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TCNJ Bikes

In an effort to reduce the college’s commuting carbon footprint, Bonner Scholars are involved in a bike-to-campus campaign to encourage students, faculty, and staff to bike to, from, and around camps. This involve providing information about how to bike safely, where to park and repair bikes, and promotional giveaways of biking gear.

When asked what the top three actions could be taken to encourage biking campus, respondents reporting that:

  1. weather-protected bike parking on campus
  2. safer routes to campus, and
  3. secure bike storage on campus would increase biking at TCNJ.

Efforts are being made to improve the quality of bike racks on campus as well as the amount of bike racks available on campus. The link below provides information on bike racks on campus!

TCNJ Bike Rack project

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Bike registration is not mandatory but it is strongly recommended that students register their bikes with Campus PD! Bike registration is quick, free, and easy. Just fill out this form and email it to campus PD at tcnjpd@tcnj.edu . More information can be found on Campus PD’s website.

Not convinced that biking, skateboarding, and other methods of sustainable transportation can make a great impact? Here is a fun infographic for you!

Local bike shops:

Bike Shop Address Phone Distance from Campus
Trenton Bike Exchange Capitol Plaza Shopping Center: 1500 North Olden Avenue Ewing, NJ 08638 609-571-9476 3.9 mi
Knapp’s Cyclery 1761 Princeton Ave
Lawrenceville NJ 08648
609-393-1199 4.9 mi
Hart’s Cyclery & Fitness 7 New Jersey 31, Pennington, NJ 08534 609-737-3008 5.1 mi
Bike King Big Oak Shopping Center, 364 West Trenton Avenue, Morrisville, PA 19067 215-736-3350 5.7 mi
Firehouse Cycling 15 South Main Street, Yardley, PA 19067 215-321-7171 5.7 mi
Bernies Bicycle Fitness Center 111 Route 33 Hamilton, NJ 08619 609-586-5126 7.5 mi
Economy Bicycle Skateboard shop 1637 Rt. 33 Hamilton Square, NJ 08690 609-586-0150 9.4 mi
Kopp’s Cycle 8 Spring St, Princeton, NJ 609-924-1052 10.6 mi

Jay’s Cycles

249 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08540 609-924-7233 10.9 mi
Newtown Bicycle & Fitness 30 N. State St. Newtown PA 18940 215-968-3200 11.9 mi