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Take a tour of DTLA for Women's History Month.
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Tour DTLA for Women's History Month.

March is Women's History Month and we posted a brand new ride guide on our website to celebrate!

The Women's History Month Ride Guide is a 4.9-mile loop that connects important spaces for women throughout Downtown LA, from women-designed architecture to spaces of change for women’s rights. Check the guide on the Metro Bike Share website for more details on this route, including short descriptions about the stops along the way.

Start/End: Union Station West Portal

Length: 4.9-mile loop through Downtown LA stopping at various landmarks starting and ending at Union Station

Conditions: Easy to moderate elevation on primarily protected bike lanes in Downtown LA

Sights:

  • Los Angeles Plaza Park (Maria de Lopez)
  • Biddy Mason Memorial Park (Biddy Mason)
  • California Market Center (Norma Merrick Sklarek)
  • Herald-Examiner Building (Julia Morgan)
  • Hotel Figueroa (former YMCA funded entirely by women)
Helpful Tip: The Metro Bike Share app is an excellent co-pilot. Download the Metro Bike Share app to see the station locations as you plan your trip. You can even use it to purchase your pass and unlock Metro Bikes!
Women's History Month Ride Guide

Check out the Radical Adventure Riders!

Founded in 2017, Radical Adventure Riders (RAR) mission is moving towards enhancing gender inclusivity and racial equity in the bicycle and outdoor adventure scene to provide connection, education, resources, and support for the community and industry.

In 2021, RAR is expanding their grassroots connections by continuing to apply their energy to reaching more people and gaining more exposure for the movement through two programs: Publication and Chapters. In addition to this, their efforts will continue with the SJ Brooks Scholarships, swag, podcast (Launching Soon), Cycling Industry Pledge & Gravel Program.

You can follow @radical.adventure.riders on Instagram and learn more about the Radical Adventure Riders on their website.
Follow Radical Adventure Riders

Join a Virtual Event

If you're looking for more ways to celebrate this month from home, check out these virtual events that you can join online.

Department of Cultural Affairs

Iconic Women of Color

  • Saturday, March 18, 2021
    6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Celebrate Women's History Month with Windy Barnes as she presents Iconic Women of Color. The program is entertaining, complete with live musical selections and insightful monologues from each character portrayed. Some of these historical figures include Rosa Parks, Coretta Scott King, Harriet Tubman, Billie Holiday, Lena Horne, Aretha Franklin, and Whitney Houston.

Discover Her Story

Women's History Month Exhibits and Collections


Commemorate women's vital role in American History with The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Los Angeles Public Library

Women's History Month


Join the Los Angeles Public Library in celebrating Women's History Month. They will be hosting events, reads, and podcasts all month long, so click on the link below to get started.
For these events and more, check out our Events Calendar online!
Find More Events

Covid-19 Safety Reminders

Our field staff continues to work and maintain a bike share system that is safe, clean and reliable for those who need it. Please continue to practice the following safe riding habits when using Metro Bike Share:
  • 😷 Wear a mask when in public, when using Metro Bike Share stations and while riding in places where it is consistently difficult to maintain a safe distance from others.
  • 🧼 Always wash or sanitize your hands before and after your bike rides, and avoid touching your face.
  • 📏 Practice physical distancing between yourself and others while riding and when using a bike share station.
  • 🚫 Avoid large gatherings and gatherings of mixed households.
  • 📱 Finally, to facilitate social distancing and minimize surface contact at stations, use the Metro Bike Share app to purchase passes and unlock Metro Bikes with your smartphone.
For these tips and more, check out our Riding Tips page.
Riding Tips

Metro Bike Share is here to help!

Customer service (call or text): (844) 857-BIKE (844-857-2453)
Customer Service Hours: 7AM-10PM
Customer service email: support@bikeshare.metro.net

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