DRBC Annual Meeting Notice: December 9, 6:00 PM – Arterial Tavern Meeting Room

Every Fall the Driftless Region Bicycle Coalition holds its' annual meeting which is a great opportunity to bring the membership together, meet old friends and make new ones as well. It also offers members a great chance to ask board members questions and offer suggestions for future actions. During the annual meeting the DRBC holds a business meeting where new…
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Bicycle Registration

  I recently read an article on bike theft. It’s a good chance you know someone who had a bicycle stolen. Maybe yourself. Losing a faithful steed is tough. Preventing it from happening can be a tougher. A determined thief is just going to win. This leaves doing your best to dissuade said thief.   A big part of securing…
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Ride report: Cheese and Beer, a ride around Southern Wisconsin

“Cheese and beer” is the dangling carrot of this multi-day ride. It didn’t take very long for me and my husband to register for this annual event which began and ended in Mineral Point, WI. The Swiss Cheese and Spotted Cows Bicycle Tour has a limited entry of 50 riders and includes happy hours, dinners, hotel stays, tour stops, and sag services. Each evening…
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Lake Pepin 3-speed Tour 2015

Before you leave thinking this is just another ride report from yet another 'bike ride', please take in the description of this event.     This is a tour on 3-speed bikes (requirement) English bikes (almost essential, at least a Sturmey/Archer hub) Pre-war dress (tweed!) and Think about that picture. A line of 30-50 white tailed Raleigh 3-speed bikes lined…
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