Archive for the 'Kansas' Category (Page 40)


  • A Bicycle-Friendly Development in Manhattan, KS

    A Bicycle-Friendly Development in Manhattan, KS

    Here's an interesting story about a bicycle-friendly golf course community located in Manhattan, Kansas that provided public paths that connect to the city's existing trail network.

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  • Cycling The Road To Health

    Cycling The Road To Health

    Bicycling is an adventure, a thrill, and a freeing experience that non-cyclists can only imagine. It's more than that, though—cycling is a way to get stronger; to get healthier; to fight back as your body battles illness.

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  • Topeka Approves Complete Streets

    Topeka Approves Complete Streets

    The Topeka City Council has approved a resolution in favor of Complete Streets, targeted at making roadways safe and accessible for everyone, including bicyclists and pedestrians. Way to go, Topeka!

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  • Prairie Spirit Trail Bridge Reopens

    Prairie Spirit Trail Bridge Reopens

    With the re-opening of the Pottawatomie Creek bridge, the Prairie Spirit Trail is now whole, and can be ridden end-to-end, a total of about 51 miles, from Ottawa in the north to Iola in the south. Enjoy the longest rail-trail in Kansas!

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  • De Soto Reaffirms 83rd Street Bicycle Ban

    De Soto Reaffirms 83rd Street Bicycle Ban

    The city council in De Soto, Kansas has decided to keep the bicycle ban on 83rd Street, after earlier this year promising to lift it. They're concerned that lifting the ban would make the street popular with bicyclists. Oh the horror!

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  • Proposed Baldwin City Trail

    Proposed Baldwin City Trail

    Baldwin City, Kansas has applied for a Transportation Enhancement Grant for a proposed multi-use trail in this small university town, but the project has run into opposition from some members of the city council.

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  • Barnyard Cross

    Barnyard Cross

    Barnyard Cross is a cyclocross race taking place December 12th in Manhattan, Kansas. The course will offer technical challenges and lots of speed. And there will be mud.

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  • Making K-State More Bikeable

    Making K-State More Bikeable

    Learn about the current status of bicycling on the Kansas State University campus, plus ways to make KSU more bikeable, at this December 10th presentation in Manhattan, Kansas.

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  • Vintage Kansas Cyclists: Wichita Bicycle Club

    Vintage Kansas Cyclists: Wichita Bicycle Club

    This photo shows a group of men posed with their high-wheel bicycles, circa 1885, in Wichita, Kansas.

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  • A Great Way to Stay Active – Then and Now

    A Great Way to Stay Active – Then and Now

    An interesting look at two stories of people riding bikes well into their retirement years. How have our notions of "staying active" changed in the last hundred years?

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