Best Places to Rent a Bike in Calgary


Thinking about renting a bike this summer? What better way to enjoy the outdoors and explore than to take advantage of all the serene bike paths and parks Calgary has to offer?! To get you on your way to pedaling away… we’ve compiled a list of the three best rental shops in #YYC!


Calgary Outdoor Centre

Located at the University of Calgary. The Calgary Outdoor Centre offers a wide variety of bike ranging between all sizes and skill levels. They supply everything from mountain bikes to tandem bikes and all things in between. The Calgary Outdoor Centre also supplies various equipment for other outdoor activities as well if you’re interested in other types of summer (and winter) fun! Keep an eye out for their used inventory for sale as well as you’re likely to find a great deal!

Address: 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4


BikeBike on 17th is the only place in Calgary to rent classic European city bikes. They offer touring bikes, cargo bikes, commuting bikes and a wide variety of accessories. These bikes are optimal for cruising street style around downtown or the near by trendy hotspot Kensington that happens to be just a short ride across the 10th Street bridge.

Address: 1501 17 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2T 0C8
Hours: Vary by date

Outlaw Sports

Rapid-Rent offers bikes for the whole family. Located on Heritage Drive SW, this area offers nearby scenic paths right next to the Elbow River and the Glenmore reservoir in either direction. If you’re looking to rent water sport accessories this is also the place to go! They offer sea-doo’s and other water devices as well for your weekend escape.

Address: 903 Heritage Dr SW, Calgary, AB T2V 2W8
Hours: Vary by date