Winter Bicycles

Winter Bicycles Poignard

Eric Estlund has been working at an astonishing rate for the past few months. The Springfield, Oregon local divides his time between his role as Vice President of the Oregon Bicycle Constructors Association and the workshop. His latest build is… Read more »

Winter Bicycles Discoteca

The Lee Valley VeloPark was the venue for the London Olympic track events in 2012. In April, it will play host to a somewhat more boutique bicycle event: Bespoked, the UK Handmade Bicycle Show. Eric Estlund will travel all the… Read more »

Winter Bicycles PEI Tourer

Canada has a vast tradition of outdoor sports and activities, especially mountain biking, producing legendary names such as Rocky Mountain, Norco and Brodie Bikes. Prince Edward Island is Canada’s smallest province and Eric Estlund of Oregon’s Winter Bicycles has paid… Read more »

Winter Bicycles La Balade

The Oregon Bicycle Constructors Association is a guild in the traditional sense of the word: a group “of artisans or merchants who control the practice of their craft in a particular town.” Oregon must have the highest concentration of frame… Read more »

Winter Bicycles Calypte

Yesterday, while I was scrolling through my flickr feed, I was struck by an image of a very obviously proud new bike owner. It was taken by Eric Estlund of Oregon’s Winter Bicycles and depicted his latest build, a colorful… Read more »

Winter Bicycles Tenga Track

The shifting seasons are definitely making themselves felt at the moment, so while that’s a relief for riders in the northern hemisphere, who’ve been enduring a grueling winter, those of us in the southern hemisphere are now starting to dig… Read more »

Winter Bicycles 1918

The utilitarian purpose of military bicycles is both something to be admired and feared, like war horses. The latest machine to emerge from the workshop of Winter Bicycles, the ’1918′, is a sobering tribute to the bikes used in service… Read more »