Tag: gravel

February 17, 2017

Early February, 70 degrees, sunshine, no wind … perfect riding conditions, and yet I was somehow out of rhythm. It was my first “shorts” ride…

February 7, 2017
January 28, 2017

Small towns, remote roads, low-water crossings galore, beautiful scenery, and some challenging terrain. It’s hard to beat.…

January 21, 2017

I headed¬†over to the neighboring community of Moran, Kansas to do a bit of exploring by bike. I’ve ridden some of the roads around there,…

January 8, 2017
December 31, 2016

I wrapped up the year with a 32-mile ride that ticked a lot of my favorite boxes: gravel roads, rail-trails, singletrack. The temperature¬†was in the…

December 22, 2016
July 28, 2008

On a day that promised firecracker-hot temperatures, but instead delivered a slightly soggy and overcast sky, Reed and I did a gravel road ride south…

July 27, 2008

The morning was warm and hazy, the air heavy with humidity as I rode the short stretch of gravel over to Gardner and hooked up…

July 21, 2008

After poking along on the Rantoul Ride, I felt like opening it up a bit, and rode a short loop on some local roads, southwest…