Turn on the lights
Carry loads on the bike
Rear bike racks allow you to carry loads on the bike rather than on you, keeping you cooler and more stable.
Attach a simple milk crate to the rack to use as a basket or upgrade to
a set of panniers (saddle bags).
Want to learn more? Active Trans members can sign up for our Safe Cycling Class for only $15 (nonmember fee is $50). You can also print out our Everyday Biking Guide.