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08

Apr

If you’re tired of traffic and high gas prices, it’s time to put the car in park, unbuckle your seatbelt and enjoy one of these vacation destinations where your wheels aren’t welcome. You won’t find a single automobile in any of the places on our list — just bicycles and the occasional golf cart or horse-drawn carriage.10 places in the U.S. where bikes and boats rule

If you’re tired of traffic and high gas prices, it’s time to put the car in park, unbuckle your seatbelt and enjoy one of these vacation destinations where your wheels aren’t welcome. You won’t find a single automobile in any of the places on our list — just bicycles and the occasional golf cart or horse-drawn carriage.
10 places in the U.S. where bikes and boats rule

02

Apr

treehugger:

The Biken Banana Holder is the ultimate must-have cycling accessory

Finally, a place to put that banana when you ride.

treehugger:

The Biken Banana Holder is the ultimate must-have cycling accessory

Finally, a place to put that banana when you ride.

25

Mar

seestephyrun:

The bf got me the cutest and most perfect bike bell ever for my new bike. :) #cycling #bike #newbie #bell #environment #green

seestephyrun:

The bf got me the cutest and most perfect bike bell ever for my new bike. :) #cycling #bike #newbie #bell #environment #green

16

Mar

How to buy a great used bicycleBicycles are perhaps the greenest mode of mechanical transportation — and a good one needn’t cost a fortune. Here’s how to identify a great used bike.

How to buy a great used bicycle
Bicycles are perhaps the greenest mode of mechanical transportation — and a good one needn’t cost a fortune. Here’s how to identify a great used bike.

26

Feb

Clever faux taxidermy trophy heads are crafted from old bike partsUpcycling indeed. Using salvaged bike parts, a Viennese artist creates a series of cheeky faux hunting trophies meant to be used as racks for clothing, gear and, yes, bikes.

Clever faux taxidermy trophy heads are crafted from old bike parts
Upcycling indeed. Using salvaged bike parts, a Viennese artist creates a series of cheeky faux hunting trophies meant to be used as racks for clothing, gear and, yes, bikes.

08

Jan

MacGyver actor rode from Minnesota to Alaska when he was 17 (probably on a bike he made from toothpicks, paperclips and floss)
Here’s the cool bike fact of the day: Richard Dean Anderson, best known for his roles as MacGyver and Colonel Jack O’Neill on SG-1, was quite the long-distance cyclist. The Alaskan trip he made as a teenager was 5,641 miles long.

16

Dec

The bicycle you won’t be able to live withoutA revolutionary new device turns your existing bike into one powered by electricity. You can even equip it to tweet out pollution levels while it careens through town.

The bicycle you won’t be able to live without
A revolutionary new device turns your existing bike into one powered by electricity. You can even equip it to tweet out pollution levels while it careens through town.

11

Dec

5 chic cycling outfitsThese outfits combine style and practicality, proving that you don’t need to wear spandex cycling clothing to pedal to work.

5 chic cycling outfits
These outfits combine style and practicality, proving that you don’t need to wear spandex cycling clothing to pedal to work.

25

Nov

New bike map of San Francisco cuts out the clutterThis new bike-commuting map goes to extreme lengths to simplify pedaling around the City by the Bay.

New bike map of San Francisco cuts out the clutter
This new bike-commuting map goes to extreme lengths to simplify pedaling around the City by the Bay.

29

Oct

treehugger:

The spring 2014 collection from Nau is designed with your bike commute in mind. See more here