Find bike routes that match the way you ride.

Share your cycling knowledge with the community.

Thanks for using Cyclopath!

We are sorry to say that we have shut down Cyclopath. We thank you for your support over the years! Cyclopath was not only a resource for the Twin Cities bicycling community, but it was a research platform that facilitated computer science education at the University of Minnesota, and contributed to our scientific understanding of geographical information systems and social computing.

Contact Us

Cyclopath was operated by GroupLens Research at the University of Minnesota

Source Code

Cyclopath source code at GitHub



Cyclopath Contributors

Financial support

The National Science Foundation, grants IIS 05-34692 and IIS 06-26930.

Geographic seed data provided by


The Cyclopath concept originated in discussions with Doug Shidell, Little Transport Press.


Geocoding (address to location translation) by Microsoft Virtual Earth group.

Alpha testers

We also thank our 200+ alpha testers, who helped test Cyclopath in its early stages of development. We appreciate particularly the diligent efforts of:

The Cyclopath community

Last but not least, Cyclopath worked only because of the attention and care of its user community -- that means you.