• RockyMounts Announces Plans to Relocate Headquarters to Grand Junction, Colorado in Fall of 2019

    Submitted by 303cycling on June 14th, 2018

    RockyMounts, Inc. announced plans to relocate the company’s headquarters to Riverfront at Las Colonias Park, a new business and recreational development on the banks of the Colorado River in Grand Junction, Colorado. The relocation of RockyMounts to the Grand Junction business community represents a move that further bolsters the area as a destination for the outdoor industry, which already includes companies such as Bonsai Design, DT Swiss, MRP and many others. Read more

    • James Canyon Reconstruction Project Update

      Submitted by 303cycling on May 21st, 2018

      Weather looks dry for riding this week. If you like James Canyon, please read this construction advisory from Boulder County Transportation. Read more

      • How the Newspaper Learns About Bike Crashes

        Submitted by 303cycling on May 14th, 2018

        Be skeptical of crash reports in local newspapers. The police officer giving the journalist a quote is often sitting in an office miles away from the crash scene. He or she is only getting second information from the on-scene officer who has yet to complete an investigation. Read more

        • Cyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after collision with truck

          Submitted by 303cycling on May 10th, 2018

          A cyclist sustained life-threatening injuries in a collision with a pickup truck in Boulder County this week after investigators say she tried to make a left turn in front of the vehicle. Read more

          • Reminder: Four Mile Canyon, Gold Run closed to cyclists

            Submitted by 303cycling on April 4th, 2018

            Boulder County is reminding cyclists that Four Mile Canyon and Gold Run are closed due to construction. Read more

            • Public Input Requested Regarding Southwest Longmont Transportation

              Submitted by 303cycling on April 3rd, 2018

              The City of Longmont recently initiated the Southwest Longmont Operations Study to address future demands on Longmont’s multimodal transportation system in the southwest part of town. Specifically, the study will examine the roadway network formed by Ken Pratt Boulevard, Hover Street, and Nelson Road, including major intersections along these corridors. The purpose of the study is to identify needed intersection and transportation system improvements and pedestrian and bicycle improvements.
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              • LoBo Trail connector will help divert Boulder cyclists off of Jay Road, officials say

                Submitted by 303cycling on April 2nd, 2018

                Boulder County and city officials are in the early stages of connecting two trails north of Boulder that will take cyclists and pedestrians off of a narrow bike path on Spine Road and the shoulder of Jay Road.

                “We’ve gotten a lot of input over the years,” Boulder County Regional Trails Planner Matt Wempe said. “People want an alternative to riding on Jay Road. That’s what is driving the project.” Read more

                • Cyclists attacked, threatened on Longmont LoBo Trail – first-hand Account by Becky Furuta

                  Submitted by 303cycling on April 2nd, 2018

                  PSA to my local friends:

                  Saturday afternoon, I was finishing my ride and elected to avoid some wind by heading home on the LoBo Trail. I encountered a homeless couple just past the turn off to the Longmont Rec Center, about 100 meters from the underpass below Ken Pratt Ave. This is Boulder County. There are transients everywhere, and I usually just hand them wherever ride food I’ve got left in my pockets. But this couple leered at me uncomfortably. Immediately, I took out my headphones. I debated turning around, actually. Something seemed “off.” Read more

                  • RockyMounts Introduces New Security Line

                    Submitted by 303cycling on March 30th, 2018

                    Locally owned and operated, RockyMounts, has added a host of security locks to their full line of bike, ski and cargo racks. Find out what prompted this new venture and where you can get your locks. Read more

                    • Bicycle Safety Leaders Hold Meet & Greet

                      Submitted by 303cycling on March 23rd, 2018

                      Cyclists 4 Community (C4C) pulled together a public meet & greet and information sharing event in partnership with Community Cycles, the City of Boulder, and Boulder County on March 15th at the Tune Up taproom at Full Cycle on Pearl Street for an open discussion about the best ways to improve cycling safety in the Boulder area. Many concerned cyclists and representative of cycling groups from the local area came to hear what the four organizations, working in partnership are doing to improve bicycle safety, voice their concerns, and ask questions of the speakers. Read more