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We’re All Heroes on This Bus

We’re All Heroes on This Bus

Update, 6/6/17: Tip of the helmet to Mayor Clyde Roberson and the Monterey...

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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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Day in the Life of a Bike Advocate: ...

Day in the Life of a Bike Advocate: Supporting bicycling, in a multitude of ways, since May 2009

Here’s an example of one of the many calls, and related research and...

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Night Ride Home

Night Ride Home

Last night’s bike ride was a tad eventful.  I took off late, after a...

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ALBA Family Farm Day – Agricul...

ALBA Family Farm Day – Agriculture and Land-Based Training Association

One beautiful place to bike is Old Stage Road, Salinas, as the Knights of...

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Earth Pilgrim in Monterey County and...

Earth Pilgrim in Monterey County and beyond: Jody Emerson Quintana

California native Jody Emerson Quintana, a resident of Monterey County since...

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Scenes and Tales from the 2017 Sea O...

Scenes and Tales from the 2017 Sea Otter Classic

What’s in this 38-photo, 3300-word post?  Some bike-loving visitors...

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Aussies, others ask: Immigration ...

Aussies, others ask: Immigration – What’s up with U.S. policies?

On the local, state, national, and international level, many of us in the...

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ICE Advisory for People Who Bike ...

ICE Advisory for People Who Bike – Immigrants and Law Enforcement in Monterey County

Update, 6/10/17: As reported by Chelcey Adami in the Salinas Californian on...

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East Salinas / The Alisal

East Salinas / The Alisal

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

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Earth Day – Bike for Mother Ea...

Earth Day – Bike for Mother Earth

Bicycling benefits people even if they do not bike. The many and diverse...

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Shopping Farmers Markets by BikeR...

Shopping Farmers Markets by Bike–Have you hugged an organic grower today?

Yum! Melons, peaches, tomatoes, berries, and so much more are in season....

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Women’s March on Washington, D...

Women’s March on Washington, DC – and Monterey County related activities

City of Monterey native Amanda Cole, currently a resident of Washington,...

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Falling in Love with Bicycling

Falling in Love with Bicycling

Bicycling West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz with my friend Gerri Dayharsh. How did...

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Constables of the Peace – Cops...

Constables of the Peace – Cops on Bikes in Monterey County

Scroll this post, to see law enforcement officers on bikes in...

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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...

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Protect Our Water, Limit Risky Oil O...

Protect Our Water, Limit Risky Oil Operations and Ban Fracking – Measure Z Implementation

This website was established to encourage biking and other earth-friendly...

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Salinas Valley, Salad Bowl of the Na...

Salinas Valley, Salad Bowl of the Nation — Who could be hungry?

Some may wonder if Thomas Fuller’s story, “In a California...

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Audio: Bikes are taking to the stree...

Audio: Bikes are taking to the streets–and it’s not where you might expect

Listen A KUSP broadcast during NPR’s “Morning Edition” and...

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The Beauty of Clotheslines

The Beauty of Clotheslines

Above: Mother Nature applying the #1 rated fabric...

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Remember Juan Angel Perez (1999-2015...

Remember Juan Angel Perez (1999-2015)—and Señores Martinez, Trujillo, Sanchez, Ramirez

In addition to Juan Angel Perez, below we also remember four other local men...

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Caring for Chickens–and Wildli...

Caring for Chickens–and Wildlife Farther Afield

Haven’t slipped my fingers deep into the soft feathers of chicken wings...

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Consider the Berries

Consider the Berries

Consider the berries in my yard. I don’t feed them or water them or...

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National recognition for Monterey Co...

National recognition for Monterey County bike advocacy: Alliance for Biking & Walking’s Advocacy Awards finalists

Monterey County is represented among the finalists for the Alliance for Biking...

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Monterey Bay Area Green Business Pro...

Monterey Bay Area Green Business Program: A car shop that loves bikes; ultra-green HER Helmet Thursdays spots; and more

If you live a car-free life so won’t need motor vehicle maintenance or...