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UPDATE – bike route and final picnic spot has changed:
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Our Spring compliment to the Fall Tweed Ride! Finally! 
April’s perfect weather for a Seer Sucker suits, dresses, shirts, pants, jackets, hats and …

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Holiday Lights Ride

December 13, 2010 – 11:43 pm | 2 Comments

A couple of dozen of us rode through the neighborhoods around SMU tonight enjoying some of the more amazing holiday light displays in town.  We stopped at Highland Park Village for coffee and hot chocolate.
The …

Women In Motion: New Lady Riders Reflect on NYC Cycling by Dahlia Lopez Ramsay

December 11, 2010 – 3:53 pm | 2 Comments

I was watching some of the films over at Street Films and “Women in Motion” by Dahlia Lopez Ramsay caught my attention.  From the notes on the video:
There are more cyclists in NYC than ever …

IKEA Says Thank You To It’s Employees With a Bike

December 10, 2010 – 11:28 pm | Comments Off

IKEA, that Swedish home furnishing company, recently announced they are giving bicycles to all of their 12,400 employees in December.  How cool is that?
“It’s been a good year for IKEA, so what better way to …

Speaking of Richardson…

December 10, 2010 – 11:27 pm | Comments Off

The completion of the Santa Fe Trail has been dominating much of the bicycle trail discussions lately, on our site and elsewhere; but in case you haven’t heard Richardson has been making strides in their …

DART Green Line Celebration: Ride Your Bike

December 2, 2010 – 10:50 pm | 7 Comments

This Saturday, December 4, 2010, is an amazing day for the DART Light Rail system. It is the pre-opening (December 6, 2010 is the official day) Super Saturday first glimpse of the 28 mile, 15 station, …

Hipstamatic Office Bikes

December 1, 2010 – 8:15 pm | Comments Off

I rode my 2008 Electrabike Amsterdam Classic 3 to my office today via the White Rock Lake Trail and the newly opened Santa Fe Trail link. From the STF Trail to my office is .8 miles, …

Santa Fe Trail and White Rock Lake Trail Link: Saddle Up!

November 25, 2010 – 12:41 am | 20 Comments

It’s open for business, and you heard it here first!  Unless you got the same email that I received this morning from the “Friends of the Santa Fe Trail“.  I have been waiting for this …

Photos from the Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Dallas Tweed Ride

November 22, 2010 – 9:37 pm | 3 Comments

What perfect weather and great costumes, bikes and people at the 2nd annual Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Dallas Tweed Ride.   I took an obscene amount of photos and this is a small sample.  I didn’t …

Katy Trail: Phase One Complete!

November 18, 2010 – 5:35 pm | Comments Off

Until I read this article in today’s Dallas Morning News, I didn’t realize that there even was a “Phase 1 of the Katy Trail Master Plan”.
Good work! It’s a lovely trail. I like Angela Hunt’s …

November 2010 Rides, Events and Announcements

November 15, 2010 – 10:07 pm | Comments Off

Bike Friendly Richardson Presents

Black Friday Ride November 26th
Richardson is one of the most bike friendly cities in all of Dallas County!  From their website:
We had so much fun last year that we thought we’d do …