Category: Bicycling

Two colorfully loaded touring bikes lean against a brick wall.

Thoughts on Being a Car-Free Family

Individuals may opt to go car-free fairly easily, but what about families? Learn how a 50-year-old who’s never had a driver’s license and her partner inspired their now-grown children to a more climate-friendly way of life.

National Links: Phoenix’s Ancient Watery Secret

The desert city of Phoenix, Arizona is home to 180 miles of canals, supplying much needed water in a region plagued with scarcity. Yet the canals are not without precedent: the Hohokam people, who once inhabited the area, constructed hundreds of miles of canals to supply tens of thousands of acres of farmland, hundreds of years before Phoenix rose from the ashes of the civilization.

Bike Maintenance Essentials

This week we are joined by Crystal Sursely of Lowertown Bike Shop to talk about the essential things that everyone should know about bike maintenance.