Types of Bike Tires and How to Choose the Right One

Types of bike tires

Shopping for the right bike tires can seem overwhelming. The selection of brands is large and diverse, and choosing the wrong ones can significantly impact the quality of your ride and your bike’s performance. How do you know what kind of tread to get or whether to go tubeless? This article provides an overview of … Read more

Can I Put Fat Tires on a Regular Bike? The What and Why

Fat tire bikes

Can I put fat tires on a regular bike? The simplest answer is yes, you typically can with a little effort, but how much do you know about fat tires? They have become so popular that most mountain bike manufacturers are putting them on their bikes. You can even find them on electric bikes. In … Read more

How to Use Your Bike in Winter Time

Biking in winter time

Biking in the winter can be intimidating. Whether you use your bike to commute to work in the city or you love to take a trail ride through the mountains, there are ways to prepare yourself and your bike for winter weather. The morning commute can be just as easy, and bike paths in the … Read more

A Guide to Bike Parts, Names, and Sizes

Bike with labeled parts

Searching for a new bicycle can be overwhelming if you are new to the cycling world. Bikes come in a variety of styles and sizes that serve different functions. You can customize everything from color to storage, and there is something to suit every commute. To help you find your way around the right bike … Read more

A Review of the Best Cycling Caps to Wear This Winter

Winter cycling caps

Why should I wear a cap while cycling? Long story short, for protection and comfort.  A cap offers protection against different factors like UV rays, cold weather, sweat, rain. It offers protection against conditions you encounter that could have potentially made your ride uncomfortable otherwise. And uncomfortable equals not as pleasant and enjoyable as it … Read more

How To Teach a Young Child To Ride a Bike

Teach young child to ride a bike

Learning to ride a bike can be a fun and engaging activity for children and parents alike. But it can also be a little intimidating, as many adults remember from their youth. Children may be apprehensive about getting on a bicycle, and even parents may be reluctant to risk a child falling and hurting him … Read more

Why Are So Many People Choosing Second-Hand Bikes?

Girl on a red second-hand bike

There are a couple of good reasons why people are tempted to buy second-hand bikes, like: Second-hand bikes are definitely more affordable You cand find real treasures on the second-hand market These days they are more readily available than a new one You cand a really good second-hand bike at a bargain price Over the … Read more

Top 5 bike tracks near me in Massachusetts

5 Bike Tracks in Massachusetts

Let’s continue our bike path exploration, this time in Massachusetts. As always looking for new bike tracks where one can enjoy the serenity of being outdoors on a nice bike ride, we choose this time five bike tracks in Massachusetts.We’d love it if you shared some of your own favorite bike trails with us in … Read more

My top 5 New Hampshire bike tracks near me

Top 5 bike tracks in NH

We are always looking for new bike tracks near us where we can enjoy the serenity of being outdoors rather than being stuck indoors. In my quest to discover new bike trails I thought it would be nice to share some of my favorite local New Hampshire track rides with you. Please share some of … Read more

5 Important Downsides of Electric Bikes

Used batteries

Electric bikes have risen in popularity in recent years, with sales continuing to grow rapidly. For many individuals, electric bikes serve as both a welcome alternative to cars, allowing riders to avoid extensive carbon dioxide emissions, vehicle upkeep, and the need to purchase increasingly expensive gasoline, and a more convenient form of cycling, allowing riders … Read more

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