Day Trips

Same day trips without overnight.

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When I told my friends in the LA bike community that this year would be the first time that I will be riding the LA Marathon route before the actual marathon begins, most were surprised. People thought I’ve already ridden several! Unfortunately, that is far from the truth. I’ve never made it out to prior more »

Ride Report: My First LA Marathon Crash Ride

    I have a confession to make.   I have never attended a MeetUp event, but I just started my first MeetUp group.   Now that I got that off my chest, let me tell you why you should overlook that one fact and join my MeetUp group, the Los Angeles Self-Supported Bicycle Touring more »

Why You Should Join The Los Angeles Self-Supported Bicycle Meetup ...

CicloSDias 6th Street
When I was working on my travel plans for the National Bicycle Tourism Conference for November 5th to November 8th, I was reminded by someone in my social network that November 9th was the day of San Diego’s very own open street event, CicloSDias, a very clever name.  I was curious to see how this more »

CicloSDias: An Angeleno’s Perspective

For the past 5 years, I was never able to participate in the celebrations during bike week, until this year.  I remember when bike week would come and go, sometimes without me realizing it until a week later.  The only thing I was able to participate in was Bike to Work Day.  That just meant more »

Bike Week 2014

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What is a better way to extend that Valentine’s Day love than to ride your bike in the Ride 4 Love?  That was what hundreds of riders did on the beautiful Saturday morning of February 15th with CICLE and Eastside Riders Bike Club, sponsored by Metro Los Angeles.  The ride highlighted all the positive changes in more »

2014 Ride 4 Love Community Ride