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A Great Bike Route to/from the Chicago Lakefront & A Secret Garden

A Great Bike Route to/from the Chicago Lakefront & A Secret Garden

A good bike route from the Chicago lakefront back to downtown using Randolph Street, avoiding the traffic merge, with a stop at the Cancer Survivors garden for a bit of peace and quiet before the day begins.

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Take the Long Bike Route to Work

Take the Long Bike Route to Work

Hard to believe, but we’re down to the last week of the Let’s Go Ride A Bike (LGRAB)  Summer Games. As a refresher, here’s a rundown of the contest: There are three main categories, and six events in each category. Complete events in each category over a three week period, and tell us about it via […]

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A Little Bike Outing to Caldwell Woods

A Little Bike Outing to Caldwell Woods

As mentioned in yesterday’s post, we wanted to take our new bike carrier out for a test drive over the weekend, so instead of riding around the city, we loaded up our bikes and drove up to Caldwell Woods – part of the great Forest Preserve District of Cook County. It was a great day […]

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LGRAB Summer Games – Carrying a Load On My Bike

LGRAB Summer Games – Carrying a Load On My Bike

Yesterday I had a few errands to run and by the time I was finished I had quite a nice load on my bike which fulfilled yet another Summer Games task.

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Chicago’s Storms are gone – Supreme Biking Weather Returns

Chicago’s Storms are gone – Supreme Biking Weather Returns

After about a week of major storms chronicled across all sorts of Midwestern bike blogs,  the skies cleared and the sun came back out.  This picture about sums up why it’s so worth it to ride a bike.  When your morning starts like this, what can go wrong? Granted, once I got into the West […]

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