Stories tagged: bike touring
THURSDAY, OCT. 6, 2016, 5 A.M.
John Wayne Pioneer Trail plan has support from across the state
The Friends of the John Wayne Pioneer Trail was organized in 2016 shortly after the 2015 Washington Legislature nearly gave the rail trail away to adjacent East Side landowners.
SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2016, 4:13 P.M.
TransAmerica Bicycle Trail is ride of a lifetime
In 2013, my youngest daughter redirected the family discussion on a new chapter in her life with a counterpunch to my parental instincts
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016, 2:17 P.M.
Cyclists celebrate 133 years of touring in Yellowstone Park
Wheelman Frank Lenz, who toured Yellowstone National Park on a “safety bicycle” in 1892, never could have imagined a cycling trip like this: women in pink tutus, men wearing bright …
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016, 3:47 P.M.
Two for the Road: TransAm bike tour bridges generation gap
The crash barely makes the first half-hour of highlights in a conversation about their bicycle tour across the USA.
SUNDAY, MAY 12, 2013
Spring prime time for bicycling Yellowstone Park
The sounds were few but defining: the steady crunching of fine black pumice crushed beneath bike tires, the patter of rain pelting helmet and jacket, labored breaths exhaled in plumes, …
SUNDAY, NOV. 1, 2009
Specialized bike provides ride of his life
The bicycle that carried Scott Stoll around the world doesn’t look like anything special. There’s tape on the frame and extra washers to hold racks in place. The leather saddle …