Today (Thursday) through Sunday, there will be an increased number of bicyclists on area highways.
About 275 bicyclists are taking part in the annual Bicycling Around Minnesota event.
The flock of bikers will travel through Cold Spring,Albany, Spicer, and Hutchinson on several trunk highways, local routes and bicycle paths during the four days.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds all travelers to share the road and follow all traffic safety laws.
For more information about the 2013 Bicycling Around Minnesota event, visit www.bambiketour.org.