Le Petit Train du Nord – Double Double Epic – Day 2 Mt Laurier – St Jerome 204kms

I had this notion that it would be fun to ride back from Mont Laurier to St Jerome the following day. This time “downhill” and with the wind at my back. I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again – getting up and knowing there is the whole day ahead with nothing to do but ride is one of life’s great pleasures for me.I’m not a big fan of out and back routes. Personally I like the big circle routes. It’s always true to say that the return trip is a different experience to the outbound leg of

By | July 3rd, 2016|Brevet, Mountain Biking|0 Comments

Le Petit Train du Nord – Double Double Epic – Day 1 St Jerome – Mt Laurier 205kms

I had this notion that it would be fun to ride from St Jerome to Mont Laurier on the somewhat slightly famous Petit Train du Nord bike path. Initially constructed as a railway line in the late 1800s it was converted to a bike path in the 1990's and is one of the longest purpose built bike routes in the [...]

By | June 26th, 2016|Bike Packing, Brevet, Mountain Biking|0 Comments