Biking & Moped Riding
Island Bike & Moped
Biking is a great, environmentally friendly way to check out Block Island. Due to our small size the island can be toured in a day by bicycle. Rent you bike for a couple of days to make it your mode of transportation. Island Bike and Moped offers mountain bikes, touring bikes, kids seats and trailers as well as helmets for all ages. Reserve your bike or moped while booking your room on Block Island Reservation’s website and recieve 30% off the on island rate. Rates posted on the website reflect this 30% off discount.
Tour the island on a moped for a leisurely day of sight seeing. Block Island’s speed limit is 25 mph so you wont feel rushed as you take in all the beautiful scenery. Make your way to the beach, lighthouses, bluffs and then stop for lunch at one of the great restaurants in Old Harbor. Mopeds are rented at Island Bike & Moped directly behind the Harborside Inn in Old Harbor.
Reserve your bike or moped with your accommodations on this website and receive 30% off online only rate. Click on “Reservations” to get started.
You can reserve in advance over the phone by calling 401-466-2700.
Self Guided Bike Tour
Try the new self guided bicycle tour on Block Island! This tour is great for all ages and totally free. Simply scan the QR code markers with your smart phone starting at the Visitor Center on Water Street in Old Harbor. This will prompt a short video narrated by Jessica Willi, the Executive Director of the Block Island Tourism Council. The tour takes you to lighthouses, bluffs, beaches and the Abram’s Animal farm giving you history and fun facts about where you are. You will be taken on a 7.5 mile loop with nine stops. There is an option to explore the North end of the island as well adding 8.5 miles to your trip. See Block Island’s most beautiful landscapes in a day or break it up into two. Find out more about this tour at www.so-new.org/tour/block-island-bicycle-tour.