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Fryingpan Hike offers Vast Views

6/21/17

NC - "It's just a short walk from the Blue Ridge Parkway to Fryingpan Tower - 1.5 miles roundtrip - but in a season when wildflowers abound and the ecological intricacies of mountain life are on full display, a curious person could spend hours exploring." more...

4 Secrets to Car-Free Living

6/21/17

"Professional ultrarunner Ellie Greenwood shares her best tips for commuting by bike." more...

Greg LeMond in new Carbon Fibre Venture

"...his latest venture with Victoria's Deakin University will develop new ways to dramatically cut the cost of carbon fibre production for a wide range of uses." more...

Protecting Yourself from Ticks

6/21/17

"Destroy these disease-carrying parasites before they have a chance to make you sick by using this post-workout tick checklist." more...

Biking the Arnhem-Nijmegen Cycle Superhighway

6/20/17

"It's no secret that the Dutch have the best bicycle infrastructure on Earth. And it keeps getting better. more...

Lost Camera's Owner Found

6/20/17

NC - "Almost 300 miles from where Scott Hood found a camera laying on the ground near Blowing Rock, a man in Columbus, Ohio had pretty much written it off." more...

Des Moines' First MTB Flow Trail

6/20/17

IA - "A piece of Colorado-style mountain biking opens Wednesday at Ewing Park on Des Moines' south side." more...

Compact Electric Cargo Bike with 90+ Mile Range

6/20/17

"A bike is a bike is a bike, except when it's a cargo bike..." more

Coasting Down Vail Pass

CO - "With minimal uphill pedaling required and some of the best views in Summit County, it's no wonder that coasting down Vail Pass on a bicycle is one of summer's great activities." more...

Tailwind was Kind on my Birthday Ride

6/20/17

AR - "Three things are good to have when bicycling your age in miles on the Razorback Greenway -- plenty of water, snacks and a tailwind." more...

Your E-Bike Questions Answered

6/19/17

"E-bikes are here, growing, and really fun to ride. Here's everything you need to know." more...

Electric City Bike offers Style & 90-Mile Range

6/19/17

"With a 400W mid-drive Bosch motor, a 500Wh battery, and an internal 8-speed hub, plus an upright riding position and full front and rear fenders, the Arroyo C8 looks to be an excellent electric commuter bike." more...

The Best Kids' Bikes of 2017

6/19/17

"From shredding the sidewalk to mastering the road and trails - we've rounded up 13 awesome bikes for young cyclists." more...

Biking the 1,200-mile Ho Chi Minh Trail

6/18/17

"In mountain bike circles, she's known as the Queen of Pain. But when Rebecca Rusch began a grueling 1,200-mile trek on the Ho Chi Minh Trail in the spring of 2015, through previously unridden areas of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, with a film crew in tow, she did so not to suffer, but to heal." more...

The Place for E-Bikes

"As e-bikes become more prevalent in cycling, communities continue to struggle with their implications." more...

The 8 Best Cycling Innovations

6/17/17

"Smart traffic lights, bike paths in high-rises and paying people to cycle are among the trends that stood out at the recent Velo-City 2017 conference." more...

Is Cycling the Cure to Workplace Stress?

"After years of extensive research, the results are in..." more...

Woman, Dog Ride from FL to ME

"...one Florida woman and her Australian shepherd dog are completing the East Coast Greenway this week, riding from Florida through Seacoast New Hampshire to Calais, Maine." more...

Bikepacking Essentials With Sean Conway

7 Spectacular Bike Trails you must Visit in Cornwall

6/17/17

UK - "...Here are some of the best places in Cornwall to take your wheels." more...

Guardian Predicts 'Street Wars 2035'

"It's deja vu all over again as the forces of driverless motordom try to push pedestrians and cyclists off the road." more...

How to Map a Bike Trail with a 'Data Bike'

6/17/17

IA - "The Data Bike was built using off-the-shelf parts - including a Canadian-made iPhone app - to gauge the condition of bicycle trails around Des Moines, Iowa." more...

The Unexpected Resurgence of Cycling

"Unfortunately, it is also a lot of bike bust, too." more...

What Happened to America's Forgotten '70s Bike Boom?

