"Consistently advocates for bicycling. Major kudos to Mari for all her great work!"--California Bicycle Coalition
Why contribute to Bicycling Monterey?
For comments from tourists and residents of Monterey County, people who bike in other places, municipal leaders, journalists, transportation professionals, bike advocates, and others, click here, then scroll down. >
Make a Contribution
Show some bike love! Help Bicycling Monterey make Monterey County, and beyond, a more bike-friendly place. Contribute $5, $50, $500, or any amount.
Contribute by debit or credit card via PayPal. (No PayPal account is necessary.) Or, contribute by check.
The Bicycling Monterey website and projects are a grassroots effort, and successes are due to the involvement of many people. Click here for acknowledgements, and how you can help. >
Resources on this site include the HER Helmet Thursdays Project, a long-term ecology-economy sustainability project that provides discounts on Thursdays to males and females who bike. See Quick Links to HER Helmet Thursdays. >
This site and projects were created as a public service of Mari Lynch, owner of Fine Wordworking, honored with a Transportation Excellence Award from the Transportation Agency for Monterey County.
Mari launched Bicycling Monterey to encourage biking, as well as other Earth-friendly actions. Learn how Bicycling Monterey began. >
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Bicycle Riding Skills, Bike Safety, and CA Bicycle Laws–for Children, Teens, and Adults
Bike-and-Ride – Tips for MST Bus and 7 Other Options
H-E-R Helmet Thursdays: Where Males & Females Who Bike Get Discounts
“I have gone to businesses on HER Helmet Thursdays, and they are always gracious. Thank you for making such a great program work!”–Sam Poteete “No profit motive for its creator, Mari Lynch, just a vision to see more locals and tourists ride bikes.”–Ravi Kapur, KSBW
For Businesses and Organizations: Sign Up to Participate in the HER Helmet Thursdays Project
Bicycle Advocacy: What you can do!
Bike to the Beach, and Care for What You Love
Bicycling Carmel, including Carmel-by-the-Sea and Carmel Valley HER Helmet Thursdays spots
Bicycling Castroville – plus North County HER Helmet Thursdays spots
Bike Greenfield – plus South County HER Helmet Thursdays spots
Bicycling Pebble Beach–17-Mile Drive
Bicycling Salinas, including its HER Helmet Thursdays spots
Bicycling Seaside, including its HER Helmet Thursdays spots
Información en español sobre las bicicletas
TIPS FOR BICYCLING MONTEREY COUNTY – Click any of the 22 headings below to access.