Let the Bike Fed Jump Start Your Day With Ride On Roast Coffee

You can now get your morning caffeine buzz and support the the Wisconsin Bike Fed with every cup thanks to our pals at Madison-based Just Coffee Cooperative. A few months back one of our regional directors, Zac Barnes, suggested we work with local coffee roaster Just Coffee Cooperative, who has been delivering it’s coffee in Madison [...]


Lobby Day Scheduled for April 7th

The future of bicycling needs your help now more than ever. Please join the Bike Fed for Bike Lobby Day at the State Capitol in Madison on Tuesday, April 7th. The day will get underway at 12:30pm with registration, followed by an hour of interesting presentations from the Bike Coordinating Council, some background on our [...]


Bike Theft Ring Busted, and We Launch Stolen Bike Registry

As a Spring reminder to properly lock your bicycle frame and wheels, the University of Wisconsin Madison Police just took down a professional ring of bike thieves and recovered 592 bicycles. Sadly, many of them nicer bikes that have been stripped down to bare frames.  As bike geeks, we understand the personal connection that can [...]


Elroy-Sparta Gravel Pit Approved

Last night a Monroe County committee voted to approve an open pit gravel mine on the Elroy-Sparta Trail along Logan Road in the Town of Wilton. But a lawsuit has been filed and the project’s future is still somewhat in doubt. The Sanitation, Planning and Zoning, and Dog Control Committee voted to approve a conditional [...]