Cycle Touring

What I have learned while cycle touring.

Touring with the Wows

We had a bit of unfinished business to do with touring with our friends Peter and Janet, aka the Wowbaggers. We planned to do a...

Blog: Queen Charlotte Track and a painful dilemma

Highlights: Ferry, warmshowers, mountain biking the Queen Charlotte Track, bays, stunning views, broken hands.

Blog: “Leaving Ushuaia”

Ushuaia - Tolhuin - Rio Grande, 14/01/2012 - 17/01/2012. 297Km (Total 297Km cycled) Highlights: great views over Ushuaia as we left; our first passport control;...

Cyclists THINK! Watch out for HGVs.

There is a petition 'Cyclists THINK! Watch out for HGVs' which calls for an addition to the LGV license. The measures should create a two-part...

JetBoil (PCS) Personal Cooking System, anyone fancy a cuppa ?

Description: (From their site) Fortify yourself in a flash with our ultracompact 1 liter unit. Ideal for dehydrated meals, coffee or tea on the...

In search of a cup of TEA, Part I

24th of April.Work, rush hour and aiming to get a train out to our destination in one go meant that we took off at...

Light my fire

Last Thursday I was utterly knackered and couldn't see beyond my bed that night. But Peli managed to talk me into going camping since...

All on board! (Clyde – Dunedin)

New wheel, meeting new friends for a guided tour on less-travelled tracks. Being gob-smacked by the service from bus companies down here. Warming up...

A swinging rest ride

We had a bit of a lie in today, I was more in the mood to just be lazy. But Peli's nagging got me...

The Bah Humbug Ride

Top ride indeed, 35miles'ish with a little detour over to Wycoller. This is Peli on the Packhorse Bridge at Wycoller.There was a wee bit...

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road

Donkeys

Off road on Lewis