“Provincetown is the most bicycle-friendly town I have experienced in the U.S.” 

Lovely Bicycle


2018 Bicycle Friendly Community Award


The Bicycle Committee is pleased to announce that the Town of Provincetown has been designated as a Silver-level Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) by the League of American Bicyclists.

Provincetown is the smallest town awarded in this nationwide round of applications and joins eleven other Massachusetts towns and cities honored by the BFC program.

The Silver-level award ranks Provincetown at the same level as Nantucket and Boston and as the first Silver community on Cape Cod.

Provincetown’s BFC Report Card (124k PDF) »
Bicycle Friendly Community Program »

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What makes Provincetown Bicycle Friendly?

Culture & History

Bike culture is an indicator of how normal it is to ride a bike and to see others on their bikes. You can see Provincetown’s culture of everyday bicycling reflected in its music, art, and history.

Culture & History Facts »

Safety & Ridership

We’ve compiled lots of details on our year-round ridership, peak bike counts in the summer, crash statistics, and our low-stress bike network.

Safety & Ridership Stats »

Planning, Projects, & Policies

Town is committed to bicycling through planning, designing, and funding new bicycle projects. Many policies are already in place to support these initiatives.

Learn More »

Outreach & Education

The town’s Bicycle Committee and Police Department host and participate in events to engage with residents and visitors, have active online presences, and provide free safety gear and information. 

How we engage the community »