6/16/17

"...US bicycle sales, which had been rolling along at 6 million a year, shot up to 9 million in 1971, 14 million in 1972 and 15.3 million the following year, according to a Bank of America report..." more

6 of the Most Scenic Paved Trails in Utah

6/16/17

"... there are many paved biking/running trails across our state that offer a smooth ride surrounded by pristine landscape on all sides as you make your way toward stunning views." more...

'Miniature' Scotland

6/16/17

"...'Scotland in miniature' refers to the island's remarkable landscape. The moors and the granite peaks in the north resemble Scotland's vast Highlands. The lush, sheep-filled pastures of the south, Scotland's Lowlands." more...

Retired Mayor getting Workout Time on Bike Trails

6/16/17

"Retiring two years ago, Tim Durand decided to turn the many hours he spent in the office into miles on his bicycle." more...

Gateway Green, East Portland's off-road Biking Oasis

OR - "Believe it or not the opening of new bike trails at Gateway Green is just over one week away. Dubbed the 'Dirt Lab,' the new park's skills area, jump lines, and single-track trails will offer an enticing combination of riding experiences unlike anything Portland has ever seen before." more...

Company's New Office Is a Cyclist's Dream

Chicago, IL - "...Recently architecture and design firm Perkins+Will completed what might be the ultimate office for bike lovers in Chicago, the global headquarters of SRAM, the world's second-largest manufacturer of bike parts." more...

Finding the MTB 'Local Line'

6/15/17

MI - "...Out on every trail, there is a line that's known as the local line, that a local may only know..." more

Cycling Computer Features that You're Probably Not Using

6/15/17

"Your bike computer is a more powerful training tool than you may realize." more...

The Waterford Greenway Man

6/15/17

IRE - "Garvin Cummins, known as 'The Greenway Man,' operates a bike hire as well as school trips along the route..." more

New Scenic Bikeway Route in Central Oregon

6/14/17

OR - "Portland's 16th State Scenic Bikeway rolls through river canyons, sacred tribal fishing grounds and the small-town splendor that rural Oregon is known for. Travel Oregon and the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department announced the Sherar's Falls Scenic Bikeway today." more...

First New Belgium Oregon Ramble Ride!

20-Most Bike-Friendly Cities in the World

6/14/17

"...This is the fourth bi-annual Bicycle Friendly Cities Index and 2017 offers up as many surprises as the others..." more

I Love Cycling. But I Drive Because I Fear for my Life

6/14/17

"It is not something I admit very often, especially as the Guardian's in-house bike reviewer. But I drive: a lot..." more

Racing, Non-Race Racing, And Lanterne Rouge

"I was chatting recently about the gravel scene with the owner of a coffee shop that caters to cyclists. Gravel racing, he noted, started out as a homegrown affair, as much about having fun with friends as it was about racing..." more

The Capital Crescent Trail

D.C. - "Forming an emerald arc around the northern and western borders of the District of Columbia, the Capital Crescent Trail connects Washington to its Maryland suburbs..." more

Iceland Wilderness

The Pros and Cons of Electric Bikes

6/13/17

"What does the world look like at a top speed of 20 miles per hour?" more...

6 Things You Need to Know for Trail Season

6/13/17

"You, me, and other trail users agree: It's officially primetime for trail season. And whether you're a commuter, a caregiver or a long-distance rider, it's important to know and practice good safety and trail use etiquette." more...

Happy 200th Birthday to the Bicycle!

6/12/17

"June 12, 2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the date on which the German Baron Karl Freiherr von Drais took his new invention out for a ride and the modern bicycle was born." more...

Late for Job Interview

The Bicycle is 200 Years Old

6/12/17

"Baron Karl von Drais needed a way to replace his horse; today we need a way to replace the car." more...

DNF 2017 DK200

6/12/17

"Don't read this if you get depressed or bored easily. It's about a DNF experience..." more

E-Bike can Haul 300 lb. Cargo

6/12/17

"And it has a place for your coffee cup right up front within reach. more...

What's it Like to be a Woman on a Bike?

"...we are going to discuss the disparity between male and female cyclists in the United States. Other countries, like Germany and the Netherlands, have about a 1:1 ratio but in the US, that's more about 4:1..." more

How to Teach your Kid to Ride a Bike

Iranian Women Defy the Cycling Fatwa

6/12/17

"...religious leaders at the highest level in Iran are clear: women on bikes constitute a threat to morality." more...

