Whether you’re looking to stay in shape, breathe in the fresh air, care for the environment or just get from place to place, biking is a practical and affordable activity to enjoy with friends, with family or solo. It is also a great way to increase flexibility, strength, balance and endurance without being too difficult on the joints and body, so it is no wonder that biking as transportation has become so popular in recent years.
Considering all the benefits of cycling, it is clear why bike-friendly communities are some of the most sought-after neighborhoods for new home buyers. Being able to ride to nearby parks, restaurants, shopping, schools, activities, scenic trails and more ensures that you are appreciating the best that your community has to offer.
If you’re interested in communities with bike trails, bike shares and more, we have numerous neighborhoods that could suit your lifestyle.
Entrada Del Rio – Sahuarita, AZ
Residents of Entrada Del Rio will not only appreciate access to nine parks and 17 miles of walking and cycling trails, but also access to resort-style amenities, such as a splash park, a dog park, a community garden, a city center, a social coordinator and much more.
Middlefield at Delaney Park – Oakley, CA
Located in beautiful Oakley, California, Middlefield at Delaney Park offers close proximity to a lake, a park and trails. Possibly the most notable trail in the area, the 14-mile-long Marsh Creek Regional Trail wraps around Marsh Creek and through farmlands, providing a tranquil and stunning cycling experience.
Southshore – Aurora, CO
Situated along the 800-acre Aurora Reservoir, the impressive Southshore masterplan offers access to an array of amenities, including parks, trails, aquatic activities and easy access to the reservoir. Bike around the breathtaking lake or to nearby shops and restaurants.
Cobblestone Ranch – Castle Rock, CO
Finding your dream home in Castle Rock, Colorado, means that outdoor recreation is never in short supply. Residents of the popular Cobblestone Ranch masterplan enjoy access to over 600 acres of open space and exciting amenities, such as playgrounds, tennis courts and trails.
Tributary – Jacksonville, FL
Nestled near the Four Creeks State Forest, Tributary is an exciting new masterplan with lots of outdoor recreation, bike trails and an array of other luxurious amenities. Discover a splendid selection of floor plans with a variety of structural and design options to fit your lifestyle.
Cadence – Henderson, NV
Henderson’s popular masterplan, Cadence, boasts hundreds of acres of open space, parks, trails and a bike-share program, as well as other resort-style amenities and an impressive lineup of homes with hundreds of options for personalization. Residents also enjoy close proximity to shopping, dining and more.
North Creek – Gig Harbor, WA
Located near McCormick Forest Park and the popular Cushman trail, North Creek is a community teeming with outdoor recreation opportunities. Discover an impressive collection of floor plans with inviting open layouts and an array of design options to suit your specific taste.
Magnolia Heights – Washougal, WA
Magnolia Heights rests on a hill a stone’s throw away from the Columbia River Gorge. This charming community boasts close proximity to several mountain biking trails at Lacamas Regional Park. Residents also appreciate nearby shopping and dining in downtown Camas, as well as an impressive selection of ranch and two-story homes.
Did you know that you can search for bike-friendly communities and other desired amenities on our website?
You may know that you can use our filters to find homes with specific features like bed and bath count, but you can also use them to further narrow your search results. After you search for a city, county, school district, zip code or floor plan, you can opt for communities that have bike trails, bike sharing or any other community amenities that we offer.
Find out more about how to filter your search results on our website here!
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