Keeping it Simple on a Mid-Semester Break

 An early-autumn respite from academic life, enjoyed along quiet roads from southeast Michigan to northwest Ohio and back again.

Uncomfortable Trip to Comfort, TX

Uncomfortable trip to Comfort, TX. An easy 200 mile weekend under predicted sunny skies turned into a rainy test of will.

Cruising Kansas' Prairie Spirit Trail


Cruising the Prairie Spirit Trail, a rail-trail in Kansas from Ottawa to Iola, KS. Enjoy this flat, quiet, and beautiful journey through farmland and small town USA.

Cyrus Does the C&O

This is the story of how my eight-year-old son bagged his first real overnight bikepacking trip on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal.

Gold Star Biking in the Black Hills of South Dakota


Beauty abounds with every pedal stroke. Riding the incredible car-free Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills of South Dakota is an adventure worth repeating.

A Bike Overnight with Charlie


Adventure is our business, and business is good, especially with a bike-traveling two-year-old.

Sakatah me!

Terry and Joshua completed a quick out-and-back S24O (Say "Es-Two-Four-Oh," a sub-24-hour bike trip). On a first ever bike overnight for either of them, they chose an easy, non-technical route for young Joshua.