Share this story:

Recommended Reading

You’d really be better off not trying to make that right turn off of 6th onto Lamar, even if it’s just to come around to the entrance to the REI/BookPeople parking lot. That’s one of the craziest intersections in Austin.

Just turn right onto Henderson from 6th, and there’s a back entrance to the same parking lot that will be on your left.

Thanks for the tip—I sent it to the local hugga ambassadors working with us. We expect a large group!

Excellent.  Anyone know where to rent a bike down in Austin?  I’m staying in a hotel a few miles from the convention center for sxsw, and was hoping to ride.

What more do you know about map my ride? I have heard a little about it and I am heading out to Salt Lake City Utah in April for the FrontRunner Century Bicycle Ride fron Salt Lake City to Ogden and I was thinking of using it on my bicycle ride. This will be my 4th century bicycle ride that I have ever done and the FrontRunner Century looks easy and I get to go on a vacation. Have you heard of that ride

We used [Map My Tracks]( for our rides in Kauai and think they’ve got the best app + social site. Map My Ride is ubiquitous, but with an advertiser focus, I find [it incredibly annoying]( and refuse to use it. You can also use Google Maps or any number of [GPS apps]( to plot and track your ride. We also like [Bike My Way](