Now You See Me: Bike lights, reflectors, and high visibility

I hike in bitter winter, surf in gnarly seas, and backpack alone in remote places. So what do I consider my most dangerous activity? Biking on city streets. Fast-moving, fourwheeled danger is everywhere in the urban jungle—and no seat belts or airbags protect cyclists in the event of a collision. To minimize the chances of being hit, I make myself as visible as possible. You should too...

This column originally appeared in the September/October edition of AMC Outdoors. You can read the full story here.
Equipped” is an AMC Outdoors blog, written by Matt Heid.
(Photograph by Istock)

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