From Cobwebs and Dust

It had been hanging from the rafters of our garage for more than 16 weeks and was now covered in dust and dressed in cobwebs. If an inanimate object could feel loneliness and despair, it would have been this 2012 Specialized Roubaix road bike my wife had purchased for me as a surprise gift the … Continue reading From Cobwebs and Dust

Coastal Maine and Acadia National Park Cycling Tour

Bar Harbor, Camden and Rockland Ah, Maine, you're beautiful even when it rains. The steady rhythm of pitter-patter, pitter-patter echoes from the gravel filled water puddle directly below a crack in the old wooden gutters hanging from the porch of the charming 150-year-old Camden Harbour Inn, our temporary home for two nights this week. I … Continue reading Coastal Maine and Acadia National Park Cycling Tour

Pacific Coast Bike Tour — Day 6 — Solvang and Santa Barbara, California

Solvang and Santa Barbara, CA September 13, 2018 Distance:  23.4 miles Elevation: 715 feet Moving Time:  3 hours 6 minutes Conditions:  Start — Sunny, 65 degrees F.  End — Sunny and 75 degrees Today's Takeaway: We became tourists today. I re-introduced myself to my wife, Diane, today. I've been so consumed planning my ride down the central … Continue reading Pacific Coast Bike Tour — Day 6 — Solvang and Santa Barbara, California