New Jersey: A Springtime Bike Overnight in the Pines


Blue skies greeted us on this scenic, out-and-back bike overnight from Batsto Village, NJ to New Jersey's Parvin State Park.

The North Loop Ride. A Chicago Adventure to Remember.


Two state parks, the Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge ... cabins, camping, or hotel, plus the big city all in one epic weekend bike ride: Enjoy The North Loop Ride — Chicago to Chain O’Lakes State Park.

A Desert Escape in New Mexico

This is a simple out-and-back ride from Las Cruces, NM to Leasburg Dam State Park to enjoy the peace of the blooming desert and the company of a good bike-travel friend.

Seeking Peace and Rejuvenation on the Roads of Kansas

An impromptu overnight trip south of Kansas City, MO with a focus not on the destination, but on smoothing over the jagged edges of a loss with bike travel.

The Tip of Michigan's Lower Peninsula


One of Michigan's beautiful bike touring options is a loop on the Lower Peninsula from Petoskey to Mackinaw City to Cheboygan to Indian River.

Riding New Zealand’s Otago Central Rail Trail

We rode New Zealand’s Otago Central Rail Trail, 150 kilometers of easy-grade cycling through small towns along a former rail line on the South Island.



The Search for Silence, A Bike Overnight in India

We spent our 22nd anniversary stealth camping in a forest near our home in southeastern India, a crowded country where most people simply don’t, “go camping.”