Summer calls for getting around the East End on a bicycle, because it’s a great way to stay fit while reducing your impact on the environment during the nice weather. If your bike is old and showing its wear, then check out Dan’s Best of the Best Bike Shops on the East End to upgrade to a new ride that will have you cycling in style.
Located in downtown Riverhead, Twin Forks Bicycles (121 East Main Street, Riverhead, 631-591-3082, twinforksbicycles.com), which is the platinum winner for both the North Fork and South Fork, is dedicated to giving customers the convenience of connecting with them, even after regular store hours, with any questions or concerns regarding their bicycles. From specialized to regular bicycles, Twin Forks has all the bikes needed for high rollers or just normal day-to-day bike riders.
North Fork gold honoree Country Time Cycle (6955 Main Road, Mattituck, 631-298-8700, ctcycle.com) is a very knowledgeable business when it comes to getting customers the bike that they need. The helpful service in bikes, bike parts and bike maintenance keeps regulars coming back for more.
Located on the South Fork, Rotations Bicycle Center (32 Windmill Lane, Southampton, 631-283-2890, rotationsbicyclecenter.com) grabbed the gold. Rotations keeps a passionate staff handy and offers only the finest products in cycling equipment.
Bermuda Bikes Plus (36 Gingerbread Lane, East Hampton, 631-324-6688, bermudabikes.com) wins silver on the South Fork because of the way this business goes above and beyond. Bermuda Bikes offers test rides and has made it their mission to provide customers with exemplary customer service, addressing any questions, comments or concerns as well as fixing patrons’ old bicycles or helping them to purchase a new one that’s perfect for their transportation and recreation needs.