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Climate Ride ‘Bar Harbor to Boston’ Finale at Boston Common - September 12th, 2016

Michelle Levitus on August 19, 2016, 2:51 PM

EVERYONE IS INVITED to greet the Climate Riders who are pedaling 390 miles from Bar Harbor to Boston and are arriving at Boston Common at 3:30pm on Monday, September 12th. You can join us for the final 5 miles or meet us at Boston Common for our arrival.

Please share this with your friends, family, colleagues, Climate Ride alumni, local businesses and nonprofits! 

WHAT

Climate Ride Northeast 2016: Bar Harbor to Boston 

The nation’s largest environmental bike ride and…

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Meet Climate Hiker Emily Gluckin

Michelle Levitus on July 21, 2016, 9:54 AM

Emily Gluckin is a young women preparing for her first event with Climate Ride. She’ll be participating in Climate Hike this August, traversing through Glacier National Park with 20 like-minded hikers led by a team of knowledgeable Glacier Guides.

Emily is currently serving a term with Montana Energy Corp, which is a project of Americorp aimed to address unmet community energy needs. Energy Corp promotes sustainable energy consumption and education, fosters community…

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Meet Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet, hiking with her daughter on Glacier Hike 2016

Caeli Quinn on July 20, 2016, 9:33 AM

Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet, is participating in Glacier Hike this August 3-7, 2016. We interviewed Kate about her motivation to participate in events organized by Climate Ride and what inspired her to hike with her daughter through Glacier National Park.

Hiking at Logan Pass in Glacier National Park on Glacier Hike

Why did you decide to become a part of Climate Hike? 
"Anneka and I both care deeply about the environment and love getting outside under our own…

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Independent Challenge Spotlight: California Woof Ride!

Emily Kern on July 7, 2016, 2:57 PM

Last year, Harvey Slater rode in the California Climate Ride to support the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition (LACBC). This year, logistics and dates didn’t line up with his schedule, so he got creative! Harvey generated his own 320 mile, unsupported, multi-day California bicycle tour as part of Climate Ride’s Independent Challenge program and brought the whole family along. Harvey, his partner Ricky, and their four dogs–Max, Chiquita, Little Foot, and Carlos–have just returned from six days pedaling along the California Central Coast on their self-created “California Woof Ride.”

“I wanted to participate and do something to contribute…and raise money for LACBC,” explains Harvey. “I came up with this independent challenge, and decided to bring the dogs along to make it a little extra challenging and fun. I have always thought it would be fun to take the dogs on a camping bike tour. I also felt like if I was going to do something like this and ask for donations every year, I needed to give my donors and contacts something new and challenging to…

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Ocean Riders Band Together For Climate Ride Northeast In Support of Deepsea Research

Michelle Levitus on July 6, 2016, 4:01 PM

This September, a 6-person team dubbed the “Ocean Riders” are taking on the challenge of Climate Ride Northeast, pedaling 390 miles from Bar Harbor, Maine to Boston. Their efforts will support an ocean-focused organization, Marine Applied Research and Exploration (MARE). MARE has been a Climate Ride beneficiary since 2013 and is led by Founder and Executive Director Dirk Rosen, who is a soon to be 4-time Climate Rider.

We connected with Dirk to learn more about the…

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