Category Archives: Biking

Cycling Cuba, Part 1

“You choose your destiny… And we'll indicate the right way.” -Sage from Cuban road atlas.   Folding bicycles, check. Bedazzlement for said bicycles, check. Sandals, check. Awesome girlfriend, check. Engagement ring sewn into belt bucklefor said awesome girlfriend, check… Cuba, … Continue reading

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Setting off

After weeks of packing boxes and going through stuff that we haven't gone through in years, we managed to get everything we own into two dozen neat and orderly boxes in my mom's storage shed. Then we set to packing … Continue reading

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Welcome to Wind Love and Pedal Power Part II:

We spent the summer biking and sailing in and around the Puget Sound, backpacking around Mt. Rainier on the incredible Wonderland Trail, and preparing for our trip to Mexico and beyond. Our goal in this blog is to put together … Continue reading

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Riding to Victoria and Busker Festival

Victoria and the surrounding area, primarily the Saanich Peninsula, boasts of great bike riding trails and attractions.  Over a two day sojourn to Victoria we found this to certainly be true.  Setting off from Brentwood Bay we hopped on the … Continue reading

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Cowichan Valley Wine Tour

  Today we rode our bikes through the Cowichan Valley which proudly proclaims to be the warmest region in all of Canada as well as the main wine region of Western British Columbia. We began the day by catching the … Continue reading

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Cycling up Mount Constitution on Orcas Island.

Conquering Mt. Constitution was a goal Annelisa had long since held out as only fit for the 'cycling elite.' It is the tallest mountain in the San Juans and at 2,400 feet over five miles it is somewhat daunting but … Continue reading

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Riding the Northwest Circuit

My boss called me into her office and sat me down to tell me I was being suspended. “One week without pay starting Monday,” she said solemnly. “Ah man,” I said trying to sound disappointed. Never mind that the reason … Continue reading

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