Safe Bicycling in the Washington Area

From Capitol Hill to Chevy Chase, Safe Bicycling in the Washington Area is the best guide for easy D.C. cycling.

Dave "Mr Bike" Glowacz created this fully-illustrated book after biking the district and learning directly from Washington bikers themselves. The result: the most comprehensive and fun cycling guide for the U.S. capitol.

Safe Bicycling in the Washington Area has chapters on:

  • Fitting and equipping your bike
  • Where to park your bike
  • Traffic Basics
  • Lane positions, turning, and passing
  • Dealing with trouble situations
  • Taking your bike on transit
  • The best ways to bike on off-street paths
  • Riding at night and in bad weather