Cohutta imagery

For the most part, we had a great time for our trip to the SE.  My race went a bit better than I expected and Lynda, well she got nailed by lightning.  Not much you can do about that.  A race ender for sure, but lucky to be alive (She is fine now). The trip […]

The Desert Rat

Reposted from the Desert Rat cause I love this long forgotten piece of Abbey : Your desert rat is basically just another poor bare forked featherless biped, like the rest of us, but he has certain distinguishing features: a permanent squint, a hide well pricked with cactus acupunctures, the big toes all purple and dead from […]

The Dixie Three Eleven

New website for this race:  http://2-epic.com/events/dixie311.html Be sure to check out the maps:  http://2-epic.com/maps/311map.html Unless you are doing TD there's a big blank spot on the multi-day calendar in June. I have a solution:  The Dixie Three Eleven! 311 miles of bikepacking bliss awaits.  The route includes the choice parts of Trans Utah - Virgin […]

The Bean of Life

In the beginning there was but one option for that morning trailside fix:  brew your own.  Whether using a paper filter or metal screen, the result is messy and time consuming - but ultimately worth the effort.  My early forays into the wild were more easily categorized as "rolling barista". Then came Java Juice. Simply […]