Summer is the season around here for long bike rides, although one cyclist’s definition of a long ride might be another’s definition of insanity.
If by long you mean loooooonnng, you may be happy to learn that Adventure Cycling Association has included Highway 89 from Mount Shasta to Truckee on a new, 2,400-mile Sierra Cascades Bicycle Route that roughly parallels the Pacific Crest hiking trail from Canada to Mexico.
But even if your idea … Continue Reading
Wow, the lake was crazy over the long Independence Day weekend, wasn’t it? No, I don’t know which lake you went to, but I’m pretty sure you visited some body of water. I’m pretty sure everyone did last weekend. The… Continue Reading
What: The first Cycle Shasta event
When: Saturday (June 4) 1 to 4 p.m.
Where: Margaret Polf Park, 13807 Sacramento Street, Shasta Lake
Cycle Shasta, a free family event, will include a Bicycle Rodeo with a bicycle equipment repair and adjustment station, a fun safety course … Continue Reading
What: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Highway 273 Anderson Bike Lane
When: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Where: Corner of Pleasant Hills Drive and Rhonda Road (near the Anderson Marketplace), Anderson
The city of Anderson, Healthy Shasta and Caltrans invite you to join …
Contact the Anderson City Manager’s Office at 378-6646 for more information. Continue Reading
Shasta County residents are more likely to breathe clean air, get preventive health screenings and graduate from high school than people statewide, but they’re also more likely to smoke, live in poverty and lack access to healthy foods, according to… Continue Reading
What: “Salt Shockers – Be Informed, Be Healthy,” a talk on how sodium affects your health, increases blood pressure and risk for heart disease — and what you can do about it. When: Wednesday (March 30), 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Where:… Continue Reading