October Light

October 16, 2012

When the fogs of summer drift away …

Morning on the coast Read the rest of this entry »


Cycling the Peachtree-Cholame Country

March 12, 2012

The long road across the Salinas Valley. The high ridges of the Southern Diablo Range beckon us on. Read the rest of this entry »


Monterey Bay Backroads Bicycling

February 20, 2012

Somewhere near Aromas

An unusually dry February means an unusually nice February for grabbing a bike and hitting the backroads of Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties. Read the rest of this entry »


Cycling the Arroyo Seco-Indians Road

January 15, 2012

Leaving the Arroyo Seco Campground. You know it’s mid-winter when the road is still shaded at 11:00 am. Read the rest of this entry »


Checking Out the Tour of California’s New Stage 5 Route

May 3, 2011

The lead group begins the descent of the Laureles Grade, Sea Otter Road Race 2003

With the Alder Creek Slide unlikely to be cleared anytime soon, it’s been obvious for a while now that the Tour of California bike race was going to have to find a new way of getting from Seaside to Paso Robles – and today the new route was announced. Read the rest of this entry »


A Return to Normalcy

March 17, 2011

What with earthquakes, tsunamis, and a multiple reactor nuclear disaster unfolding, it’s been a rough week on planet earth. So it’s nice to know there are still some things we can count on. Things that never change. Things like Highway One in Big Sur randomly slipping into the ocean. Read the rest of this entry »


A Winter Ride to Parkfield

February 28, 2011

With a very snowy Pimkolam and Piñon for a backdrop, cyclists ascend through green hills along Lonoak Rd. Read the rest of this entry »