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Mean Streets: The Advantage of a Folding Bike

Tweet A bike left all alone, out on the streets, is really not safe. Not safe from theft, not safe from vandalism, and not safe from the weather which can take quite a toll on components. One of the biggest advantages of having a folding bike is the ability to easily keep it protected. When [...]
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Does the Tour de France Need a Montague Paratrooper Instead?!

Tweet In the New York Times article “Riders Limp Into Perilous Stage of Tour,” Juliet Macur details the various bumps, bruises, sprains, broken bones, and shattered dreams of the world’s greatest riders.  Most of the Tour’s favorites took a tumble during the first and second stages of the Tour, including Lance Armstrong, Christian Vande Velde, [...]
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Boston’s MBTA expands Bike Coach program to give cyclists more traveling options!

Tweet Who needs bike coaches when you have a Montague Folding Bike? Still, we fully appreciate the extra portability and convenience of the The Bike Coach rail cars that are available on the MBTA Newburyport and Rockport commuter rail lines on weekends and holidays.  These coaches will run through Columbus Day! That’s October 12 in [...]
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Where to Bike with Montague Bikes: San Diego

Tweet When I think of San Diego I think of two things: one-the zoo and two- Will Farrell in Anchorman.  The second is, unfortunately, not appropriate for this blog, but “YouTube” it anyway.    Nonetheless, Montague Bikes continues its “Where to Bike with Montague” series with San Diego, California. So acrobatic animals is something you [...]
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Montague Folding Bikes Fondly Remembers Trevor Maxwell Lyons

Tweet To pay homage to one of our own, I would like to dedicate this blog post to one of Montague Folding Bikes‘ fallen comrades.  You may have known him only as a model that probably should have smiled more, but, to us, he was so much more than just a pretty face.  Trevor Maxwell [...]
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Where to Bike With Montague: Napa Valley

Tweet Montague Bikes continues its “Where to Bike with Montague” series a little closer to home.  Napa Valley offers some of the most beautiful landscape (and the best wine!) in the country and, thankfully for us, equally amazing cycling.  Whether you’re looking for an organized tour that provides bikes, lodging, dinners and wine tasting, or [...]
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Celebrate the Mass Commuter Challenge Tonight 5-7

Tweet Cambridge: MassCommuter Challenge Bike Bash! WhenWed, May 26, 5pm – 7pm Website: http://masscommuterchallenge.org/bike-bash/ Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 Time 5 pm 7:30 pm Location: address: Flat Top Johnny’s, One Kendall Square city: Cambridge zip: Event Description After everything is said and done, we celebrate the conclusion of the MassCommuter Challenge with the event wrap [...]
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Where to Bike With Montague: Budapest

Tweet While looking through some old pictures, I was inspired to feature a city I visited on one of my favorite trips I’ve ever taken.  I visited Budapest about a year ago on my first trip out of the country.  Even until the airport check in counter, I was unaware of what country Budapest was [...]
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Where to Bike With Montague: Barcelona

Tweet Montague Bikes wants to promote the growing global cycling culture by providing new information on where to ride with Montague. Barcelona was named by Askmen.com as the eighth best biking city in the world! Their reasons? The “green ring” that runs around the perimeter of its urban core. “This bike path is peppered with [...]
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Where to Bike With Montague: Amsterdam

Tweet In case you need another excuse to go to Amsterdam, why not take your bike? Montague Bikes wants to continue sharing with you our favorite places to ride, and where better than the biking capital of Europe?! Amsterdam holds this title for many reasons of which other cities (especially in America) should be jealous. [...]
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