Weekend Riding: Switzerland Trail, Boulder, CO

New gravel roads! It’s been awhile since I’ve ridden something brand-new, so as I rounded every corner into the unknown, it was very obvious to me that that was exactly what I needed to feel excited about getting on the bike again. When I lived in Florida, I rode the same roads every single day …

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 …

One of the best trips of my life, PART THREE: Cycling the Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction

Part three of this epic vacation begins on the drive from Ouray to Grand Junction. Part One Part Two I was so sad to see my glamping site getting further and further away in my rearview mirror, but I knew I’d be back again soon and I was excited to head to yet another new-to-me …

One of the best trips of my life, PART ONE: Salida, Ouray, Ridgway, + Hiking the Blue Lakes Trail

Hi. Wow, it's been awhile. A whole month! How are you?  I decided to disconnect a little bit the last month because of everything going on in the world and also just for some personal reasons. Anyway, last week I went on a mini road trip and it was one of the best vacations I …