Inaugural Ride Aug 30 – Sept 3, 2014

LowCarbon Crossings

Cycling Toward Climate Solutions

Bike Tour and Celebration

Promoting Cycling and Climate Health

Five Minnesota Cities, Aug 30–Sept 3, 2014

Join us for Music and Discussion Each Evening (see below)

  • LEARN how Minnesota groups are working toward resolving global warming
  • LEARN how bike advocacy groups are promoting healthy, carbon-­‐neutral transportation
  • TALK about what you are contributing to the climate conversation
  • SHARE your stories about cycling with kindred souls on two wheels
  • CONNECT with others to make a difference
  • ENJOY some fine music!

Featuring Paul Doffing, extraordinary singer/songwriter/guitarist/climate cyclist who will perform each evening. Check out www.pauldoffing.comLearn about other riders.

Join the Kick-Off ride:

The LowCarbon Crossings tour will begin at the Spoonbridge and Cherry at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden (725 Vineland Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403) this Saturday, August 30th at 9 am with a FUN 12-mile ride for all to Minnehaha Park (4825 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417) following bike trails. The tour continues with stops in Northfield, Rochester, Winona and Red Wing, Minnesota.

If you’re interested in riding or helping, keep in touch:

Join our Facebook event

Spread the word:  Poster, Kick-off Handout, Tour Handout, Press Release

At the community gatherings in each city, singer/songwriter/climate cyclist Paul Doffing will perform and riders will meet with the community to share experiences and promote discussion of climate solutions and how to engage locally. The events are free and donations will be requested to defray costs and support the on-going work of sponsoring organizations.

Day Route Evening Gathering
Saturday, 8/30 Minneapolis to Northfield St. Dominic’s Catholic Church (7pm)
216 Spring St N, Northfield, MN 55057
Sunday, 8/31 Northfield to Rochester C4 Creatives Salon (7pm)
324 1st Ave SW, Rochester, MN
Monday, 9/1 Rochester to Winona West Rec Center (7pm)
822 W 5th St, Winona, MN 55987
Tuesday, 9/2 Winona to Red Wing The Izaak Walton League House (6:30 pm)
1010 5th St, Redwing, MN
Wednesday, 9/3 Red Wing to St. Paul/Minneapolis Gandhi Mahal community room (6 pm)
3009 27th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406 (Hosted by MN IPL and AforS)