#OptOutside, the campaign started by REI to encourage people to go outside on the Friday after Thanksgiving instead of shopping, is a hashtag holiday we can get behind it! Here are some of our favorite places to bike and hike. See you outside!
For her Leadership Academy project, recent graduate Dorothy Wong partnered with Bike San Gabriel Valley's Women on Wheels to host an educational bike tour of the San Gabriel River in September. The Wild River Ride bike tour started at the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area and ended at Cogswell Dam. Along the way, she educated the … Continue reading On the Ground Work Update: Wild River Ride Bike Tour
Organization Name BikeSGV Staff members who work with us Andrew Yip, Program Coordinator; Wes Reutimann, Project Director What does your organization do -- and how does it relate to our work? Our mission is to support a more bicycle-, pedestrian- and transit-friendly San Gabriel Valley. This focus is driven by our founders and staff's shared … Continue reading Organization Spotlight: BikeSGV
Fire postponed the original date and rain came for the rescheduled date -- but it didn't stop the crowds from filling the streets for the 626 Golden Streets event, hosted by member organization BikeSGV. SGMF was proud to be a partner and to engage with community members at three hubs along the route. More: Video from LA County (below); short video on our Facebook; … Continue reading Golden Streets Success!
We hope to see you at the Golden Streets open streets event March 5! Look for our booths in Arcadia, Azusa, and South Pasadena. (Click through for the BikeSGV video with Gabe the Sasquatch.)