Getaway Weekend Riding: A CURSED gravel ride in Hayden, CO

This is going to sound crazy, but I had a feeling that this ride wasn’t gonna go well. Sometimes I have feelings about these things, like way deep down in my gut, and on my drive to Steamboat Springs on Friday afternoon, something felt off about this weekend. I tried to put it out of …

PART TWO Big Climbs + More Sandwiches + A Trail Run: Showing my FL friends around Colorado by Bike

PART ONE HERE Picking up On Sunday… With a deep ache in my quads (and calves and back and butt) and terror in my heart, I met up with my friends again to head into Boulder and pick up one my friends for another big ride, which I wasn’t sure I’d even be able to …

PART ONE Mountain riding + Sandwiches in the creek: Showing my FL friends around Colorado by Bike

Last Friday two of my friends, Carly and her boyfriend, Andres, flew to Colorado from Tampa, FL where I used to live what feels like…ten years ago. They came into town for some riding, exploring, and catching up and I could not have been more excited to see them. I originally created one long post …