On a recent ride, I came across a road on which every single tree has been cut down along an entire mile of minimum maintenance road. Last summer it had been a pleasant tree-lined country road, and now it’s been defaced and left in ruin. So sad.
Category: Ride Reports
A ride report from a 133-mile randonneuring event in eastern Kansas. Amazing weather for early February, and a glorious day on the bike!
Here are a few photos and stories from a very long road trip that my wife and I took to San Diego and back, through New Mexico and Arizona. Got to see some amazing sights — ocean, deserts, mountains!
Exploring Kansas City by folding bike, cruising through tree-lined neighborhoods, city parks, busy streets, and multi-use pathways. I got to play tourist in my own city!
Not every bike camping trip needs to involve a long journey and detailed planning. Sometimes it’s just as fun and adventurous to camp nearby.
With rain in the forecast for the next week, I got away for a long ride to Pleasant Hill, Missouri and back, via Peculiar, Missouri, for about 90 miles.
A report from an overnight bike camping tour to Leavenworth, Kansas.
Grit, graffiti, and poetry on a mini-adventure, rolling through urban Kansas City.
A day-by-day photo-journal of the 30 Days of Biking challenge for April 2011.
I’m not usually too keen on riding through water, especially if there’s any chance I could fall. But recently I crossed two creeks for the first time with five days of each other. Minor accomplishment!