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Up & Down

“That’s the second week in a row we’ve visited a place we won’t be coming back to!”

My riding buddies were right. The D’Aguilar Range has some steep hills. Some of them are best done on foot, not by bike.

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A Tough Day Out

Today’s adventure challenged our endurance as we followed a large hilly loop through the D’Aguilar Range.

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Cooling Off

During Queensland summers, the most enjoyable rides are short and have swimming spots.

Today’s ride fit the bill perfectly.

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Samsonvale

Paddling on Lake Samsonvale is like jumping into a postcard. When my friend Michael offered me the chance to try it, I didn’t hesitate.

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Up the Creek

Today we paddled our kayaks up the North Pine River, exploring some of the creeks and gullies upstream.

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Backyard Beauty

Most weeks we drive two or three hours to find a place where we’d like to ride our bikes.  Today we decided to stay close to home and enjoy some of the local highlights that we normally take for granted.

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In Search of Everest

“Everesting” is a fascinating challenge for cyclists, and one that my friend Rebecca would like to try. Thankfully, it doesn’t require riding up Mount Everest, but it does demand some huge hill climbs. Today we checked out a big hill in the D’Aguilar Range for Rebecca.

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Big Kids on Bikes

I enjoyed hours of fun as child on my bike, rolling around the local neighborhood with friends.

Today, when Calum took us for a spin around some local trails, I realized I am still that same kid, just in an older body.

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