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Wapanacki in the Winter

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As the weather cools, we’d like to take a moment to tell you about one of our favorite places to go for rest, relaxation, nordic skiing, fat biking and more… our sister company, Camp Wapanacki! The camp is a four-season camp for adults and families, with a number of cozy, heated cabins to enjoy as…

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#OptOutside and Thanksgiving Hours

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We’ll be closed November 21 and 22 for Thanksgiving, and we’ll be closed on Black Friday in support of #OptOutside. Go outside and play!

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Boston Winter Cycling Tips

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We got our first snow last night in Boston, and as we enjoyed some good food and company over at the Beantown Pub while watching the snow fall down on the city, we also got to thinking about what promised to be (and were!) our cold, wet commutes in the morning! So, after we pulled…

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Indoor Trainer Sale at Urban Cycles

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Although most of us here at Urban AdvenTours and Urban Cycles do ride all year round — with some of us even opting for fat bikes in the winter — we recognize that cycling through the cold may not be for everyone, or every bike. Got a sweet ride you don’t want to ruin when…

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What Tire Size Should I Ride in the City?

Bike ShopGeneral News

Ah, riding in the city: some of the most fun, and most… excitement, you can have on a bike. Everyone here at the shop rides their bike in the city (at the very least: we all ride in to work!), and almost all of us commute by bike all year round. Because of this and…

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Winter Hours at Urban AdvenTours and Urban Cycles

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As the weather starts to change along with the leaves, so do hour hours! From Nov 1 until March 1, our hours will be as follows: Tuesday: 9am – 6pm Wednesday: 9am – 6pm Thursday: 9am – 6pm Friday: 9am – 6pm Saturday: 9am – 6pm We will be closed on Sunday and Monday.

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Happy Halloween!

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Happy Halloween from the UA Team!

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It’s the End of Season Used Bike Sale!

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As the season comes to a close, our rental bikes continue through their lifecycle and go up for sale as used bikes! You can check out all of our used hybrid, road, mountain, and electric bikes online at urbancycles.com or swing by our shop at 109 Atlantic Ave to take a look for yourself! Our…

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Lifecycle of a UA Bike

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As the weather begins to cool, we’re already starting to set our sights on next summer. And you know what that means….new bikes! While one of our favorite things about a bicycle is its longevity: in addition to helping protect the environment by providing a human-powered transportation method, quality bicycles also reduce the waste cycle…

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Fall Foliage and Fog on the Emerald Necklace!

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It’s that time of year again! The air is cooling, the leaves are turning, and did you know that Fog x Flo is going on until October 31? Now is the perfect time to check out the Emerald Necklace on one of our Fall Foliage Emerald Necklace tours and witness the majestic changing of the…

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