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Bike Rental Program

This program allows SUNY Plattsburgh student’s one-day rentals of bikes free of charge. Bikes may be used for personal transportation or recreation. Bike trails are located on campus and a trail map is available.


The SUNY Plattsburgh Bike Rental Program is located at the Recreation Office on the third floor of Memorial Hall.

What Equipment Do We Have?

SUNY Plattsburgh Recreation Department has designed a state of the art bike storage room on the first floor of Memorial Hall complete with bike racks and size charts. Our fleet currently contains:

  • 20 mountain bikes
  • 20 locks and
  • 20 helmets.

The SUNY Plattsburgh Bike Rental Program rents out bicycles of three different sizes (small, medium and large) according to the renters height. A bike lock with a set code will be given upon bike rental. The option of renting a helmet is available but not required.

To check on availability, please call (518) 564-4159.

Who is Eligible?

Currently enrolled full-time undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff at SUNY Plattsburgh. This program is not open to the general public.

How Do I Rent a Bike?

It’s easy! Just stop into the Bike rental room on the third floor of Memorial Hall and ask the office staff to help you rent a bike! There are no requirements besides a valid college ID card. The cost for rental is FREE!

Rental Hours for getting a bike:  

Seasonal:    12:00pm -2:00pm  Starting in August 27th around October 15th 

  • Bikes must be returned the same day they are rented.

Return Policy:

  1. All bikes must be returned on the same the day that you receive the bike. A late fee of $10 will be applied if the bike is late.
  2. Students are responsible for damage to the bike whole the bike was in their care. Fees will be charged if damage exists above normal wear and tear.



Contact Information

Karen Waterbury, Recreational Sports Director
312 Memorial Hall
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh NY 12901

Phone: (518) 564-4150
Fax: (518) 564-4155