Category Archives: Bicycle Commuting

This is not the way to Procure a New Ride

For the second time in my cycling career, a career that spans about 45 years (granted with a lot of fallow years built in there), I was mowed down by a rampaging motor vehicle. The first time was nearly 30 … Continue reading

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Let the Winter Biking Begin

Last January I mused about commuting by bike to work in the winter months. Well actually, commuting year around, but it was of course, winter at the time. Jumpstarting riding to work in the midst of the coldest part of … Continue reading

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Why Not Bike in Winter?

I love to commute by bike.  In Alaska the only sure-bet season for easy commuting is late spring to early fall.  That is, after winter breakup, when ice and snow are mostly gone and before the first real snow begins … Continue reading

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Biking and Birding the Cambell Creek Area

Karen and I woke up early this morning with a less than gelled idea that we would get out and do some hiking or biking.  We settled on a plan to head for the Girdwood trail which runs from Indian … Continue reading

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