3rd Annual Grey Owl’s Biking Trip – 2022

3rd Annual Grey Owl’s Biking Trip – 2022

The first time I was invited to bike the Grey Owl's trail I thought "It's a hiking trail, how hard could that be?" Haha, oh the follies. Biking this trail is hard to describe the difficulties. Yes, it's a 40km bike ride. But people do that all the...

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Thanksgiving Bike Packing

Thanksgiving Bike Packing

Thanksgiving is about being with family, friends and reminding ourselves of what we are thankful for and help focus our sights on what we already have, rather than on what we don't have. This weekend, we...

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Bike-packing – First trip was a success!

Bike-packing – First trip was a success!

I finally made it out on a mini-tour with the bike as I have been wanting to do this whole year yet. My first attempt back in June didn't work out due to lack of planning on my end. This time, I booked a campsite at the Borden Bridge Campground,...

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The mini pumps that are up to the task!

The mini pumps that are up to the task!

Mini pumps are something you hope you don't need, because if you do that means your ride just got tanked by a flat. Most people have a floor pump (or a compressor) or at least could find access to one if needed when they're not out on the trail....

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Indoor Trainers: Demystifying your Options

Indoor Trainers: Demystifying your Options

After our earlier blog post here about riding in the winter, I also wanted to help those of you who wish to stay inside but still want to spin those pedals. Indoor cycling options are many. So which is best for you? And what do you need to know...

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Winter Cycling – Keep on riding!

Winter Cycling – Keep on riding!

Winter cycling. Have you tried it? Maybe you’re an avid winter cyclist, no matter the weather and no matter the bike! That’s great. Hat’s off to you. Or instead maybe the idea of sliding around on two skinny tires out in the cold and snow sounds...

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