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Bikes and train tracks?

I’m the kind of guy who regularly walks into closed doors, trips over my own feet and bumps my head on low overhangs, but I’ve never had problems on train tracks. I’ve heard people talk about the danger of train tracks while cycling and I witnessed this first hand last weekend in San Francisco. I read more »

Lane splitting and railroad tracks

Sharing the road with cars, trucks, tour buses, pedestrians, and trains on Beach Street in Santa Cruz, California.

2 bike cars on every Caltrain

Yesterday, Caltrain announced they have completed conversion of additional ‘gallery’ cars into bike cars. Every Caltrain train set now runs with two bike cars.

Everyday Adventures: Caltrain Alternatives & East Bay

Those of you who follow Caltrain already know about the track ‘incident’ during the evening commute last night.

The River with No Bridge

The rain this past weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area reminds me of the modern Japanese classic “The River with No Bridges.”

Water district schedules trail closure for Bike to Work Day

Update: Santa Clara Valley Water agrees to postpone trail work. San Tomas Aquino will remain open for Bike to Work Day. We love the Santa Clara Valley Water District and their willingness to open up their right-of-way for non-motorized travel. They can occasionally be a little bit tone-deaf, unfortunately. Take, for example, this notice of read more »