Night Ride to Nowhere aka the Coldest Summer Solstice Camp-out ever

He was sitting at the bench by Metro. I wanted to feel that energy, that feeling of being an animal. Of being free like him. Of pushing myself, feeling hungry and eager to smell the night. I am inspired by the unknown; of how to attain the seemingly impossible. I watched in awe the Hardrock 100 race which motivated me [...]

By | June 23rd, 2018|Bike Packing, Gravel Grinding|0 Comments

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