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Middle Aged Woman on a Bicycle

A Full Four Days of No Driving

This week I managed to ride my bike for four days straight and no car driving. I plan on riding tomorrow too, which would make it a five-day streak.

January 26, 2018 0

See What Happens When Fat Bikes Go Downhilling in Winter

Fatbiking is growing everywhere and Coeur d’Alene Idaho is no exception. With our distinct four seasons, there are many different cycling opportunities! These brave souls from British Columbia created this video to show what it looks like to take your fat bike downhilling! I admit, I am not a winter sports person, so I haven’t even…
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December 20, 2016 2

10 Tips for Riding in Coeur d’Alene Idaho During Winter

10 Tips for Riding in Coeur d’Alene Idaho During Winter Riding a bicycle in the winter around Coeur d’Alene can be tricky and not just because of colder temperatures and snow! It gets darker earlier (like 4PM earlier), snowplowing creates piles of snow that narrow streets, and bike lanes are not on the snow removal workers list…
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December 19, 2016 3

How to Stud Bicycle Tires for Winter Riding

How to Stud Bicycle Tires for Winter Riding Yesterday I did a post on 10 Tips for Winter Riding in Coeur d’Alene Idaho and thought I would expand on one of those tips. I did a search on YouTube for Do It Yourself videos for studding your own bicycle tires and narrowed it down to these…
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December 18, 2016 0

After the Fat Tuesday Bicycle Ride Week One

Every chance you get out on your bicycle is another opportunity to experience something new, see something you haven’t seen before, and learn something to use the next time you ride. What I learned from last nights Fat Tuesday Bicycle ride: Don’t EVER ride without your padded bicycle shorts. I don’t care how short a distance…
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February 2, 2016 0

Fat Tuesday Bicycle Rides in February 2016

This is what will get me out on my bike starting tomorrow! I think I have figured out what clothes to layer to make sure I stay warm. For this short slow ride, I think my vintage cruiser will do just fine (even if I ride from home). [ctt tweet=”Light up your fat or(any) bike and…
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February 1, 2016 3

Enjoy Art By Bicycle in Coeur d’Alene Idaho

The City of Coeur d’Alene’s Art Commission in conjunction with the Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee put together some maps that guide you to places to enjoy local art while on your bicycle (or walking). Here is information on the bicycle route: The Bike Tour is over 12 easily scenic miles, with views of Lake…
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January 31, 2016 0