Look! She’s still kissing me 6 years and four rides later.

Ride #4 for the beginner mountain-biking wife, Lesilie. Today we went to Oak Mountain and did the Lake Trail in both directions several times. It is about 2.5 miles in one direction. There are several sections that have some very loose gravel so the first trip through she was having some major concerns and trepidation….

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Ride #2 with a newbie mtn-biker. Snakes included!

So today, I took my wife to the next level of trail systems for a beginner rider. It is called Sylaward trails at Lake Howard in Sylacauga AL. I also convinced my best buddy Mike to join us for some fun conversations and a post ride brewski. I had mistakenly recalled about 11 or 12…

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Challenge: To turn a roadie into a trail lover

Very interesting bike ride today. My “roadie/triathlete” wife has been very scared of riding a mountain-bike since we started riding together. I made the mistake of bringing her to a very challenging trail on her first ride. Well, she broke her toe… on a log…  end of “off-road”…  it was 2008 This morning, my darling…

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Ride at Oak Mountain State Park

Next ride: Saturday, February 27, 2016 Mountain Bike Ride Where: Oak Mountain State Park- South Trailhead Time: 11:00 am Type: Knobby Tires Pace: Intermediate Distance: Approx. 20 miles

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Group Ride- Mountain

Mountain Bike Ride Where: Start Oak Mountain South Trailhead parking lot Date: Saturday 01/16/2016 Time: 11 am Pace: intermediate Distance: (approx 20 mi.) Look for The Blue Truck! with pickupmybike.com decals on windows

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New Location

We are moving into a new location! 1920 Valleydale Road is the new address for us. We’re sad to have left Helena but are glad to be closer to Hwy 31 & I-65. We’ll be celebrating as soon as everything is official and we’ll keep everyone posted!  

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