Bicycling Magazine has ranked Austin, TX at #13 on the list of America’s Top 50 Bike-Friendly Cities. With a population of nearly 800,000, Austin was recognized for adding 35 miles of bike lanes and paths in 2011, including Lance Armstrong Bikeway. The 7-time Tour de France champion and local native has become the cornerstone of the cycling scene in Austin. And if that isn’t enough, be sure to check out the Austin Bike Zoo.
Well done, Austin. Well done!