Annapolis By Bike offers visitors to Annapolis a unique environmental and historical experience as you pedal around the 300-year-old national landmark on a bicycle, checking out a wide assortment of environmental projects and learning about one of America’s most colorful historic colonial-era cities located along the shores of the majestic Chesapeake Bay.
You can take this unique tour for one low cost or you can rent a bike from us for an additional charge. Tour and rental cost includes helmet.
If you have your own bike, the cost for the tour is $45.
The cost for renting a bike is an additional $45 (per bike).
We ride at a very leisurely pace and stop at many attractions which are conveniently spaced every five to ten minutes apart. So, you don't need to be a great cyclist to comfortably complete the ride and the bikes are a breeze to master.
Your guide is local legend and celebrated Chesapeake Bay author and story teller, Steve Carr, who will spice up your ride with the latest juicy town gossip and political intrigue, the inside boating scuttlebutt from America’s sailing capital, and the history you never hear about on those other tours. Steve will have you laughing the whole way, while riding along the scenic waterways of Annapolis, spinning his yarns and telling it like it really is ... and was.
To read Steve's writings about nature and beyond, please go to: www.bystevecarr.blogspot.com
Mr. Parker Jones, the owner of Capital Bicycle, provides Specialized bikes and helmets ($45 per bike per person) for those who who do not own their own bikes, or have no way to transport their bikes to Annapolis. Bike rentals are not available for those not taking the tour.
Capital Bicycle has been in business in Annapolis since 1970, and is a SPECIALIZED Concept Store, offering a full range of service and products. Capital Bicycle is located at 436 Chinquapin Round Road in Annapolis. Mr. Jones can be contacted at (410) 626-2197, or on the Capital Bicycle website at: www.capitalbicycle.com
Along the way, you will get to look at and learn about the many different urban environmental initiatives undertaken by the City of Annapolis, as you leisurely ride along the Colonial Annapolis Maritime Trail, an officially designated segment of the East Coast Greenway Trail, running from Maine to Florida.
This isn't yet another tour where you get fed the standard re-fried beans, it's an EXPERIENCE you will never forget!
To book an unforgettable ride, or to reserve a brand new, easy to ride, 3-speed hybrid SPECIALIZED rental bicycle specifically fitted to your height & weight, please e-mail your friendly tour guide Steve Carr at email@example.com or give him a call at (410) 279-8455 and leave a message.
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