What to Know About Biking Johnstown PA’s Path of the Flood (and more)

At some time during your school years, you probably learned about the Johnstown Pennsylvania Flood, one of the worst natural disasters in United States history. However, your recollections from your early school days may have long faded. Riding the Path of the Flood can be a fun way to learn about this massive flood that devastated […]

Budget-Friendly Gifts for Cyclists

If you are into any form of cycling yourself or love (like) someone who is, then you already know that it is a pricey sport. It can feel like everything costs an arm and a leg (sometimes it does, literally). But there are some items out there that won’t break the bank yet will be […]

Reflection on my first year of mountain biking as an over 50 rider

It’s hard to believe a year has passed since I was persuaded that the idea of learning to mountain bike at well over 50 years old was not insane. I knew people my age rode, but I assumed they started much younger and stuck with it. I couldn’t imagine that people took it up as […]

Shred 7 of the best mountain bike trails (MTB) in Pennsylvania

While Pennsylvania may not rank as one of the top states for mountain biking trails in the US, it is a natural destination for a mountain biking getaway. Pennsylvania which translates into “Penn’s Woods” after William Penn, is graced with sylvan landscapes, rolling hills, and even some thrilling descents making it an awesome location for […]

An introduction to female mountain biking for 40+ women

Female Mountain Biking over 40

There are certain sports and activities that in my mind you don’t take up after a certain age. Some of them include snowboarding, skiing (water or snow), skateboarding, and mountain biking. The risk of injury seems high and aging joints don’t seem like they would be compatible with these activities. Sure, if you grew up […]

Biking the C and D Canal Trail

delaware and Maryland State Line

Biking the C and D Canal Trail from Chesapeake City, MD to Delaware City, DE is a wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors. At 28-miles round trip (14-miles each way), the scenic canal trail anchored by two historic cities is easily feasible for an afternoon ride or a full day trip. **Disclaimer: This was a […]