To help slow the spread of COVID-19, Governors Island’s 2020 public opening has been delayed. Learn more about our COVID-19 response.

Governors Island offers 7 miles of car free biking! Bring your own bike or rent one from Blazing Saddles near Liggett Terrace or Citi Bike at the ferry landings.

Blazing Saddles

Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours is proud to be back for their 6th season on Governors Island. Biking is the best way to see and enjoy all that Governors Island has to offer, including miles of car-free bike paths, historic sites, and stunning views.

Blazing Saddles offers visitors over 500 bikes and 60 surreys for rental, and on weekday mornings offers an hour of free cruiser bike rentals. For the 2019 season, the fleet has been expanded to include pedal cars, scooters, and balance bikes for families with small children. Come visit Blazing Saddles and bike the Island!

Free Bike Mornings allows visitors to borrow a bike from Blazing Saddles for free for up to one hour every weekday between 10 AM and noon.

Find out more here.

Citi Bike

Three Citi Bike docking stations are located on Governors Island! Use your Citi Bike membership at the docking stations near Soissons Landing, Yankee Pier or Picnic Point.