Monthly Archives: July 2013

Salt Lake City — The Jordan River Trail

This week I am working with a client in Salt Lake City. I am staying at the base of Cottonwood Canyon. There is a bike path right outside my hotel but it climbs steeply and I decided not to brave … Continue reading

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RAGBRAI

I have been riding RAGBRAI on and off since 1977. This year, I had hoped to ride a couple of days and one day with my wife. The problem is that Janice tore her ACL and Meniscus in January and … Continue reading

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The High Trestle Trail

This week The Bike Wife and I went to Des Moines to ride a bit of RAGBRAI (a week long ride across Iowa). I have ridden several RAGBRAI’s starting 37 years ago with RAGBRAI IV. Originally, we had hoped to … Continue reading

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Washington, D.C. — The Capital Crescent Trail

The Capital Crescent Trail runs from the trendy Georgetown district of D.C. to Silver Spring, Maryland. Only about 7 miles (half) are paved in the section between Georgetown and Bethesda, MD. I found the trail head in my GPS near … Continue reading

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Washington, D.C. — The Mall

This week I am working for a client in Silver Spring, Maryland just up the road from Washington, D.C. The weather was questionable for the week, hot, humid and a chance of storms each day. The the best chances for … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle Again

In January of the is year, my wife tore both her ACL and Meniscus. She went to two different doctors and both suggested physical therapy, not surgery. She went through several weeks of physical therapy and then hurt her back … Continue reading

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Northern Maryland

I have a regular customer in Columbia, Maryland. I spent two days there a few weeks ago and decided to take my bike. I decided to ride the Baltimore-Annapolis Trail. This trail is a Rails-to-Trails project and runs from Just … Continue reading

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San Francisco

San Francisco! This is why I had the S&S couplers put on my bike. My job takes me to cool places all over North America and some of them are just perfect for bicycling, like San Francisco. I spent five … Continue reading

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