Gravel Bike California is a project of Zachary Rynew to explore the history and adventures this great state has to offer. A longtime cycling advocate, Zachary is known for his advocacy and literary achievements through CiclaValley, work with non-profits, ghost bikes and winner of the 2016 Streetsie award for Journalism. A graduate of the University of California, Zachary went on to study and work at UCLA for seventeen years before focusing on mobility. Zachary lives in the San Fernando Valley with his wife, daughter and too many bikes.