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The Bicycle Specialist and Sport

Located In Amherst
Where To Find Us
198 Church Street
Amherst, NS
Areas Served Amherst ; Amherst and Area
Social Media Facebook
Phone 902-660-3393, after hours 902-667-1645
Contact Basil and Julie Hicks
Description & Services
Information A small retail store that’s BIG ON SERVICE with experience in bicycle repair, skate sharpening and ski service. Ask us about group rides to explore Amherst and the surrounding countryside. 
Bike rentals are offered: 
Day- Adults $30, kids $10 
Weekend- Adults $50, kids $25 
Week- Adults $125, kids $65 
Car rack rental- $50 
Small accessories rental- $15
Hours Monday to Wednesday 9:00-18:00 
Thursday to Friday 9:00-20:00 
Saturday 9:00-17:00 
Sunday closed
Special Information
Established 2014
Tags Active Living ; Active Transportation ; Bicycle ; Cross Country Skiing ; Down Hill Skiing ; Figure/Ice Skating ; Fundy Connect ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Sports