E-biking is in Your Future

WELCOME TO THE LARGEST E-BIKING COMMUNITY IN THE UNITED STATES

As featured by the BBC and New York Times


My Next Car is an E-bike

What will yours be?

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Whether you're a seasoned e-bike rider or just starting out, our community in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area is inclusive and welcoming to all. The goal of E-bike Lovers is to promote the use of e-bikes as a means of sustainable transportation and foster a love for the e-biking lifestyle. 

Recent E-bike Posts

Download our free checklist (PDF) to ensure you purchase a high-quality, safe, and suitable e-bike and follow our recommendations to avoid buying a product that doesn’t meet your needs.

2,000+ Miles of E-bike Lovers' Curated Trails

We proudly maintain the largest trail repository for e-bike lovers in partnership with RideWithGPS. We have e-biked them all. We love them, so will you. Click on any route for more information.

Interested in e-biking with us? Visit E-bike Lovers' free RideWithGPS Club page for free turn-by-turn directions for over 2,000+ miles of curated e-bike trails.



E-bike Lovers Goes Cross-Country

We e-biked across America for a fundraiser. The tour started on April 2 and was completed after 4,685+ miles four months later. We have designed a brand-new route that starts in Washington DC and ends in San Francisco.

Dr. Gregory F. Maassen, founder of E-bike Lovers, raised over $184,000 for the Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy by e-biking 4,685.8 Miles = 7541.1 KM across the United States.

Win a Free $80 E-bike Lovers Custom-Designed Jersey

Thank you all for ordering T-shirts and jerseys. The shop is now closed. 

To win a free E-bike Lovers Primal Wear top-quality jersey, you needed to order a jersey through the online shop. The winner of a free jersey was announced in March 2022 during this event.

Product Reviews

An E-biking Opportunity of a Lifetime: E-bike the C&O Canal Towpath with E-bike Lovers

2024 Schedule

Friday, 6 September 2024: Arrival in Cumberland from Washington DC and overnight
Saturday, 7 September 2024: Cumberland to Hancock - 61 miles
Sunday, 8 September 2024: Hancock - Williamsport (Hagerstown) - 32 miles
Monday, 9 September 2024: Williamsport (Hagerstown) - Brunswick - 47 miles
Tuesday, 10 September 2024: Brunswick - Washington DC - 55 miles

Book accommodation soon in Hancock (Berkely Springs), Williamsport (Hagerstown), and especially Brunswick as options are limited.

READ MORE ABOUT THE TOUR

E-bike Lovers E-bike Shop Survey

Are you happy with your bike shop? What makes you want to come back to the shop? 


Is the "Internet-e-bike" you bought serviced by your local e-bike shop? What happens when you service an e-bike, and it gets lost?

E-bike Documentary

A story of the electric bicycle in the United States 

Nathan Merris

Regional Representative - E-bike Lovers

We deliver miles of smiles.

We organize bike rides and social events

Books and Movies

Looking for a book and movie Zoom-club to join? Read our books and watch movies for inspiration and motivation, and meet other like-minded people in a positive, nurturing environment.

E-bike Lovers MeetUp - Self-Guided Biking Events

Get on your electric bicycle (e-bike) and join others in exploring the DC Metropolitan Area. We use our electric bicycles on trails between 15-25 miles (sometimes longer) in DC, Maryland and Virginia. Click here to join us on Meetup.

Self-guided Tours

Download our e-bike friendly trail sheets with self-guided directions and jump on your e-bike to explore the DC Metropolitan Area.

Special Events

Relive your e-biking experiences and highlights, and meet others during our special events announced on our Meetup page.

E-bike Lovers

My next car is an e-bike

We are the only and largest e-biking group in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia

We keep track of E-bike regulations and technology

e-bike Accessories

We review e-bike accessories available through Amazon's Affiliate Program. Accessories are reviewed after a minimum of 500 miles on our e-bikes.

where to e-bike

The many jurisdictions in DC, Maryland and Virginia have different e-bike regulations and restrictions. We keep track of legislative developments so you can focus on e-biking.

Education

Learn more about the maintenance of your e-bike, safety, e-bike classifications, technology, equipment, and legislation in partnership with E-bike Lovers' partner organizations.

opportunities

Become a team member

Editors  and writers

Do you have good writing and editing skills? Join our editorial board


E-bike trail coordinator

Interested in coordinating e-biking events? Join our group of trail coordinators


Event organizers

Love to meet other people? Join our team of event organizers