Cycling the Colorado National Monument

If you’ve seen the Kevin Costner movie called “American Flyers” then you’re familiar with a segment of the race they called the “Tour of the Moon”. This segment was actually filmed on the Colorado National Monument in Grand Junction, CO. There is a fee for entry that includes bikes but if you have a national […]

Moab Skinny Tire Festival 2019

Do you want a jump start on the cycling season? We’ll head on out to Moab, Utah on March 14th – 17th 2020 for the Moab Skinny Tire Festival. It’s a well run, multi-day event that benefits cancer research. The rides are fun and challenging, the scenery is breathtaking,the food is excellent and we really […]

Set a Cycling Challenge That’s Difficult and Use It as Motivation

I sit here writing this on the first of December thinking; “I need a cycling challenge to prepare for. I don’t want to gain weight over the winter, I don’t want my conditioning to decline, I want to start the spring riding season in great shape. Oh sure, I could sit here and tell you […]

Video – C&O Canal Trail – Harpers Ferry, WV to the Washington Monument

This is the sixth and final video covering our bike ride from Pittsburgh to Washington DC on the Great Allegheny Passage and C&O Canal Trails. The Great Allegheny Passage is called a Rail Trail as it was an old railroad line converted to a multiuse trail. The video starts with us crossing a railroad bridge […]