So it seems that frames made of bamboo are kind of hot these days. There are finished frames, do-it-yourself kits, courses, and charity organizations all offering bamboo bikes in some way. Apparently the material makes for a nice ride that’s stiff with a bit of flex. I’ve done some superficial googling for you:
I assumed that this was a new trend geared towards the LOHAS crowd. Well, wasn’t I surprised to come across this:
I think these bikes are all beautiful and would love to take a bamboo bike out for a test ride.