The Sea Otter Festival — a huge four-day celebration of cycling begins tomorrow, Thursday, April 16. I’ll be there, will you?
Monterey Bay Region cyclists: For National Bike Month, enter to win a pair of tickets to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, a gift card for your Local Bike Shop, or dinner for two at Sticks Restaurant in Pebble Beach. But first, a word from the sponsor of this giveaway.
People riding bikes in Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito Counties can help regional transportation agencies make better decisions about your bike riding routes.
The Transportation Agency for Monterey County had to cut back on their Bike Month promotion, but that doesn’t mean bicycling stops. Mari Lynch includes a big list of spring bike activities at her excellent resource for all things bikes in Monterey County.
Public transportation between Santa Cruz and Monterey, California
I was surprised to see this Monterey Salinas Transit (MST) bus in downtown Santa Cruz last night.
I asked around and discovered there’s a brand new MST 78 route that began about two weeks ago, providing twice daily service between Santa Cruz and Monterey, California. According to MST, this is the first time public bus service has operated directly between Santa Cruz and Monterey.
The Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) received a $57,000 grant to study the feasibility of bike sharing. County transportation planners will take public input this summer for their ideas.