May is National Bike Month

National Bike Month is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride. Whether you bike to work or school; to save money or time; to preserve your health or the environment; to explore your community or get to your destination, get involved in Bike Month — and help get more people in your community out riding too!

Bicycling magazine's guide to bike touring : everything you need to know to travel anywhere on a bike / Doug Donaldson.
 
Bicycling magazine's guide to bike touring / Doug Donaldson.  Introduction -- How to pick the right trip for you -- How to pick a tour company -- How to plan your own tour -- Choosing a bike and equipment -- Essential touring skills -- Off-road tours and essential mountain biking skills -- Training -- Eat and drink smart -- Survive almost anything -- Maintenance and out-there repairs-- Dream trips-- Resources -- Packing checklist -- Flat-tire cheat sheet -- Photo credits.
The complete mountain biking manual / Tim Brink. The complete mountain biking manual / Tim Brink.
The best bike rides in the Midwest : Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin / by Phil Van Valkenberg. The best bike rides in the Midwest : Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin / by Phil Van Valkenberg.
Biking Wisconsin : 50 great road and trail rides / Steve Johnson. Biking Wisconsin : 50 great road and trail rides / Steve Johnson.  It's all here:  Great Lakes shore tours, big city bike trails, rolling hills and dales in farm country, painfully steep hills, and noble forests.
Hiking & biking in DuPage County, Illinois / by Jim Hochgesang ; editing and nature notes by Sheryl DeVore. Hiking & biking in DuPage County, Illinois / by Jim Hochgesang ; editing and nature notes by Sheryl DeVore.
Across America by bicycle : Alice and Bobbi's summer on wheels / Alice Honeywell, Bobbi Montgomery.
 
Across America by bicycle / Alice Honeywell.  "Biking from Oregon to Maine is no small feat, especially for two newly retired women who carry everything they need for three months, powered only by the strength of their legs and a desire for adventure. Alice Honeywell and Bobbi Montgomery invite readers to follow their ride by bicycle across the United States, as they face scorching sun, driving rain, buffeting winds, equipment failures, killer hills, wildfires, and even a plague of grasshoppers. As Alice and Bobbi pedal along their 3,600-mile journey, they test and deepen their friendship, defy their aches and pains, experience the vast and varied beauties of their country, and discover the challenges and satisfaction of a scaled-down lifestyle ..."--P. [4] of cover.
Mountain bike! : the Great Lakes states : a guide to the classic trails : Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan / Phil Van Valdenberg with Jack McHugh. Mountain bike! : the Great Lakes states : a guide to the classic trails : Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan / Phil Van Valdenberg with Jack McHugh.

 

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