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New Scooter Companies, Local E-Bike Startup Set to Enter Columbus Market

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Scooter Companies, Local E-Bike Startup Set to Enter Columbus Market

Three new “micro-mobility” companies have received approval from the City of Columbus to enter the market and are planning summer launches. Jump, which was acquired by Uber last April for $200 million, will deploy both its rentable e-bikes and scooters, while Spin, which was acquired by Ford Motor Company in November, will soon be rolling […]

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Olentangy Trail Updates: Detour, Widening and Bridge Plans

Brent Warren Brent Warren Olentangy Trail Updates: Detour, Widening and Bridge Plans

A portion of the Olentangy Trail will be closed from May 13 to July 12 as construction work ramps up on Founders Park, the 20-acre development on former Battelle parking lots in Harrison West. The trail will be closed between West Fifth and West Third Avenues, where users will be detoured east to a separated […]

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PG Winter Clinic: Bike Maintenance 101

Anne Evans Anne Evans PG Winter Clinic: Bike Maintenance 101

Sam Lundry will be giving a complete demonstration on how to adjust your brake and derailleur systems. Let our trusty mechanics teach you the basics of maintaining your bicycle at home and making basic adjustments to your two-wheeled rig. :) Wheel (we’ll) be hosting a couple classes this winter, focusing on at-home and emergency roadside […]

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2018 Pumpkin Pedaler Bicycle Tour

Anne Evans Anne Evans 2018 Pumpkin Pedaler Bicycle Tour

Ichabod and the Team at the Pumpkin Pedaler are thrilled to announce that the 4th Annual Pumpkin Pedaler Bicycle Tour will be held on Sunday, October 28th with pedals up at noon. Registration is open immediately – see below for more information! The 2018 Pumpkin Pedaler will tour Central Columbus, with stops at six area […]

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Work to Start on Bike-Friendly Improvements in Clintonville

Brent Warren Brent Warren Work to Start on Bike-Friendly Improvements in Clintonville

Work is scheduled to start soon on a long-planned set of improvements designed to encourage biking in Clintonville. New markings will be painted on certain streets and new signs will be installed, with the goal of establishing a bike-friendly network that will connect a variety of destinations in the neighborhood. “This project is intended to […]

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Proposal Would Close the Gap in the Olentangy Trail

Brent Warren Brent Warren Proposal Would Close the Gap in the Olentangy Trail

Regular users of the Olentangy Trail know that there is only one section of the shared-use path that detours away from the Olentangy River and onto city streets. That happens on either side of the North Broadway bridge in Clintonville, roughly halfway between the trail’s two endpoints, Worthington and Downtown. A new proposal would close […]

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Forward Motion: Bike Touring Stories from Mary Ann Thomas

  Forward Motion: Bike Touring Stories from Mary Ann Thomas

Have you ever wanted to bike, camp overnight, and just keep going? Join us for a presentation on bike touring from Mary Ann Thomas, who has bicycled across North America and India. She will share stories from the road, demystify logistics and costs, and help you figure out how to make your dream bike trip […]

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