Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

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

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.25 seconds.

  1. +10. I always get a kick out of the survivor...

    +10. I always get a kick out of the survivor stories when a helmet threat comes up.
  2. Replies
    8
    Views
    694

    Thanks for the reminder. I edited my post to...

    Thanks for the reminder. I edited my post to include Europe which is always in the mix.
  3. Replies
    8
    Views
    694

    My Touring Preferences Have Changed

    Bike Touring can be a life changing adventure. It could be a fun vacation. For many, it can be somewhere between the two.

    All of us who visit touring sites either do, or want to do long distance...
  4. Replies
    17
    Views
    671

    I'm not far from Myles Standish and if you get to...

    I'm not far from Myles Standish and if you get to the Cape Cod Rail trail a trip to Martha's Vineyard should be on your adjenda. I just rode there a couple of days ago as part of our GAP/C&O Tour.
    ...
  5. Replies
    13
    Views
    574

    Talk to Brandon the bartender at Javelina on...

    Talk to Brandon the bartender at Javelina on Raney St. He is a very experienced tour rider and is returning from this years tour on June 11. He will be glad to answer all your questions.

    456882
  6. Replies
    23
    Views
    537

    Thanks Kenny: To send a private message. Click...

    Thanks Kenny: To send a private message. Click capejohn over to the left. A window will open and click "private message".

    The post tour dinner sounds like a plan. If it works out and you want...
  7. Replies
    23
    Views
    537

    I'm definitely around that week. Our club even...

    I'm definitely around that week. Our club even has the route arrowed from Woods Hole to the bridge for you.
  8. Replies
    23
    Views
    537

    Have you planned your Cape Cod trip yet? If I'm...

    Have you planned your Cape Cod trip yet? If I'm back from my tour, I can show you around the Cape by bike. There is a great route along the beaches from Bourne to Woods Hole and back. Or the Cape...
  9. Replies
    23
    Views
    537

    I sent you a private message.

    I sent you a private message.
  10. Replies
    109
    Views
    4,157

    Two of us will be leaving Pittsburgh for our ride...

    Two of us will be leaving Pittsburgh for our ride to DC on June 2nd. Maybe our paths will cross.
  11. Replies
    23
    Views
    537

    Thanks so much for this offer. We may take you...

    Thanks so much for this offer. We may take you up on it. I'm going to discuss everything with my son, who lives in Austin, on Wednesday and we'll finalize our plans.

    Can we put our bike on the...
  12. When are your riding the GAP? My son and I are...

    When are your riding the GAP? My son and I are starting in Pittsburgh on June 2nd and riding to DC. I am on a Novara Randonee touring bike with 32mm tires. Brandon is riding his Felt road bike...
  13. Replies
    23
    Views
    537

    Parking In or Around DC

    We will be taking the train to Pittsburgh in a couple of weeks for our ride of the GAP/C&O. Anyone have suggestions on where to leave my car in the DC area?
  14. Replies
    8
    Views
    402

    I did some shopping for accommodations in...

    I did some shopping for accommodations in Pittsburgh and finally settled on an airbnb.com host. Cheap, cheap.

    These forums have always been a good resource for planning a bike trip, any you guys...
  15. Replies
    8
    Views
    402

    ***** Here we sit, six hours after I wrote the...

    ***** Here we sit, six hours after I wrote the stuff up above and everything has changed. The shuttle from Pittsburgh to DC was $500. The bike rental was $200. We would have lost two days of our...
  16. Replies
    8
    Views
    402

    Finally Settled on a Tour

    After tossing around all kinds of places and timelines for our annual bike tour, we finally settled on the C&O/GAP. On June 1st we are driving from Providence R.I. to Pittsburgh for an overnight...
  17. Replies
    66
    Views
    2,794

    I stay in motels and B&B's mostly but there are...

    I stay in motels and B&B's mostly but there are nights when it's just too nice not to camp. This year we will be looking at airbnb.com for accommodations while riding the GAP.
  18. Replies
    92
    Views
    2,927

    Best post on the forums in years. But Kingston...

    Best post on the forums in years. But Kingston two posts above is running a close second.
  19. Replies
    1
    Views
    231

    Boston's Midnight Marathon Bike Ride

    446355

    For the seventh year, Greg Hum and friends organized a bike ride on the Boston Marathon route. Riders, for a small fee, congregate near South Station in Boston to load their bikes on panel...
  20. Replies
    38
    Views
    929

    I'm sure your commute went much better than you...

    I'm sure your commute went much better than you expected today. I remember how stressed I was many years ago anticipating my first commute. It soon got to the point where I was disappointed on the...
  21. Replies
    27
    Views
    907

    For seven years I drove 30 miles and biked 10...

    For seven years I drove 30 miles and biked 10 miles to work. It was more often than not the best part of my day. I have a strong feeling you will be doing that occasionally.
  22. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,127

    Find the club that has group rides for many...

    Find the club that has group rides for many levels. I am in the last (slowest) group to leave the start in our club rides. Even though there are a hundred or more riders on the Sunday events, I...
  23. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,479

    I bought a used Asus netbook Eee Pc three years...

    I bought a used Asus netbook Eee Pc three years ago and it's worked out great. I use is only for journaling while on tour or vacation. I highly recommend going this route.
  24. Replies
    51
    Views
    2,986

    You should visit my son and touring partner...

    You should visit my son and touring partner Brandon in Austin. He is a bartender at Javelina on Rainey St. and rides for Austin Bike. He would love to talk biking and touring over a beer.

    437278
  25. Replies
    51
    Views
    2,986

    My son and I are doing one of these in June. We...

    My son and I are doing one of these in June. We are meeting in Cumberland and will decide close to our departure date which one we will ride. It could possibly be both. It's all in the timing. We...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4