Bend Bikes is a grassroots organization working to promote bicycling and improve bicycling conditions in Bend, Oregon. Our aim is to increase everyday bicycling by advocating for more and better bike infrastructure and promoting a culture that thrives on active transportation. We're a bicycle advocacy group that hosts fun events for everyday riders.
We bike Bend. Do you?
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#ibikebend is a photo journal of the bicycle as transportation. Are you in the collection? If not, you should be. Email us a picture and your story.
With more where that came from!
- 1 day protected bike lane demonstration became permanent
- Organized citizen lobbying effort of Councilors for active transportation in city goals
- 1 day neighborhood greenway demonstration
You might recall, we kicked off our campaign in early April to collect signatures to present to the budget committee to show support for funding active transportation. Initially, our goal was 200. To get there, we decided to hold two petition signing events and had...read more
The idea of getting some or all Bend City Councilors onto bicycles for a short ride really took root about a year ago. We published a short post about a bike lane that just ended just east of the bridge on Newport Avenue as it crossed the northern face of downtown...read more