No Ice But A Snapple Filled In

Today I rode north on the “New Caney – Gene Campbell Road” route for the 10th time this year. (See a summary of the 10 rides below). The distance was 37.63 miles in almost perfect biking weather: 90 degrees at the 12:47 start and 88 degrees at the 3:57 finish. The sky include a few […]

Fabulous Weather for Biking to the May Community Center

The great biking weather is still hanging around. I started the ride at 12:59 with the sky almost completely blue and 76 degrees. With the sun out it didn’t feel that cool and riding through the shade wasn’t cool like yesterday. I wanted to ride about 40 miles so I picked the “Fairlake Drive – […]

Oakhurst – Valley Ranch For The Legs

I decided to take some Advil when I got up this morning as a result of yesterday’s 41+ mile ride. I needed just 24 miles to reach 100 for the shortened riding week so I picked a northerly route: “Oakhurst – Valley Ranch”. This totaled 29.6 miles bring the week to 106.23 miles. My legs […]

Fabulous Weather for Biking with Sore Muscles

Normally on the first Saturday of October I ride the Pineywoods Purgatory but since I biked once since we returned from vacation I did go to Lufkin this year. Instead I waited for it to warm up some (it was 52 degrees at 7 AM) and rode the “Walden – Stroker Road – Huffman” route […]