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5th annual bike pub crawl and photo scavenger hunt

Ryan Jones and crew are bringing back Pub N’ Pedal 5 this Saturday. The pub crawl and photo scavenger hunt is a great way to explore the city on your bike, meet cool bikey people, and have a great time. … Continue reading

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More bike parking at the City Market

The metro’s biggest farmer’s market is a popular destination for cyclists, but has always lacked bike parking. New racks now provide secure parking for people bicycling to the market for grocery shopping, lunch at market restaurants, or a cup of … Continue reading

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Bike Clubs may merge

Kansas City has long had two strong bike clubs that organize a wide array of group rides, social activities, and tours. Now the Kansas City Bicycle Club and the Johnson County Bicycle Club are moving forward with a merger into … Continue reading

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Stolen Bike – Dahon Ciao

Please be on the lookout for this stolen bike. It’s a dark grey Dahon Ciao folding bike and there is a $150 reward for its return. Call 816-226-7958 or call KCPD and reference case #11-048300. Details: 2006 Dahon Ciao 5 … Continue reading

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Bike camping trip planned for end of the month

Bike commuter extraordinaire Noah Dunker is planning a bike camping trip down in Miami County, KS later this month.  Be sure to check his blog for the details.

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Part of Cliff Drive closed for construction

A middle section of Cliff Drive is closed for construction until October of this year.  The section between Lookout Point and Chestnut Avenue is closed for storm drainage improvements, installation of new curbs, etc. We recommend a detour between Lookout … Continue reading

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Tour Leawood’s public art on a bike

Spoke ‘n Art is a guided bicycle tour of twelve public art installationsin Leawood, with docents at each stop explaining the art pieces. It starts in Ironwoods Park at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 11th and ends at Mission Farms, … Continue reading

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Bike racks and public art in the Old Northeast

Bikes and art go so well together, and folks in the Old Northeast are working to bring some awesome bike racks and public art to their neighborhoods. Several very cool, sculptural bike racks have been designed and residents are raising money to … Continue reading

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Rolling Forward exhibition and seminars at The Wheel

Saturday is The Wheel Cyclery’s annual Rolling Forward event with free bike classes, group rides, local vendors, and in-store discounts.  This is a great chance to check out the local bike scene, community organizations, and The Wheel’s new larger store. … Continue reading

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Test ride a bike sharing system this Friday

This coming First Friday is a very cool opportunity to test ride a public bike sharing system that will soon put KC in the company of cities like Paris, London, Denver, and Des Moines. Bike sharing has been hugely successful … Continue reading

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