Salt Lake City named one of America's best bike cities

Published 09/02 2014 06:21PM

Updated 09/02 2014 06:23PM

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Salt Lake City has been named one of America’s 50 best bike cities.

Salt Lake is the 26th on Bicycling Magazine's 2014 list.

Salt Lake was also 26th on the 2012 list.

Some of the reasons the 2.8 mile airport trail that allows people to bike to their flight and the 132-year-old Jordan-Salt Lake city Canal that was turned into a bikeway.

New york, Chicago, and Minneapolis all sit at the top of the list.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.