Tag: fall

Photos from the Plaid Ride

Photos from BicycleSpace’s November 28 Plaid Ride from their store in Adams Morgan to the National Arboretum. The only requirement for this group ride: wear plaid! Also, I am seriously in love with those Linus bikes.




Coffeeneuring #3: Muffins and Marathons

Coffeeneuring 3: Uprising Muffin Company Date: October 12, 2014 Distance:┬áTen miles It was one of those days that you never wanted to go inside – a warm Sunday with fall leaves at peak color. For Coffeeneuring #3, I decided to check out Uprising Muffin Company on 7th Street, right next to the Shaw Metro. I…




Running on Empty on the Jackson River Scenic Trail

Can you outrace a flat? I found out on the Jackson River Scenic Trail. It was a lovely, warm October day. I was on my way to western North Carolina when I made a little detour up I-64. I wanted to check out the Jackson River Trail outside Covington, VA. The terrain looks more like…




Coffeeneuring #4: Capital Crescent Trail

“The journey is its own reward” should be the slogan of the Coffeeneuring Challenge. It’s not the coffee you drink, but how you get there. That was my consolation after drinking this. It was supposed to be a cappuccino, from Quartermaine’s in Bethesda. It was more like hot milk in a bowl with a dollop…