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I know you're not supposed to order the lager at a craft brewery... But this time I did....
As I wrote in my initial blog about the Covered Bridge Metric Century, this is really a bucket list ride. The Covered Bridge Metric Century is relatively easy.  I ride...
The Covered Bridge Metric Century By the time it started raining, I didn’t care anymore.  Nothing was going to ruin this day.  We had biked through five or six covered...
Riding The Southern Champlain Valley Despite being an avid cyclist for the better part of three decades, most of the time spent at our family cabin on Lake Champlain in...
The Chocolate Tour bike ride is a must for your bucket list....
I went along on a ride dubbed the Friendliest Bike Ride in America. ...
The Wilderness Road Ride is a beautiful bike ride that takes you along a path first carved from the wilderness by Daniel Boone. “Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it...
The Colonial Parkway is a great little ride that has plenty of history, scenery and culture....
  • The 611 Steams toward us.
If you are a cyclist who loves your data – your average speed, total feet of climbing, monthly mileage, rank on Strava etc., you know it can be hard to...
Once again spring has come and with it the Blue Ridge Bicycle Club’s Spring Summits Challenge. The Club designates ten climbs in the Roanoke area and gives riders the entire...
I wondered if I was ever going to ride my bike again. This is a happy post. It really is. But honestly, I wasn’t sure if I’d ever get to...
  • Cranksgiving in Roanoke
It’s hard to ride very far in November in Roanoke.  It’s just too cold.  Sure you get the odd day when it’s not — and we all take advantage of...