First Social Ride of the Season

Kidical Mass Gaithersburg aims to support families in everyday use of bicycling.  Based on successful efforts in other cities, including DC and Arlington locally, the aim is to have monthly rides that are social, casually paced and fun while supporting a local business.  We also will raise awareness of the possibilities for safer bike routes … Continue reading

Stylish Tweed Ride

Kidical Mass Gaithersburg aims to support families in everyday use of bicycling.  Based on successful efforts in other cities, including DC and Arlington locally, the aim is to have monthly rides that are social, casually paced and fun while supporting a local business.  We also will raise awareness of the possibilities for safer bike routes … Continue reading

Maps, maps, and more maps

Maps, maps, and more maps

One of the most common questions we receive is “How do I bike to…..safely”. In most cases, when one leaves the house for work, shopping, or to go to the park, you may think about how you would get there by car even when you ride your bike. Nobody wants to travel on 50 mph highways or even a 40 mph arterial road. Luckily, the Gaithersburg area has an extensive network of shared use paths, low volume streets and trails that make it easier to get from point A to B without needing to run with the bulls. Continue reading