• May 11, 2021
  • By Bicycle Colorado

The good, the bad and the weird in Colorado’s 2021 transportation funding bill

When the 2021 session started (and stopped, and...

  • Apr 9, 2021
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Ride with Roll Massif for camaraderie, challenge and community

Roll Massif sportives are back for 2021—take your...

  • Dec 2, 2020
  • By Bicycle Colorado

What’s the deal with adaptive eBikes?

Quinn Brett is a Program Analyst with the...

  • Jun 18, 2019
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Lessons from one of the world’s most bicycle-friendly cities

Piep and Jack, our policy team, spent June 11-14...

  • May 30, 2019
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Buddy Insurance announces partnership with Bicycle Colorado

DENVER — Buddy Insurance is partnering with...

  • May 21, 2019
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Bicycle Colorado takes a trip to Trinidad

Situated on the I-25 corridor and just three hours...

  • Apr 23, 2019
  • By Bicycle Colorado

We want your input on State Park fees for people who bike and walk

In the past few months, Bicycle Colorado staff...

  • Feb 11, 2019
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Roll Massif reimagines cycling with eight Colorado sportives

Roll Massif expects 15-20,000 cyclists to ride one...

  • Mar 30, 2018
  • By Bicycle Colorado

New this year–shorter routes at 2018 Triple Bypass

The Triple Bypass, presented by Team Evergreen, is...

  • Mar 23, 2018
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Discover the city by bike at the 2018 Coldwell Banker Denver Century Ride

The ninth-annual Coldwell Banker Denver Century...

  • Mar 19, 2018
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Things in the Bike Lane campaign launches in Denver

Bicycle Colorado and BikeDenver, in a joint effort...

  • Dec 18, 2017
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Colorado Pedals Project Year 2: Becoming the #1 Bike State

In September 2015, Governor Hickenlooper announced...

  • Jul 6, 2017
  • By Claire Peters

My first century ride: A journey of more than just miles

When I decided to sign up for my first century...

  • Apr 23, 2017
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Survey Says: These are Colorado’s best bike rides

Each month, we’re asking our members for feedback...

  • Apr 4, 2017
  • By Katherine Fuller

Adventure by bike: route planning in Colorado

Where to?  It’s a question I ask myself...

  • Nov 8, 2016
  • By Katherine Fuller

New study quantifies benefits cycling offers Colorado

A new study released by multiple state agencies found that bicycling contributes significantly to Colorado’s economy ($1.6 billion in 2015), and that almost half of the state’s adults rode a bicycle in the past year, making Colorado one of the most active states in the nation. Bicycle Colorado partnered with several agencies and…

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  • Oct 4, 2016
  • By Michele Hogan

Consider a bicycle tour for your next vacation

I fell in love with bicycle touring at the age of 27 when I rode my first Ride The Rockies. Experiencing our state via bicycle is a splendid way to spend a week. I have been hooked on cycling vacations ever since. It’s the combination of being outdoors all day, the camaraderie…

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  • Aug 15, 2016
  • By Madeline Kreider Carlson

Behind the scenes in Bike Town USA: member spotlight on Routt County Riders

Through hard work and collaboration between volunteers and local businesses, our fellow advocacy organization Routt County Riders has helped build an amazing trail network and thriving bike culture in Steamboat Springs—also known as Bike Town, USA—and the surrounding area. I talked with four tireless advocates who help lead Routt County Riders: Alan…

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  • Jun 3, 2016
  • By Madeline Kreider Carlson

¡Viva la Ciclovía!

I love cities, travel and bikes. What could be better than exploring a new, exciting urban space from the saddle of a bike? [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] Last week I got to…

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  • May 10, 2016
  • By Stephanie Leonard

Pedals and pancakes

Buena Vista sure knows how to celebrate Bike to School Day! This past Wednesday, while the sun was rising and there was a chill in the air, groups of students and community members gathered across town on bikes. Bicycle Colorado’s education team joined one of Avery Parsons Elementary’s three bike trains (groups of kids…

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  • Apr 11, 2016
  • By Katie Bonomo

Bikes on the other side of the world

At the Colorado Bicycle Summit back in February, Mikael Colville-Andersen spoke about striving for the point where bikes are like vacuum cleaners—most everyone has one, most everyone uses theirs and we don’t really feel the need to talk about them because they’re so ubiquitous. I recently took a trip to Cambodia, and I was reminded of…

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  • Apr 4, 2016
  • By Ted Heyd

A nice place to be…on a bike!

Like most of you (I’d guess), my family and I love to travel.  You see new places, meet new people and stoke up on new adventures. One of the things I enjoy is the chance to check out transportation facilities in other communities, especially the walking and biking kind, and see how the locals…

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  • Jan 14, 2016
  • By Madeline Kreider Carlson

The art of riding: spotlight on member Nard Claar

Last week I caught up with painter, cyclist, world traveler and Bicycle Colorado member Nard Claar just before he boarded a plane en route to Europe for a few months of travel and an artist residency in Ireland. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=””…

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  • Oct 9, 2015
  • By Bicycle Colorado

Tour of the Moon—past and present

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] I had the opportunity to participate in the ICON Tour of the Moon bicycle event this month, the fourth year of the event and fourth time I’ve ridden.…

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ICYMI this morning: https://t.co/fQf57nBCr2

Our newest online resource is LIVE! Check out our page on Adaptive Riding in Colorado. Full of resources about adap… https://t.co/4chWwOHBQN

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  • Jul 23, 2021
  • by Bicycle Colorado
Wheels move the body; two wheels move the soul.

This guest post is from Bicycle Colorado Business...

  • DON’T DELAY: We’re placing another order for #BicycleColorado masks made by our friends at @primalwear TOMORROW (5/14) at noon! Click the link in our bio to get yours now!
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We’re thrilled to see so many people out enjoying (and often rediscovering the joy of) riding a bike right now, and we’re asking ALL bicyclists to do their part to prevent the spread of #covid19 by wearing a mask or other face covering when out for a ride. Doing so keeps you, your loved ones, those around you, and all Coloradans safer while helping reduce stress on our medical system. If you still need a mask, click the link in our bio to pre-order one now and support our advocacy work! Thanks so much to everyone who has already purchased, and to @primalwear for supporting our efforts over the years. Ride on.
  • #BicycleColorado volunteers and staff members spent time today helping @denverurbangardens and @denverfoodrescue deliver “Grow a Garden” food boxes to home-bound families in Denver—via bike! Supporting our community on two wheels makes for a great way to spend a sunny day. Many thanks to our friends @ddchen47, David M., and @juggernautcargo for your help! Head to denverfoodrescue.org or dug.org to learn more about these great local organizations. #rideyourbike
  • Tonight the #BicycleColorado team celebrated Stacey, our outgoing Development Director, with a virtual happy hour. Stacey has been an absolute rockstar for BC. We’re sad to see her leave, but thrilled for her as she heads out on a new adventure (hopefully in the #BikeAdvocacy space!) in North Carolina. Please join us in wishing her well!