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The Travel Issue - featuring a Q & A with the Bike Snob - aka Eben Oliver Weiss on the occasion of his book launch and the revealing of his true identity; a city feature about Detroit; also includes travel stories from across the US and Canada, France and Japan. E-bikes subculture; camping polenta recipe; how to mount a stereo system on your bike and much more!

E-volution: The Age of the Electric Bike

A history of the electric bike, a modern invention with an old story. more »

Jun 17, 2010 6:05 PM Features 2 Comments

Cycling Adventures, 10 Steps to Becoming a Bicycle Traveler

From finding the right bike to getting in shape, ten steps to getting you on a bike. more »

May 10, 2010 10:30 AM Features

Cycling Adventures, Cruise de Coeur in Idaho

Flat and paved, the Trail of Coeur d'Alene route is biking bliss for newcomers and veterans. more »

May 10, 2010 10:25 AM Features

Cycling Adventures, Cycling for Change

The Otesha Project uses bicycle touring and performance to connect communities. more »

May 10, 2010 10:22 AM Features 1 Comments

Cycling Adventures, Cycling the Bonavista Peninsula

Icebergs and friendly folk are just two of the draws for adventure in Newfoundland. more »

May 10, 2010 10:20 AM Features

May/June 2010 SF/Bay Area Bicycalendar

A fun-filled calendar of events and activities for cyclists in the San Francisco/ Bay Area. more »

May 3, 2010 5:43 PM 6 Comments

Cycling Adventures, Toyko Sidebar

Tips on public transit, navigation and security. more »

May 3, 2010 1:00 PM Features

The Fastest Bicycle Rider in the World

A book recollecting the life of Major Taylor. The pro bike racer had to overcome not only his opponents, but also 19th century racism. more »

May 1, 2010 10:31 PM

Elusive E-Bikers!

What do a piano teacher, a delivery guy and trendy Dutch cyclists have in common? They're adopting electric bicycles, the new face of commuting. more »

May 1, 2010 10:12 PM Features 13 Comments

Flight and Bikes: 100 Mile Birds

A growing trend in non-motorized bird watching has commuter cyclists taking the long way to work. more »

May 1, 2010 9:26 PM 1 Comments

Spring Gillard’s Solar Bike Tree

After four years Spring Gillard's functional art piece, a solar powered "Bike Tree", is in place outside Science World, in Vancouver. It will be officially opened on May 31, 2010. more »

May 1, 2010 9:25 PM 1 Comments

Carye Bye

Artist Carye Bye has been inspired by the Portland cycling community to adopt biking as her only mode of transportation. more »

May 1, 2010 8:25 PM Features 1 Comments

The BC Cycling Coalition: Making BC a More Bikeable Place

The BC Cycling Coalition has many projects on the go, and a list of projects for the future. more »

May 1, 2010 7:58 PM 1 Comments

Together at Last!

VACC newsletter, the Urbane Cyclist, joins Momentum for a launch party. more »

May 1, 2010 7:50 PM

Vancouver Cycling–A Promising Future

Despite provincial slashes to bike groups, and increased taxes to bikes and accessories, Vancouver is taking steps to make the city more bike-friendly. more »

May 1, 2010 7:40 PM

Bridge to the Future

A look at both sides of the Columbia River Crossing debate. more »

May 1, 2010 7:02 PM

Microcosm Publishings’ awesome book cart/booth went mobile at the end of the show.

Amy Walker

Snapshots from the Portland Bicycle Show

Photos from the Portland Bicycle Show in April 2010. more »

May 1, 2010 7:01 PM

Cocoon Tropic Traveler

Lightweight, versitile and compact for fair-weather camping. more »

May 1, 2010 6:49 PM Accessories 1 Comments

Arkel T42 Panniers

Unique features include an internal frame keeps the pannier from sagging when loaded. more »

May 1, 2010 6:40 PM Carry Stuff

Racktime Travel-It

Perfect finishing, integrated rain covers, the Ortlieb mounting system and a very reasonable price. more »

May 1, 2010 6:38 PM Carry Stuff