Cycling Links


Bike - Always a Great Deal
Performance Bicycle Online - Home for all your cycling needs - Pannier Comparison

Tools and Parts:

Park Tool Co. Not just tools. Great section with repair help.
Bike Tools Etc. - 1000's of bicycle tools and parts for the home mechanic!
Henry James investment cast lugs

Repair, Build and Restore:

Tim Paterek's Framebuilders' Page. Tim's a guru.
Bicycle Frame Building Supplies and Services. Best source of information about acquiring tubing and lugs that I've found on line
ASE INNOVATIONS Custom Vinyl Graphic lettering. They make bicycle decals.
Adding Water Bottle Cages to Bicycles without Braze-ons
Sheldon Brown Web Services. Huge resource on vintage bikes, repairs and restoration.
Bicycle Maintenance Guide and Riding Tips

Cool Minnesota Bike Shops:

Minnesota Bicycle and Pedestrian Alliance / Sibley Bike Depot. Think "bicycle junkyard".
Freewheel Bike
one on one bicycle studio | warehouse district - minneapolis | new and used bikes, bike parts, sales and service
Rydjor Bike Shop: Main Page. This shop sells new bikes, but theyŕe also veritable cycling museum.
Little River General Store in Historic Lanesboro, MN. Bike rentals for the root river trail. They sell each year's rides at the end of the season.

Big List of Manufacturers

List of Bicycles, Mobile Bicycle Repair Tampa Florida the Bike shop that comes to you Performance you can count on

Cycling Tips and Information:

Bicycle Tips
Rec.Bicycles Frequently Asked Questions Posting Part 1/5
Ken Kifer's Bike Pages -- bicycle travelogues, bike safety, bicycling advocacy, and cycling humor. One of the best cycling sites on the net, especially for touring.
Icebike Home Page. For the truly hard core only!
Josh Putnam's Cycling Pages


WDNR - Touring Bike Trails. Trails in Wisconsin
stagecoach trail. Eventually, this trail is supposed to go from Owatonna to Rochester. Stay tuned.
State trails list: Minnesota DNR

Clubs, Advocacy and Organizations:

Rochester Active Sports Club
League of American Bicyclists: Home Page
Minnesota State Bicycle Advisory Committee (SBAC)


RAGBRAI 9000 cyclists, one week, Iowa. The nations most popular cross-state ride
Adventure Cycling Association - America's Resource for Bicycle Travel, Bike Routes, Bicycle Tours, Bike Maps, Bicycle Maintenance, Cycling Tours and Bike Trips.
Searchable list of bicycle tours and events, bicycle shops, and bicycle clubs