Travel

It’s time to get out and explore new regions, places near to home from the saddle of the bike. To this end, we suggest Lodi, one of California's oldest wine-growing regions, and an excellent place to explore by bicycle. Read more →


Looking for a great getaway? Midweek or on a weekend, Carmel-by-the-Sea offers a wide range of places to explore. This is why I enjoy visiting, again and again. It’s about the riding Roadies have it easy. You can start a wide variety of rides from wherever you’re staying. Heading out... Read more →


In the ongoing quest to explore places local to our Bay Area home, we visited Cascade Canyon Open Space Preserve in Marin County. We chose this park because we had to be in Marin for a family gathering. Also known as the birthplace of mountain biking, the magic of Marin... Read more →


“So, are you going to Death Valley for the Super Bowl?” asked a colleague recently. “No. I don’t think Death Valley is far enough away,” I replied. We’re denizens of Silicon Valley, and in my case, I live about three miles from Levi’s Stadium, the epicenter of the activities for... Read more →


Just got back from the Giro della Costa Centrale Granfondo in Avila Beach near San Luis Obispo, California. This event, being in November and on the Central Coast, offered brilliant sun, rain, chilly winds, hilly climbs, and at the end, awards and prize giveaways by Bob Roll, bicycle racing’s premier... Read more →


Battling the elements on a bike while riding Antarctica’s frozen landscape isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. Neither is spending four months riding the backcountry from Cairo, Egypt, along the backbone of Africa to Cape Town, South Africa. Yet there are bike adventurers who take on these and other extreme challenges... Read more →