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How it Works

To checkout a bike, you must have either a 24-hour pass or an Annual Membership

Purchase a 24-Hour Pass using your credit card online or at any station kiosk. Purchase an Annual Membership online.

To purchase a 24-Hour Pass at the station kiosk:

  1. Touch the kiosk screen to wake up the kiosk.
  2. Follow the instructions on the touchscreen to purchase a 24-Hour Pass.
  3. When prompted, enter the dock number of the bike you wish to check out.
  4. The kiosk will unlock the bike from the dock you chose. The dock holding the bike will beep until the bike is removed.
  5. You will use the same credit card you used to purchase your pass to checkout a bike again from any station.

To checkout a bike with an Annual Membership: 

Annual Memberships are only sold online. Click here to join.

Using a Rapid City Bcard:

  1. Choose one of the locked bikes at any of the station docks.
  2. Press the silver button on the bike’s dock. 
  3. Touch your Membership card to the square behind the silver button.
  4. Remove the bike once the locks open (dock will start beeping after the bike is unlocked).

Already an Rapid City B-cycle Annual Member, but do not have your Rapid City Bcard:

  1. Touch the kiosk screen to wake up the kiosk.
  2. Follow the prompts on the touchscreen, indicating that you already have a membership. You must use the same credit card you have registered with your membership.
  3. When prompted, enter the dock number of the bike you wish to check out.
  4. The kiosk will unlock the bike from the dock you chose. The dock holding the bike will beep until the bike is removed.

To return a bike:

Simply push the bike into any open dock at any station. The dock will beep 3 times indicating the bike has been removed successfully. You are now ready for your next checkout!

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