The mission/purpose of the Friends of the Fort Collins Bicycle Program, Inc., d.b.a. Bike Fort Collins is to increase participation in active transportation and advance bicycle culture and policy changes, creating safer streets and communities, while also creating an inclusive and empowering culture for all bicyclists, regardless of ability or identity. At itsessence, More Bikes. Safe Streets.


2022 marked a return to much of our programming that had been sidelined during the pandemic. Bike Fort Collins was able to deliver on its mission (and vision) with the following program highlights:


Bike Fort Collins achieved the aforementioned Program Results in accordance with financial performance depicted below, as well as accomplished the following other organizational and operational highlights:



  • Participated in Bike to Work/Wherever Day (BTWD), hosting two stations at Summer BTWD, including the Remington Bike Count Challenge, for the second year in a row
  • For the first time since before the pandemic (2019), hosted the Bike From Work Bash following each, the Winter and Summer, BTWD
  • Hosted a sold-out Tour de Pie ride as a paid registration for the first time
  • Brought back Bike Prom for the first time since 2018 to great success, hosting over 200 paid attendees at The Lyric theater with a great band and an inaugural silent auction
  • Working with other bicycle non-profits, as beneficiaries of the event, ensured New Belgium Brewing’s Tour de Fat had all the volunteers it need to be held for the first time since before the pandemic
  • Hosted a sold-out Tour de Farms ride, with presenting sponsors HSD Law and Pedego Electric Bikes
  • Attempted to host Bike the Lights ride, but original date got postponed once due to extreme cold temperature, and the reschedule date 1-week later had to be canceled due to snow/ice.