8 Steps You Should Take for a Pre-Ride Checkup

"If you've got the tools, these steps are manageable for even the most modest of amateur wrenches." more...

Can Honey Cure Your Seasonal Allergies?

"A new wave of organic beekeepers are helping bees produce high-quality honey that may keep common ailments at bay." more...

Cleveland Metroparks Adding New Building

Brecksville, OH - "...The new 1,540-square-foot building should be finished by late autumn and is meant to evoke the period look and feel of the Brecksville Nature Center, which was build in 1939." more...

Ride Like a Girl

Like Riding a Bike

NY - "...The Queensbury High School sophomore, who admits he hates school, has found a reason to maintain his attendance - the high school-s new mountain biking club." more...

Are You Ready for a Century Ride?

"6 signs that you're all set to go the distance." more...

The Beginning of the Cape Cod Rail Trail

6/10/17

MA - "...The Cape Cod Rail Trail follows an old railroad right-of-way initially owned by the original Cape Cod Railroad in the mid-19th century..." more

Breckenridge Bike Guide: Flume Trails

6/817

CO - "The Highlands trail system, better known to locals as the Flume trails, is a system of singletrack switchbacks and ridges that runs between French Gulch and Gold Run Gulch on the northeast end of Breckenridge..." more

Bicycle Camper Could be a Micro RV for your Bike

6/8/17

"When paired with an electric bike, this tiny camping trailer might be a great green getaway option." more...

The Sounds of Silence

6/6/17

Columbus, OH - "Never did it occur to me I could ride 263 miles in one weekend - at least, not until the century I recently completed with the help of friends..." more

Cycling Gives New Life to a Historic Texas Train Line

TX - "...Say hello to the Katy Trail, part of the old Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (get it? Kansas-Texas, K.T., Katy)..." more

How Bikes Boosted the Women's Rights Movement

Earning Wheels in Baltimore

MD - "...She hired a team of 'mechanic mentors' with the technical know-how to repair anything from a flat tire to busted brakes. They also try to serve as role models for kids who may face pressure to commit crimes." more...

Does Cycling Make you Live Longer?

"With around two billion bicycle users worldwide, cycling is one of the most popular physical activities..." more

6 Good Rides with Urban Starts

6/6/17

"...Get out of town on one of these six trails with urban starts." more...

Ride the Chichaqua Valley Trail

6/6/17

IA - "A 50-mile bike ride, known formerly as Biking Bondu, isn't for the faint of heart, but it sure is a lot of fun for those who can pedal that long." more...

MTB Coach puts The Bike-Packing on her Bucket List

6/6/17

CO - "Some people dream of hiking all 500 miles of The Colorado Trail. Anne St. Clair dreams of biking it." more...

Montreal's Amazing Murals

6/6/17

CAN - "Public street murals are more than just pretty paintings on walls, they're signs of a healthy city..." more

How Birdie got her Bike Back

"My bike was stolen 2 years ago from work - despite being locked inside our bike cage inside our parking garage..." more

'April Showers, May Flowers' Ride Recap

Columbus, OH - "On May 13th, we had 45+ riders for the April Showers Bring May Flowers ride. The ride was 17 miles and took us out to Clintonville for Flowers and Bread, then back to Easton for Oberer's Flowers..." more

Biking To and Through a Groveland Utopia

Cleveland, OH - "...I live in North Collinwood, close to the Waterloo Arts District, which is an easy jaunt down East 185th and a right on Villaview from my house..." more

Urban Highways can be Giant Bike Paths

"...That's what Toronto does one morning a year for the Ride for the Heart, a charity ride supporting the Heart and Stroke Foundation." more...

Guide to Charlotte's Greenways

6/6/17

NC - "Mecklenburg County's greenway system is pretty impressive. Right now, there are over 37 miles of developed greenway throughout the county. From Huntersville to South Carolina, you'll find beautiful paths to walk, bike and run on." more...

Cyclists Exposed to Less Air Pollution than Drivers

"Someone travelling in their car will be subjected to a greater volume of pollution because exhaust from other vehicles enter the car and isn't able to disperse..." more

Bicyclist's Daily Commute was Akron Novelty

6/5/17

Akron, OH - "He didn't wear a bike helmet, kneepads or reflective vest - just a three-piece suit with impeccable tailoring." more...

