UNCLE! No more snow please

I try to embrace our Wisconsin winters. I commute in any weather Mother Nature throws at me. I ride my Schlick Northpaw fatbike for fun on the local mtb trails. I even get a kick out of putting together the perfect clothing for all conditions. But I am officially ready for spring. I have to [...]


Benefit Party for Milwaukee Bikeshare

In case you didn’t know, Milwaukee is on the verge of getting a bike share system similar to B-Cycle in Madison, Capital Bikeshare in Washington, D.C., Nice Ride Minnesota or any of the dozens of other cities in the US that now have fully functioning bike share systems. Midwest Bikeshare, Inc. already has quite a [...]


WE Badger Volunteers partner with the Bike Fed

This year, for the first time, the Wisconsin Bike Fed has recruited some help from the UW-Madison student body!  We’ve partnered with the WE Badger Volunteer program, a new program offered by UW’s Morgridge Center for Public Service, in partnership with We Conserve and UW’s Office of Sustainability.  With a dedication to promoting environmental consciousness [...]


Bike Winter in La Crosse

Bike Winter in La Crosse was a lot of fun this February.  We started off with an urban ride on a warm rainy day through slush covered streets, which is where I met Michael Baker, a Wisconsinite who knows how to get the most out of winter and biking. Check out his bike to ski [...]


eBike Pugsley and Ageless Fatbiking

We’ve all done it.  We see some of the same people at a trailhead from time to time, even recognizing their vehicle or their bike or the skis they snap into, but for whatever reason, we fail to introduce ourselves.  Opportunity lost I guess.  I’m guilty; I’ll sometimes be in a hurry to just start [...]