Biking at Michigan Tech

Resources

Rent From OAP

Michigan Tech's Outdoor Adventure Program has a number of bikes, helmets, and other equipment available to be rented by students, faculty, staff, and the general community. Contact oap@mtu.edu or stop by their rental center to learn about inexpensive rental opportunities.

HuskyHealth

The HuskyHealth benefits provide incentives to Michigan Tech employees who participate in wellness activities or programs and track their physical activity, participation, or nutrition. Contact benefits@mtu.edu to learn more about how you can receive incentives for bicycling.

Shower Facilities

Feeling sweaty after a ride around campus? There are a number of shower facilities on campus that are available to use. Below is a list of the different locations on campus. We will continue to update with more information. 

Building Number Building Name Room Location Notes
3 Lakeshore Center Next to the west stairwell  
4 ROTC Building    
12 Minerals & Materials Engineering Building 228  
17 J.R. Van Pelt Library  Garden Level Two gender neutral and handicap accessible private showers are freely available for employees in students near the north-side restrooms on basement floor. Lockers are also available. 
18 U.J. Noblet Forestry and Wood Prod. 1st Floor Across the hallway from 104
19 Chemical Sciences and Engr Building Basement and Sub-basement Men's showers and lockers are in the basement. The Women's shower and lockers are in the basement. Contact Stefan Wisniewski sgwisniw@mtu.edu for use.
20 R. L. Smith Building Basement Men's custodial locker, through men's restroom
24 Student Development Complex 1st Floor Membership required
37 Wadsworth Hall Ground Floor Membership required
50 Gates Tennis Center 1st Floor Membership required
52 Portage Lake Golf Course Clubhouse 1st Floor Membership required
95 ATDC 1st Floor Across the hallway from the main men's and women's restrooms
100 Great Lakes Research Center 1st Floor near west stairwell Contact mdabbott@mtu.edufor locker availability.

Report an Issue

If you notice any issues on campus, such as a pothole, broken bike rack, or slippery conditions, please contact Facilities Management at 906-487-2303 or 906-487-SNOW (7669).