If you’re planning to visit Chicago, summer is the best time. Check out these photos and you’ll see a city that comes alive in warm weather. It’s nowhere near my favorite American city. But I still had a decent time.
I hate it when my blog reads like some half-baked travel brochure. I’m trying really hard to watch what I say here to guard against it. One of the sacrifices to the cause: the word “explore.”
I consider Chicago an overrated city. But it has some progressive elements that I’d like to see in Phoenix. Small chance of that without a focus on improving the city’s amenities as opposed to simple-minded cost cutting.
Bike mechanics know when you’ve been abusing or neglecting your bike – just like the dentist can tell that your choppers haven’t seen floss for years. Here are four of the least-believable lies you can spin at your local bike shop.
I just booked my first trip to Asian – a bit more than two weeks in Korea and Japan. Asiana Airlines was my choice, and here’s why.
On a recent bike ride, I made two terrible mistakes that turned a good ride into an epic fail. Learn from my misdeeds!
Travel is more than fun – it’s a great way to get exposed to new ideas. Like the wonder of the diagonal or scramble crosswalk!
There’s more to being a mountain biker than just being fast or having a cool bike. A good attitude is really what makes you a mountain biker.
Portland is a bike-friendly city, for sure. But mountain bikes take a backseat to commuters and roadies. What bike shops in Portland are the center of its mountain bike scene?
The Inn at Northrup Station in Portland, Oregon, earned a spot on my list of favorite hotels. Here’s what you need to know abut it if you’re thinking of visiting Portland.
Get a look at all the fun I had at Tree to Tree Aerial Adventure Course in Gaston, Oregon. Zip lines, aerial obstacles and all sorts of mayhem are on tap.
The Portland Timbers soccer team has the enthusiastic support of its city – making it a visit to Jeld-Wen field for a match a must for any visitor.
Mountain bikers in Tucson need your help: Your votes can help the Sonoran Desert Mountain Bicyclists win a $50,000 grant through Reinventing the Outdoors.
The Pima & Dynamite trails in Scottsdale, Ariz., are some of the best mountain biking around – and a great opportunity to see desert wildlife and scenery.
It’s the season for hikers and bikers to encounter rattlesnakes. So what should you do if you encounter one? The answers vary …
So who out there did the Warrior Dash? What did you think? Was it really “a hellish 3.4 miles” of running, obstacles and mud? Here are my thoughts on a fun, unusual race.
South Mountain is one of the nation’s best urban outdoor parks. The Desert Classic is one reason why. See what it’s like from the saddle of a mountain bike!
This city of Vancouver really is as cool as you’ve heard. Here are some of its highlights.
It’s amazing what you can do with 1 day in Iceland – from a midnight 10K to visiting a penis museum.
Volcanic fumaroles, explosion craters and endless plains of cooled magma make the landscape near Reykjahliđ one of the most incredible places you’ll ever see.