Back in the desert

Flagstaff and Colorado were great and all, but it’s nice to be back in the desert.

‘Recovery’ rides were the style for a while, and even when it’s 100* out, there’s still some good riding to be had. Just wait until the sun nears the horizon.

Even better if there are some …. [Continue reading]

Colorado Trail Race 2009

Seven sunrises on the bike. The first was on pavement, pedaling a prologue to meet some forty fellow bikepackers at the eastern terminus of the Colorado Trail. A singular goal was on everyone’s mind: ride self supported to Durango, over 470 miles away.

I’ve never seen so many bikepackers. Pretty damn cool. SPOT …. [Continue reading]