Utah Lake to Squaw Peak Challenge

By Wayne Cottrell The Utah Lake to Squaw Peak Challenge is a 31.3-mile, out-and-back ride that starts and finishes at Utah Lake State Park in Provo. The ride makes liberal use of the Provo River Parkway for the opening 10.7 miles, and then veers onto U.S. Highway 189, and then Squaw Peak Road for the […]

Kylan Lundeen Upgrades his Bike and Life through Cycle Commuting

Kylan Lundeen Upgrades his Bike and Life through Cycle Commuting

By Jamie Morningstar Kylan Lundeen is a thirty-something Provo resident, head of marketing at Qualtrics, husband, father of three, and committed cycle commuter. C.U.: Kylan, tell us a little about your start in cycling K.L.: I first started riding bikes about six years ago when my brother-in-law invited me to participate in a community triathlon […]

May is 2014 Bike Month! Get out and Celebrate the Bike!

May is 2014 Bike Month! Get out and Celebrate the Bike!

Bikes are in the air and on the road and dirt! It’s Utah Bike Month!! And, it’s time to celebrate the bike. May has been designated as National Bike Month since 1956, and the third Friday of May is National Bike to Work Day. This year, there are over 45 events happening in Utah.

Cyclist Douglas Crow Struck and Killed in Provo

Cyclist Douglas Crow Struck and Killed in Provo

Douglas Crow had a love for riding bikes – a hobby that would not only be omnipresent throughout his life, but also in the last moments before his death. Crow – a resident of Provo, Utah – would often take a bike on family vacations to explore places on quiet morning rides, said his son Nick Crow.

Provo Awarded Bronze Bike Friendly Community Status; Boise Moves to Silver

By Charles Pekow Provo Utah officially gained a new Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC). And Idaho retained two previous ones, with one moving up a notch from bronze to silver. The announcements came in October in the biannual BFC awards given by the League of American Bicyclists. The League takes applications from communities around the country […]