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Welcome to the Bicycling Monterey site and project...

Welcome to the Bicycling Monterey site and projects

Are you under age 21, or homeless, or over age 65 and on a low fixed income? Welcome to this site.  All others: Use of this site is on the honor system. If anytime since 2009 you’ve contributed $5 or more, welcome to this site. (Don’t remember? Click here.) If you’ve not yet contributed, make a contribution today in any amount. Contribute via PayPal or...

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Sharing Monterey County Parks and Other Public Lan...

Sharing Monterey County Parks and Other Public Lands: Administration, Care, and Use

Voices of Monterey Bay is a news source launched by veteran local journalists Mary Duan, Joe Livernois, and Julie Reynolds Martinez in October 2017. Royal Calkins, a former editor of the Monterey County Herald, wrote an article published by VOMB on October 31, 2017, “Trail Mix: Parks officials lag in responding to feuding hikers and bikers.” I encourage readers who...

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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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Bike Buzz: Autumn 2017 News from Bic...

Bike Buzz: Autumn 2017 News from Bicycling Monterey

Below is a summary of what’s new on the Bicycling Monterey website. To...

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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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Biking Downtown Monterey: Sidewalk r...

Biking Downtown Monterey: Sidewalk riding advisories, plus Alvarado Street HER Helmet Thursdays Spots

Whoops. Note the family biking up the Alvarado Street sidewalk. Are you...

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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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Big Sur: Bicycling, and other tips, ...

Big Sur: Bicycling, and other tips, for the Big Sur Coast — including first HER Helmet Thursdays spot

If you’re inclined to bike Big Sur… Please first take time to...

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Biking Del Rey Oaks: Green lanes, sh...

Biking Del Rey Oaks: Green lanes, sharrows, and traffic calming

Hey! How’d Del Rey Oaks get those new green...

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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 East Salinas / The Alisal — inc...

Bike East Salinas / The Alisal — including HER Helmet Thursdays spots

Pleasures, Protests, and Promise This post includes: The Alisal’s first...

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Bike Greenfield and other South Coun...

Bike Greenfield and other South County communities – including HER Helmet Thursdays spots

Along with Greenfield tips, this post includes some other South County tips,...

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Bicycling Castroville plus North Cou...

Bicycling Castroville plus North County HER Helmet Thursdays spots

Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/bikecastroville Scroll down to...

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Bicycling Pebble Beach

Bicycling Pebble Beach

Locals who bike Pebble Beach—including Bicycling Monterey, Naval...

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Bicycling Carmel, including Carmel-b...

Bicycling Carmel, including Carmel-by-the-Sea and Carmel Valley HER Helmet Thursdays spots

Along with Carmel tips, this post highlights the vicinity’s first HER...

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Bike Seaside, including HER Helmet T...

Bike Seaside, including HER Helmet Thursdays spots

This trio of faith-inspired biking fashionistas knows about safe bicycle...

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Bike Salinas, the Monterey County se...

Bike Salinas, the Monterey County seat and its largest city

Salinas is the only Monterey County city with its own section in the...