Tag Archives: Rail Trails

California Coasting

I recently visited my three sisters, who live in widely scattered locations in Northern California. Starting in Sacramento, I drove north to the foothills near Chico, southwest to Santa Rosa*, and then south to Half Moon Bay. Although I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Postcards from Florida

A Springtime Road (and Cycling) Trip In mid-March, as winter lost its rather weak grip on the Mid-Atlantic region, I packed up the car and headed south to Florida for a 2½-week trip. (See the route in Florida here.) New … Continue reading

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Four Northeastern Bicycle Trails

Despite the presence of hurricane remnant Hermine, who had parked herself in the Atlantic near New England and refused to leave, Sue and I drove north in early September do some bicycling. We managed to ride four bike trails, three … Continue reading

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Lake Champlain by Bicycle

In mid-August, five of us traveled to Burlington, Vermont, for a 2½-day tour around (and across) Lake Champlain: Tad and Lea from New York, Barb and Michael from Pennsylvania, and me from Maryland. We rendezvoused at Tad and Lea’s home … Continue reading

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Different Strokes: 20 Bicycle Tours | # 3

Bike Overnights About a year ago, the Adventure Cycling Association introduced Bike Overnights, a blog featuring readers’ stories and photos about their own brief bicycle adventures. Adventure Cycling describes a bike overnight as “a short getaway by bike, involving at least one … Continue reading

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