Cycling in Boston

Cycling in Boston

Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles with an estimated population of 673,184 in 2016, making it the largest city in the New England region of the northeastern United States.

Boston has a humid continental climate that borders a humid subtropical climate or a temperate oceanic climate with some maritime influence. Summers are typically warm to hot, rainy, and humid, while winters oscillate between periods of cold rain and snow, with cold temperatures. Spring and fall are usually mild, with varying conditions dependent on wind direction and jet stream positioning.

Cycling in Boston has been a popular activity since the late 19th century for both recreation and commuting, and it has grown in popularity in recent years, aided by improving cycling infrastructure. It is especially prevalent around the campuses of the numerous universities in the city. Different areas in Boston have varying degrees of bike friendliness.

Boston provides you with picturesque roads and directions. There are many passionate cyclists in the area and you can find any group to ride with. Boston has enough rollers to keep your ride interesting.


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