Cycling in the NC High Country in November

This past week I had a chance to combine two of my favorite pastimes—cycling and photography—in a four-day trip to the mountains of Boone, NC. I’ve lived in central North Carolina since 1993 and have enjoyed my share of trips to the beach and Outer Banks, but had been pretty much ignoring the western part […]

Posted at 1:40 pm on December 1, 2009 | 4 comments | Filed Under: cycling, journal, photography | Continue reading

Back into cycling after 25+ years

Last night I cleaned my chain, finished up my cue sheet, and dotted my i’s, and crossed my t’s for what would have been my biggest ride so far this year of 90 miles.  I’ve been planning a loop around Hillsborough, NC based on this year’s Bikefest 100-mile route.  When I rode that event this […]

Posted at 4:27 pm on November 1, 2009 | 4 comments | Filed Under: cycling, journal | Tagged: , , | Continue reading