A New Headband Sweat Test

I tried a different exit from Kingwood on the way to New Caney. I really just mixed the streets up before getting to Mills Branch Drive. In New Caney I went under US59 at Caney Creek to add another mile. This added about two miles to the typical “New Caney – Gene Campbell Road” route. [...]

Short Dog Chase

After getting soaked on yesterday’s ride today was the opposite. Scattered clouds, 81 degrees (91% humidity) and 7 mph breeze waited for me out on the north route New Caney – Gene Campbell Road. I left home at 9:59 wanting to be sure to beat rain that showed in the forecast. I did that getting [...]

June’s Mileage Goal Accomplished

I rode to the north today and as I passed the entrance into Oakhurst on the US59 south service route I reached my 885 mile goal for June. The wind was battling me as I pedaled into it and when I got home I found out why it seemed so hard: 20 mph from the [...]

Wet Roads and I Get Muddy

I suspected Montgomery County Precinct 4 had not laid any asphalt on Adams Street. Because of this I exited Kingwood via Kings Manor to ride north on my New Caney – Gene Campbell Rd. route. Exiting Kings Manor I rode north on Loop 494 to verify my suspicions. I found that the asphalt is not [...]