MAP: Capital Bikeshare Locations Announced For Upper Montgomery

Locations near Gaithersburg include Shady Grove Metro, Johns Hopkins Montgomery County campus and more.

A map released Monday morning by Montgomery County details the locations for planned Capital Bikeshare stations in the Gaithersburg area.

, with many of the locations closely aligned with the border of Gaithersburg.

According to the map, bikeshare stations in the Gaithersburg area will be at the following locations:

  • Shady Grove Metro Station
  • Johns Hopkins University — Montgomery County Campus
    • Intersection of Medical Center Drive and Key West Ave. (Rt. 28)
    • Intersection of Broschart Road and Blackwell Road
    • Intersection of Medical Center Drive and Medical Center Way
  • King Farm
    • Intersection of King Farm Boulevard and Piccard Drive
    • Intersection of King Farm Boulevard and Pleasant Drive
  • University of Maryland — Shady Grove Center
    • Intersection of Traville Gateway Drive and Gudelski Drive
  • Fallsgrove
    • Intersection of Fallsgrove Drive and Fallsgrove Boulevard
    • Intersection of Fallsgrove Drive and West Montgomery Avenue (Rt. 28)
  • Intersection of Crabbs Branch Way and Redland Road
  • Intersection of Needwood Road and Eagles Head Court

The success of the pilot program at these locations will help determine if bikesharing can work in suburban areas, according to Greater Greater Washington.

Although no stations are currently planned within Gaithersburg city limits, Gaithersburg officials are hopeful they can bring some locations to the city in 2013.

Linda Stein June 11, 2013 at 01:40 AM
We need some in Kentlands where it is impossible to park!
Albert Krems June 11, 2013 at 12:07 PM
I agree with Linda!
Clark June 11, 2013 at 01:05 PM
Kentlands please!


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