The Biking Wittwer Family

Travis Wittwer on his cargo bike

Join Travis Wittwer for a day of bike commuting with his children in Portland, Ore. Travis uses a Metrofiets, a box-style cargo bike designed and made in Portland.

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Powered by Dr Pepper, Travis Wittwer rides through the city dropping children off here and there; getting groceries; or riding one of his many cargo bikes. When he is not biking, writing, or fixing the things his kids break, he is a middle school English teacher and adjunct professor. Read more about his biking adventures in .


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