is a traditional Salish "rolling the hoop" game. When Captain
Vancouver first visited, the children tried rolling hard tack they got
from his ship's crew. For our purpose, we will be rolling bicycle wheels.
is the Lushootseed word for "earth". Lushootseed is the
indigenous language of the Salish, the original people of the inland waters
the Northwest USA and Southwest Canada.)
For those who already love the northwest USA and/or southwest Canada, or for those who are willing to fall in love with this region, the Ibike offers two bike tour programs out of Seattle:
Ibike produces immersion, people-to-people, educational programs for those who want to learn more about the people of the world, as well as see the beautiful sights. The primary mode of travel is bicycle. The cycling varies from program to program but is generally easy to moderate. Side trips are available for those with extra energy.
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