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Illustration by Robert Higdon

Bike Curious - Bikes Defined

Making the distinction between different bike types. more »

Aug 8, 2011 11:32 AM Bikes 1 Comments

Mud Sweat and Gears

Kathleen Wilker

Bike Book Review: The Metal Cowboy's Mud, Sweat and Gears

I highly recommend "Mud, Sweat and Gears: A Rowdy Family Bike Adventure Across Canada on Seven Wheels," by Joe "Metal Cowboy" Kurmaskie with fabulous footnotes by Beth Biagini Kurmaskie. more »

Aug 3, 2011 12:30 PM , Families on Bikes 3 Comments

Lawson Family Bike Train Stretches

Grant Lawson

Family of Five Rides the MS Bike Tour for the 5th Time

One mom, one dad and three wonderful daughters ride from Ottawa to Kemptville and back. Trail-a-bikes, bike name it, if it's got wheels, it's part of the "Lawson Train." more »

Apr 30, 2011 6:08 AM Families on Bikes 3 Comments

Bike loaded up and ready for touring.

Shawn Granton

How to Make Your Bike Tour a Success!

Bike Touring - it’s cheap, healthy and always an adventure. So, how do you prepare? more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:36 AM Features 2 Comments

David Niddrie

DeVinci Oslo

The DeVinci Oslo is a light, stylish and comfortable bike for the the everyday cyclist and for those interested in short-distance touring. more »

Jan 25, 2011 10:47 AM Bikes 2 Comments

Pedal the Smog Away: 2010 Climate Ride Headed California Way

Aside from checking out the coastal scenery, riders on the five-day Climate Ride bike tour are raising money for environmental charities. more »

Aug 11, 2010 8:08 PM News

Portland Touring Season is Here

An overview of some of the best places for bicycle touring in the Portland area. more »

May 1, 2010 2:41 PM

Opus Largo

A snappy little touring bike that handles like a thoroughbred when unloaded and carries weight like a workhorse. more »

May 1, 2010 12:06 PM Bikes 1 Comments

Brodie Elan

If you are looking for a bike to use to pedal around the world, this could well be it. more »

May 1, 2010 12:05 PM Bikes 1 Comments