Does A Separate Women's Bike Summit Make Sense?
"...Does having a separate event mean women are accepting "separate but equal" status? Or is it empowering..?" more
CVNP Full Moon Hike Mar. 15
Rays Bike Park Polar Blast Takeover Mar. 16
"Rays Indoor Bike Park and bmbw are teaming up to take over the Polar Blast snow tubing hill and build the first Downhill Mountain Bike Snow Park for one day only..! " more
COP Dublin Avery Park Ride Mar. 11
"COP Dublin Avery Park Ride Schedule." more...
Obstacles To Getting More Women Riding
"...Despite impressive momentum, the movement to get more women on bikes faces many obstacles. Yesterday, National Organization of Women President Terry O'Neill laid out some barriers to women's cycling that don't often make it into the conversation..." more
CVSR Hike Aboard! Mar. 9
"Climb aboard Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad for a one-way ride followed by a challenging ranger-led 5.6 mile hike..." more
Courteous Mass Dayton Mar. 7
"Learn the joys of transportation cycling and sharing the road, while enjoying the benefits of safety in numbers..." more
2014 Navigating MAP-21 Workshops Announced
"...These workshops really work. Advocacy Advance has facilitated 19 funding workshops in 17 states, directly resulting in over $27.7 million in public funding for biking and walking infrastructure and programs..." more
CVNP Spring Training Hike Mar. 8
"Get in shape with a park ranger-led hike, beginning with easier, shorter trails and building to a moderately difficult hike..." more
Year Of Yay! Ride Mar. 8
Upper Arlington - "Meeting Location: Whole Foods in Upper Arlington..." more
Iditarod Bikers Shatter Records
"...Iditarod Trail Invitational 350 winner Kevin Breitenbach from Fairbanks was rolling his fat-bike into McGrath at record-setting speed that would shame the dog team of 2013 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race champion..." more
What To Expect At Seattle Bike Expo
"If you're looking for a one-stop synopsis to bicycling in the Pacific Northwest, you should put the Seattle Bicycle Expo on your agenda this weekend." more...
Scioto Trail Clean Up Mar. 8
"...Event will not be held if there is still significant snow on the ground." more...
Chilly Willy Ride Heart Attack Victim Doing Well
WA - "...A man participating in the annual Chilly Hilly collapsed while biking up one of the route's namesake hills, but fast action by nearby riders trained in CPR, the Cascade Bicycle Club emergency communication system, Bainbridge Island first responders and Washington State Ferries all came together to save his life." more...
2014 National Bike Summit Mar. 3-5
"The 2014 National Bike Summit will unite the voices of bicyclists on Capitol Hill to advance bicycle safety, funding and equity. Join more than 700 participants from all 50 states as we build momentum in Congress for a Bicycle Friendly America." more...
CVNP Volunteer Orientation Mar. 1
"Do you want to volunteer at your national park? Attend an orientation for an overview of CVNP and current volunteer opportunities..." more
Bike OSU Winter Cycle Show Feb. 27
"...Come out to show off your bikes and get to know many of the other people that bike around OSU and Columbus..." more
Racing Across Alaska On Foot
"...Last year, Hewitt, 59, was the first person to complete the race unsupported. Where the other racers stopped at night in villages to sleep and used bags dropped at post offices to replenish their food supplies, the Unity man did it alone." more...
Friends Of Little Miami State Park Feb. 23
"The Friends of the Little Miami State Park will hold its next Monthly Meeting Sunday, February 23 at 4:00 p.m in the Loveland City Hall, 120 West Loveland Ave, Loveland OH." more...
CVNP Winter Warm-Ups Hike Feb. 23
"Winter hiking in CVNP offers beautiful scenery and wonderful recreational opportunities. Join us for a 7 mile hike on the Buckeye and Valley trails..." more
Taste Of Tusc Mar. 14
"Advance tickets for this year's Taste of Tusc, an event to benefit the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition and it's efforts to develop the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in Tuscarwas County, are now on sale." more...
Friends Of Camp Chase Trail Feb. 27
"Guest Speaker: Eric Oberg of Rails to Rails-to-Trails Conservancy - Midwest Office (in Canal Winchester)..." more
AK: Big Fat Bike Festival Feb. 21-23
"For more than 100 years people have been doing amazing things with bicycles, in Alaska. In 1898 a handful of hardy souls rode over 1,000 miles from Dawson to Nome - well before cars, trains or even roads." more...
Columbus Bicycle Subcommittee Feb. 26
"Columbus Transportation and Pedestrian Commission Bicycle Subcommittee monthly meeting..." more
Friends Of Madison County Trails Feb. 19
"The Friends of Madison County Parks and Trails meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month in London..." more
Bicycle Adventure's 2014 Urban Trips
"Setting the latest trend in active travel, the leader in North America bike tours, Bicycle Adventures, announces its latest touring series, Urban Adventures..." more
Winnipeg's Winter Cycling Congress
"...Although road conditions have improved, Winnipeg's recent transportation headaches will provide a timely backdrop for a gathering of international winter-cycling advocates and experts known as the Winter Cycling Congress. Beginning this Wednesday, approximately 170 delegates and speakers will spend three days in the Manitoba capital, sharing ideas about making winter cycling easier, safer and more accessible." more...
