Posts Tagged ‘montana’

DATE: May 20, 2009 TIME: 7:00 pm WHERE: Lion’s Park, Kalispell Join cyclists worldwide in a silent slow-paced ride (max. 12 mph/20 kph) in honor of those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public roadways. Contact: Susen Marie-Ladd – 406.257.8503 More info: http://www.rideofsilence.org/ http://www.rideofsilence.org/locations-domestic.php?s=MT#MT It just happens I talking to a friend […]


Nothing more exciting than watching a truck travelling 25+ mph sliding sideways on ice at you, and that’s exactly what heppened last night on my way to the grocery store. I don’t know if the guy in the truck was goofing around or what, but he came a mere 2 feet from me, passed me, […]


It’s a rare sight to see a nice bike rack at, well, any business here in the Flathead Valley. Then again, this isn’t exactly the most bike friendly locale. Take Missoula for example (an outlier, I know) and you can’t hardly walk downtown and not find a bike rack full of bikes. Our downtown? Cue […]


Mystery Ice

29Jan09

Biking in the winter? Generally more exciting than regular old clear road riding, even with the Nokian snow tires. After the big snow right around New Year’s, we had a warm spell leaving random (and very solid) bit of ice on the roadway. All and good if you spot and navigate appropriately, however this week […]


It looks like winter is winding down here. Sure, there will be plenty more snow days (it’s snowing as I type), but the bulk of accumulation in the valley bottom is either gone down stream or collected in one of those nice big puddles I have to navigate. I keep meaning to type up some […]


Welcome

01Jan08

As I’ve found myself getting more and more into bicycling for fun and transportation, I became frustrated at the lack of resources on the internet for Kalispell and the Flathead Valley in general. There’s so many great rides, but so little information on the web. That in mind, it seemed an interactive site cataloging that […]