Bicycle Friendly

Buzzwords Bicycle-friendly policies and practices help some people feel more comfortable about traveling by bicycle with other traffic. The level of bicycle-friendliness of an environment can be influenced by many factors resulting from town planning and cycling infrastructure decisions. – Wikipedia From the League of American Bicyclists Bicycling is more than a practical, cost-effective solution …

Bikes

Photo: Ron Mader, DTLV Bikes In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious travel. What are the good cycling experiences? How are locals benefiting from bike tours? What events are worth attending or paying attention? Translating: Bicycle Spanish: Bicicleta Elsewhere on the Web …

Bike Share in Las Vegas #RTCBikeShare

Photo: Ron Mader, Bike Share in Las Vegas The next big thing is happening now in downtown Las Vegas. I’m referring to the growing number of bicycle share programs around the world. Launched October 1, 2016 is the downtown bike share program run by the city — https://rtcbikeshare.bcycle.com — and celebrating its first birthday. Hashtag: #RTCBikeShare …

Holiday Bike Rides

When is the next holiday bike ride? ¿Cuándo es el próximo paseo en bicicleta de vacaciones? Embedded Tweets We look forward to riding in the Holiday Bike Ride this weekend in #LasVegas. We hope to see you there! https://t.co/vxtdmtAU3I @RTCSNV @lasvegascyclery #Cycling pic.twitter.com/hnq1M0jxC0 — Fisher for Nevada (@fisherfornevada) December 8, 2017 Great crowd today for …

Bicycle Friendly, aka #BicycleFriendly

Today, the League of American Bicyclists welcomed 65 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities, bringing the number of communities to 430. Here is the ​List of Fall 2017 awardees and All BFC Awards through Fall 2017 Hashtag: #BicycleFriendly Key Links http://bikeleague.org http://bikeleague.org/content/over-400-bicycle-friendly-communities-all-50-states Questions In a few words, what is #BicycleFriendly? Is there public information online that provides a deep dive …

Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Summit #nvbikeped

Poster The Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Summit returned to Las Vegas November 13 and 14. The Summit brought together enthusiasts and advocates of biking and walking with transportation professionals from across Nevada to share resources and best practices related to bicycle infrastructure, funding, education, outreach, and policy. Included are keynote presentations, breakout sessions, and workshops. …

Stroll ‘N’ Roll 2017

The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include bicycles. Such is the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosts its annual Stroll-N-Roll Saturday, November 18. The 4-hour annual event is a spin so the speak on the Ciclovia phenomenon sweeping the globe. Originally founded in Bogota, Colombia, ciclovias are scheduled events when roads are closed to motorized traffic, allowing the …