National Bike Summit Mar. 3-5
"There are only 20 days left until the big event and already hundreds of bicyclists have already signed up for the premier bicycle advocacy gathering of the year..." more
Media Training for Bike Advocates Mar. 2
"Whether you're showing off a new bike lane, drumming up support for federal bike funding, or calling attention to a safety hazard on your corner, you've got a story to tell about biking." more...
CVNP Cross-Country Ski Workshop Feb. 15
"This workshop is designed for intermediate skiers with a good wedge or snowplow..." more
"A 350-mile bike ride route weaving through the Western Maine foothills and Belgrade Lakes region will cut through the heart of Kennebec County and include overnight stops in Winthrop and Gardiner." more...
WI: Madison's Winter Bike To Work Day
"Bikers will have a few more incentives to brave the cold for their commute on Wednesday, thanks to Winter Bike to Work Day." more...
Man's Cycling Passion Put To Test
"...It's his almost-obsessive dedication to the sport that inspired Tassava to recently attempt the infamous Arrowhead 135, a grueling 135-mile race from International Falls, Minn. (one of the coldest spots in the United States) to Tower, Minn." more...
Dayton Adventure Summit Feb. 14-15
"...Dayton, Ohio, area on Feb. 14-15, visit us at the Adventure Summit expo at Wright State University, sponsored by Five Rivers MetroParks..." more
Seattle's Bicycle Sundays In 2014
"Bicyclists can enjoy a traffic-free stretch of Lake Washington Boulevard for 12 Sundays this year as Bicycle Sundays returns for its 46th year." more...
Students Cycle & Construct Homes
"...The cycling trip is part of Bike & Build, a nonprofit organization that does cross-country fundraising cycling trips. All proceeds from the trips go to affordable housing organizations..." more
Year Of Yay Ride Feb. 8 - ?
"Meeting Location: Whole Foods in Upper Arlington..." more
Vote For The People's Choice Advocacy Award
"At a ceremony during this year's National Bike Summit, Bicycling and the Alliance for Biking & Walking will recognize a state or local bike advocacy organization for its accomplishments over the past year-and we need your help to pick the winner..." more
CVNP Lantern Hike Feb. 8
"Join a park ranger to explore the wonders of CVNP on a 1 mile hike along the relatively flat, unpaved Lake Trail by lantern light..." more
Get Heart Healthy On America's Trails
"American Heart Month-observed in February of each year-was established in 1963 to draw national attention to the ongoing fight against cardiovascular disease..." more
2 Guys & Their Gulf To Gulf Odyssey
"...Austin Graham and Brad Tallent were nice enough to find time to answer my interview questions while paddling in their kayaks from Nova Scotia all the way down to the Gulf of Mexico..!" more
CVNP Park Ambassadors Orientation Feb. 5
"Set up information stations in the park to talk about nature and history..." more
IA: Return Of The Knobbi Ride Is Hardcore
"Central Iowa is so bicycling crazy that riding in the freezing cold isn't the novelty it was when the annual Bike Ride to Rippey started 37 years ago." more...
Tour De Force At Tour De France
"Details were announced this week of the Yorkshire Festival 2014, the first arts festival to precede the Tour de France..." more
Ohio Winter Special Olympics Feb. 5-6
"Once again, CVNP and Ohio Winter Olympics have partnered to help Special Olympians make their dreams come true..." more
Biking Across Kansas 2014
"Organizers announced the route for 2014 Biking Across Kansas on Wednesday, and it looks like they've squeezed every mile possible into the west-to-east across-state bike ride that's celebrating its 40th anniversary." more...
Scioto Trail Clean Up Feb. 8
"Weather Dependent: Event will not be held if there is still significant snow on the ground..." more
CVNP Winter Marshlands Hike Feb. 1
Solo OTE Ride Adventure
"The plan started out as riding less than a mile round-trip to get ice cream with his two kids, but Jack Williams ultimately rode his bike 346 miles..." more
Columbus Parklet Project Fundraiser Feb. 6
"The Columbus Parklet Project plans on piloting the first parklet here in Columbus. A parklet is where parking spaces are converted into public spaces. This public space is open to all and is meant to bring the community together through creative public space design..." more
2014 RAGBRAI: Short & Flat
"This summer's edition of the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) promises to be the third shortest and second flattest in the mass event's 42-year history." more...
CO: Evergreen Ice Bike Race A Thriller
"...The key to navigating the ice is the tires, which must be either fat like those of fat bikes, or studded mountain bike tires." more...
Beginning Cross-Country Ski Workshop Feb. 1
"Join [CVNP] Park Ranger/Certified Ski Instructor Paul Motts to learn the basics of cross-country skiing..." more
Ohio Women's Bicycling Summit 2014
Saturday May 3, 2014, Columbus, Ohio. more...
