Bike

A sustainable and healthy way to get around campus and the community.
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UW-Stout and the Menomonie community are great places for biking. If you're interested in biking, we offer a number of amenities for you.

Bike Friendly University signageBike Friendly University

UW-Stout is a Bike Friendly University! In 2016, we earned this designation from the League of American Bicyclists. The BFU designation recognizes universities that promote and provide a more bikeable campus for students, staff, and visitors. 

StoutBikes bike shareStoutBikes Bike Share Program

Need A Bike? We Got You Covered! With StoutBikes, students can rent a bike for a semester, year, summer, or weekend for a very low cost. All bike rentals include lights, locks, and helmets for your safety and the safety of your bike. Rentals are offered through Stout Adventures.

  • Yearly Rental: $50
  • Semester Rental: $30
  • Summer Rental: $30
  • Weekend Rental: $10
Reserve your bike at Stout Adventures today!

Bike shelterBike Parking

We have a number of bike parking options for you! Bike racks all over campus allow students and employees to conveniently park their bikes outside of campus buildings. And our bike shelters and lockers are great place to park during rain and snow.

On-campus students can rent bike lockers through University Housing. Off-campus students and employees can rent bike lockers through the Memorial Student Center and the Sustainability Office by filling out our Bike Locker Rental Request

Bike FixtationBike Fix Stations

Need to pump up your tires or adjust your seat? We have bike fix stations located all around campus and help bikers prop up their bikes and give them a quick fix.

These fix stations come equipped with all the tools you'll need to get your bike back into riding condition. They also feature air pumps with free air. 

Biking (and Walking) Incentive Programs for Faculty and Staff

Police & Parking offers incentives for faculty and staff who bike (or walk) to campus. Enroll in the program and receive: 

  • 8 free day permits per semester, per rider
  • Discounted day permits after the first 8
  • Discounted weekly permits during winter months
Learn more or enroll in the program.