Popularity powers up for electric bikes and scooters
August 17, 2022
For those looking to explore or just zip around town, a few businesses in Wrangell are offering a new way to take a ride - e-bikes and e-scooters.
E-bikes are powered by rechargeable batteries that allow users to move farther and faster per pedal stroke. E-scooters, on the other hand, require no physical exertion. Powered by a small electric motor, they can reach speeds of around 15 mph while riders stand comfortably on their decks.
Both Wrangell Extended Stay and Breakaway Adventures began renting e-bikes and e-scooters at the beginning of this year's summer season. According to the co-ow...