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California rain

Several of my fellow bike commuters are talking about the “heavy” rain that’s been in the Bay Area. I heard one guy talk about the “sheets” of rain falling from the sky the other week. For those outside of California, I’ll describe the typical California rain storm. Take a spray bottle — the kind you read more »

Celebrate Earth Week 2016 with San Jose Bike Train

You have two opportunities during Earth Week this week to join San Jose Bike Train for a morning ride from downtown San Jose, California to destinations north while enjoying the trees on the Guadalupe River Trail: Wednesday, April 20, 2016, and another ride on Friday, April 22, 2016. Both rides depart 8:15 A.M. from Bel read more »

Beware the Rides of March: San Jose Bike Train rolls Wednesday morning

San Jose Bike Train rolls Wednesday morning, March 16, 2016. We depart 8:10 AM from Bel Bacio Caffe in Little Italy, San Jose, California. What is San Jose Bike Train? Learn about it here. Where can I park my car all day for free near Bel Bacio / downtown San Jose? Look here for a read more »

Sunnyvale California to study Vision Zero; hire Safe Routes coordinator

Public Works staff for the city of Sunnyvale, California say they intend to recommend to City Council to move forward on Vision Zero as a study issue, and to hire a Safe Routes to School coordinator in spite of other transportation issues that with the potential to take up city resources.

“Papers, please!” for bike travel between San Diego / Orange County California

Feb 1 2016 Update: Online registration available here. The shoulders on I-5 are open to cyclists between Oceanside Harbor Dr. and Las Pulgas Rd. in both directions for cyclists who are not able to access Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, according to Caltrans District 11. Travel between coastal Orange and San Diego Counties has required read more »

Bike photos in the news: Rain, Denver, Hanoi, Barcelona and more

A Sri Lankan cyclist rides through a rain shower in Colombo on December 7, 2015. The Sri Lankan capital has been lashed by heavy rains causing major traffic jams throughout the city. AFP PHOTO/ ISHARA S KODIKARA. View image | gettyimages.com