People walking into our shops start every sentence with “I want to ride,” and follow it with where or how. The qualified staff at Higher Gear most likely has been there or done it to help you pair the right bike and accessories with the kind of riding you want to do.
You want to ride around town to shop, with kids or to run errands? Then you’ll need a reliable, light, durable bike and the appropriate paniers and trailers. And our Higher Gear team bikes the talk—they ride to work and play, whether it’s from Evanston, Highland Park or Libertyville—so come in to talk with them about riding around town.
You are racing or want to race? The Higher Gear team has been out there, in mountain biking competitions, crits, cyclocross and road races. Not only do we have stories to tell, but we’d love to hear yours and help you be faster for your next race. Come talk with us and see how we can help.
Considering traveling on your bike or with your bike? You’ll be carrying everything you need on your bike, using the power of your legs to move cross country and feeling a lightness of being. Come talk to us if you are planning a bike trip. The Higher Gear team will help you get properly outfitted and can also box and ship your bike to your destination.
Forget the road, the traffic, the purpose… do you just want to be in nature and ride on trails? Midwestern trails are no secret to us. Find out how the Higher Gear team can help get you riding on trails.