When They Go Low, We Start Below Sea Level, and Then Go High!

March 16, 2017
Every once in awhile at NextGen America, we leave our work desks and hit the road for climate action. At the start of March, a few of us...

Death Valley or Bust

March 9, 2017
The basic idea behind Climate Ride is that participants appreciate a landscape or a place more intensely when they camp and bike through it for several days.  Death...

‘Boolander’ Bamboo Bike Brings Eco Sense and Eccentricity to Climate Ride

February 14, 2017
That's the name San Francisco-based artist, bicycle maker and activist has given to the fantastical-looking, bamboo-framed tandem he custom-built to make a point about the environmental benefits of using sustainable...

Towards a Better Future: Meet Member and Climate Rider Amy Jo

February 13, 2017
"With the current disturbing movements of anti-science, anti-social welfare and climate change denial, I feel now more than ever I need to give back to my community by...

Local Men Taking on Death Valley in Climate Ride

February 11, 2017
Ecology Action Center Executive Director Michael Brown and Kevin Loseke, a Bloomington oven builder and carpenter, will bicycle 250 miles in four days as part of "Climate Ride...

Pedaling 245 Miles For Safer SF Streets: Meet Climate Rider Dina Beigelman

January 26, 2017
"Honestly, I view participating in the Climate Ride as my first step in being more involved and connected to my community, and at creating healthy habits in my...

Is It Time the National Parks Broke Up With Cars?

January 24, 2017
America’s national parks are overcrowded and underfunded. Would banning cars improve everyone’s experience?...

Where Bike Equity Meets Funding: A Los Angeles Case Study

January 1, 2017
It’s no secret that the bicycling world is often thought of as a white and male space, and having conversations about changing that while money is on the...

Glacier Ride 2015 Funds New Shuttle Service for Cyclists in Glacier National Park

May 12, 2016
"Glacier National Park’s new bicycle shuttle service got off to a promising start last weekend, with more than 123 cyclists taking the bus between Lake McDonald Lodge and...