Bike commuting– much safer and pleasant when there’s company. Photo credit: Walk Eagle Rock
Los Angeles has been making headlines in recent years because of the region’s willingness to invest in alternatives to the automobile, particularly in bringing back an efficient and convenient train system. However, it now appears that another form of commuter train has been built… bike trains!
What are bike trains? The founders of LA Bike Trains, the organization spearheading the concept, put together this concise explanation:
We provide a rolling party along select routes run by Conductors – experienced urban cyclists – to harness the safety of riding in a group while kicking it up a notch by making the ride a fun social experience. … Read the rest