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Bike Rentals

Plan Your Next Cycling Adventure

Interested in riding the trail and don't have a bike or just don't want to haul it? Visiting the area and want to explore our beautiful trails on two wheels? You're in luck! We have the best riding, dependable and safe, high-quality, e-assist bike in the industry ready for you to rent. You don't want an e-bike you say? The Skid Loader pedals great as a 10 speed with all assist turned off, or choose one of 4 levels of assistance while pedaling.

Meet the Surly Skid Loader.  Designed from the ground up with the best e-assist system (Bosch Cargo Line with a range of over 50 miles dependent on how much power is human delivered) available using Surly's smooth riding CroMoly steel, a dependable 10 speed wide-range drivetrain and powerful 4 piston hydraulic disc brakes. Our bikes feature a thumb lever adjustable seatpost to accommodate riders of all heights. Large 27.5" wheels with 2.5" wide tires offer great stability and the ability to run at lower tire pressure to soak up the bumps. Our fleet is well maintained by highly trained mechanics and tuned for a great ride.

We offer the best insider information on local riding spots that you'll find anywhere. We also have all of the gear that you may need for a fantastic ride or tour, including nutrition and hydration solutions.

Bike Rental includes:

Surly Skid Loader complete with rear rack 

1 water bottle cage

Keyed lock to be used whenever bike is unattended

Helmet (must be worn when riding rental bikes)

*Panniers also available for an additional cost

Rental Rates:

$125/day (8 hours -  8am-4pm)

$80/half day (4 hours -  12-4pm)

Please reserve in advance via email at for best chance of availability

Bikes may only be ridden from Soulshine Cyclery OR delivered by Soulshine Cyclery to designated trailheads on the Paul Bunyan and Heartland Trails, one way shuttles are also available for up to 6 people (Start/end at Soulshine Cyclery and be shuttled to the other end), customers are not permitted to haul rental bikes in/on vehicles or racks

Riders must be 18 years old or older and helmets are required 

Reserve Your Bike

While we can occasionally accept walk-ins, contacting us ahead of time to make your reservation is the best way to ensure that we have a bike ready for you in the correct size as soon as you arrive at our shop.

Did You Fall in Love?

If you rent a bike and decide that you can’t live without it, we’ll gladly put your rental fee towards the purchase of a new bike. Take home a new bicycle within 30 days of your bike rental and we’ll credit you up to 2 days worth of rental fees!