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BICYCLE ADVOCACY ORGANIZATIONS

East Bay Bicycle Coalition.- Promoting bicycling as an everyday means of transportation and recreation since 1972.

Walk Oakland Bike Oakland.- Galvanizing interest in improving Oakland’s pedestrian and bicycling infrastructure by educating residents, workers, business owners, and commuters.

Bike Alameda.- Encouraging everyday use of the bicycle in and around Alameda.

Bicycle Friendly Berkeley Coalition.- Dedicated to improving bicycling in Berkeley, California

San Fransisco Bicycle Coalition.- Transforming San Francisco’s streets and neighborhoods into more livable and safe places by promoting the bicycle for everyday transportation.

NEIGHBORHOOD SHOPS

Changing Gears Bike Shop.- Used bikes, repair, community shop in Alameda.

The Roll Up.- East Oakland’s most industrial bike shop & art space

El ColectiVelo.- East Oakland bilingual collective community bike shop.

Bikes4Life.- Grassroots bicycle shop serving West Oakland.

MORE

Sports4Kids.- is to support and create youth sports and recreational opportunities to enhance the health and well-being of youth and communities

Noiseways.org.- Noise plays a key role in the design of dedicate bike/ped facilities. This page compares noise levels for various bike/ped spaces in the New York City area.

Car-Free Times Newsletter.- Published online four times per year.

RIDING

Bay Area’s resource for bicycling.- Route maps, locker & map locations, Bay Area toll bridge crossing, traffic safety, commuting, and other bicycle resources.

The San Francisco Bay Trail.- When complete, the trail will circle San Francisco Bay and San Pablo Bay.

Oakland Yellowjackets Bicycling Club

Fremont Freewheelers Bicycle Club

Grizzly Peak Cyclists

Wheels for Meals Ride 2010.- A fundraising bike ride through the beautiful Livermore Valley, supporting Alameda County Meals on Wheels.

Trento Bike Pages.- An essential planning guide, containing an exhaustive list of web links to home pages made by bike tourists. Highly recommended.

TwoSpoke Bike & Cycling Forum – Bicycle Forum and Reviews for all types of Bikes. Road, mountain, BMX, recumbent and more.