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San Francisco Biking

And The Most Bike-Friendly City Is...

Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.15.2013 | San Francisco

Increasingly, in major cities across the country, the question is changing from, "What kind of car do you drive?" to, "Gross, you drive a car?" The...

40 Years of Ignoring Transit-First

Morgan Fitzgibbons | Posted 05.19.2013 | San Francisco
Morgan Fitzgibbons

We live in a rapidly shifting world. Nobody thinks cars are going to simply disappear from our streets, but you are fooling yourself if you think we can continue on with business as usual and still function in this city.

Biking the Bay: "Pedicabs Will Be a Part of SF Culture"

Zach Dean | Posted 01.15.2013 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Clipping along through the crisp night air, comfortably cozy under a provided blanket, we experienced some San Francisco magic in a Pedicab. This was certainly the way to travel!

Biking the Bay: Alpine Dam (Climbing Mount Epic-est)

Zach Dean | Posted 12.30.2012 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Fresh off my Alcatraz swim and keen on pursuing life in my un-comfort zone, I agreed to push my limits and ride along with veteran Bay Area cycling enthusiasts on the Alpine Dam Loop. When we departed, I was told that "this ride is going to be epic."

Biking the Bay: Mount Tam to Pelican Inn

Zach Dean | Posted 12.17.2012 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Standing tall in the Marin Hills lies Mount Tamalpais. Peaking at nearly 2,600 feet, it pokes the sky like no other mountain in the Bay Area.

PHOTOS: 20 Years Of Critical Mass!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.25.2012 | San Francisco

Twenty years ago, on a Friday night in late September, 50 cyclists showed up on Market Street. Organized only by fliers and word-of-mouth, the leaderl...

One Year After Moving to San Francisco, What Have I Learned?

Zachary Ehren | Posted 11.19.2012 | San Francisco
Zachary Ehren

The following is a macro level study guide of the educational essentials to the city smaller than Disney World.

Biking the Bay: The Paradise Loop

Zach Dean | Posted 11.14.2012 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Yo, wanna take a ride through Marin? Lets take it nice and easy... Real nice and precise like... No hills, no problems, lots of fun. Welcome to the intersection of Tea Berry Lane and Paradise.

Biking the Bay: Lucas Valley to Tomales Bay Oyster Co.

Zach Dean | Posted 10.02.2012 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Have some friends that don't like to bike? That's great news for you! If they have a car, utilize their biking ineptitude to your advantage. Have them pack a cooler of beer and a bike rack and meet you just north of Point Reyes at Tomales Bay Oyster Co.

Biking the Bay: The Lands End Pass

Zach Dean | Posted 08.29.2012 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Lunch Break! Since you are in SF it is likely flexible. Maybe you like yo-self a little noon workout... Fancy an indoor stationary bike ride with a group of sweaty dentists? Suggestion alert! Trade that silly class for a hilly pass!

Amsterdam-by-the-Bay: Learning Better Biking From the Dutch

Jay Walljasper | Posted 08.01.2012 | San Francisco
Jay Walljasper

Transportation is one field where forward-looking Americans are examining what European, Asian and some Latin American nations have accomplished to increase mobility, reduce pollution, and strengthen the sense of community.

Market Street Is No Place for Cars

Michael Portanova | Posted 03.20.2012 | San Francisco
Michael Portanova

For twenty years, people have been tossing around the idea of closing Market to private vehicle traffic and creating a vibrant public space in its stead, but the issue has only recently grown ripe for serious consideration.