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Riding the Fox Cities – February Edition

Last Saturday was a great day to ride in the Fox Cities.  I joined nearly 100 other riders to partake in the rare opportunity to bike across Lake Winnebago.  The event was organized by the FCCA and attracted riders from well beyond the Fox Cities, including riders from Minnesota, Illinois, and Ohio.  This is the second […]

September 2013 Moonlight Ride

September 2013 Moonlight Ride

About 35 riders gathered at City Park for the September Moonlight Ride.  Gwen Sargeant led us on ride through Appleton up the Drew St. Bike Lanes to Glendale where we crossed the tracks at the bike/ped crossing.  We then rode to the Mason St. Bike Lanes which led us to Pierce Park.  There we took […]

Moonlight Ride

Moonlight Ride

The moon made an appearance for the January Moonlight Ride. We rode down to the Newberry Trail and to Telulah Park. The bike lane across the College Ave bridge was in great condition. We ended the ride at Harmony Cafe with a hot drink – the hot cocoa was good!!!  

This is why I ride in the wind, rain, heat and cold (Mark Priddis)

This is why I ride in the wind, rain, heat and cold (Mark Priddis)

Today I was fortunate enough to have one of those rides that keeps me going all year long. There was nothing special or no indication that today’s ride was going to be what it was. I left the house around 4:30 pm knowing I only have an hour and a half or so before I […]

Are you ready to ring in the New Year with the Resolution Ride?

Are you ready to ring in the New Year with the Resolution Ride?

Personally, I can’t wait.  My bike has the studded tires mounted and I have figured out layering enough where I can ride in about any temperature and feel comfortable without getting soaked.  Last year it was fun to ride with a group of people with a similar goal in mind, basically to have a fun […]

Appleton Community Bike Ride 2012

Appleton Community Bike Ride 2012

This Saturday was the Appleton Community Bike Ride. About 100 people showed up to ride, including Mayor Hanna. Thanks to everyone for making this happen! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBlaa8F90OE?rel=0&w=480&h=360] And then, yes, this is a ton of photos, but it’s fun to try and find yourself! Thanks for coming out once again to support local cycling!  

Appleton Community Bike Ride

Like Appleton’s new bike lanes? Want more? Come show your support and ride! Saturday July 21, 2012 (same day as the Appleton Farm Market Green Market) this free, family-friendly bike ride is a celebration of the new bike lanes and bike routes. This 4 mile loop ride starts at the corner of Durkee Street and […]