Some passing shots from SMR 2022

Another successful Saturday Morning Ride season. Thank you riders for you participation. Join us again in the Spring.

Murray Eliminator Restoration – Final Chapter

Last month we posted the 1968 Murray Eliminator restoration, but wait there’s more! The bike came with vintage front and rear lights and our friend Todd is an expert in this type of thing. He cleaned them up, re-wired both lights with LED bulbs and fresh AA batteries snug inside the front light. The original… Continue reading Murray Eliminator Restoration – Final Chapter

E-Bike Sale!!

We have 4 very good e-bikes on sale now! The Wolff Vela is a very capable hybrid bike with great features besides good looks. Low step-thru design with upright position, front and rear suspension, disc brakes, rear rack, fenders, integrated lights, reflective sidewalls and an awesome color display. This particular bike is a SMALL best… Continue reading E-Bike Sale!!

Vintage BMX Restoration

Here’s a sweet ATB restoration of a 1969 Murray Eliminator Mark 1. This classic muscle bike was made to emulate the drag racer popular during that time. 5 Speed Stick Shift, gold flake banana seat, Ape Hangers, 20″ front 24″ back – wheels, chromed out with a unique rap-around chaingaurd. This bike is a kid’s… Continue reading Vintage BMX Restoration

Jamis Durango & Trail X mountain bikes in stock!

We recently received a supply of the Jamis Durango A2 and his little brother, the Trail X A2. We’re excited about these bikes since they make a very capable trail bike at a very reasonable price of $729. The specs are identical save the wheels. Durango – 29″, the Trail X – 27.5″. The big… Continue reading Jamis Durango & Trail X mountain bikes in stock!

ATB Cycling Kits in stock

These custom kits, designed by Louis Garneau, look amazing. Quality through and through with all the features you need to keep you comfortable on your long rides. Relaxed fit for normal people, full zip front, three generous pockets in back and a robust chamois for the backside.

E- Mountain Bike

Want to billy goat up steep rocky trails? Then the Magnum Peak T5 is a powerful ally. With it’s large battery and smooth torque drive motor technology, the Peak gives you incredible power that is smooth and very controllable. Reg $2799, on sale now until 7/16 for $2549.

Cycling Resources

NICA High School/Middle School League USA Cycling Bikereg WHERE TO RIDE: RAIL TRAILS and LOCAL RECREATIONAL RIDING AREAS Lehigh Gorge Rail Trail (White Haven-Jim Thorpe) Back Mountain Trail Luzerne County Levee Trail LOCAL MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS: Francis Slocum State Park Dick and Nancy Eales Preserve (Moosic Mountain) Lackawanna State Park Merli-Sarnoski Advocacy & Organizations AAA… Continue reading Cycling Resources

Saturday Morning Ride

The Saturday Morning Ride (SMR) is a weekly tradition at Around Town. The roots of the ride started with Tom Jones and Rich Adams wanting to get the community more organized and involved in riding together. The SMR came to be with our first invite being our good friend Jim Culhane. The ride has been… Continue reading Saturday Morning Ride

Bicycle Lubrication

Bicycles are made up of many parts that work best and last longest when properly lubed. Below, we explain what’s involved. Lubricants & Grease The lubricant used the most is a liquid lube, which we sell in small drip and spray containers. We recommend purchasing our cycling-specific lubes because they’re perfectly formulated for your two-wheeler.… Continue reading Bicycle Lubrication