Fire Station to Become Bike Shop

6/5/17

Anchorage, AK - "Plans are in motion to transform an empty fire station in South Anchorage into a bike shop and new hub for events." more...

Bike Trip to Ride Going-to-the-Sun Road

Ride Hacks: How to Fit Your Helmet

6/5/17

"Bike helmets can make all the difference when it comes to safety - but only if you wear them right." more...

Specialized Turbo Vado 6.0 Review

"Electric assist urban machine." more...

Bike Ride Around Spirit Lake

6/5/17

Spirit Lake, IA - "Over the past decade, the Iowa Great Lakes has become a cycling destination." more...

Why I Started Cycling Less in Seattle

6/5/17

WA - "I realized recently that I don't ride my bike as much as I used to..." more

7 Crazy Things That Happen to Your Body During RAAM

6/5/17

"Can't hold your head up? Join the club. Racing 3,000 miles and 175,000 feet of elevation in 9 to 12 days can really take its toll." more...

Flash E-Bike

6/5/17

"The Flash e-bike promises to be 'an evolution in what a bike can be' thanks to a host of smart features integrated into its design." more...

10 Top Bicycling Reddit Questions Answered

"From buying a new bike to tattoo advice, we take a crack at some of Reddit's top cycling-themed questions." more...

Exploring Cumberland Mountain State Park

6/4/17

TN - "Even though Cumberland Mountain State Park isn't known for spectacular waterfalls or panoramic vistas, this plateau-top natural treasure is certainly worth a visit." more...

Bike Shop Owner is Riding for Governor

6/2/17

"Jared Fisher kicks off a longshot race for the statehouse with a 1,400-mile cross-state listening tour, by bike." more...

A Cyclist's Guide to Amazon

"How to shop the world's largest online retailer for fast delivery and the best deals on bike-related gear." more...

5 Rail-Trails for Viewing National Monuments

"There are countless special places in America, but only about 100 have been distinguished enough to be called national monuments..." more

Building a Bicycle Friendly Community

6/2/17

Iowa City, IA - "...For decades, the area has ranked in the top 20 nationally for bike commuter share..." more

6 of Our Favorite GPS Cycling Computers

6/2/17

"The best ride trackers for metrics chasers." more...

Terrell Park Mountain Bike Trails in Milford

Guys: What the Hell?

5/31/17

"Last week a local bicyclist reached out on facebook and shared this story..." more

Growing Neighborhood Greenways

5/31/17

Portland, OR - "The neighborhood greenway system in Portland, Ore., forms the backbone of the city's renowned bicycle network..." more

Bike Shop Owners Advocate for Greenway

5/31/17

"As a small business owner, Terry Landreth believes in listening to his customers. At his shop, Camden Bicycle Center in St. Marys, Georgia, he saw that his customers were clearly concerned about safety..." more

Summer's Coming! Have You Prepped Your Bike?

5/31/17

"Here are 6 quick maintenance tasks you should do before your riding starts getting serious." more...

A Cyclist's Guide to Speaking Strava

5/31/17

"Getting on Strava can feel like learning a new language. Here's the Bicycling guide to some key Strava terms." more...

Tesla Autopilot Review: Bikers Will Die

"My colleague and I got to take a TESLA Autopilot test drive on highways, curvy California roads, and by the ocean..." more

Use Your Phone to Navigate the U.S. Bike Route System

"What if there was an interactive, digital map of every bicycle route that has ever been established?.." more

A Bikepacking Journey in the Ale Water Valley

Pro Cyclist Crashes into Bear

5/30/17

"Matteo Trentin learns the hard way that at least one bear in California doesn't yield to cyclists." more...

Rock Island Trail blazed to join Katy Trail

5/30/17

MO - "The 240-mile Katy Trail is even longer now thanks to a spur trail that's been added to its western end." more...

Let's all Ride Cargo Bikes

"When I first climbed on the Yuba Supermarche cargo bike, it felt like an unwieldy beast compared to my light and agile commuter whip. But after a couple of weeks riding it all over San Francisco, I clearly see that it is the future of urban transport." more...

