Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride

21 Dec

More from Western Australia by Gravel Girl. To tell you the story of this adventure seems to be my norm. It started when Kevin said it would be easy. “Two hours, maybe less. A rails to trails bike ride. 1,500 … Read More »

Breakups…

11 Dec

As Team Dirty Freehub leaves the town of 1770 for Western Australia, Gravel Girl had these thoughts.  “My heart aches as we drive the route back to civilization, to Bundaberg airport. A kangaroo jumps in front of the car, Kevin … Read More »

Winter Ride List

5 Nov

Ah! There is snow on the ground this morning in Downtown Bend. Winter riding is here. Below is a list of recommended rides for the winter season. The recommendations are based on max elevation attained during the ride. Be aware that with … Read More »

October 2017 Update

5 Oct

At the Dirty Freehub headquarters, we have been busy!! Here are some of the things we have been working on: A new mapping feature that gives you an overview of where the rides are. So far, we have only implemented … Read More »

What’s New!

22 May

The Dirty Freehub gang has been busy, but from our lack of blog posts, it may not seem that way. 🙂 Rides! Rides! Rides! We have added two new gravel rides this spring and are working several others. The Ghost … Read More »

Where’s My Road?

20 May

Within the cue sheet (i.e. turn by turn directions) of each of the rides I post, I have the following disclaimer: This ride, like most adventure / gravel rides, has a lot of nuanced turns. The easiest way to follow … Read More »

Comfortably Numb

19 Apr

by Gravel Girl / April 19th, 2015 I am at that level of exhaustion that can only be created by some absurd sports event.  I want to shut my eyes but I know that I need another glass of water along … Read More »