I took a pic of this beautiful animal as I was testing out the Ride with GPS app I bought for my phone. Just wanted to see how easy it is to add iPhone photos to it. While taking the photo I was looking at this wire between the fence. We all know what those are. However, as I am screaming to myself not to touch the wire, I go ahead and touch the blasted wire… (more…)
I packed up all my things for my trip in my little backpack and on my bike and took it out for a test ride. I quickly turned right back around and came home and ordered me a trunk and post beam rack for my bike off of Amazon. (more…)
Here are a few images of around Charleston that I took last year. I will be riding through a few of these places on my Head to Head trip. It will be different not having my camera with me. It won’t be as good but I have to keep telling myself this is a bike trip! I will have to settle with my iPhone and a point-and-shoot.
Though things challenge and break us, we can still remain steadfast and beautiful.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain
I have been setting stuff aside to take with me on my cycling trip. Seeing how I will have some support along the way I really do not need to carry panniers full of supplies. Plus, I will be riding through towns and will stop and eat my food at restaurants as will as sleeping at hotels. I was going to try to do the whole camping thing, however, I will save that for a future trip which is over 15-20 days. (more…)
In a few weeks I will be heading to Nags Head, NC to start a little cycling adventure. I have just about everything planned out for my trip and now am just waiting on the summer beach traffic to die down and hotel prices to drop. When I took my last bike trip in 2012 from the Mountains to the Sea in SC, I decided then that this would be my next cycling trip. I am calling this adventure Head to Head. (more…)