Bike-Friendly Business Application

Join the PA Route 6 Bike-Friendly Business Program

Thank you for your interest in joining the PA Route 6 Bike-Friendly Business Program. Before filling out this application, please ensure that you meet the basic criteria listed below. Once you’ve submitted the application, please allow PA Route 6 Alliance up to 30 days to approve your business, add the listing to the website, and send you a welcome packet. 

To Be Approved as “Bike-Friendly,” a Business Must:

  • Be a current member of their County’s Convention & Visitor’s Bureau (CVB)
  • Be friendly and welcoming to bicycling visitors
  • Provide hospitality training to all staff and ensure all staff can answer questions about cycling PA Route 6 and surrounding areas
  • Provide at least 3 of the following:
    • Bike cleaning station
    • Bike floor pump and tools for repair and/or bike mechanic available to hire
    • Bike maps and area information
    • Complementary lock for bikes while at the business 
    • Designated bike parking area in close proximity (bike rack, secure courtyard)
    • Electronic charging available for devices 
    • Free water bottle refill 
    • Long-term vehicle parking for visitors taking multi-day bicycling trips
    • Public restroom 
    • Shipping available for customer purchases 
    • Wifi
  • Lodging properties must provide secure and dry bike parking for overnight guests, by allowing bikes in guest rooms or providing space in a locked storage room.
  • Camping properties must accommodate bicyclists who arrive by bike without a reservation. If full, this could mean allowing bicyclists to set up their tent for one night in a day-use area.

Download the PA Route 6 Bike-Friendly Business Checklist for more detailed information and to prepare for the application form below.

 More Information

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