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Nice Cycling Map Application

While trying to plan the route for the Bonneville Shoreline Trail 300, I ran into a nice app which I thought I might share with any of my blog readers…..OpenCycleMap.org. It has good detail of trails. http://www.strava.com/athletes/424498/latest-rides/780c8c7d9d1dab3c1f2aed03da85bc16e22554e9 Advertisements

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Bonneville Shoreline Trail 300

Coming from Arizona, I always wanted to ride the Arizona Trail 300 race. Its a completely self-supported ride that begins at the border of Mexico and goes all the way to Phoenix. It isn’t really a race, but, more of a competition against yourself, to see if you can do it. In other words, its just my type of ride. I’ve never been the fastest rider out there. I’ve been told that at 6’2″ and 220 I am rather giant for a []

Transferring to Utah

Well, although I really love Arizona, especially the mountain biking here, I was raised in Utah and, with a young and growing family, I thought that it would be best to move back home. I requested a transfer for my job last year and it took a year for it to get approved. There is alot that I will miss about Arizona. The beautiful sunsets, the saguaro outlining the evening stars on the Maricopa Trail, the jagged and rugged mountains. I will []

Thanksgiving

I have family visiting from California for Thanskgiving. Always fun for the cousins to get together. I was wondering if there was going to be a group ride in Phoenix on Friday, but I haven’t seen anything so far. Maybe I can sneak a ride on the Maricopa Trail. I was also considering riding the Black Canyon Trail again sometime. I would like to beat my prior time for the Little Pan Loop. I also noticed some nice bike sales on Black []

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