My house was featured in the local open house event today, so I had to make myself scarce. I took the opportunity to get a mtb ride in and enjoyed my time, although my ride got cut short. I had … Read the rest “SFA Rec Trails 19 May 2012”
Talking to some other riders in the area about our mtb trail opportunities, I got a somewhat crazy idea about linking our area trails together in a big, long ride. I wanted to do it all via county roads, but … Read the rest “SFA-Kit-SFA MTB Epic”
It’s been a long time since I’ve gone for a midday ride. It’s been so horrendously hot it’s not been worth it. But with Tropical Storm Lee in the area, we got clouds, wind, and cooler temperatures. I really would … Read the rest “SFA Recreational Trails 3 September 2011”
It’s been awhile since my last post. Grad school is keeping me busy. So are trips to Schlitterbahn and yard work.
Yesterday saw a slight cool-down due to northerly breezes and I took advantage. It was in the mid-90’s when … Read the rest “SFA Trails in July”
I didn’t post any updates for awhile and I apologize. I had finals to deal with and hardly went to the office at all. And when I did, there was bad weather brewing so I wound up driving. So Week … Read the rest “Bike Month Weeks 2 & 3 and Tyler State Park Apocalypse Ride”
Today I went to Lufkin to help the folks from DET-TRAC and the Angelina Bike Club with some trail maintenance at Kit McConnico Park. I hadn’t ridden there yet and I thought it’d be a good opportunity to scope the … Read the rest “Kit McConnico – Lufkin”
As I’ve posted before, I got my hands on a new GoPro HD Hero recently. My first “video” wasn’t much – essentially just a backyard test. I was supposed to get some real footage on Friday, but a mechanical problem … Read the rest “Video and Maps – SFA Trails Vid Trial 1”
Okay, so it’s getting to be time to break the monotony of riding the same place all the time. I need to hit some new trails.
Still, today’s ride was a pretty good one. Towards the end of my ride, … Read the rest “Nac Trails…Again”
My plans for riding yesterday were dashed by the fact that it took the snow a lot longer to melt than I had suspected. It was only an inch or MAYBE two, but it didn’t even start to melt off … Read the rest “Superbowl Morning Ride”