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Archive for February, 2012

‘Social Engineer’ Your Kids (with Chariot Child Carriers)

This is supposed to be about bike trailers of a particular brand, that carry children, and happen to be on sale right now from my employer. I wasn’t sure how to approach this article until a few minutes ago when I saw a friend of mine post this on Facebook: This is an actual friend […]

Bike-Friendly Restaurant: Baja Loco (Phoenix, AZ)

BluesCat is a resident of Phoenix, Arizona, who originally returned to bicycling in 2002 in order to help his son get the Boy Scout Cycling merit badge. His bikes sat idle until the summer of 2008 when gas prices spiked at over $4.00 per gallon. Since then, he has become active cycling, day-touring, commuting by […]

Recollections of a Ladder Pull Behind a Trike

What is your bike trailer story?  How have you moved and been moved by your use of a bike trailer?  Send in your photos and stories about your bike trailer or other bike accessory related photos and stories to share and be seen here. The Ladder Pull in Bill’s Words: I have been riding my […]

Special Request Fulfilled: Dinosaur with Machine Gun

A recent customer asked for a drawing of a dinosaur with a machine gun with is Burley Flatbed Bike Cargo Trailer. We were happy to comply. During the checkout process, use the Instructions field for your requests.

Laser Lite Lane: A Bike Lane Wherever You Ride

Karen Voyer-Caravona is an admitted bicycle dilettante in Flagstaff, Arizona, who blogs about her adventures on two wheels, vélo envy, her husband’s cooking, and cross country skiing at Visit her Website for her endless opinions on the most stylish shoes for pedaling, critiques of bike parking, and the best bike date dining destinations. I’ve […]

‘The worst piece of transportation legislation I’ve seen’

Last week was not a great week for bike advocacy here in the United States. The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure released a bill that was far worse for biking and walking than anyone had expected. Representatives Petri (R-WI) and Johnson (R-IL) proposed an amendment that would have restored funding for biking and walking […]