In a remote corner of Northwest Laos, the decision must be made: Take the leisurely boat ride along the Mekong river to reach the next village, or push through 35 km of dense jungle trail, despite the warnings from the locals? Read further to learn of Mark Greiz's decision.
The report from PeopleForBikes and the Alliance for Biking & Walking features stories from planners, leaders and activists in communities of color around the country who are working to build connected, all-ages bike networks.
Eighty years ago bicycle touring was a different animal. Mountains, dirt roads and all of two gears. One rider pays homage to the old-school guys by ditching the materialism and touring in dirtbag style.
Welcome to winter biking's most friendly city. With more than 750 miles of cycling routes, a little darkness and freezing temperatures doesn't stop the thousands of Helsinki commuters who ride to work every day through rain, sleet, and snow.