Monthly Archives: October 2012


I recently realized that my front Ortlieb Classic and my Carradice Camper bags weigh 3.5lbs. I tried to console myself with the thought that a single Arkel touring pannier weighs the same, but it was no good, my bags are … Continue reading

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Saco is only 20 miles from Portland so it was a quick morning ride into the city along Rt1. The road was busy and I turned off Rt 1 in search of the bike path at the junction with Broadway … Continue reading

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Pawtuckaway state park, NH and on to Saco, ME.

Columbus Day marks the end of summer and the beginning of fall, so it’s the last long weekend that you can go for a short tour and expect to have reasonable weather. So I decided to ride from Boston to … Continue reading

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