Man Is First To Ride Bike To South Pole
"Congratulations to Daniel Burton for becoming the first human to ride a bicycle across Antarctica to the South Pole." more...
CVSR Hike Aboard Jan. 26
Bike Rentals Open At Yosemite
"...'We are not anticipating any other summertime activities to open, but it is very unusual to be able to hike the Four Mile Trail, go on a guided trail ride and bike ride in the Valley in January...'" more
Volunteer Naturalist Program Jan. 23
"Join us for an open house to learn about becoming an Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist..." more
Extreme Racing Coming To Badlands
"A national extreme racing championship is going from tropical Belize to the North Dakota Badlands." more...
Preservation Parks Trail Meeting Jan. 23
"A public forum to allow regional planners to listen to community needs and desires for multi-use trails in the southern region of Delaware County. Prioritize trail projects and identify target route(s)." more...
Bicycle Travel Video Contest
"...The Adventure Cycling Association is hosting its second annual Bicycle Travel Video Contest this year 'to celebrate the beauty and spirit of bicycle travel.'" more...
New CycloTouring Website Launched
"Are you looking for some ideas about a supported bicycle tour or independent bike adventure to take this summer? Or would you like to share one of your tours with the bicycle world?" more...
Columbus Bicycle SubCommittee Jan. 29
"...Open to the public." more
Stearns Trail Improvement Meeting Jan. 21
"SHAKER HEIGHTS -- The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes will host a public meeting next Tuesday (Jan. 21) to discuss the Stearns Trail Improvement Project, to provide wheelchair and stroller access to a mini-marsh." more...
Friends of Camp Chase Trail Jan. 23
"Next Meeting: Date is Thursday January 23, 6:30 pm." more...
IA Bike Summit, RAGBRAI Route Announced
"The 10th annual Iowa Bicycle Summit will be held Jan. 24 and 25 at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, officials announced Friday." more...
CVNP Winter Warm Up Hike Jan. 19
"Winter hiking in CVNP offers beautiful scenery and wonderful recreational opportunities. Join us for a 7 mile hike on the Ledges and Cross Country trails..." more
Public Input: Weinland Park and Milo Grogan Jan. 16
"The City of Columbus will make $22.9 million in infrastructure improvements in the Milo Grogan and Weinland Park neighborhoods between 2013 and 2015.
"The improvements will include eight projects..." more
Winter Bike Tour Through AZ Desert
"European firm Pure Adventures is rolling into the Western U.S. with both guided and self-guided bicycle tours..." more
CVNP Full Moon Hike Jan. 16
"Enjoy a crisp, 2.75-mile hike along the rolling, unpaved Tree Farm Trail to renew your mind, body, and spirit..." more
'Hiking The Ohio-to-Erie Trail' Jan. 15
Short North Speed Limit Meeting Jan. 13
"On the basis of a traffic speed study conducted several months ago, the City of Columbus proposes to increase the "temporary" 25 mph posted speed limits through our neighborhoods for Neil, King and Third Avenues to 30 mph, and for Fifth Avenue to 35 mph..." more
CVNP Volunteer Orientation Jan. 11
"Do you want to volunteer at your national park? Attend an orientation for an overview of CVNP and current volunteer opportunities..." more
Mentor Marsh Winter Hikes
"A large group of nature lovers started off the new year enjoying the winter weather with a hike through a few trails centered on the Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve on Sunday afternoon." more...
SD: New Year's Ride Brings Out Fat Bikes
"It was zero degrees, and snow flurries were dancing in the wind Wednesday." more...
'Rising From Ashes' Jan. 28
"Rising From Ashes, the award-winning feature-length documentary about Team Rwanda, will premiere in Columbus on Tuesday, January 28 at 7 p.m. when the cycling film screens at the Drexel Theatre on East Main Street in Bexley..." more
CVNP Off The Beaten Path Hike Jan. 11
Year Of Yay! Ride Jan. 19
Learn more about this monthly ride in Columbus.
COSI Get Fit Family Day Jan. 11
"Participate in COSIs high-energy program, The Incredible Human Machine, engage in hands-on activities about the human body, try out fitness and sport activity stations, and play on giant inflatables..." more
Ride Permits Put On Hold In Death Valley
"Event organizers who operate charity bike rides and bike races in the Death Valley National Park learned just before Christmas that no new permits for such sporting events will be issued at the park in 2014." more...
Hilliard Public Meeting Jan. 7
"The City of Hilliard is committed to improving pathways for residents. Please join us to learn about the design alternatives proposed for the following projects and provide feedback..." more
Trek Trainer Rides In Columbus Jan. 2
"Join us for indoor training at Lane Ave Thursdays at 6:30 pm from December 5th through mid-March when the weather breaks..." more
Bike Florida Heads To Speedway In 2014
"...The March 22-28 ride - named the Magical History Tour - begins and ends in Palatka..." more