Author Archives: Louise McGrody

Louise has been with Washington Bikes since 1994 and is often referred to as its institutional memory. Her community outreach efforts for the WA Bikes have spawned the formation of several local friends groups, including Friends of Burke Gilman Trail in Seattle and the Fish Lake Trail Action Group in Spokane. She has a passion for the outdoors and is happiest when exploring it by bike, skis or hiking boots. She also likes to knit and has been known to stash small knitting projects in her cycling panniers and backpacks.

Mount Rainier Bike and Hike: Indian Henry’s Hunting Ground

I love Mount Rainier National Park and I feel incredibly fortunate to have this natural […]

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Seeking Auction Donations!

Washington bikes, and we’re inspired to ride for many reasons. Whether for recreation, transportation, adventure, […]

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King County Alert: Snoqualmie Valley Trail Closure

From King County Parks: The contractor has begun work on the site this week for […]

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Write Your Ride

We all have our favorite bike rides. Maybe it’s a local trail or a ride […]

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Buckley Bike Co-op to Bring Hands-On Learning to Area Youth

Young people with an interest in bicycling who live in East Pierce County and Enumclaw […]

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Five Washington Communities Earn Bicycle Friendly Status

List Includes First Tribe in the Nation The League of American Bicyclists (LAB) announced its […]

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#WAbikes on Instagram: Bike Month

May was Bike Month and we were delighted to see so many people on bikes […]

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Riding the Klickitat Trail

The Columbia River Gorge is a great spring destination. It is sunny and warm, and […]

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Bike Clubs: You’ll Never Ride Alone

May is Bike Month with its many Bike Challenges, Bike to Work Week and Bike […]

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Join Us for a Bike Month Happy Hour

Celebrate Bike Month! Washington Bikes is co-hosting a Bike Month Happy Hour with Cascade Bicycle […]

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