It's Boise Bike Week

So ride, already


Welcome to Boise Bike Week. Nice weather for it.

Mayor Dave Bieter drug out his ole Schwinn for the kickoff this morning at 7:30 a.m. and here's hoping you see a few more pedalers out this week.

We've been covering this in the paper, but we're curious what readers think about biking in Boise.

The people we talked to for the above story had encouraging tales to tell about being a two-wheeler in a four-wheel world, but my question is this: Is Boise really a good town to bike in? What's the biggest drawback?

If you've got an answer to the above, we'd love to hear it, either in the comments section here or in a note to

Thanks for the thoughts.