Slackers on Wire Mesa

Wire Mesa Mountain Bike Loop Public Land: Bureau of Land Management Area: Hurricane. Wire Mesa Trail: Wire Mesa Route: Wire Mesa Loop...

Mt. Bike Tracks in Dinosaur Valley

Another couple of surprises in Texas. The first was finding the second highest hill in Southern Texas north of Austin. The other was...

Big Bend Ranch State Park Mt. Biking

Straight to the Point Descriptions and stories about a particular ride are great but sometimes you just want the low down right up front...

River Mountain Biking in Arkansas

Welcome to Mississippi! Just as we crossed the border we got a cell phone alert for flash floods. I stopped at a mini-mart. I said to the...

Scuba Diving the Blue Grotto

Diving the Blue Grotto The color is surreal. A blue fire opens up above me like a precious blue opal stone. From this vantage the...

Side Trip to Natural Bridge Alabama

We were driving down highway 22 in northern Alabama when we saw a sign that said "Natural Bridge Next Exit". We quickly veered off the...

Southern Singletrack

I've always thought of Georgia as home to the smooth southern drawl, plantation mansions, and a slower pace of life. What I found...

The Shark Valley of the Everglades

I know you are probably thinking that Shark Valley has sharks. I wondered that myself, so I "googled it". The explanation I found was...

Gator Land

Our young nine-year-old nephew, Kieran, flew in with his dad, Larry, from Seattle Washington. They were here to visit Grandma who lives...

NO Dogs!!

We rode up to the gate to Markham Mountain Bike Park in Davie Florida near Fort Lauderdale. We were ready to try out some new trails and...

Swamp Mt. Biking Part 2

David just uploaded video from his GoPro that shows terrain and landscape on the mountail bike trails are in Alafia River. It also shows...

Little Manatee River State Park

We found another out of the way park to camp at in the interior part of Florida. Late in the day this park had three spots left. As we...

Swamp Mountain Biking

Alafia State Park Mountain Bike Trails We heard about this trail system from a couple of local mt. bikers we met when we were riding...

Crystal River Manatees

Small manatee who curiously brushed up against my hand Crystal River was a place I’d never heard of before. We had family in Crystal...

Eat Like a Local

When David and I travel we set aside our food issues (vegetarian, diary free) and eat like the locals eat. Food is a very important part...