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Where Can I Find: Biking Resources

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As part of the Newcomers Issue, City Pulse compiled several lists under the title “Where Can I Find…” These lists are meant as a brief guide for people unfamiliar with Lansing.

 

Riverfront Cycle

507 E. Shiawasee St., Lansing

Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat. 10 a.m.– 5 p.m.

Closed Sundays

A bike shop has existed on this corner since the ’40s, with the current owner going back about 35 years. It fixes and sells used and new bikes, especially Giant brand. They also rent bikes.

Velocipede Peddler

Brookfield Plaza

1353 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing

Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sun. Noon- 5 p.m.

Carries a wide selection of bikes from road bikes to cruisers and recumbent trikes. Voted “Best Bicycle Shop” in Lansing’s City Pulse Top of the Town contest.

Lansing Bike Co-Op

1715 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing

Mon.,Wed., Fri. 5 –8 p.m.

The bicycle co-operative is owned by the biking community and offers low-cost repairs and advice on fixing bikes, using mostly reclaimed and donated parts.

MSU Bikes Service Center

Bessey Hall

434 Farm Lane, East Lansing

Mon. 10 a.m.– 6 p.m.

Tues.–Fri. 10 a.m. –5 p.m.

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Year-round bicycle rentals, sales and service to the campus community and visitors. The air station outside the center is open for 24 hours.

Spin Bicycle Shop

206 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing

Mon.– Fri. 10 a.m.–6 p.m.1

Sat. 10 a.m.– 4 p.m.

Closed Sundays

Old Town bike shop with new bikes, including Cannondale and Jamis. The location also sells recumbent trikes.

The Bike Shop

303 M.A.C. Ave., East Lansing

Mon.–Thurs.10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fri. 10 a.m.– 6 p.m.

Sun.-Sat. 11 a.m. –6 p.m.

Bike store in downtown East Lansing has a strong focus on BMX bikes.

Denny’s Central Park Bicycles

1805 Central Park Drive, Okemos

Mon. –Fri. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Tues. – Wed., Sat. 10 a.m. –6 p.m.

Thurs. 9 a.m. –5 p.m.

Closed Sundays

Denny’s is a third-generation family business going back 70 years with locations in East Lansing, Lansing and Delta Township, and now the shop in Okemos.

Evergreen Cycles & Repair

545 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing

Mon.– Fri. 10 a.m. 6 p.m.

Sat.10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This location is best known for carrying Cervelo and Norco bikes. The shop not only fixes bikes, it has a self-serve repair stand with tools that can be used for free.

American Cycle & Fitness

2243 W. Grand River Ave, Okemos

669 E. Saginaw Hwy, Grand Ledge

Mon.– Sat. 10 a.m. -6 p.m.

Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Trek bicycles are sold here.

Scooter’s Pro Cycle

2169 Cedar St., Holt

Mon.– Fri. 10 a.m. –7 p.m.

Tues. –Thurs.10 a.m.– 6 p.m.

Sat. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Closed Sundays

Scooter’s is a full-service shop in Holt. Also sells bikes built in shop from the components.

Eric’s Cycling & Fitness Center

6070 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd

Mon. –Friday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed Sundays

Full service bike shop serving the south side of Lansing. Carries a wide variety of brands.

Dicker & Deal Secondhand Store

2408 S. Cedar St, Lansing

Mon.–Sat. 9 a.m.– 6 p.m.

Sun. Noon –5 p.m.

710 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing

Mon. –Sat. 10 a.m.– 6 p.m.

Sun. Noon –5 p.m.

This secondhand store offer used bikes for various ages and sizes.

Bikeworks

13169 Schavey Road, Dewitt

Mon.–Fri. 11 a.m.– 8 p.m.

Sat. 11 a.m.6 p.m.

Sun. Noon – 5 p.m.

Full-service shop serving DeWitt.

Dunham’s Sports, Frandor Shopping Center

3301 E. Michigan Ave.

Mon.–Fri. 9 a.m. –9:30 p.m.

Sat. 8 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Sun.9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Lansing Mall

5184 W. Saginaw Highway, Lansing

Mon.– Sat. 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Sun. noon - 6 p.m.

With two locations in Lansing, this chain sporting goods store sells bicycles as well as biking accessories.

Dick’s Sporting Goods, Eastwood Towne Center

2801 Preyde Blvd

Mon. - Sat. 9 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Sun. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Meridian Mall

1982 W. Grand River Ave. Suite 310, Okemos

Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Sun. 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The chain sporting goods store is located at two high-traffic malls in the area, and is stocked with bicycles and accessories.

 

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