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About Us

Blimp City Bike and Hike is Your Akron Based Bike Shop

Founded in 2009, we are a full-service, family-owned bicycle shop dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and competitive pricing. In addition to offering a full range of quality bicycles, we provide bike rentals and cycling accessories. Our comprehensive repair services include fine-tuning your bike to meet your comfort and recreation needs.

“Akron’s Gateway To The Towpath”

Just South of Towpath Mile Marker 32 on the Towpath Trail

Latitude Longitude 41°08’02.90" N, 81°33’06.12" W

Elevation 766 ft

New Products!

Rambo hunting bikes are here!

Denago electric bikes are here!

Magicycle Deer is here!

Magnum electric bikes are in stock!

Aventon electric bikes are in stock!

Bianchi E-Omnia is here!

ElliptiGO's MSUB + RSUB

Mountain and Road(Stand Up Bikes) are now here!

Test ride the whole family. 8C, SUB, MSUB and new RSUB

Trident Trikes (recumbent) are in stock and they fold! Test ride our Spike!

Biria's Easy Board are back in stock! Lowest step-thru of any brand.

Co-Motion will custom build a bicycle or tandem to your requirements!

Browse Our Bike Selection

Find your dream bike today and visit us for a test ride. We'll ensure that you're on the right bike to meet your needs and the right frame size for a comfortable, safe cycling experience.