I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love the joy of cracking ice.
By Yasmiene Mabrouk
One of the most exciting and scary parts about winter is ice. There have been a couple nights this win…
I #LoveMNWinter! Today, I love the opportunity for reflecting.
By Teresa Bina Zaffiro
I like to think about loving MN winter as both the physical things we do to embrace the col…
I #LoveMNWinter! Don’t Complain.
By Amanda Harvey
When my husband and I moved back to Minnesota after living in Tennessee for about five years, we were worried about re-ac…
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love hygge.
By Lucy Roberts
Hygge: A Danish concept most closely understood in my mind as coziness and warmth.
I recently learned this term in a…
I #lovemnwinter. Today, I love a February fat bike haiku.
false brown spring from froze
happy fat tires ride smooth
on snow forest slush
I #LoveMNWinter! Today, I love Ice Bikes & Justice Shacks!
By Casey Wollschlaeger
The best balaclava is a fake beard. Casey & Confession Shanty Medici…
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love biking in the 'burbs.
By Melody Hoffmann
I have been winter biking for about 10 years now. When riding around the city, I tire of all the exacerbat…
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love surprise nice weather!
By Colleen Detloff
Biking in the winter is an awesome, exhilarating, sometimes unpredictable experience. This is my first w…
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love persistence.
By Kadence Hampton
As a year-round bike commuter and winner of Babes in Bikeland 10 short course, I want to share with you my not…
I #LoveMNWinter. Biking saves my life.
By JJ Kahle
(Content Warning: Childhood sexual abuse)
I am a survivor. Specifically, I’m a survivor of childhood sexual abuse (CSA…
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love finishing my first-ever fat bike race.
By Anna Schmitz
Sometimes community means getting a lot of help to do something really stupid. For me, this …
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love feeling powerful.
By Joy Elizabeth
I feel powerful when I walk into work in my winter cycling gear and co-workers tell me that they admire my …
I #lovemnwinter! Today, I love a Wintry Checkpoint.
By Judy Kerr
While I am not an avid winter cyclist, I do have my moments. My awesome partner and hero (JJ Kahle) is the epit…
I #LoveMNWinter. Today, I love the quiet.
By BrieAnna Lindquist
I love how quiet and in your own world you can feel on a winter's night.
See more of BrieAnna's work at htt…
I #lovemnwinter! Today, I love my commute.
By Bri Whitcraft
My commute takes me along West River Parkway along the Mississippi River, crossing at the Franklin Avenue Bridge. As …
I #lovemnwinter! Today, this big-city kid loves small-town MN!
By Tina Cho
I’m a big-city kid at heart. I love the concrete jungle. I love being close to everything: f…
An it's-ok-to-not-love-MN-winter story
By Lauren Johnson
I love MN winter. But love does not always look like excitement or appreciation.
I #lovemnwinter! Today, I love winter wear.
I grew up in a warm place. A very warm place. And I am a cold human. A very cold human. Some have gone so far to wonder if …
In 2014, Low (an amazing Grease Rag founder) created a project to get them through the brutal Minnesota winter. For 29 days they posted stories and pictures and poems about riding…
Curious about winter biking? Looking for advice on how to ride a little longer into the cool weather this year? Want to ready yourself to hit the slippery streets like a polar bea…