Some Stuff I Learned from Riding Bikes

"A veteran rider shares his best cycling tips." more...

Fasting Could Drastically Reduce Your Body's Internal Aging

"A review also found that fasting may help protect you against chronic diseases." more...

The MTB Trail that Won Me Over

5/30/17

"It took me a few tries to like mountain biking. But last weekend I had so much fun on the Huckleberry Bay Loop in McCall that I finally understood the appeal." more...

Chicago's Bloomington Trail

5/29/17

"How a trail brought nature into a concrete jungle, and a global bike nomad fell in love with it." more...

Chasing Epic in St. George, Utah

How Not to Lock Your Bike

"...We compiled a list - drawing on experience - of the 10 most obvious no-nos when securing your two-wheeled steed." more....

Bike Trails across Washington County

5/28/17

UT - "...on a journey across parts of Washington County as they explore over 50 miles of paved walking and biking trails..." more

Hiawatha Trail Now Open

"...The 'Hall of Fame' Hiawatha Trail is a 15 mile rail-to-trail mountain bike ride or hike that utilizes the abandoned Milwaukee Railroad grade between the old town site of Taft, Mont. and the North Fork of the St. Joe River near Avery, Idaho." more...

Training Mission on the Bike Path

5/28/17

South Amherst, MA - "...And there ahead of me, way ahead, I see what appears to be a large green object moving toward me on the trail, weaving this way and that way in an ungainly forward motion..." more

How to Make Epic Adventure Rides

5/26/17

"Emily Chappell, 35, founder of the Adventure Syndicate, a women's endurance cycling collective, helps you GTFO there on your bike." more...

Biking is Even Healthier than We Thought

"Think you're too busy to exercise? Here's why you should consider cycling to work." more...

The AXA Smart Bell

5/25/17

"...the AXA Smart Bell that actually doesn't just ring but also broadcasts a message to the radio in the car that's next to you." more...

Britain's Forgotten Bike Highways

UK - "In the 1930s, the U.K. built a massive network of state-of-the-art bike trails. Now the challenge is to revive them." more...

Smart Handlebars

5/24/17

"Drop in a Wink Bar and add a host of smart features to your bike." more...

San Luis Rey River Bike Trail

CA - "...The San Luis Rey River bike trail is a great opportunity to get outside for an extended bike ride, run, or just a brisk walk and see areas that are often hidden from the street..." more

The Great Leveler

"In its early history, the bicycle was celebrated - and condemned - for disrupting social barriers and bringing the classes together." more...

A Cyclist's Photographic Trek Through the Rust Belt

"Ken Ashton's photos from Portsmouth, Ohio, compiled after years of cycling there from Columbus, document a community left behind by time." more...

Pocket Drone is a Flying Selfie Stick

5/23/17

"This jersey-pocket-sized drone has some cool applications for cyclists." more...

9 Amazing Cleveland Hikes

5/23/17

Cleveland, OH - "...the area in and around Cleveland is full of ecological wonders, and many can be reached via fairly short hiking trails that can be traversed in mere hours..." more

Exactly What You Need To Bike To Work

5/22/17

"...The right bike, clothing, and gear makes biking for work easier and more fun than ever." more...

Schlie: "E-MTB will Replace the Mountain Bike"

"...Even the biggest detractors take a seat on the e-bike and dismount with a smile." more...

Why We Choose Steel Bikes

5/22/17

"...We choose steel because this material allows us to build custom bikes that are dialed in to the nth degree..." more

'Aging-at-Home Villages' for Biking?

"First came 'villages,' hyper-local groups created by aging neighbors to build a greater sense of community and help each other grow old at while remaining at home..." more...

Bicycle Museum of America in New Bremen, OH

Hometownstations.com-WLIO- Lima, OH News Weather Sports

Cleveland's Best Bike Trails

OH - "Cleveland is becoming a bike-friendly city..." more

Moulton vs. Brompton

Why aren't More of us Biking to Work?

"We know biking to work is good for our health. It's better for the environment. And it's a heck of a lot cheaper than buying gas." more...

HBO's 'Tour de Pharmacy'

"With a star-studded cast including Andy Samberg and Kevin Bacon, it's going to be interesting." more...

