DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: What can you tell me about three-wheeled bicycles? I'm 67 years old and would like to take up recreational bike riding but don't trust myself on a two-wheeler.
DEAR BONNIE: Three-wheeled bikes — also known as adult tricycles — are a great cycling option for older boomers and seniors, especially those who have concerns with their balance or stamina.
Here's what you should know, along with some tips to help you shop for one.
Types of tricycles
There are literally dozens of different types of adult tricycles to choose from with prices ranging anywhere from a few hundred to several thousand dollars. To help you figure out the right kind of tricycle that meets your needs and budget, here's a breakdown of the different styles and costs, along with some popular models to checkout.