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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Check Out the New Awesome Bike Lane on 3rd Street in Coeur d’Alene

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Three Cheers for Pedal Power! Join the Kootenai Environmental Alliance for Happy Hour

Want some motivation for Bike to Work Week 2016 in Coeur d’Alene coming in June? Add an event to your National Bike Month Bingo Card for the month of May (link to the bingo card is below along with some info)? Then you need to go to this event by bicycle of course! Plus…Chris Bosley with the Coeur d’Alene Ped Bike Committee will help motivate you to pedal to work and Russ Hersrud will talk about how riding your bicycle helps the environment!

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Tell The US Department of Transportation We All Count

I try to keep what I post here to be about local bicycle events, places to ride, things to do, and things to see, but…sometimes…to make sure we can continue to enjoy those things we have to stand up and say “Hey, wait a minute! That isn’t what is going to be best for everyone.” When those times come; I will post ways you as an individual can stand on the soap box to let someone know you count and you matter. This is one of those times!

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