Biking is a great way to stay fit and sightsee, but it can be dangerous when you’re riding on the road with cars or on crowded biking paths. There is no way to totally avoid accidents but taking steps to make yourself more visible when cycling can help you stay safe when you’re out enjoying a ride. Keep these safety tips in mind to ensure that you’re as safe as possible when you’re cycling.
Biking is a popular form of transportation in Austin; our city is small, so that makes biking from one place to another relatively easy and manageable. Even so, there are certain rules of the road that you need to be aware of to keep yourself and others safe.
If you like having your bike attached to your wheels, here is a comprehensive list of tried-and-true ways to prevent your bike from being stolen.