Bike Blog


Bike Commuting in Sacramento

Photo of someone in a red jacket riding their bike in fall.

Bike Commuting Basics

Riding to class or work has many benefits for your health, your wallet, and the planet! Here’s some info to get you on the road.

Article Peak Adventures

How to: Wrap Bike Handlebars

New bar tape can make your bike feel…. new! With hundreds of colors and designs to choose from, this simple upgrade will also give your bike a fresh new look. Wrapping bars is a skill. If it’s your first time, take it nice and slow.


Watch the video below to learn the art of the bar wrap!

How to: Wrap Bike Handlebars

Article Peak Adventures

How to: Fix a Flat

In this week’s Bike Shop video, Bicycle Technician Emery gives a basic overview of how to fix a flat tire on your bicycle. We cover what tools you need, how to remove the wheel, how to replace the tube, proper inflation, and how to put your wheel back on.

How to: Fix a Flat


Home Bike Maintenance

The perfect COVID-19 social distancing activity

bike handlebars

bike in room It’s important to keep your bicycle in good condition. Maintaining your bicycle is great for your safety and the longevity of your bike. A quick run-through your bicycle will help ensure your bike is safe and reliable for years to come. An easy way to make sure your bike is in good working order is to do an ABC Quick Check.  If you are ever uncertain or not confident repairing your bike alone, please refer to a bicycle professional. 


ABC Quick Check Video