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April 13, 2014 – 9:40 am | Comments Off on Seer Sucker Spring Picnic Ride Sat April 26th

UPDATE – bike route and final picnic spot has changed:
From the Facebook event page:
Our Spring compliment to the Fall Tweed Ride! Finally! 
April’s perfect weather for a Seer Sucker suits, dresses, shirts, pants, jackets, hats and …

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Santa Fe Trail and White Rock Lake Trail Link: Saddle Up!

November 25, 2010 – 12:41 am | 20 Comments

It’s open for business, and you heard it here first!  Unless you got the same email that I received this morning from the “Friends of the Santa Fe Trail“.  I have been waiting for this …

Photos from the Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Dallas Tweed Ride

November 22, 2010 – 9:37 pm | 3 Comments

What perfect weather and great costumes, bikes and people at the 2nd annual Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Dallas Tweed Ride.   I took an obscene amount of photos and this is a small sample.  I didn’t …

Katy Trail: Phase One Complete!

November 18, 2010 – 5:35 pm | Comments Off on Katy Trail: Phase One Complete!

Until I read this article in today’s Dallas Morning News, I didn’t realize that there even was a “Phase 1 of the Katy Trail Master Plan”.
Good work! It’s a lovely trail. I like Angela Hunt’s …

November 2010 Rides, Events and Announcements

November 15, 2010 – 10:07 pm | Comments Off on November 2010 Rides, Events and Announcements

Bike Friendly Richardson Presents

Black Friday Ride November 26th
Richardson is one of the most bike friendly cities in all of Dallas County!  From their website:
We had so much fun last year that we thought we’d do …

Knog “LOVE/HATE” Leather Bicycle Gloves @ Nashbar.com

November 11, 2010 – 9:20 pm | Comments Off on Knog “LOVE/HATE” Leather Bicycle Gloves @ Nashbar.com

I saw my friend Justin wearing these and had to have a pair:

They are nice, genuine leather bike gloves made by Knog.

I bought them on nashbar.com.  Unless you are a little bitty tiny man, I …

Photos from the Southwest Frameworks Retro Ride

October 24, 2010 – 9:00 pm | 5 Comments

Each year Southwest Frameworks hosts a vintage/classic bike meet and ride at White Rock Lake.  Sadly I did not hear about it in time to add it to our announcements for October, we’ll …

Photos from the BFOC Lee Harvey Ride

October 21, 2010 – 10:30 pm | 3 Comments

This was yet another great group ride hosted by Bike Friendly Oak Cliff.   The weather was perfect and I was impressed by the great selection of bicycles.  I’m a sucker for racks and baskets and …

Troy Aikman to Promote Katy Trail Crowding

October 14, 2010 – 9:37 pm | One Comment

Seriously, now. Read this article in today’s DMN and tell me how many people will jam that trail for this event.
It just seems ironic. Well-intentioned, but ironic.

Tenba Messenger Photo/Laptop Bag

October 10, 2010 – 9:32 pm | 2 Comments

I was recently on vacation and staying in a cabin that had a nice selection of photography magazines that I made good use of.  I kept reading ads or reviews of various Tenba camera bags …

Vintage Schwinn on Main St., Dallas, TX

October 7, 2010 – 9:35 pm | Comments Off on Vintage Schwinn on Main St., Dallas, TX

I spotted this Schwinn today at the bike rack in front of my downtown office at Pegasus Plaza.  It’s a nice early to mid ’60s Schwinn Continental ten-speed with original seat, rack and upright bars. …