Path Pedaler - Little Miami Scenic Trail Part 1

Rail-Trails are Perfect for Bike Camping

WI - "...We started our journey on a brilliant May Saturday in Riverwest, most of the group loaded with panniers and backpacks stuffed with camping gear..." more

Bicyclists use Back Mountain Trail to Commute

5/21/17

PA - "...Wilkes University professors John Koch and Scott Bolesta commute from their homes in Shavertown to the campus in Wilkes-Barre throughout the year." more...

Trolley Trail Tour

5/19/17

Portland, OR - "We finally got a bit of dry weather, so I decided to do a ride that I've been contemplating for a while now - riding the Trolley Trail from my home in SE Portland to Oregon City..." more

Portland's new Mecca for Off-Road Biking

OR - "...Back in December 2005, Ted Gilbert and Linda Robinson concocted the idea of turning an unused chunk of land next to Interstate 205 in the Gateway district into a mountain biking-themed park..." more

The 2017 Fittest City in America

5/19/17

"Hint: It's got an extensive parks system, a top-notch marathon, and Gabe Grunewald." more...

Cyclist Rescues Kitten

"A kitten was so grateful to be saved by a cyclist that he couldn't stop thanking him while the man was taking the kitty on a ride to his new home." more...

6 U.S. Adventure Rides

"These awesome US road and mountain rides, selected by the Yonder Journal team, take you furthest from civilization for the biggest rewards." more...

Shoreline Greenway Trail in East Haven

CT - "...Officially opened last week, the East Haven section of the Shoreline Greenway Trail currently may be the region's best kept secret..." more

9 Ways to Make Bike Commuting Easier

5/19/17

"We reached out to some of the most committed bike commuters around to get their tips on tackling common issues while riding to work." more...

Folding E-Bike fits in Backpack

"The tiny Smacircle S1 is claimed to be 'the world's most compact and lightweight ebike'..." more

Canyon sets new Standard for Women's Bikes

5/19/17

"...Until recently, the German company offered 'women's' models that were simply unisex frames draped in different paint schemes and with different saddle options. The new Canyon WMN line, however, was designed from the ground up." more...

Tips for the New Bike Commuter

"Commuting by bike is one of the best decisions you can make. For your health, for the environment, for economic viability - the benefits of riding a bike are exponential..." more

Bike Commuting Every Day for a Week

5/17/17

"Committing yourself to biking to work every day turned out to be very different from doing so on a whim." more...

Toms Skujins' Tour of California Crash

5/17/17

CA - "When Cannondale-Drapac rider Toms Skujin crashed in the Tour of California, visibly concussed, his managers watched events unfold like everyone else - with concern & confusion..." more

Mountain Biking: From Easy to Lung-Busting

5/17/17

CT - "Siince 2012, volunteers from the New England Mountain Bike Association (NEMBA) have put in more than 5,000 hours of work to create and maintain 15 miles of biking trails at the Rockland Preserve in Madison..." more

9 Great Birding Rail-Trails

"Soaring overhead and perching in low-lying shrubbery, winged wanderers from near and far are trail lovers too..." more

Exploring the Dark Side of Larch Mountain

5/16/17

OR - "Larch Mountain stands 4,061 feet above the Columbia River in east Multnomah County. The 14-mile climb up the paved road that leads to the summit of this extinct volcano is a thing of magic and/or misery for local bicycle riders." more...

How Tall Bikes will Save the World

5/15/17

"Riding any bicycle is a positive step toward a healthy lifestyle and personal enjoyment, but it's the tall bike that has the power to change the world." more...

Cycling is Good for your Sex Life

5/15/17

"3,000 cyclists surveyed for latest research on sexual function and cycling." more...

13 Safest Cities for Cyclists

"When it comes to helping people get around safely by bike, these towns have it dialed..." more

Artist-Designed Public Bike Racks

Cincinnati, OH - "Since 2012, ArtWorks has been bringing artist-designed, functional bike racks to public spaces throughout Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky..." more

Trailblazing Cyclist Offers Riding Tips

"...Dusk, Duffner said, is the most dangerous time to ride..." more

Cycling Slows Aging

"A study published Tuesday in the medical journal Cell Metabolism shows that cycling three times a week in short, high-intensity bursts for a total of 48 minutes can greatly help reduce the effects of aging at a cellular level in the elderly by boosting energy and reducing frailty." more...

