Entries Tagged as Off-pavement

Bikepacking the Swamp at the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge

Experiencing wildness and solitude near my metropolitan home of over 3.5 million people.

Outrunning Summer Storms on the C&O Canal

A planned father and son, three-day bikecamping trip on the C&O Canal gets interesting, but the second day’s 50-mile ride becomes a point of pride.

Louisiana's Bayou Pierre Wildlife Management Area

Welcome to my favorite bikepacking getaway in northwest Louisiana.

Riding the Mickelson Trail in South Dakota’s Black Hills

A family cycling adventure on South Dakota’s George S. Mickelson Trail

Over the Texas Hills to Pete’s House

Most of this trip is on quiet county roads of Texas, but food, water, and accommodations can be found along the way. During wildflower season, it is incredibly beautiful.

Mount Wilson Micro-Adventure

Bikepacking California’s Angeles National Forest with almost no cars: up Mount Wilson, down to Red Box, camp at Valley Forge, and back on the Mt. Lowe Railroad Trail.

Get That Saw Out Of Your Mouth!

Father and son, and Pete, head out to Illinois’ Hennepin Canal State Trail for bike travel, fishing, and all kinds of weather. A lot of great photos ...