When more people ride bikes, life is better for everyone. This May, the League of American Bicyclists is still celebrating National Bike Month, because bicycling is more essential to our lives than ever—and because we could all use some bike joy to look forward to. We hope that the hundreds … [Read more...] about May is (Still) National Bike Month
This season, with everything going on in the world, we are desperate to enjoy the outdoors. However, conditions at this time of year can be tough to interpret. While we are still experiencing snow and cold temperatures, we also have sunny days with highs above freezing. Every once in a while, … [Read more...] about Crust Cruising: A Fat Biker’s Dream
We are happy to announce that as of April 24, Governor Whitmer has authorized bike repair shops in Michigan to reopen. Therefore, we will be open for service beginning Monday, April 27, with regular hours 10 am-6pm Monday-Saturday following CDC guidelines to ensure the safety and health of our … [Read more...] about We’re Open!
The base of every great winter activity is knowing how to layer. Find the right layering system for when those winter days get cool, cooler, cold. Stop in and check out our selection of base layers, thermals, and shells. Layering for winter activities can always be a gamble. Too warm or too light … [Read more...] about Layer Up For Winter Fun
On Sunday, January 12th from noon–5pm the Swedetown Trails Club will host Winter Trails Day. Come enjoy the Swedetown Trails for free! Free all-day pass and rentals for skiing, snowshoeing and snow biking. After your snow adventures, warm up with refreshments at the Swedetown Chalet. Free … [Read more...] about Swedetown Winter Trails Day
Winter is here! And... So is cabin fever. Let's face it, with the time change and cold temps that this time of year brings, feeling a little "out of it" is not uncommon. The good news is, there is a lot of wintertime fun to be had that can help you snap out of the winter blues. So we thought we … [Read more...] about 3 Ways to Get Outside This Winter
The NICA Wisconsin State Championship was held at the Trek Farm trails in the small town of Waterloo, WI. Wow! I couldn’t believe it, the Championship race was already upon us. I had a lot of mixed feelings going into this race, I was ready and excited, but also incredibly nervous. After last … [Read more...] about Ethel Races NICA: State Championship
The fourth race of the season was held at the Minooka Park in Waukesha, Wisconsin. We arrived on Saturday, the day before the race, to pre-ride the course. This race was about six hours from home, so I was happy to arrive at the venue and ride my bike. The Minooka race course was very similar to … [Read more...] about Ethel Races NICA: Minooka Park