Category: Ride Reports

September 18, 2010
September 8, 2010
September 8, 2010

A bicycle touring equipment torture test, and introducing two roadies to the joys of rough-riding.

August 30, 2010

A “Tour of Rural Fences” seemed like a fun theme for a bike ride, so I headed off on gravel with a few specific fences in mind, just to see what else I’d stumble across. Lots, as it turns out!

July 19, 2010
June 27, 2010

A trip report from a quick little overnight bike camping trip. I found out I love the feel of panniers much better than a trailer. Can’t wait to do this again!

June 8, 2010

Here’s a recap of my experiences at the 2010 Dirty Kanza 200 bike race through the Flint Hills of Kansas. 20+ MPH wind and 95+ degrees turned the day into a blast furnace. My race ended at 65 miles. Not quite what I’d hoped for.

May 22, 2010

Pictures and stories from a 110-mile ramble through Johnson, Miami, Franklin, and Douglas counties of Kansas, visiting the towns of Rantoul, Ottawa, Centropolis, and Baldwin City, as well as the Flint Hills Nature Trail.

May 22, 2010

Long time no blog. Sorry about that. Been focused more on riding than writing… Some highlights since last I posted — pictures and words.

April 3, 2010

In Kansas, where the wind is seldom absent for long, a bike ride without headwind is a rare and precious thing. 135 miles of such riding is amazing. What a day!