Best Bicycle Mirrors

Published on July 5th, 2018 | by

10 months ago by

Bicycle mirrors are the kind of biking accessory that can become so ingrained into your consciousness that you automatically glance to the upper left whenever you hear sounds behind you, and that is not an exaggeration. People who use them swear by them, and if you’re someone who loves commuting to work on your bike, […]

I Got Lost in the Woods of Santa Cruz

Published on June 14th, 2018 | by

11 months ago by

As far as birthdays go, I believe this last weekend was by far the most therapeutic (mentally that is). My experience was one which made me realize why we get into such a thing as mountain biking in the first place. It wasn’t just a fun ride, the abundance of natural beauty in the Santa […]

Best Bike Computers

Published on April 20th, 2018 | by

1 year ago by

Most cyclists will tell you that biking has an addictive power. You might start out slow, but that won’t last for long. You’ll soon find yourself pushing yourself to the limits of distance and speed, exploring roads or mountains you’ve never seen, and enjoying every minute of it. When that becomes the case, a bike […]

Free Parking Keeps People In Cars

Published on April 5th, 2018 | by

1 year ago by

Apparently, people love their cars. And people love driving. Who knew? When surveyed, most commuters – even when offered the same tax benefits at $225 a month – would not trade in their car for public transit. Congress recently decided to give commuters the same paybacks whether saving money while using public transit or driving, […]

Best Bike Seats

Published on March 20th, 2018 | by

1 year ago by

Bicycle seats, or saddles, are not known for being the most comfortable mode of transportation. They’re right up there with horses. In fact, there’s more than one reason why the phrase “saddle sore” exists! While getting back on a bike will always require a few days for your body to adjust, there are seats that […]

Residents Of Helsinki, Finland, May Not Need To Own Their Own Cars By 2025

Published on March 6th, 2018 | by

1 year ago by

In at least one Scandinavian city, owning your own car may not be necessary a decade from now, thanks to the forward-looking plans of the government of Helsinki, Finland. While the goal of eliminating the need for private car ownership in that capital city within 10 years may seem incredibly ambitious, it’s a laudable initiative, […]

Bike Locks

Published on February 21st, 2018 | by

1 year ago by

Whether you’re an avid mountain biker, a Tour de France dreamer, or a casual commuter, it can be soul-crushing to have your bike stolen. To make matters worse, the chance of recovering that bike is slim. Purchasing a bicycle lock to protect your prized possession is an absolute must. The options for bike locks are […]

Mackinac Island — City Where Cars Have Been Outlawed Since 1898

Published on February 6th, 2018 | by

1 year ago by

Can you imagine what it would be like if there weren’t noisy cars everywhere spewing out smelly exhaust? Sounds nice, right? Well, apparently, there is a place that is just like that, and even located within the US — Mackinac Island, located in Lake Huron, has been car-free since all the way back in 1898. […]