Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

Type: Posts; User: Tesgin; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.33 seconds.

  1. This is excellent. I'm now looking at modifying...

    This is excellent. I'm now looking at modifying my itinerary, to doing the San Juan Islands, ferrying to Sydney and spending a few days in Vancouver, then ferrying from Sydney to Port Angeles,...
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    677

    Nice. Is that the outpost handlebar roll? Do...

    Nice. Is that the outpost handlebar roll?

    Do you feel like the harness is necessary? Would I be okay just doing it with a dry bag and straps? Does the harness really add that much in stability?...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    677

    Excellent. Very helpful. It's looking like the...

    Excellent. Very helpful. It's looking like the Pika will be a better solution for me; so I will need a handlebar solution.

    I would be comfortable going with a dry bag for the handlebars. I'm...
  4. Replies
    9
    Views
    677

    Interesting. This is really helpful. So, with...

    Interesting. This is really helpful.

    So, with the Viscacha: I have about four inches of seatpost, and then another inch of the seat tube that is above the top tube. The website says five inches. ...
  5. Replies
    9
    Views
    677

    Pika or Viscacha for road bike tour

    I'm planning a 10-day bicycle tour in September. I'll be on a road bike, exploring the San Juans by credit card (staying in hotels). I'm trying to figure out the best way to go for packing. I have...
  6. Oops. Sorry, no. I meant passport, not visa. Just...

    Oops. Sorry, no. I meant passport, not visa. Just a slip of the tongue.
  7. How "doable" is a quick jaunt from San Juan Island to Victoria?

    Okay, might sound like an obvious question to a local, but hey, I'm from Pennsylvania, so I thought I'd check this out.

    I'm planning a trip to Seattle in Sept to visit my brother. Looking at...
  8. To clarify, you are referring here to the section...

    To clarify, you are referring here to the section between Sequim and Port Angeles, right? Or to the road going to Lake Crescent? Sounds gorgeous.

    So, I'm understanding you to say that, gorgeous...
  9. I have three days to explore the Olympic Discovery Trail on bike

    I'm planning a bicycling vacation to Washington in September. I'm going to spend a week in the San Juan Islands, then take the Puget Sound Express from Friday Island to Port Townsend on a Monday. ...
  10. Replies
    10
    Views
    413

    That's excellent. Thank you. I wasn't sure on...

    That's excellent. Thank you. I wasn't sure on that deception pass piece, but this makes it sound very doable.

    Thanks!
    Tesgin
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    413

    That is a great suggestion. I have actually been...

    That is a great suggestion. I have actually been thinking about doing exactly that. What would you suggest as a route?

    One option would be to go from Edmonds along the mainland (via Everett,...
  12. Replies
    10
    Views
    413

    I was looking at doing a tour with a group from...

    I was looking at doing a tour with a group from Sep 12-19, so I guess I'd say a round-trip, but 8 days apart (Lynnwood to Anacortes on Sep 12; Anacortes to Lynnwood on Sep 19).
  13. Replies
    10
    Views
    413

    Bike shuttle from Edmonds to Anacortes

    Greetings, all.

    I'm trying to plan out a visit to Washington in September. I'll be staying in Lynnwood or Edmonds and am trying to coordinate transportation with my bike up to Anacortes, from...
  14. Replies
    0
    Views
    482

    Harrisburg Bicycle Club

    I'm curious as to whether anyone on this forum might be doing the Finger Lakes weekend with the Harrisburg Bicycle Club next weekend? I'm in the Hershey area, leaving on Thu, would be interested in...
  15. Replies
    4
    Views
    537

    What is my "real" HR MAx?

    Okay, this might sound like a stupid question, but bear with me.

    I'm having questions about what my "real" HR Max is. I've read a moderate amount about different ways to calculate it (joel friel,...
  16. quick-release seatpost rack on carbon wrap seatpost?

    Hi all.

    I have a quick question. I'm thinking about getting a quick-release seatpost rack for my road bike (CAAD-10), which has a Cannondale C3 carbon wrap seatpost.

    I know you shouldn't use a...
  17. SF, I'm curious: do u hv a consistent signal with...

    SF, I'm curious: do u hv a consistent signal with your Garmin? Any problem areas where I should be concerned about not being able to find satellites? Signal loss?

    Tesgin
  18. SF, another question for you (or two!)... You...

    SF, another question for you (or two!)...

    You use a Garmin GPS. I'm curious what you do for keeping it charged on multi-day trips? Do you use a solar charger? If so, which?

    Also, for SF or...
  19. Replies
    4
    Views
    677

    Update. I returned the Phantom and bought two...

    Update. I returned the Phantom and bought two jackets. I went the direction of the Gore Xenon. Wow. Beautiful jacket. Warm. The venting is wonderful. Very comfortable in the teens and lower I'd...
  20. I do have another question: I just read a news...

    I do have another question:

    I just read a news story yesterday about some 11-year-old girl in Wenatchee that shot a cougar that was stalking her brother. Yowza. I hadn't even thought of that!
    ...
  21. Nice. Great tips. Thank you! Tesgin

    Nice. Great tips. Thank you!

    Tesgin
  22. SF, question or two for you... I was looking...

    SF, question or two for you...

    I was looking at the First North Cascade ride you posted. I notice that on the decent on the second half your speed went to zero a number of times. I'm wondering...
  23. Thanks, for this. I'm very appreciative of this....

    Thanks, for this. I'm very appreciative of this. You clearly love bicycling and are proud of your state.

    I'm loosely thinking of doing my trip to Seattle some time toward the end of summer:...
  24. Very cute. Thanks for the chuckle. I didn't...

    Very cute. Thanks for the chuckle. I didn't ride bike, but I did drive to the "top" of Rainier, which of course is not the top of the mountain. I don't remember what it's called but there was some...
  25. Oh, and I'm curious: exactly how tough is Ranier?...

    Oh, and I'm curious: exactly how tough is Ranier? How long would it take to get to the top?
Results 1 to 25 of 57
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3