Official Rules and Regulations:


  1. Cyclists must be 16 years old, or older, with a valid form of identification.
  2. Cyclists must leave identification with Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill while bike is in use.
  3. Cyclists must completely fill out and turn in the Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill Waiver.
  4. Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill hours are subject to hours of operation for each given location.
  5. Bikes are to be returned in the same condition issued.
  6. Cyclists are responsible for all undisclosed damages, including but not limited to :
    1. Lost or stolen bike, or bike parts
    2. Flat tires, bent rims, broken spokes
    3. Any damage that would otherwise render the bike inoperable
  7. Cyclists are required to report any damage to the bike during use.
  8. Cyclists not returning Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill bikes and equipment by the close of the day will be reported to the local police department.
  9. Bicycling activities involve risks and dangers of serious bodily injury, including permanent disability, paralysis and death. Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill assumes no responsibility for any injury resulting from the use of program bicycles.
  10. Cyclists are encouraged to wear helmets. Helmets are offered by Bike Pottstown/Bike Schuylkill and are available upon request.
  11. Cyclists must obey all PA laws and regulations governing bicycles and their use.Pennsylvania Bicycle Driver’s Manual is available to view online.