Monthly Archives: February 2013

Sunday 10 February 2013. An Express Ride to the Labyrinth in Light Rain

The morning’s activities left enough time only for a short ride, which would be to the Crystal Lake Labyrinth.  So short, in fact, it would not include even the customary run around the corner down the hill by Busey Woods, … Continue reading

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Sunday 4 February 2013. Light Snow and Running Water

I lost the notes for this trip, which I’d taken down the same day of this trip–a mysterious casualty of a glitch in the “Notes” ap on my phone.  The iPhone gives and the iPhone takes away.  All that to … Continue reading

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Sunday 27 January 2013. McCullough Creek, Farther Downstream: Revising the Mental Map

The plan this morning was to ride to Meadowbrook, park Blue, and explore farther downstream than last time around McCullough Creek. The temperature was 25 degrees F with a breeze that felt like it came mostly from the southeast. The … Continue reading

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Sunday 20 January 2013. A Ride into the Winter Sunrise to Visit the Bones

Missed an unseasonably warm day for a ride yesterday; this morning it was a seasonable 21 degrees F.  But  was ready to get out and see whatever might be there, prepared with hand warmers (two of them!), toe warmers, layers, … Continue reading

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Sunday 13 January 2013. A Bit of Freezing Rain.

Felt this morning like I was still behind in my posts and maybe shouldn’t pile on more trips till I catch up, but there was a new kind of biking weather (for me) out there this morning, and really wanted … Continue reading

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