Category Archives: Trips and Travels

A ride to Paso Robles: Day 1

Your eyes do not deceive you!  For the first time in four years (!), I took a solo overnight trip.  I had very nearly forgotten how to pack for a bike trip, which is sad and tragic.  I did wind … Continue reading

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Way Back Machine: My first long distance ride

Another of Red’s questions in the comments was about my first long distance ride.  I had a hard time coming up with which ride fit this bill — “long distance” becomes relative after a while and, by now, anything short … Continue reading

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B4TheSnowFlies ride report

It still counts towards my "blog every day" goal, since I wrote the ride report in November. Clicky clicky for the B4TheSnowFlies ride report 

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Altitude Sickness Rally, Tom’s Place, CA

I took 350 pictures at the Chain Gang rally in the Eastern Sierras this weekend!    I haven't gone through them all yet — much less written a ride report — so to tide you over, here are a few teasers. … Continue reading

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Photos from Muskego, WI through Cupertino, CA

Hi honeys, we’re home! You’ll get a full ride report eventually (hopefully within the month), but in the meantime, here are your Leg 3 photos. A pretty field out in Wisconsin: Posing with a Big Fake Cow: Bikes with Mt … Continue reading

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