Bike Evanston

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It’s National Bike Month!

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits...

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Gearing up to bike this Spring

It has been almost three years since Divvy launched in Chicago. Since then, riders have peddled more than 13 million miles – a veritable achievement considering the system’s age. The blue bikes have become...

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

As local temperatures begin to rise back from their single-digit plunge last week, those looking to maintain (or even increase) their walking and bicycling activity levels this winter will be reaching for their mittens,...

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Why Not Hop On A Bike?

In a country where just about everyone seems to be on a bike, it turns out that even the Danes face barriers when biking for the first time. The Danish Cyclists’ Federation’s report, New...

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Winter Biking Tips

Considering all the benefits that come from biking it should come at no surprise that so many bicyclists continue to ride well into winter. For those new to winter biking (or for those just...

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HAPPY OAK-TOBER!

Self-Guided Tour of Evanston Oaks As a part of the ongoing celebrations of Oak Awareness Month in Illinois a group of local tree and cycling advocates have created a self-guided tour of 7 native...

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Northshore Century

  ENJOY THE BEAUTY OF A LATE SUMMER RIDE The North Shore Century offers incredibly scenic biking. You’ll experience luxurious neighborhoods, view unique architectural treasures, pedal down tranquil tree-lined streets and feel the refreshing...

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Walking, Biking, & Driving Back to School Tips for All The end of summer means school buses, kids and bikes on the streets. Everyone must do their part to be safe and by exercising...

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Crack Sealing Program

2015 Crack Sealing Project             Bike Routes (blue) affected: Emerson Rd. (west of Asbury Ave.) Church St. (east of Dodge Ave.) Lake St. (from Fowler Ave. to Elmwood Ave.)...