The World’s most unique Bike Store

Come to C&O Bicycle to see what a real family-owned bike shop is all about! You’ll find yourself in a relaxed atmosphere and escape your stressful days.

About Us

Take a ride to C&O Bicycle!

C&O Bicycle is located in beautiful, small-town Hancock, Maryland. You will find us at mile marker 124.5 of the C&O Canal, an old towpath used to transport freight from Georgetown to Cumberland. We are also at mile marker 10.7 on the Western Maryland Rail Trail, a 22.5-mile paved trail that provides a scenic route through the mountains, not over them.

Our unique shop offers bicycle rentals, repairs, and sales. We also have a screened-in bunkhouse for weary travelers to spend the night. Our general store is the perfect place to stop for a snack, a drink, or necessary supplies before hitting the trails.

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Hancock, Maryland
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General Store

Stop in to Miss Ellie’s General Store for a wide variety of reasonably-priced drinks, snacks, and energy bars and gels.  You can even find those everyday items that you’ll need on the trail, such as … Learn More

General Store

Recent News

Revised Winter Hours!

As of January 1, 2018, we are open M-F, 8-5 and Saturdays 8-1.  We are closed on Sundays until Spring 2018, but we may be open for limited hours on … Learn More

New Winter Hours!

Sadly, cold and blustery weather has arrived in the Hancock, MD area.  We are now operating on our winter hours of Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and … Learn More