Stories tagged: bicycling
Thu., May 23, 2019, 2:25 p.m.
The Spokane County Medical Examiner has identified a man who died while bicycling in the Mica Peak Conservation Area Sunday.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 1:55 p.m.
A man bicycling on Mica Peak Conservation Area was found unresponsive on Sunday and later died, and officials are asking for help identifying him.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9 p.m.
2018: The year outdoors
Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 4:08 p.m.
The most read outdoor stories of 2018 presented chronologically.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
2018: Outdoor transitions
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Feats of outdoor bravery, skill and persistence were achieved in 2018.
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
A 60-year-old man was hospitalized and a 6-year-old boy was killed in separate bicycle accidents Sunday in Pullman.
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 5:45 a.m.
A lot of ground was covered in the Great Outdoors in 2017, but no one accomplished a more skillful feat than rock-jock Alex Honnold.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Having worked up to it for years, mountain biker Dan Wilson comfortably plummets down an advanced roller feature at Beacon Hill/Camp Sekani area. It’s only a few bubbles off vertical. …
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 5:35 a.m.
My quest for passable aesthetics continues in the category of the bike helmet. This month I put a new hard hat to the test.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
For mountain bikers, North Dakota’s Maah Daah Hey Trail is such a treasure that people come from all over to experience it. I drove with friends more than 1,000 miles …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017
OUTLAW – Readers had lingering questions, and so the The Spokesman-Review, about last Sunday’s story about a woman who was struck from behind by a bicyclist as she walked on …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
A few misconceptions about cycling: Bikes are guests on streets, which are for cars, and they should move out of the way of vehicles. Cyclists don’t pay gas taxes or …
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 4:55 a.m.
A Ferry County Commission meeting set for Monday appears to be another step toward allowing motorized vehicles on 25 miles of rail trail corridor that county voters have supported for …
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Cycling on the Palouse can feel a little like an epic adventure at sea. Giant, wheat-covered hillsides meet the skyline, looking like golden oceanic swells. You chug upward, cresting that …
Sat., July 22, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Should I ride or ski? Why not do both. That was my conclusion during a visit earlier this season to the fabled Beartooth Highway, America’s most beautiful high-elevation road.
Sun., July 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
The best opportunity of the year to sample land- and water-based muscle-powered sports in one location is set for Saturday at Camp Sekani along the upper Spokane River.
Thu., June 29, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
June is a tough act to follow for organizers of bicycling events in the Northwest, while July delivers some of the most popular rides of the year – so popular, …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 6 a.m.
While the Eastern Washington portion of a cross-state rail trail continues to be snubbed for funding by the Washington Legislature, a few folks continue to explore this world-class route in …
Mon., June 19, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Fat tires and a motor make a new bike a veritable monster truck. The Electric Fat Bike, sold by Defiant Bicycles, is a niche offering that rides faster than anything …
Tue., June 13, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
It may look like a prop from a sci-fi flic. But the Lumos helmet is a new tool for bikers who find themselves out after dark.
Sat., May 27, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Marshall Greene, a Spokane native, had won the annual Pole Pedal Paddle out of Bend, Oregon, plenty of times before, but never like this. Greene held a slight lead in …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Bicycling events are cranking up in a big way this week. The Spokane Bicycle Club is inviting the public on free weekday and weekend rides to become familiar with enjoyable …
Fri., May 19, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
It’s Canada’s turn to celebrate its national parks. As part of Canada 150 – the country’s sesquicentennial – admission is free in all national parks. For Americans, a car-camping trip …
Sun., April 30, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
OUTPEDAL – Since 2011, Spokane has celebrated May as the perfect month for cycling, with Bike to Work Week. This year, the celebration is being renamed and extended to cover …
Fri., April 28, 2017, 6 a.m.
I’m glad there are no potholes in Spokane, because springtime is here again and it’s time to break out my bike and go for a ride. I have a cool …
Wed., April 26, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
A drone hovers, filming the action. Cyclists race past, rocketing around a giant track. It’s a Thursday night in Los Angeles, and I’ve been invited to witness a product purported …
Sun., April 9, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
A Montana lawmaker is being criticized for inflicting his disdain for bicyclists on a bill tackling the serious issue of aquatic invasive species that have been detected in Montana waters.
Thu., April 6, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
The bicycling season in the Inland Northwest kicks off in a big way in April. Hard-core road bikers already have hundreds of miles on their legs by this time, sometimes …
Sat., April 1, 2017, 3:54 p.m.
It’s prime time to sell or buy to downsize or expand and upgrade your bicycle fleet at the annual Spokane Bike Swap & Expo set for Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. …