Biking Travel

Lake Superior Route Planning

It’s never too early to start planning the next bike tour and it’s a great way to get through those cold and dark winter evenings waiting for Spring to come back around. I’m in the very early stages of planning my route around Lake Superior, tentatively scheduled for late Spring of next year.  So far, it

Biking Travel

Musician Circumnavigates Lake Superior

Bike As Tour Bus: Musician Circumnavigates Lake Superior Singer. Poet. Long distance cyclist. Conservationist. If ever there was a “renaissance man,” it is Ben Weaver, a musician who recently circumnavigated Lake Superior by bicycle with guitar and banjo in tow. The ‘Surrounding Water’ record tour was not your average traveling-musician gig. As I begin setting

Biking Travel

Lake Huron Tour

All-in-all, this was a pretty uneventful albeit very pleasant two weeks. Beginning in Port Huron, Michigan on a rainy and chilly morning may not have been the preferred weather conditions but after a few hours it would begin to clear up and remain that way for the next 10 days. I spent the first night in Harbor Beach

Biking Running Travel

TD Five Boro Bike Tour

What a great way to experience New York City.  Forty miles of car-free streets through all five boros with 32,000 of your closest friends.  And the weather could not have been better – about 75 degrees and sunny. Would I do it again? Maybe. But probably not on consecutive years unless a handful new folks

Biking Travel

Lake Huron Planning Has Begun

Nothing like planning a bike tour to get you pumped up, excited, and ready to hit the road. Although I don’t anticipate departing until mid to late June at the earliest, it’s a perfect time of year to start working out the logistics and researching the route. Beginning at either Port Huron or Marine City, I