Road tested: Velo Orange touring pedals

I tend to obsess about commuter bikes. Over the last 15 years of four-season, daily commuting, I have developed a level of performance expectations for nearly every component of a bike: flat-proof tires, winter tires, full coverage fenders, mudflaps, dynamo-powered lights, and even platform pedals. I wear regular shoes to work, often dress shoes. I […]

The Evolution of a Snowbike Trail.

  First of all, is it a Snowbike, Snow bike, Fatbike, Fat Bike or FatBike?? All of the above?  I guess in writing about the big bikes, I’ve used about every version. Now that it is actually winter here in Wisconsin, I tend to favor snowbike.  As J so famously said to R, a rose […]