biking Section

Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride) & Great Day of Play will be Saturday, June 30

Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride) & Great Day of Play will be Saturday, June 30

From our friends at WABI Burien: Roll into summer by exploring Burien biking opportunities with a guided group Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride) on Saturday, June 30.  Joining Burien Parks’ Great Day... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to ‘Walk-n-Roll’ on the WABI Burien Board

Volunteers needed to ‘Walk-n-Roll’ on the WABI Burien Board

From our friends at WABI Burien: Do You Want to Help Make Burien More Walkable/Bikeable? Just imagine… Leading fun walks in local neighborhoods: “I didn’t know this was here!” Meeting your neighbors... [Read more]

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, this Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. This event is part of this year’s Everyone... [Read more]

Visit WABI Burien’s Bike Day Commuter Support Station this Friday morning

Visit WABI Burien’s Bike Day Commuter Support Station this Friday morning

WABI-ists, Jimmy Schulz and Frosene Sacco had coffee and bananas (good for those cycling leg muscles!) ready and waiting on Burien Bike Day 2014. Mark your calendars for this Friday, May 15, and plan... [Read more]

Got bike? Got questions? Free ‘Biking for Work and Play’ class is May 14

Got bike? Got questions? Free ‘Biking for Work and Play’ class is May 14

From our friends at WABI Burien comes news of a FREE ‘Biking for Work and Play’ class on Tuesday, May 14: Each year, more and more people choose bicycling for transportation. While you may... [Read more]

WABI Burien to roll out Downtown Burien Bike Racks; Seeking Sponsors

WABI Burien to roll out Downtown Burien Bike Racks; Seeking Sponsors

WABI Burien announced Friday (April 5) that it has 41 bike racks in production which will soon be installed all over Burien – and these racks are in need of Sponsors! “We’ve all been waiting... [Read more]

Last Daytime Bike SaFaRi of Year will Pedal to North SeaTac Park Sunday

Last Daytime Bike SaFaRi of Year will Pedal to North SeaTac Park Sunday

What will likely be the final daytime* Bike SaFari is set to pedal off to North SeaTac Park this Sunday, Aug. 19 at 2 p.m. Bikers are encouraged to meet at Town Square Park at 2 p.m. for this free and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Please Welcome our Latest Advertiser – Bicycles West in Burien!

Please Welcome our Latest Advertiser – Bicycles West in Burien!

lease welcome our latest Advertiser – Bicycles West – located at 804 SW 151st in Burien, kitty corner from the Fire Station. Bicycles West was recently taken over by Kurt Fykerud, who has turned this longtime local bike business into…

VIDEO: The Blog-O-Cycle Joins The WABI Burien Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi

VIDEO: The Blog-O-Cycle Joins The WABI Burien Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi

Along with all the other exciting events that happened this past weekend, the WABI Burien folks held a special Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride). The ride started at the Wild Strawberry... [Read more]

REMINDER: Friday is ‘Bike to Work Day’ & Here’s What’s Going on in B-Town

REMINDER: Friday is ‘Bike to Work Day’ & Here’s What’s Going on in B-Town

REMINDER: This Friday, May 18is National Bike Day, and bikers of all kinds will be biking all over B-Town!  According to our friends at WABI Burien, last year over 20,000 people in the Seattle metro... [Read more]

Get Ready for Burien Bike Day with a FREE ‘Bicycling 101’ Class May 9

Get Ready for Burien Bike Day with a FREE ‘Bicycling 101’ Class May 9

A FREE ‘Bicycling 101’ class will be offered at Bicycles West on Wednesday, May 9, to help folks get ready for Burien Bike Day, which will be held May 18. May 18 is National Bike Day, and... [Read more]

‘WABI Burien’ Gets Rolling As New Local Walk/Bike Organization

‘WABI Burien’ Gets Rolling As New Local Walk/Bike Organization

A new organization called ‘WABI Burien‘ (WABI stands for ‘Walk/Bike’) has formed, with the goal of making the Burien community “safer, healthier, and more fun through walking... [Read more]

A First-Hand (or foot) Report On Sunday’s ‘Bike SaFaRi: Safe Family Ride’

A First-Hand (or foot) Report On Sunday’s ‘Bike SaFaRi: Safe Family Ride’

by Maureen Hoffmann Ignite an early enthusiasm for being on two wheels. Teach “bike sense” and street smarts to little ones. Gather people from the community for fun, conversation, fresh air and healthful... [Read more]

VIDEO: A Compilation From Our Exclusive Pie Joust “Splat Cam!”

VIDEO: A Compilation From Our Exclusive Pie Joust “Splat Cam!”

If you missed Friday night’s “Pie Joust” in Town Square, here’s your chance to see what all the excitement was about. To capture all of the pie splattering action, we mounted one... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Inaugural Pie Joust In Town Square A Rousing Success

PHOTOS: Inaugural Pie Joust In Town Square A Rousing Success

A rambunctious crowd filled Town Square Friday evening (Aug 19) for what will surely prove to be a popular annual event in Burien… the Pie Joust. If you missed this inaugural event, you have our... [Read more]

‘Pie Joust’ Still Needs Youth Pie Jousters; Chance Of Winning Prizes ‘Pretty Good’

‘Pie Joust’ Still Needs Youth Pie Jousters; Chance Of Winning Prizes ‘Pretty Good’

Friday’s ‘Pie Joust’ youth divisions may get cancelled due to lack of registrants, according to Organizers.  “No one has yet signed up for the youth divisions (ages 9-11, 12-15,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Free Bike Tune-Up Wed., ‘Tour de Friends’ Fri., Bike Fair Saturday

REMINDER: Free Bike Tune-Up Wed., ‘Tour de Friends’ Fri., Bike Fair Saturday

REMINDER: With nice weather finally breaking through (we can finally feel the sun’s radiant rays, can you?), it’s a great time of year to dust off your bicycle, slather up, helmet on and... [Read more]

B-Town Biker Wants You To Bike More; Plus, Upcoming Burien Bike Classes

B-Town Biker Wants You To Bike More; Plus, Upcoming Burien Bike Classes

by Brooks Stanfield About seven years ago, while living in North Seattle, I started riding my bike to work. I can’t even remember what gave me the idea, but since that time cycling has turned into an... [Read more]

Bike the Three Tree Point Loop

Bike the Three Tree Point Loop

For all you hearty bicyclists who are willing to pedal through these dark, wet, blustery days of winter, here’s a nice map for the scenic (and, depending on which direction you go, either very hilly... [Read more]