And the next member of the rental fleet… Meet Nori! She may be as unassuming and green as her seaweed namesake, but this medium-size women’s hybrid is a reliable and versatile seaside ride. Who knows what hidden charms she may reveal! Check out the Bike Rental page to see some of the other spiffy refurbished …

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Meet the next member of the rental fleet! Jonathon Livingston Seagull, from outward appearances, seems to fit in with the rest of the flock with his casual, comfortable upright riding position. But secretly he wants to fly at great speeds with his slick hybrid street tires. Set him free and ride up 133!

Are you ready for summer? Is your bike? Opening day for Big Mike’s Bikes pop-up bike shop Friday, May 31 at 11:00 a.m.!   Come find the Magic Van at the Stage Fort Park Visitor Center for repairs, service and accessories. Hours: Fridays and Saturdays, 11–6* Plus most Thursdays while the Cape Ann Farmer’s Market is …

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Next up in the BMB Rental Fleet is Cassie, a strong and supple women’s hybrid named for the legendary sea serpent who some say dwells in Casco Bay, off Portland, Maine. Check out the startling anecdotal evidence for this mysterious creature here . . . and then reserve her namesake for a day of Cape …

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Moving into a new phase for the shop! I’ve been getting a lot of requests for bike rentals, something that’s been missing in Gloucester for a while. My hope is that this will help more people — both visitors and locals — get outside and enjoy our beautiful area. So starting soon, bikes will be available …

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This is Sylvia, a customer’s Merlin Camena. She loves to get around Cape Ann, and we’re gonna let you guess all the spots she’s visited. To enter your guess, just comment below, message me on Facebook or Instagram, or email via the contact form. Whoever gets the most right over the spring/summer wins a free …

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