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July 9, 2021
Person Riding Singletrack through Carver Lake Park Mountain Bike Trails

Mountain Biking Trails Review — Carver Lake Park in Woodbury, MN

The mountain biking trails at Carver Lake Park are a fun mix of easy and intermediate, flowy singletrack with super fun features and zippy downhill rips thrown in for good variety. Carver Lake also features a sweet bike playground! This area is a great place for riders of all ages to start to hone their […]

June 16, 2021

How to Reassemble Your New Bike

Thanks for purchasing your new bike online from ERIK’S! Once you’ve received your bike securely packaged in a bike box, you will need to do a few minor reassembly steps to get it ready to ride. Please read our instructions carefully before reassembling your bike. Also watch the Bike Reassembly video below which walks you through the reassembly process.

June 15, 2021
ERIK'S HISTORY

ERIK’S History

Erik was only 13 when he started ERIK’S. His interest was sparked by his first bike — a hand-me-down from an older family member. With an entrepreneurial spirit, and the money he saved from his job as a paperboy, Erik began his business. He bought 50 used bikes, fixed them up, and sold them. Keep […]

May 28, 2021
Pedal Power Kids visiting ERIK'S

Pedal Power — Teaching Children the Joy of Riding a Bike!

Pedal Power is a 501c3 nonprofit in Minneapolis Minnesota dedicated to using the bicycle as an educational vehicle. They work in high poverty schools teaching children how to ride a bike. Once the kids have mastered the bicycle, they then get to head out on adventures by bike — exploring the city and nature!

May 4, 2021
ERIK'S West Des Moines Is Now Open!

New ERIK’S Store Opening in West Des Moines, Iowa!

ERIK’S is excited to announce the opening of a brand new shop at 950 1st Street in West Des Moines, Iowa — opening Friday May 14th at 11am!

April 29, 2021

Bike Knowledge Center

If you are ready to get to know your bike better, you have come to the right place. In this article, you’ll find resources to better understand your bike, where to find your bike owner’s manual, tips to keep your bike in ride-ready condition, as well as resources to find great rides in your area.

April 26, 2021

How to Buy a Bike Online at ERIK’S

Time for a new bike? Buying a bike online is easy, fast and worry-free. Sit back and relax and let the shopping begin. Buying a bike from ERIK’S online is simple, safe, and easy.

April 7, 2021

Sizing Guide for Bikes, Snowboards, and Skis

When you’re looking to buy a new bike, board, or skis – size matters! The right fit keeps you safe, comfortable, improves performance, and you’ll simply have more FUN — whichever sport you love! We’ve created simple guides to help ensure you buy the right size bicycle, snowboard, or skis for you. Bike Sizing The size […]

March 15, 2021

New Bike Walk-Through

Did you just buy a new bike from ERIK’S? We’ve created video tutorials to walk you through the basics. From adjusting the seat height, to removing the wheels — you’ll learn everything you need to know to get out riding! Plus, we go over all of the ERIK’S Extras you receive for buying your bike […]

March 12, 2021

ERIK’S Convenient Shopping Options

We have taken steps to protect both you and our staff. We are following CDC guidelines for sanitation and health safety. We are also offering shopping options to reduce contact. Choose the option that’s best for you when you shop at ERIK’S!

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