I decided to do a little climbing in the hills of southwest Austin on Southwest Parkway. It was a great ride with beautiful vistas – I can’t believe I didn’t take any pictures! I will next time.
Another beautiful winter day (72 degrees) in Austin. It was a nice cruise down to Lady Bird Lake and the Colorado River (the wind was at my back). I drove by the famous Stevie Ray Vaughan statue and then went by the Texas State Capitol, the biggest in the United States. On the trip back,… Read More »
It was a gorgeous day in Austin, so I thought I would put a few miles on the Gary Fisher. The Weather Channel sais the wind was 8 mph, but that was the strongest 8 I have ever felt! A lot of people were out running and biking. In all it was a 17-mile ride,… Read More »
We had a beautiful day for biking in Austin, I decided to cruise around through Circle C in southwest Austin. This are is good for biking because it has wide, smooth street with relatively little traffic. I spent a little time in the wind on Highway 45 and Loop 1. One interesting note is that… Read More »
I got home a little early yesterday, so I thought I would take a spin around the Veloway in Austin. It is always a nice, smooth ride.
After a few days of camping at South Llano River State Park, I’m trying to get back into the swing of everyday life. I got in about a 30-minute bike ride in south Austin before I had to do fun stuff like taking down all of the Christmas decorations. The wind was blowing about 20… Read More »
After beating myself up yesterday, I set out for an easier ride. Either I got more comfortable on the bone-jarring rocks or this section of trail was much easier.
I wanted to do a loop around the property to see what I was dealing with. It was a heck of a ride. I only came off the bike twice. After the first “crash” I realized that I had left the zipper open on my saddle bag, which was carrying my BlackJack II and some… Read More »