Should Peds Wear Bight Green?

"Over on Co.Design, Mark Wilson writes about Why We Should All Wear The World's Most Visible Color." more...

Russell Slow Rolls with Richland Moves

Mansfield, OH - "I've always loved the idea of cycling to work - from my part of town this would take me spinning down Marion Avenue and along Park Avenue West - but I'm scared of riding in traffic." more...

'City on the Verge' Examines Impact of the Atlanta Beltline

"When Mark Pendergrast left Atlanta for college in 1966, no one was calling his hometown a poster child for sprawl..." more

Volunteers Paint Greenway Underpass

5/15/17

TN - "Community volunteers painted a mural with cheerful colors on Saturday in the once gloomy Greenway underpass on Broad Street." more...

The Cape Cod Rail Trail

MA - "...The Cape Cod Rail Trail is a respite from the mad rush." more...

Drone Takes Out Rider During Race

"Make sure the high-tech filmmaker at your crit knows not to dive-bomb you with their equipment." more...

Is Amanda Coker For Real?

"To help recover from a brain injury, she set out to break the world record for distance ridden in a year. Now, 86,000 miles later, she's smashed it..." more

The Unexpected Beauty of the Daily Commute

"Nat Geo's Your Shot community reveals a colourful view of urban transportation networks." more...

Accessible Trail Adventures for People of All Abilities

5/15/17

"Having a child with a disability can turn your life upside down. I first glimpsed that as a psychologist teaching parents of children with autism, but I didn't really understand until my own daughter Margot was born with significant disabilities." more...

Life Looks Better from a Bike

ID - "Jeff Smith doesn't own a [motor] vehicle." more...

The Power of Ghost Bikes

"These brightly painted memorials do more than raise awareness for cyclists' safety..." more

Cycling Tips From a 9-Year-Old Phenom

"Ruby Isaac, Specialized's youngest race reporter at the Amgen Tour of California, has some valuable suggestions for helping riders of all ages reach their potential." more...

Building the Great Allegheny Passage Trail

"It took almost four decades to build what now is known as the Great Allegheny Passage..." more

Paralyzed Cyclist Rides on Toward One Million Miles

5/12/17

"Danny Chew is one of the most celebrated long-distance cyclists in the United States..." more

Wheeling with a Passenger

They Didn't Come Back

"There's a wooden board nailed to a tree outside of Lexington, Kentucky - the word 'UNBROKEN' painted on it in blocky letters..." more

Pirelli Bicycle Tires are Coming

5/11/17

"Three model PZero Velo line to be on the market by September." more...

NEO's Towpath Extension - Good Times Ahead

NE, OH - "The Towpath Trail in northeast Ohio snakes along the original route of the historic Ohio & Erie Canal, built nearly two centuries ago..." more

What Happens When Peds & Bicyclists Are Afraid of Certain Routes

"Most of us don't start our day thinking about potentially getting hurt in our travel. But that's not the case for many bicyclists and pedestrians who joined the Kinder Institute's 'near-miss' study."more...

So You Wanna Commute Around Town...

"Here are some tips for surviving the streets - and those roundabouts." more...

Facing Our Biggest Threats as Mountain Bikers

"I have mixed emotions spinning around in my head these days about mountain biking." more...

Tiny E-Bike has a 45-Mile Range

"The Weebot Aero completely dispenses with the need to pedal in order to get around town, and is more like a foldable sit-down electric scooter than a bicycle." more...

9 Incredible Hikes Around Cleveland

Cleveland, OH - "Now that the weather is finally warm, it's time to head outside and get a little exercise while becoming one with nature..." more

How 80 Forgotten 1930s Cycleways Could Transform UK Cycling

5/9/17

UK - "Between 1934 and 1940 the UK built 280 miles of cycle paths with Dutch guidance..." more

Can this Man save Boston's streets?

5/10/17

MA - "Chris Osgood went to Harvard Business School to make cities better..." more

Bear Chases Mountain Biker

Following the Trail to Kaleshwaram

5/6/17

"Why the journey to this spiritual place is nothing short of an adventure for amateur bikers." more...

