These Bikes Are Wishing You a Very Happy Holiday

Cycles decked out in everything from Christmas lights to greenery.

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The winter holidays bring out the craziness in people, and in some pretty delightful ways. For that, we should all be glad, no?

 

  Minneapolis (by: MJIphotos/Flickr)

 

  Bay Lake, Florida (by: Joe Penniston/Flickr)

  San Francisco Bay Area (by: Richard Masoner/Flickr)

 

  Hanging Christmas bike (by: Josh Delp)

  Los Angeles (by: pinguino k/Flickr)

  Chester County, Pennsylvania (by: Sharkey M./Flickr)

  San Antonio (by: Nan Palmero/Flickr)

 

  Colorado Springs (by: Jessica Feis)

 

  Holiday greeting card (by: fixedgear)

  Chicago (by: Troy Holden)

  Los Angeles (by: digablesoul/al/Flickr)

Many thanks to these great photographers for licensing their work for noncommercial use. Top image by npGREENWAY/Flickr

This post originally appeared on the NRDC's Switchboard blog

About the Author

  • Kaid Benfield is the director of the Sustainable Communities and Smart Growth program at the Natural Resources Defense Council, co-founder of the LEED for Neighborhood Development rating system, and co-founder of Smart Growth America. More
    Kaid Benfield is the director of the Sustainable Communities and Smart Growth program at the Natural Resources Defense Council, co-founder of the LEED for Neighborhood Development rating system, and co-founder of Smart Growth America. He is the author or co-author of Once There Were Greenfields (NRDC 1999), Solving Sprawl (Island Press 2001), Smart Growth In a Changing World (APA Planners Press 2007), and Green Community (APA Planners Press 2009). In 2009, Kaid was voted one of the "top urban thinkers" on Planetizen.com, and he was named one of "the most influential people in sustainable planning and development" in 2010 by the Partnership for Sustainable Communities. He blogs at NRDC's Switchboard.