Bike Rentals

New for 2019 – The Portland Gear Hub has a fleet of Surly Wednesday fat tire mountain bikes available for rental to individuals and groups!


Daily Rentals: $35 per bike per day (24 hours).

  • All Saturday rentals are charged an extra day for Sunday unless returned the same day.
  • All Friday rentals must be returned by 3:30 PM on Saturday otherwise, they will be charged for Saturday and Sunday.

Weekly Rentals: $225 for 7 days

Nonprofit Discount Rate: $15 per bike per day (24 hours)

  • To qualify, the group leader or instructor takes a free info session with a PGH mechanic
  • Nonprofit groups should contact us in advance to reserve. Minimum of 2 bikes makes a group!
  • Individuals joining on a Gear Hub led group ride are eligible for $15 rate
  • Same terms for Saturday and Sunday rates apply

Free Community Demo Days

  • Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to find upcoming events for free test rides!
    • Meet us at a trail head
    • Ride at Camp Ketcha
    • Follow @portlandgearhub on Facebook and Instagram, or our newsletter and website

Bikes Available

10 Surly Wednesday Fat Bikes

XS (2), Small (3), Medium (3), and Large (2)

View Surly’s sizing chart or ask a Gear Hub mechanic for the right size for you.

XS fits riders 5’0” – 5’5” // Small fits riders 5’4” – 5’8” // Medium fits riders 5’7” – 6’0” // Large fits riders 5’11” – 6’3”



Call the Gear Hub at 761-7632 to check availability of sizing and dates. Reservations can be made in advance over the phone or in the shop.


Always wear a helmet while riding a bike. Be sure to have your own ready. We have helmets for sale, but not for rent.

Trail Equipment

Optional add-on, $5: Saddle bag with tire levers, a spare tube, 5mm allen key, and pump.

Nonprofit group: All leaders must rent 1 saddle bag kit at $5


Ask us for local trail recommendations and conditions! We also carry free MTB trail maps of Greater Portland and Southern Maine  in the shop courtesy of Wending Way Maps.