Tag Archives: Frisco Highline Trail

A few things

I know a lot of us have had nails or some type of spike through our tires.  I even save mine as some sort of trophy, “Look at what I survived!”  But this last week I had a close call … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Ozarks, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Change of season 2

My first blog post from November 2010 was titled Change of season. I had been reading some cycling blogs [specifically SpringfieldCyclist] and thought to myself, “I could write something like that.”  I asked my son how to go about it … Continue reading

Posted in bicycle commute, Commuting, Cycling, Ozarks, road cycling, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Riding the Frisco Highline

After three weeks of summer cold [me], Jan and I were finally able to get out on Saturday and put some miles behind us. We picked the Frisco Highline Trail which goes northwest out of Springfield and then up north … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Ozarks, road cycling, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

BCFO and Frisco

Saturday morning we participated in the Cycle for Life, put on by the Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks. The starting point was James River Assembly of God church, with three options of 10, 25, and 50 miles. We did not … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Ozarks, road cycling, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

A summing up

As I reflect over the past year, its goals, achievement and failures, I realize that this is a First World Problem similar to distress over smashed Pringles in the bottom of the tube. Well, let me get on with it … Continue reading

Posted in bicycle commute, Commuting, Cycling, Ozarks, road cycling, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

A new camera

Still have the hip, but got a new camera. This past weekend Jan and I visited the middle miles of the Frisco Highline Trail. Parts of the trail deteriorate to double track with small gravel, some of it pretty rough, … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Ozarks, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Decrease and two good crops

Boy!  The temps sure went down for today.  The area had a big rain, but it was to the east of us.  That left the morning open for us to ride the Frisco Highline Trail.  We got ready after I … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Ozarks, springfield missouri | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments