Trading your car for a bike -- even just on short trips -- is one of the easiest (and healthiest) ways to make a dramatic difference in your carbon footprint. But whether you're a morning commuter or a weekend racer, successful biking depends on the right gear -- which is why the bags, tools, books, and clothes on these pages could make all the difference. And we couldn't resist throwing in a bike or two...
Caleb Bamboo Bike From Organic Bikes
The just-launched Caleb from Organic Bikes
is handmade from bamboo and a recyclable metal -- and TreeHugger's Mairi Beautyman is putting it to the test on the 320-mile Brita Climate Ride
in California this week.
Photo via Organic Bikes