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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

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Adaptive BIKETOWN Pilot

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Welcome to Adaptive BIKETOWN

We're back for a full riding season! Adaptive BIKETOWN's fleet includes handcycles, foot-powered trikes, tandems, and youth-sized cycles. Adaptive bikes will be available to rent
May 1 through October 31, 2019. 

 Learn more and reserve your rental at

Ride Adaptive BIKETOWN!

If you want to rent an adaptive bicycle, go to the rental website to make a reservation: PBOT selected Kerr Bikes as its bike shop partner to provide adaptive bicycles for short term rentals. Learn more about the project on our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Rental location:

Map of Kerr Bikes, near OMSI

Kerr Bikes (near OMSI)
Eastbank Esplanade, 1945 SE Water Ave, Building B
Portland, OR  97214

Open Hours:

Wednesday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

If you’d like to rent a bike outside of these hours, please make a reservation at least five days in advance of your desired rental date. Our bike shop operator, Kerr Bikes, will do their best to accommodate your request.  

PBOT Staff Contact: Liz Hormann,, (503) 823-5086

2017 Adaptive BIKETOWN Pilot Recap

Adaptive BIKETOWN infographic - 2017 by the numbers.

2018 Adaptive BIKETOWN Flyer

Flyer summarizing project for customers

Every One Rides - Adaptive Cycle Event

Join us at Sunday Parkways! June 24, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Harper’s Playground at Arbor Lodge Park 2525 N Dekum St., Portland

More Adaptive Bicycling Resources

City of Portland and community programs to support people with disabilities interested in adaptive bicycling

Open House Adaptive Bicycle Rental Pilot Open House

April 25, 2017: Learn about Portland’s 2017 adaptive bike rental pilot and provide PBOT feedback on project design


Answers to common questions about the pilot project

Citylab - Portland wants to make bike share accessible to disabled riders

A March 2017 story in The Atlantic's Citylab about Portland's Adaptive Bicycle Rental Pilot

LA Times - Portland's bike-share program was called exclusive - here's what it's doing about it.

April 2017 profile by the LA Times on Portland's Adaptive Bike PIlot Project