Archive For The “bikes and transit” Category

Trains and Bikes Equal Freedom

By | April 4, 2011

Follow Russ and Laura at The Path Less Pedaled Want to take your own train and bicycle trip in Ontario? Visit Bikes and Transit and Bike Train Ontario. Video via Bike Commuters Related posts:The New Bikes + Transit Web Site has GPS, Maps Cargo Bikes; Big in New York (and Toronto too!) How to Use [...]

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Visible Hands for Low Light Commutes

By | November 4, 2010

Donald “Go-by-bike” Wiedman, founder of BikesandTransit.com, has created a unique Facebook event that suggests Toronto cyclists wear bright orange (or yellow, or green) gloves to increase their signal visibility. Many cycling (or skiing, or snowboarding, or just general winter) gloves are black. And black hands combined with low light on morning and afternoon fall commutes [...]

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How to Use Bikes and Transit in Minnesota (Toronto, too!)

By | August 9, 2010

Looks pretty familiar, eh? Metro Transit in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, much like the TTC and GO Transit here, allow you to mix bikes and transit taking you further and faster by making the transition easier. Even in the snow! Toronto and the GTA have a similar mix of bicycle transportation aids on our transit systems. [...]

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BikesandTransit Helps You Get to Free Outdoor Movies in Port Credit

By | August 6, 2010

As much as we love the countless events held in downtown Toronto, sometimes you just want to get away. And, if you’re as big a fan of biking as we are, you want to get away on your bicycle.
In its third year of promoting multi-modal, car-free transportation options BikesandTransit.com have updated their web site for [...]

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