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CWU Bike Month Events

Bike2Campus Day 2022

Description: Bike to Work Day is an annual event that promotes the bicycle as an option for commuting to work. Here at CWU we celebrate with Bike to Campus Day. Hop on your bike and ride to campus for class or work. We'll have coffee, bike registration, and basic bike maintenance. Stop by anytime between 7:30 and 10:00 AM!

Date: Friday, May 20th

Time: 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Location: OPR Patio

FREE Bicycle Maintenance Clinics

Description: The free maintenance clinic will take place outside OPR on OPR’s patio. The Recycle Shop will be on campus hosting the free clinic and performing bicycle adjustments. Bring your bike to this clinic.

Dates: Thursdays, May 5, 12, 19 & 26

Time: 11 am to 1 pm

Location: OPR 

Cost: FREE


City of Ellensburg Bike Month: calendar of events 


Biking on Campus and in Ellensburg:

Getting around Ellensburg:

  • Central Transit - a fare-free, 7 day a week (except holidays) public transit service provided by the City of Ellensburg, with support from Central Washington University and HopeSource. All buses feature wheelchair accessibility and bicycle racks.

CWU Ellensburg now has several options for regional transportation:

  • Flixbus - the Flixbus stops on E 10th Ave, directly north of the Starbucks and has routes to Spokane, Snoqualmie Pass, Seattle, and Tacoma.
  • Yakima-Ellensburg Commuter - This traditional commuter bus travels Yakima to Ellensburg several times a day and stops at Safeway near CWU.
  • Greyhound - Bus routes to several cities from Loves truck stop in Ellensburg (approximately 3 miles from CWU). 
  • Bellair Airporter - This small bus travels from Yakima to SeaTac daily and picks up at Starbucks on E 10th Ave.