17 miles northeast of Brainerd, Cuyuna boasts some of the best mountain biking in the Midwest. During the winter, the trail system features 18 miles of mechanically groomed trails for fat biking fun for beginers and experienced riders alike.
Let's face it–February can be a tough month in Minnesota. Winter's dragging on, and it's probably safe to say most of us are ready for spring. There isn't much that's glamorous about winter biking, but as our contributor found, getting around on two wheels in the dead of winter can have its own rewards.
It’s no secret that fat bikes are all the rage this winter. If you don’t own one, but still want to venture out on your bike without worrying about traffic, read on to find out about plowed trails in the Twin Cities.
When the snow melts in the spring, how will Minnesotans remember the winter of 2013-2014? Blizzards? The "polar vortex?" Maybe. But maybe not. This winter is shaping up to be the most prolific season for cold weather cyclists on record. Here are a few of our favorite photos from MN cyclists so far
The majority of bike maintenance is quick fixes and minor adjustments that anyone is capable of. This short video breaks down the basics of bicycle upkeep. Give it a watch and pedal on!
Find out more about the grants the Department of Natural Resources and Explore Minnesota Tourism offer to communities for development, restoration and maintenance of community trails and to promote state biking regions.
Tom, his wife Linda, and friend Jack, took a 4-day bike tour of the Minnesota River Valley. Along the way they documented the joys and trials of camping by bike in this not-to-be missed part of our state. Tom's beautiful photos help you "see" the ride yourself.