Carrizo Plain Tour – Map

I put together a quick map of our last trip. I put some camping icons and water icons to show where we camped and where we were able to refill on water. The water icon in the middle of the…

Lumix LX3 Photo Gallery

Lumix LX3 Photo Gallery

Right before I left for my most recent trip, I alluded to the fact that I was going to get an LX3 to review. Right at the 11th hour (7pm the night before we were leaving), the UPS man showed…

Flickr Set from the recent trip..

Flickr Set from the recent trip..

Just rolled in a few hours ago. Tired, but managed to work on a few pics. Check out the Flickr Set here. In a word, the trip was epic. Vast and profound nothingness followed by a 5000 foot ascent to…

Going Touring…

My bike is packed in the livingroom as I write this. I’ve got a few more last minute things to take care of during the day then it’s all giddy anticipation. Laura and I are going up to the Great…

Trip Report: Dirt Mulholland

Trip Report: Dirt Mulholland

This past weekend, Laura and I did a ride that I had been really curious about for the last few months, ever since I heard about “dirt Mulholland.” There is a stretch of this famous road that crosses the Hollywood…

Some snaps from the road…

Picked up an Esbit stove at an Adventure 16 store located conveniently across the street from Pacific Coast Cycles Holds up the GSI kettle pretty well. Inside Pacific Coast Cycles, home for any epicurean cyclist. Need an obscure part? Walk…

Back from my San Diego Sojourn

Just a short update. I just got back into town a few hours ago and I’m tired and sick (again!). I had a pretty good time, all things considered. I rolled into San Diego a little before 11am on Sunday….

Goin to San Diego!

It’s 11pm and I’m beat. Just shot two full days of Bike Fest for the city of Long Beach. I had a wonderful evening with fellow bike blogger Gary and Megan tonight. We’ve emailed a few times but it was…

Back!

Laura and I just got back a few hours ago. What an adventure! We made it through Joshua Tree. We rode literally through the windmills (5 miles of gravel and dirt that took 3 hours to get through)! Lots to…

Mid-March Adventure – Joshua Tree!

I’ve been quiet the last few weeks about doing any trips, but I’m still sticking to my New Year’s resolution of doing atleast one mini-tour a month. For March, Laura and I (and hopefully some friends if I can convince…