Bicycling with children

trail-a-bikeWe’ve been bicycling with children since our sons were very young and have learned a thing or two about bicycling with little ones. Whether you plan to pedal to the park on a Sunday afternoon or bike around the world, here are some tips that will help you.

Children are capable of more than we think – It’s us, as parents, who tend to hold our kids back.

Why I cycled to the ends of the world – What could possibly drive a mother to take off on the bikes with her children?

How dangerous is family bike touring? – Is bike touring really that dangerous?

Benefits of bike touring for small children – What about the little ones that won’t remember their experiences? How does bike touring benefit them?

Why biking with kids is good for them and you – Children love getting out on bikes as much as parents. It’s a win-win situation!

How to get kids out touring on bicycles – Want to head out touring with your children for a weekend or whole summer? This is how to do it.

Bicycling with children on a trailer bike – There are many options for bicycling with children. A trailer bike is one of them – they have both advantages and disadvantages.

How to take young children on a bicycle tour – If you want to tour with a young child, you have quite a few options to consider. Trailers, trailer bikes, coupling systems, tandems, and having her on her own bike are discussed here.

Kids on bikes: Yes they can! – Travel the world on bicycle? With kids? Of course!

tandem with trailabike49 Tips for Long Distance Family Bike Trip – Stop for ice cream! (And a bunch of other ideas)

Our life as a family on bikes – At first glance, it seemed as though our life as we pedaled from Alaska to Argentina was the epitome of un-routine. Unpredictability extraordinaire. But in the midst of the chaos, there was routine – perhaps even more of a routine than we had back home.

How to Prepare Your Child for a Bike Tour – A few tips to prepare your child for a bike tour.

One Response to Bicycling with children

  1. Nancy Sathre-Vogel September 26, 2014 at 4:18 pm #

    @Jess, YAY! Get those kids out there and watch them learn!

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