Thursday April 17th 2014

Karen Beaudoin

Hit the trails for free – after putting in a little work

Hit the trails for free – after putting in a little work
April 16, 2014

If you’re willing to help get the Back Country Excursions trails ready for the season you’re welcome to spend an afternoon riding for free.

Buying or selling? Two Portland bike swaps coming right up

Buying or selling? Two Portland bike swaps coming right up
April 14, 2014

If you’re in the market for a new-to-you bike or if you’re ready to sell your gently used wheels, there are a pair of Portland bike swaps to put on your calendar.

You can be (a little bit) Epic: Join the Epic Man ride from Portland to Portsmouth

You can be (a little bit) Epic: Join the Epic Man ride from Portland to Portsmouth
April 09, 2014

The Epic Man will paddle, bike and run from Peaks Island to Boston again and you can be part of the epicness. Join will and Seth for the cycling leg on April 20.

Going clubbin’: For those who need motivation for the roads and trails

Going clubbin’: For those who need motivation for the roads and trails
April 02, 2014

You’ve been anxious to get out on the roads, but it’s windy. And it’s still pretty cold. And you have a million things to do. If you need a little extra motivation, think about joining a club.

They’ll be biking on ice – indoors – Sunday in Biddeford

They’ll be biking on ice – indoors – Sunday in Biddeford
March 27, 2014

The Community Bicycle Center in Biddeford is hosting its fifth annual Public Skate & Bikes on Ice Benefit Sunday from 2:30-4:45 p.m.

Bicycle Coalition’s bike/ped map can help get Maine safe riding advocates involved

Bicycle Coalition’s bike/ped map can help get Maine safe riding advocates involved
March 20, 2014

The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is in the business of making cycling safer in our state. They’d love to help get you hooked up with a group in your town that’s also making safety a priority.

Find a sweet ride at Great Maine Bike Swaps in Orono and Portland

Find a sweet ride at Great Maine Bike Swaps in Orono and Portland
March 17, 2014

Sure some parts of the state got enough snow to be measured in feet rather than inches last week, but that doesn’t mean spring isn’t going to eventually arrive. And when it does you’ll want a new-ish bike to get around on. That’s where the Great Maine Bike Swaps come in.

Rockport’s Cellardoor Winery worth a stop (or U-turn) for sips of reds, whites and more

Rockport’s Cellardoor Winery worth a stop (or U-turn) for sips of reds, whites and more
March 11, 2014

If you happen to be in the Rockport area and you’re in need of an adult beverage, stop in at Cellardoor Winery for a complimentary tasting of their reds, whites and specialty wines. If you’ve already passed the yellow Villa at the corner of routes 90 and 1, it’s worth turning around.

You can’t ride with Team Rwanda, but you can watch its story of success in Brunswick

You can’t ride with Team Rwanda, but you can watch its story of success in Brunswick
March 11, 2014

Anyone who rides, is a fan of cycling or simply loves a great success story will be touched and inspired by the award-winning documentary film “Rising From Ashes” screening April 4 and 5 at Frontier Cinema & Cafe in Brunswick. And if you also become a fan of Team Rwanda, week, that’s just another bonus.

Camden Snow Bowl Cardboard Box Race

March 09, 2014