Apartments Near DC Metro Red Line
Did you know 2M apartments is within a half mile of NoMa’s numerous bus lines and the New York Ave-Gallaudet U Metro Station, constituting 60+ transit rides per weekday?
In addition, a bike-friendly attitude is apparent in NoMa, with bike-share programs, secure bike stations, riding trails and a free tire pump spread throughout the neighborhood.
Capital Bikeshare is a great resource for bike sharing, with over 200 stations throughout the Washington, DC area. You can choose a 1-day, 3-day, 1-month or 1-year subscription. Simply head to your closest station and grab a bike to ride to work, the Metro, run errands, go shopping, or visit friends and family.
Another great option for your biking needs is the Union Station Bikestation:
[box] “Bikestation Washington DC houses over 100 bicycles in 1,600 sq. ft. of free-standing ultra-modern glass and steel design. The facility is staffed by Bike and Roll DC 66 hours per week with Bikestation parking available to members 24/7. In addition to secure bike parking, the facility also provides a private changing room and day-use lockers for rent, as well as bike rentals, repairs and retail sales.”[/box]
When you feel like taking it off of the city streets, the Metropolitan Branch Trail is a great option:
[box] “The Metropolitan Branch Trail (MBT) is an 8-mile trail that runs from Union Station in the District of Columbia to Silver Spring in Maryland. Following the Metropolitan Branch Line of the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad, the trail passes through numerous vibrant and historic neighborhoods as well as connecting to the National Mall. The MBT is an important transportation route providing connections to homes, work and play as well as access to seven Metro stations. Current plans include connections to the area’s trail network such as the Capital Crescent Trail, Anacostia Trails System, and integration into the East Coast Greenway.”[/box]
At 2M, you can rest easy knowing you have an abundance of transportation options outside your front door.