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  • Tap Takeover night at Wasena Tap Room
The Ride – Bandy Loop Before one earns the right to die by hops — one must do the requisite ride. In this case one of my favorite evening jaunts....
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  • The beer is good and so is the art on the menu board at Chaos Brewing
After the World Hunger Ride The Hunger Ride more than generated an excuse for a cold beer.  The World Hunger Ride from Antioch Church of the Brethren predates the craft...
  • The beautiful scenery along the World Hunger Ride In Franklin Co., Va.
The World Hunger Ride 50-miler Sometime in the early or Mid-1990’s, I decided I wanted to try riding a century.  I had been mountain biking a lot and had recently...
  • The sign says, #Treasure your beer." a reference to the famous and still hidden Beale's Treasure in Bedford County.
Earning my beer: The trek up Thunder Ridge is sort of personal.  As I wrote in a previous blog, the 12-mile climb up the mountain on the Blue Ridge Parkway...
  • We joined 400 other riders for the start of the Farm to Fork Fondo Shenandoah.
The Farm to Fork Fondo Shenandoah, a great ride through the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, with just the right amount of sustainability, fun and history. Add in an unusual evening...
  • The front of the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W Va
Staying in the Lap of Luxury – The Greenbrier   Greenbrier River Trail Caldwell to Anthony If you really want a first class rails to trails experience, then do it...
  • My elbow after the crash. I thought this was the worst damage,
Small Crash Big Effect I had gone around the curve at least a hundred times. It’s the best part of my regular evening ride – a left hand 90-degree bend...