Bike-Friendly Community in Alaskan Rainforest

AK - "When people first think of a Bicycle Friendly Community, their first thought probably isn't a remote island town in the rainforest of Southeast Alaska where it frequently rains more than 100 inches a year and gets dark by 3:30 p.m. during the winter..." more

Exploring the Lower Trail

5/6/17

PA - "The Lower (rhymes with 'flower') Trail follows an abandoned railroad bed along the Frankstown Branch of the Juniata River..." more

Vashon Island's New MTB Trails

5/5/17

WA - "Vashon Island and bikes go together like chains and sprockets." more...

Riding Deer Creek Park, CO

Trail-Inspired Youth in Camden

5/4/17

NJ - "Classes were out and excitement was in the air on April 27 at Holy Name School in Camden, New Jersey, as eight fifth - through eighth-graders enthusiastically greeted their new Fuji hybrid bikes, which were waiting patiently at the school playground for their proud owners..." more

D.C.'s Mt. Vernon Bike Trail

D.C. - "...For DC-area cyclists, there isn't a much more easily accessible distance ride than the 18-mile Mount Vernon bike trail..." more

Public Asked to Help Bumblebees

Akron, OH - "...It's called the Ohio Bee Atlas, a project that will train 'citizen scientists' to look for species such as the rusty patched bumblebee, a once-prolific resident of Northeast Ohio that hasn't been recorded in a Summit Metro Park for nearly two decades." more...

Good Places to Bike in Anne Arundel

5/4/17

MD - "...One of the advantages to living in Anne Arundel County is the wide variety of bike trails it offers, for every level of interest and ability." more...

20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2017

"From remote hideaways to coastal harbors, discover the towns that topped our list this year." more...

Airless Tires a Coming Trend?

5/4/17

"Bridgestone's 'Air Free Concept' tires may represent the future of bicycle tires. Or not." more...

Life Outside Your Car

Columbus, OH - "...there are plenty of obstacles one might encounter when navigating a bike life from scratch on your own. So take a deep breath and start where you are..." more

Celebrating 50 Years at Stark Parks

Stark County, OH - "Stark Parks is turning fifty and we're inviting you to a year-long celebration!.." more

Cross Charlotte Bike Trail Opens 1st Segment

5/4/17

NC - "A portion of the Cordelia Park segment of the Little Sugar Creek Greenway. This section while be part of a continuous bike path that will extended from UNC-Charlotte to the South Carolina state line near Pineville." more...

New Park Includes Famous Esmond Railroad Station

5/4/17

AZ - "...The park includes the site of Esmond Station on the old Southern Pacific railroad main line near the site of the "Esmond Wreck," the worst train collision in Arizona history..." more

Ireland Embraces Strava in a Big Way

5/3/17

"Your favorite cycling app just became part of the physical world..." more

'Healthy Earth' Ride Recap

Columbus, OH - "For April's Year of Yay ride, we celebrated a Healthy Earth by joining our friends at FLOW (Friends of Lower Olentangy Watershed) to plant trees along the banks of the Olentangy River at the OSU Fawcett Center!.." more

Auckland's Top Cycling Spots

"Cycling is a great way to see Auckland - on urban cycleways, scenic waterfront lanes or off-road trails..." more

East Coast Greenway Planner Set to Retire

5/3/17

"...On June 1, Hamilton will retire from his post as mid-Atlantic coordinator (covering Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Washington, D.C.)." more...

The Bike Trailer That Pushes Your Bike

5/1/17

"Nuwiel's 'intelligent bicycle trailer' aims to help people move heavier loads by bike both safely and comfortably." more...

Summit Parks Trail Etiquette Tips

Summit County, OH - "...Summit Metro Parks rangers... are asking users of the Bike & Hike, Freedom and Towpath trails to follow these simple guidelines: more...

The New Face of San Diego Mountain Biking

5/1/17

CA - "A Q&A with former elementary school teacher and Chula Vista resident Susie Murphy, who became executive director of the San Diego Mountain Biking Association in August 2015." more...

Practical Tips for Cycling in a Lightning Storm

"...here's a refresher on facts, myths, and recommendations around lightning." more...

This Guy Crushed Ironman Texas on a Fat Bike

5/1/17

"Armed with knobby tires and aero bars, Dr. Kevin Emge put his own spin on the bike portion of the North American championship race..." more...

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