Monday, February 15, 2016

Alaska - Bicycles during the gold rush

Many people view winter biking as a recent phenomenon. However, bicycles came north with gold- seekers more than 100 years ago. The 1897-98 Klondike Gold Rush occurred near the peak of a world- wide bicycle craze in the 1890s, and it was only natural for some stampeders to bring their bicycles with them. Read more.

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