With extensive miles of paved urban bike trails, metro Denver is a haven for cycling enthusiasts. Redfin ranked Denver No. 4 in the country for its “biking friendliness” among the nation’s top 10 cities with a population of 300,000 or more (2020). The rankings were based on bike lanes, hills, destinations and road connectivity and bike commuting mode share. The League of American Bicyclists awarded Colorado the No. 7 spot on its annual state ranking for most bicycle-friendly states based on the bicycle friendly communities, businesses and universities located within it.