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Bike to Worship

Bike to Worship

Bike to church, mosque, satsang, synagogue, or other place of worship. Be inspired by Monterey County scenes below, along with tips for people who bike dressed up and those who bike to evening services. EARTH STEWARDSHIP: In many faith traditions, like that of Christian environmentalist leader Matthew Sleeth, MD (pictured below), bicycling is one more way to live out your...

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Project: Boosting Bike Equity

Project: Boosting Bike Equity

Short link: https://bit.ly/BikeEquity One of the many Bicycling Monterey projects is devoting time and resources toward what many bike advocates refer to as bike equity. Dr. Adonia Lugo, manager of the Bike Equity Network, wrote to Bicycling Monterey’s founder: “You put your region’s diversity front and center in your work.” Bicycling Monterey’s equity efforts...

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Bike to elegant venues, including fi...

Bike to elegant venues, including fine dining establishments — Also: HER Helmet Thursdays tips

Who says you can’t use earth-friendly transportation and still enjoy some...

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Bike to Shop, including HER Helmet T...

Bike to Shop, including HER Helmet Thursdays discounts

“Discounts when you bike to go shopping?” Yes, among the hundreds...

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Feb 1, 2018 deadline: Apply for free...

Feb 1, 2018 deadline: Apply for free bike racks, lockers, repair stations, or skateboard/scooter racks

Where few or no legit or convenient bicycle parking options exist, people...

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Thank You, 2017 Contributors to Bicy...

Thank You, 2017 Contributors to Bicycling Monterey

As of December 11, twelve contributors—listed alphabetically below—have...

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8th Anniversary Guide: HER Helmet Th...

8th Anniversary Guide: HER Helmet Thursdays

Created and launched in Monterey County, HER Helmet Thursdays is one of many...

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Project: Education and advocacy on i...

Project: Education and advocacy on issues affecting people who bike in Monterey County, throughout California, and nationwide

Among the Bicycling Monterey projects is education and advocacy regarding...

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Project: Public Outreach

Project: Public Outreach

Public outreach to increase awareness of the multiple benefits of...

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Regulations for E-Bikes / Electric-A...

Regulations for E-Bikes / Electric-Assist Bicycles and Other Non People-Powered Bikes — in Monterey County and Elsewhere

Hey, what kind of bicycles is this sign referring to? Puzzled? You’re...

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International, National, State, and ...

International, National, State, and Regional Collaborations: Bicycling Monterey teams up with others on bike advocacy efforts

Most people realize that Bicycling Monterey provides inspiration and resources...

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From e-bike snob to “won me ov...

From e-bike snob to “won me over”: Pedaling Monterey County with a boost-on-demand from e-assist

In May 2009, when I founded the Bicycling Monterey site and projects, I was...

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Protected Bike Lanes / Class 4 Separ...

Protected Bike Lanes / Class 4 Separated Bikeways / Cycle Tracks

What are protected bike lanes, and why are more of them so desirable? How can...

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Bike to School – Elementary, m...

Bike to School – Elementary, middle, and high school resources in Monterey County

Short link to this page: http://bit.ly/KidsBikeToSchool Above: Salinas youth...

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Climate Change – Bicycling is ...

Climate Change – Bicycling is part of the mix in climate hope

Read below how transportation impacts climate change. Some related posts at...

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9 Videos from Bicycling Monterey

9 Videos from Bicycling Monterey

Be uplifted by the love for biking, and for beautiful Monterey County, in...

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Children and Teens Growing Up Bikewi...

Children and Teens Growing Up Bikewise

Although the primary focus of this post is kids biking Monterey County—and...

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Bike for Sustainable Seafood: HER He...

Bike for Sustainable Seafood: HER Helmet Thursdays participants also in Seafood Watch

Mari with her catch of the day. If I’m going to eat fish, I prefer...

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Wine-ding your way along Monterey Co...

Wine-ding your way along Monterey County’s bikeways — including HER Helmet Thursdays wineries

The pleasures of cycling from winery to winery There are celebrated cycling...

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Piping in the New: January Biking in...

Piping in the New: January Biking in Monterey County

Late this afternoon, I enjoyed old traditions ringing in the new: bagpipe...