In the first month of the 2015 National Bike Challenge, Allen County riders pedaled 3423 miles, ranking #9 in the country in the Local Challenge rankings. To date, as a county, we have 104 riders signed up, of which 32 have logged … Read More
Volunteers with the Southwind Rail Trail are hosting events on June 5th and 6th to celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of the Southwind Rail Trail.
With all the recent rains, wildflowers are popping up everywhere, like these daisies along Delaware Road east of Humboldt. Hope you’re getting in some rides!
The Allen County Farmer’s Market takes place each Thursday from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, from April through October. It’s a great place to shop for healthy food, especially if you have a bike trailer to help you haul home your fresh … Read More
Fun ride on the Southwind Rail Trail this evening with the Thursday Night Trail Ride group. The Southwind is in great shape, even after all the recent rain.
The ride began in the morning chill, but the Spring sun quickly warmed the day. This horse was enjoying his pond as two cyclists passed by along Oregon Road, following the Baker’s Dozen route for a quick spin before work … … Read More
The National Bike Challenge runs from May 1st through September 30th, and Allen County is defending its title as the Top Bicycling County In Kansas!
Allen County’s growing trails system was the topic of discussion at a recent “See, Hear Iola” meeting in Iola.
Here is a sampling of a few of the sights along the Prairie Spirit Trail north of Iola. We’re so fortunate to have this treasure to explore!
We’re ramping up towards the May 1st start of the National Bike Challenge. We just got in 500 of these information cards to hand out to people. A little ambitious? Why yes, we are. Allen County is defending our title … Read More