Archive for January 2005

Bikes Ordered

This last Sunday, we went down and visited Doug Fattic and ordered two Surley Long Haul Truckers. Keith will be getting a 56cm frame and I will be getting a 62cm frame. It was a trip that was very worthwhile. I learned alot about bike fitting, most importantly that I know just enought to be…

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Snow and REI

It’s been a busy weekend. Thursday the office and Keith’s school were closed due to “inclimate weather” but by afternoon the snow had stopped and the roads were clear again so the two of us took off for the REI store in Northview.  I had some shoes that were defective that I needed to take…

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We’re Really Not Crazy

Just in case you were thinking that we were, here’s a web site to give some perspective. It’s about a couple who saved some money, sold everything they had (except their bikes and gear), and set out to bicycle around the world. http://www.downtheroad.org/ Makes the Lewis and Clark Trail seem like a short walk around…

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The Planning Begins

We have begun the planning of our bike trip this summer in ernest. Keith (my son) and I are planning to begin a bicycle trip of the Lewis and Clark Trail this summer. We will be starting just after the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s General Conference Session which will be held in St. Louis, Missouri from…

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