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A NORTE! Story: Amelia And The Iceman

My Iceman Race by Amelia Werner In June I had never mountain biked before.  At the time my dad and I were […]

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A NORTE! Story: Ben Learns To Ride His Bike

NORTE! has inspired us all. by Emily and Drew Buchholz (Ben’s mom and dad) Over the course of the summer our six […]

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A NORTE! Story: Grady And The El Barrio Bike Fix

El Barrio Bike Fix By Grady Luyt (and mom) I’m 10 years old and love to tinker and create things. I also […]

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A NORTE! (Love) Story: Kyan and His Bike

Kyan and His Bike: A Love Story by: Kyan Olshove (and Mom) Mom’s Backstory: Kyan was an easy-going, happy, chubby baby. So […]

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Norte! Sponsorship Opportunities: 2015 and beyond

Norte! is Traverse City’s bike-centric, youth-focused nonprofit advocacy organization.  2014 has been quite a year. Below is a smattering of our proud […]

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Kids On Bikes + You #GivingTuesday

NORTE! Youth Cycling is Traverse City’s bike-centric, youth-focused nonprofit advocacy organization. We are dedicated to inspiring youth through bicycles while also creating a […]

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A NORTE! Story: Mary and The Traverse Heights Bike Train

My Ride To School With The Traverse Heights Bike Train by Mary Mantei What do you get when you bring together kids […]

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A TC Bike Plow Experiment

Norte is putting the TC Bike Plow to the test this winter. An experiment of sorts to see what bike-powered snow clearing […]

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A NORTE! Story: Max Slays The Polar Vortex

Photo Credit: Beth Price Photography Remember last winter here in Traverse City? How could you not? The infamous Polar Vortex. A near […]

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Celebrating Year Round Biking With Farmland

NORTE! is for bikes in Traverse City. Bikes in good weather. Bikes in not-so-good weather. We are true fans of winter biking. […]

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Fit, Fast Kids Ready For Iceman

NORTE! Youth Cycling is stoked to bring a fit, fast squad to the Iceman Cometh race this weekend. We are beyond proud […]

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Operation Light Up The Morning, Northern Michigan

Our mornings are getting darker and darker here in Northern Michigan. With daylight savings and the sun rising later, biking to school […]

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Bike To Traverse City Zombie Run

Zombies On Bikes! Make sure to leave the car at home this Saturday and bike to <a href="http://www.tczombierun.com/” target=”_blank”>The Traverse City Zombie […]

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Principals On Bikes: Mrs. Six-King Rides To School With The Traverse Heights Bike Train

Today, Mrs. Six-King, principal at Traverse Heights Elementary, rode her bike to school. Mrs. Six-King was joined by 8 of her students […]

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The Orange Helmet Project

We love, love, love Orange here at Norte!. We love it so much that we made it our official color. Orange is […]

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The Greenspire Dart

The Greenspire Dart is a Norte! Bike Train that connects the Kids Creek neighborhood to the Greenspire School for Traverse City Bikes […]

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Principals on Bikes : Mrs. Ruskowski Rides With The Eastern Express

Last Friday, Mrs. Ruskowski, principal at Eastern Elementary, joined the Eastern Express Bike Train for Bike To School Fridays. Mrs. Ruskowski pedaled […]

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The Montessori Morning Star

The Montessori Morning Star is a Norte! Bike Train connecting the Oak Park neighborhood to TCAPS Montessori School for Traverse City Bikes […]

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Norte! Rides With Iceman

In partnership with McLain Cycle and Fitness, our weekly mountain bike shred, VASA DOMINGOS, is going to be WAY more awesome this Sunday. […]

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The Central Grade Coastal Classic

The Central Grade Coastal Classic is a Norte! powered bike train which connects Old Town Neighborhood to Central Grade School for Bike To School […]

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