Winter Biking (was Transport Infrastructure)
> I am curious about winter biking. I expect that the exercise=v= When I was a kid, I found an old _Boy's_Life_ that showed
> would keep you warm. Is there a niche sport of winter biking,
> bikes with caterpillar tracks maybe?
how to attach a ski to the front wheel of your bike. I never
found a ski in all my childhood, but I experimented with pieces
of wood. It didn't make much difference; I biked in snow with
my big Schwinn cruiser tires anyway.
=v= There's an ICEBIKE email list that's been around for years,
and they've set up a web site:
Lots of tips and techniques. This past winter, my buddies in
Chicago have set up a "Bike Winter" page, which focused on fun
events and workshops to inspire people to keep biking in the
P.S.: Bike Winter was inspired by Bike Summer, which took place
in San Francisco last year. That's where I met these folks.
They, in turn, are holding a Bike Summer in Chicago this year: