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Bicycle riding helps connect people with their neighborhoods and the businesses within them. We’re extremely fortunate to live in place that has so much to offer, and when we get out of our cars and onto our bikes we can experience it in a whole new way.

Jamie Lynn Morgan

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You Should Use Hand Signals While Bicycling

Hello fellow riders, or anyone who is looking to start riding. Since National Bike Month and the National Bike Challenge started on May 1st I thought some posts on bicycle safety would be a good idea. I was out riding today and thought the first topic should be using hand signals.

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Join Us For a Historical Ride on October 8th in Wallace Idaho

Come join us for a fun-filled weekend of bicycles and history in Wallace Idaho October 8th (and 9th if you choose to stay the night)! Saturday will be an activity filled day with representatives from The Trail of the Coeur d’Alene’s and the Wallace Chamber...
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Let’s All Party for Park(ing) Day Like it is 2030

“PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks.” Who was able to attend the Park(ing) It on Sherman event last year here in Coeur d’Alene? What was...
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A Reason to Ride: Time for Reflection

You just crested the hill. Your legs are a bit tired, it takes a little bit to catch your breath, but the pounding of your heart makes you feel alive. Now, laid out before you is a long straight stretch which means it is now just you, your bicycle, and your thoughts. I LOVE those moments! It is like a cornocopuia of emotions leaping about in your brain all at once: accomplishment, fatigue, determination, and nirvana. Ok, maybe not everyone feels this way, but oh what a world if they did!

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North Idaho College Has An On-Campus FREE Bike Share Program

Check out this great new addition to the North Idaho College Campus. They have a FREE Bike Share Program! The NIC Outdoor Pursuits painted bicycles orange, (if they weren’t already), made sure they were in good working order, and put them out around campus...
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Ride Mid-Week on the Route of the Hiawatha For a Bonus!

The Route of the Hiawatha is still open daily until September 25th. Temps are cooler and you could possibly have the trail all to yourself! And…for a bonus if you ride mid-week Monday-Thursday you can receive a 10% discount off your meal at North Idaho...
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How to Stud Bicycle Tires for Winter Riding

How to Stud Bicycle Tires for Winter Riding Yesterday I did a post on 10 Tips for Winter Riding in Coeur d’Alene Idaho and thought I would expand on one of those tips. I did a search on YouTube for Do It Yourself videos for studding your own bicycle tires...
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Do You Know How to Share The Trail As a Bicyclist?

Do You Know How to Share The Trail As a Bicyclist? When you are out on a multi-use trail are you being courteous to other trail users? Riding on trails can be a great experience, but you have to remember other people are wanting to enjoy it too. There will be...
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Great Tips To Build a Bicycle Program For Your Business

Creating a Bicycle program for your business has many benefits! It supports health & wellness, which in turn boosts productivity and profits. Momentum Magazine just posted an article outlining 10 Steps to Build a Successful Bicycle Program for Your Company. It...
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Check Out the New Awesome Bike Lane on 3rd Street in Coeur d’Alene

Improvements on our roadways for all users: walkers, bicyclists, and motorists are always a GOOD thing. The new bike lane on 3rd Street is a huge improvement for those riding that route on their bicycles. Motorists can now see bicyclists clearly and it takes them...
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