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Bike Chattanooga celebrates 100,000th trip 2 years after program started


CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee — Chattanooga's bicycle transit system is celebrating a milestone: 100,000 trips.

According to the Chattanooga Times Free Press (, the Bike Chattanooga Bicycle Transit System says the trip was made Wednesday morning.

Bike Chattanooga members pay an annual fee and receive a key to unlock and use any of 300 bicycles found at 33 downtown stations. People can also purchase a 24-hour pass to use the bikes. The program started in July 2012.

Bike Chattanooga says riders have traveled 416,850 miles and burned 17.9 million calories.

Information from: Chattanooga Times Free Press,

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