Tag Archives: rails-to-trails

Exploring downtown St. Louis and visiting the Gateway Arch by bicycle

There are so many beautiful and fun places to explore by bicycle in Missouri, and it is becoming easier to do so while you’re on duty as a truck driver. Regular readers know how I love to visit the 237 … Continue reading

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Early Summer Photo Album

Time flies when you’re having fun! I’m having trouble believing that it’s almost August already. I’ve been as busy as ever with work, and with my never-ending mission to squeeze whatever time I can from my schedule to ride my … Continue reading

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2013: Life Lived Well, and Days Spent Fully

My middle child and I were talking the other day about our hopes and plans for 2014 when she said something that surprised me. “Riding your bike has changed your life, Dad.” She’s probably only slightly exaggerating. My life has … Continue reading

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Christmas Time Cycling in the Motor City

Due to some last-minute changes to the shipping schedule on my regular dedicated route, I had an opportunity to do some early morning bike riding in downtown Detroit yesterday. My main obstacle was simply finding a place to park the … Continue reading

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Presidential History and More Autumn Leaf Peeping in Niles, Ohio

I had been spending so much time riding on trails and cities throughout Pennsylvania and Maryland that I hadn’t been back to the Metroparks Trail near Youngstown, Ohio for months. That was a mistake, because it turns out that I … Continue reading

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Missouri’s Katy Trail and Historic St. Charles

Hey Meriwether, that’s a damn big dog you have there. I surprised he didn’t sink your canoe! (Lewis and Clark statue, Frontier Park in St. Charles) I’ve always had a fondness for the name Katie. I wanted to name my … Continue reading

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