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A Rare Michigan Summer Day (in September)

This past Saturday found me riding downtown to hang out in the bookstore. (hot and cold drinks, breakfast, baked treats, WiFi – tough to find a better place to catch up on the week’s emails and the little tasks they … Continue reading

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Smart Commute Week

Last week in Traverse City was Smart Commute Week. Sort of like Bike to Work day celebrated in many places in May, except extended to cover all forms of alternate transportation including cycling, car pooling, walking, and public transit. I … Continue reading

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Office Companion

I brought my lock, but neglected to grab the key. Oh well, he gets to help me with work today.

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TART to Acme

Took my first ride on the TART (Traverse Area Recreation Trail) today up to the nearby town of Acme. Here are a few pics. Click through for a larger view on Flickr.

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New

I should call this “Dan Back on Bike”. Today I took my first ride of the year, but I’m getting ahead of myself. So much has happened since last fall. I have a new job, at a new college, and … Continue reading

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US231 Bypass Bike Path

The US231 Bypass around West Lafayette opened yesterday, so today I decided to try out the bike paths found on each side of the road. Starting at the SR26 intersection, the path follows the new road up to Sagamore Parkway … Continue reading

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September is a Wonderful Bike Month

Photos from my last couple of rides. Click through for more info and other Flickr goodness.

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Turkey Shoots Tour

I’ve ridden past this sign many times over the years, but never thought much about it. But today I noticed that the chain across the entrance was down, so I decided to ride back and take a look. The dirt … Continue reading

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Road Bike Reunion

It’s been a while since I’ve ridden my road bike, so I got it out both yesterday and today to see if I remembered how it worked. Both trips were successful, but I learned that my body is not used … Continue reading

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Riding with the Boy

I convinced my son to head out with me before the rain came. We took what is becoming my usual route by the Fort.

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