Take Action to Protect Rail-banking for Trail Development

Speak Up by Nov 1st to Thwart an Attack on Trail Creation at the Federal Level From our friends at Rails to Trails: Proposed Rule Threatens Railbanking Earlier this month, the Surface Transportation Board (STB) began considering a rule proposed by opponents to railbanking that would restrict railbanking negotiations to six 180-day extensions—essentially three years—except under “extraordinary circumstances.” Many rail-trail [...]

Wisconsin Walks

During the month of October, we  call  attention to  walking and the importance of drivers watching for people walking on sidewalks, parking lots and crossing streets. Walking is an activity that is part of all of our lives whether we walk to school or work, exercise or simply walk from our homes to our cars [...]

News from the Fox Cities!

Fox Valley – Rare opportunity to participate in national training programs, right here in Wisconsin. Take your bike handling and teaching skills to a new level. Learn to help nervous riders share the roads safely, comfortably and respectfully.   Smart Cycling – Thursday, August 23rd 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at East Central Wisconsin Regional [...]

La Crosse Labor Day Bicycle Festival

For eight years, the La Crosse Area Labor Day Bike Festival has brought you all kinds of rides for all kinds of riders.  We have family-friendly neighborhood tours, ice-cream rides, mountain biking, live music, challenging road rides, gravel, trail, and so much more!   New on the 2018 schedule are the Gran Fondo and Gravel Enduro Series, optional [...]

Open Streets La Crosse

Open Streets is returning to La Crosse on September 2nd as part of the Labor Day Bicycle Festival.  In 2017, we introduced Open Streets to the community as an opportunity to bring businesses, organizations and people to the streets to bicycle, socialize and play.  We had beautiful weather and a great turnout.  This year we [...]