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Trek Bicycle President John Burke looks to create a better world, one bike rider at a time

Burke has grown Trek Bicycle into a bicycle brand known internationally

Keepers of the Earth Day flame

Fifty years after Wisconsin’s Gaylord Nelson founded Earth Day, environmentalists continue to mobilize around climate change.

Take a walk in Madison’s parks

Meet six rapidly expanding uses in the city

Prevent bugs from bugging you

Nothing can ruin camping like aggressive bugs

Embrace the Wisconsin outdoors with an ideal camping experience

Let's go camping!

6 must-have pieces of camping gear

Camp in style with the coolest equipment

Agencies are becoming social media savvy

Ad agencies find millennials tricky to target

Madison’s original Thanksgiving Day run

The Berbee Derby has given $670K to local groups

A park with a plan

Donation gives new public space and a future plan

The paths and shores of Madison’s lakes

Madison's lake access is greater than ever

Site of former munitions facility to offer mix of recreational uses

Final design favors biking, hiking and horses

Great Greens: The University Ridge Golf Course

University Ridge Golf Course wins best golf course

Gearing up at the Budget Bicycle Center

Find today's bike trends at Budget Bicycle Center

Snowmobile trail a stick in the eyes of silent sports users

Blue Mound State Park decision marks a shift

Early snow brings hope for ski season

Plans in the works for snowmaking at Elver Park.

Deadly bike crashes not forgotten

Cycling advocates seek answers with letter to...

Best spots for winter sports in Madison

Get out and play with this list

Olympic gold medal triathlete Jorgensen shares stories in Madison

Ex-Badgers athlete and Waukesha native relays her Olympic experience

No silver bullet for improving Madison lakes

Efforts to date have brought limited results, so Dane County proposes sucking out contaminated muck.

Visit one of Wisconsin’s national parks before the centennial celebration ends

Pedaling alongside Ironman Wisconsin competitors

Ride across Wisconsin is like a summer Birkie

Another bicycling death brings call for tougher penalties for motorists

Popular and diverse, Goodman Pool remains Madison’s only public swim facility

Cyclist on quest to log 5,000 miles on e-bike

Indiana man left Madison on July 18 to try to...

Old World Wisconsin still brings history to life after 40 years

Cycling event spans southern Wisconsin

Canoe the Dells for scenic paddling

Kids’ ride: Turn biking into a family affair

Tips, treks to make riding fun for younger...

Brooklyn is an overlooked biking destination

The village of Brooklyn is a must-see and...

Kay and Harry Lum are a free-wheeling pair

The affable Fitchburg couple are fixtures on...

Meander to Martinsville for great bike paths, riding roads

Scenic paths and excellent riding starts in...

Path to and from Paoli is popular, pleasurable

A trek through this southwest village is a...

Head west to climb big hills in Rockdale

Forty-five mile roundtrip ride from Madison to...

Trek to top at Blue Mounds State Park

Challenging trail hits 1,716 feet at its peak.

Trail rides for miles in Madison

Madison has more than 200 miles of biking and...

New bike bridge to offer amazing infrastructure

Work starts on new bridge across Yahara River...

Big changes ahead for Birkebeiner in Northern Wisconsin

Grab your bike and head to the Azores

Fat bikes are here to stay