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Break Winter's grip with a ride to Niles
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Started this discussion. Last reply by MagMileMarauder Dec 1, 2011.

 

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LOWELL NELSON replied to Ace Mann's discussion Map route for September to Greater Chicago food depository September is Hunger action month and CCM 16th anniversary in the group Critical Mass discussion
"I wouldn't be too concerned about a return route.  While not an ideal destination, you can do an Orange Line return to the loop from 51st Street and Pulaski station and there are a lot of restaurants along Pulaski on the way to…"
Sep 27, 2013
LOWELL NELSON joined M.A.R.K.'s group
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Critical Mass discussion

For discussing anything Critical Mass. Your loves, your hates, things you would like to see more or less of, theory, hooligans.. Any topic open for discussionSee More
Sep 27, 2013
LOWELL NELSON replied to Matt Roben's discussion Designing bike rack space in condo building
"I manage an office building and have the reverse issue...we have plenty of storage space and I want to have nice neat racks to encourage people to bike commute. We have had a Dero space saver http://www.dero.com/products/ultra-space-saver/ for a…"
Jul 27, 2012
LOWELL NELSON replied to El Chasqui's discussion Anyone ever ridden from Chicago out to Barrington?
"I live about half-way along this route in Park Ridge. From the City to here Elston/Milwaukee works to Devon, but I'd recommend heading west at BrynMawr and following Avondale, Summit and Busse along the Metra tracks to Des Plaines. In Des…"
Jul 5, 2012
LOWELL NELSON is attending Katie Leisner's event
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Chicago Bike Swap at Pulaski Park Field House

March 3, 2012 from 10am to 5pm
Spend your Saturday with hundreds of other cyclists from across Chicagoland at the Chicago Bike Swap!Shop for parts for your bikes, great gear or stop by our bike corral, to get a new bike or “swap” your old one (for $5/bike)!  We’ll also have great informative presentations, bike games, delicious lunch for sale and hot coffee.Admission is $5 at the door for Active Trans members, $10 for non-members.  No need to purchase tickets in…See More
Jan 21, 2012
LOWELL NELSON replied to LOWELL NELSON's discussion Break Winter's grip with a ride to Niles
"Probably start along Milwaukee in Bucktown or Logan Square at 10 AM.  Jeff Park would be a good spot if people want to meet up along the way."
Dec 1, 2011
LOWELL NELSON posted a discussion

Break Winter's grip with a ride to Niles

Looking to share a great Bike Winter retreat with city bikers on a Saturday this winter.  Niles has a couple Korean gems right off the North Branch Trail at Oakton and Waukegan.The King Spa http://kingspa.com/c-about.php and adjacent H Mart make a nice destination.  Ride Milwaukee/Elston to the NB Trail at Devon, stop for lunch at the H Mart and then to the King Spa for soaking, sweating and relaxation.  The King Spa is a family friendly…See More
Dec 1, 2011
Julie Hochstadter might attend LOWELL NELSON's event
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Amlings 9th Annual Holiday Toy Ride at Amlings Cycle

December 9, 2011 from 6:30am to 11am
http://toyridechicago.com/ O Come All Ye CyclistsWith the Holiday Season upon us, it’s important to think of those less fortunate than ourselves. We’ve partnered with the Marines Corp Reserve’s Toys-For-Tots campaign to help make the Holidays brighter for some children.Friday, December 9thOn Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 6:30am, participants will ride from Amling’s Cycle (…See More
Nov 4, 2011
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Amlings 9th Annual Holiday Toy Ride at Amlings Cycle

December 9, 2011 from 6:30am to 11am
http://toyridechicago.com/ O Come All Ye CyclistsWith the Holiday Season upon us, it’s important to think of those less fortunate than ourselves. We’ve partnered with the Marines Corp Reserve’s Toys-For-Tots campaign to help make the Holidays brighter for some children.Friday, December 9thOn Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 6:30am, participants will ride from Amling’s Cycle (…See More
Oct 21, 2011
LOWELL NELSON commented on Gin's event Bike Winter Kick Off Workshop (and surviving Bike Fall!)
"Will be looking forward to getting my hands on the winning stickers and spreading some BW cheer.     See y'all Thursday"
Sep 19, 2011
LOWELL NELSON is attending Gin's event
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Bike Winter Kick Off Workshop (and surviving Bike Fall!) at Billy Goat Inn

September 22, 2011 from 7pm to 8:30pm
The shortening days do not lie: Bike Fall, and then Bike Winter are around the corner. "Bike Fall" refers to the time of year when people get discouraged by cold, wet and, worst of all, variable weather. The secret is that winter riding is generally easier than riding in the spring and fall. Learn how and why by coming to the Bike Winter Kick Off Workshop  which is held on World Car-Free Day in honor of the many people who have been inspired to sell their cars once they realized that cycling…See More
Sep 19, 2011
LOWELL NELSON is attending Andronymous's event
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Mayor's Bicycle Advisory Council (MBAC) Meeting at City Hall

March 9, 2011 from 3pm to 4:30pm
Quarterly meeting of groups that affect Chicago bicycle legislation, planning and safety.
Mar 9, 2011
LOWELL NELSON commented on Julie Hochstadter's event Bike Winter Volunteer Night at Night Ministry
"I won't be able to make it, but put me down for $20.  "
Feb 9, 2011
Ace Mann and LOWELL NELSON are now friends
Dec 6, 2010
LOWELL NELSON is attending Julie Hochstadter's event
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8th Annual Amlings Cycle Holiday Toy Ride at Amlings Cycle

December 10, 2010 from 6:30am to 10:30am
The time has come to once again pull a Dreamer Designs trailer full of toys for the kids. The 8th Annual Amling's Cycle Holiday Toy Ride is ON! Mark your calendar for Friday December 10th, 2010, at 6:30 am!We are really excited about this year's ride and have already received a tremendous amount of support from Niles and surrounding communities. Looking at the number of folks that have already registered I'd say we have a good amount of pent up demand from last year!We will once again be riding…See More
Nov 8, 2010
LOWELL NELSON is attending Julie Hochstadter's event
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Vounteer with Bike Winter at WTTW at WTTW Studios

December 7, 2010 from 6:30pm to 11pm
Now YOU can be one of the smiling faces answering phones at the WTTW studios during their December Pledge Drive. Bike Winter Chicago has agreed to provide volunteers (you) for December 7 as listed below.Programs:Biking the Boulevards with Geoffrey BaerDavid Garrett: Rock SymphoniesWe are looking for a definite commitment from 15 Bike Winter folks for this night. Read the FAQs below (our comments in CAPS)Julie and Lowell – Bike Winter 2011 Co…See More
Nov 3, 2010

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What I ride:
Hybrid, Cruiser, Folding Bike
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Commuting, Around Town

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At 9:54am on February 10, 2009, Julie Hochstadter said…
Good to see you! did you join Howard's sideways icon group? I have to remove myself....
At 3:42pm on February 9, 2009, David the Great said…
Hello, welcome to the chainlink! My name is David.
 
 
 

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