Category Archives: Bicycles

Ride Around Washington 2013

Every year, Cascade Bicycle Club puts on a fully supported week-long ride through a scenic area of Washington State. The 2013 route went from Lake Curlew State Park in the very North of the state, all the way to Maryhill … Continue reading

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We’ve been wanting to do more multi-day bike rides this year; Memorial Day weekend we finally got our act together and set off for an overnight trip to Deception Pass. Our route: ferry from Seattle to Bainbridge Island; across the … Continue reading

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STP 2012

Last weekend we completed our first STP. Cascade Bicycle Club’s annual Seattle to Portland Ride is incredibly popular and almost a rite of passage for anybody riding a bicycle in Seattle. This was the 33rd edition and it again drew … Continue reading

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How We Got the Neighbor’s Tandem

We weren’t planning to get a tandem. Yes, we were mildly interested; and 2 years ago we borrowed one for a day and took a short ride. It was fun, but we never pursued it further. Then, about a month … Continue reading

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Racing a Tandem

My co-worker Todd is a bike freak and formerly serious racer. Of course he has a sizable bike collection, including a nice Trek T2000 tandem. Wendy and I recently borrowed it and had a lot of fun riding it – … Continue reading

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