Engineering – Creating safe and convenient places to ride and walk

Engineering Standards & Guides for Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety










  • APBP Bicycle Parking Guide
  • – This guide is provided by the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals. This document is to assist with the selection and placement of appropriate bicycle racks for short term parking. This is part (adapted 2017) of the NMSU CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS


    • Four major components are covered:
        1. The rack element. This device supports the bicycle.
        1. The rack. It is important to understand how bikes interact with each other when rack elements are assembled together.
        1. Combining of multiple racks into a bicycle parking lot.
        1. Locating the rack, and the relationship of the rack to the building entrance it serves and the cyclists’ approach to that entrance


  • Bike Rack Set BackQuick Guide










Campus & City-wide Bicycle Facilities & Maps












Tour and race routes



  • NM Touring Society – Listing and description of New Mexico day and overnight bicycle tour routes.


Transit Convenience