Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sunday 24 March 2013. Morning Encounters in March Snow

At 6:15 this morning, it was cloudy, 32 degrees F, and just barely starting to get light.  Light snow fell and dusted the ground; the pavement was wet as I rolled out on Blue toward Meadowbrook Park. wondered how slippery … Continue reading

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Sunday 17 March 2013. Tracking at Weaver Park in Late Winter.

On this solidly cloudy, 32 degree F morning, decided to have a dedicated ride on Blue to Weaver Park. The form of the sun was completely obscured by clouds, and it didn’t get light out until nearly 7 AM on … Continue reading

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Sunday 10 March 2013. A Wet Spring-Forward

Happy Birthday Sherri!  You know who you are! Today was the dreaded lose-an-hour (Spring Forward!) Sunday, one down-side of the coming of spring, which was rumbling (not literally) with a 48 F-degree temperature, light rain, and a breeze from the … Continue reading

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Sunday 24 February 2013. Ice in Process

Darn, today’s notes got gobbled by that iPhone poltergeist again and so must dig in the rusty old memory banks (and the photos, fortunately) for this account.  Ok, yes, I hear you say, “Backup is important!”  Learning slowly, the hard … Continue reading

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Sunday 3 March 2013. A Loop to the East, with a Stop at the Bones

The sky was bell-clear and the air calm at 6:10 an this morning, with a temperature of 16 degrees F.  Already, suddenly, it seemed, it was light enough to see easily.  Saw the slightly more than half-full, waning moon over … Continue reading

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Sunday 17 February 2013. Sparkling Prairie

It was 12 degrees with a bell-clear sky and calm air at 6:20 thus morning as Blue and I headed toward Meadowbrook Park on the usual route. Took no hand warmers–the gloves I’ve been using, a pair discovered in the … Continue reading

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Saturday 16 Febuary 2013. A Bit of Meadowbrook and a Few Winter Miles.

It was 18 degrees F with scattered clouds this morning at 6:30 as I headed on Blue (with its newly installed, grippy pedals and new handlebar grips!) toward Meadowbrook Park for a short visit; the ultimate goal was to get … Continue reading

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