May is Bike Everywhere Month!
The Wenatchee Valley is celebrating bicycling during the month of May. May is Bike Everywhere Month in Washington State. The Wenatchee Valley has bike events all month long and new initiatives to celebrate bicycling this month. Check out the list below to learn more. Happy Biking!
RBAC Bike Buddies
Nervous about biking to work? Interested in biking to the grocery store? We can help! Members of the Regional Bicycle Advisory Committee are available as a resource to you! They will be your Bike Buddy to answer questions and help you feel more confident bicycling around town.
Bike Month Challenges (May 1-31st)
May 1-31st is the time to compete in the Bike Everywhere Challenge or in the Bike to School Month Challenge. Create or join a team, track your bicycling trips and earn prizes.
NCW EcoChallenge (May 6th-19th)
Join the Sustainable Wenatchee EcoChallenge. The NCW EcoChallenge is a community-wide competition for Chelan and Douglas county residents only.
Participants challenge themselves to try new, environmentally-friendly behaviors for two weeks. You choose the behaviors you want to commit to doing (from dozens of options) and report your progress online daily. In addition to learning how to reduce your carbon footprint, you have a chance to win valuable individual prizes and cash for the nonprofit agency* of your choice!
Feel free to join the Chelan-Douglas Transportation Council RBAC team.
May 3rd -5th - Wenatchee Valley Velo Tour de Bloom (link)
May 8th - National Bike to School Day (link)
May 15th - Wenatchee Valley Velo Ride of Silence (link)
May 17th - Wenatchee Valley Velo Bike to Work Day (link)
May 17th - WA State Bike Everwhere Day (link)
Local Resources for BiCycling
Looking for more information about bicycling? Check out local maps and information online:
Local info (safety, bike shops, laws and more!)