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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

  • Let's ride! Reserve your next rental at www.AdaptiveBIKETOWN.com

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 www.AdaptiveBIKETOWN.com.

Ride Adaptive BIKETOWN!

If you want to rent an adaptive bicycle, go to the rental website to make a reservation: www.AdaptiveBIKETOWN.com. 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, elizabeth.hormann@portlandoregon.gov, (503) 823-5086


2017 Adaptive BIKETOWN Pilot Recap

Adaptive BIKETOWN infographic - 2017 by the numbers.

Adaptive BIKETOWN FAQ

Answers to common questions about the pilot project

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

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

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