Category: Bicycle Adventures

Middle Aged Woman on a Bicycle

My Longest Ride On a Long Weekend

Three Day Weekend and My Longest Ride   I LOVE RIDING MY BICYCLE! Since the beginning of the year, my bicycle has been my main form of transport. Riding to my marketing/coaching position at the North Idaho Small Business Development Center is about 5 miles a day with extra mileage happening when I ride to errands,…
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May 29, 2018 0

A Full Four Days of No Driving

This week I managed to ride my bike for four days straight and no car driving. I plan on riding tomorrow too, which would make it a five day streak. Plus, this month I have been able to ride and not drive at least 3-4 days a week since the 9th.

January 26, 2018 0

It is National Bike Month and I Rode Around the Coeur d Alene City Park

Over the last several years I have participated in Bike Month and the National Bike Challenge (May-Sept.) and this year is no different. It is the fifth of May and I have been out riding already for four days for a total of 75 miles. It has been fun too as I have a new…
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May 5, 2017 0

Take The Time to Slow Down

Tree Lined Concert Hall One of the many things I love about riding my bicycle are the sights and sounds of nature. There is something spiritual about the smell of fresh rain, a bit of chill in the air, and hundreds of birds singing above your head. On my way to an early morning meeting…
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March 24, 2017 0

See What Happens When Fat Bikes Go Downhilling in Winter

Fatbiking is growing everywhere and Coeur d’Alene Idaho is no exception. With our distinct four seasons, there are many different cycling opportunities! These brave souls from British Columbia created this video to show what it looks like to take your fat bike downhilling! I admit, I am not a winter sports person, so I haven’t even…
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December 20, 2016 2

Sandpoint Idaho Is More Than A Ski Resort

Sandpoint Idaho Is More Than A Ski Resort Sandpoint Idaho may be the home of world class skiing because of Schweitzer Mountain Resort, but there is so much more to this Sunset Magazine ” Best Small Town in the West ” favorite. Sure, Schweitzer Village features luxury accommodations, shopping, a variety of restaurants, a burgeoning ski…
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December 17, 2016 2

Puppy Fashion Show

I bought Ollie a couple new coats one in green (shown below) and one in blue. He was very excited to put it on, but as you can see…not so happy I made him sit for a photo shoot.  Will have to take some of him out in the snow with it on so you…
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December 11, 2016 0

A Reason to Ride: Time for Reflection

You just crested the hill. Your legs are a bit tired, it takes a little bit to catch your breath, but the pounding of your heart makes you feel alive. Now, laid out before you is a long straight stretch which means it is now just you, your bicycle, and your thoughts. I LOVE those moments! It is like a cornocopuia of emotions leaping about in your brain all at once: accomplishment, fatigue, determination, and nirvana. Ok, maybe not everyone feels this way, but oh what a world if they did!

November 27, 2016 0

Which Type of Bicycle Rider Are You?

What type of bicycle rider are you? Thanks to marketers and advertisers everywhere we like to put people into categories. Why? Well, it makes it easier to “Sell” to them my dear. Although I am not a fan of being “Sold To” personally, I understand why it happens. And…if I am being honest…I don’t fancy…
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October 6, 2016 2

Ride Mid-Week on the Route of the Hiawatha For a Bonus!

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] The Route of the Hiawatha is still open daily until September 25th. Temps are cooler and you could possibly have the trail all to yourself! And…for a bonus if you ride mid-week Monday-Thursday you can receive a 10% discount off your meal at North Idaho Mountain Brewery/City Limits Pub &…
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September 9, 2016 2

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