Tag Archives: The Veloway

Back on the Bike

The heat of the summer drove me into the pool and kept me off the bike, although Blue Belle and I did ride with Addy in the Shady Hollow Fourth of July parade. She won second place in the wagon … Continue reading

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Fun and Practical: Errands on my Bike

Today the adventure was practical. I strapped Blue Belle to Pearl and drove to Champion Toyota on IH35 between Ben White and Stassney. I left Pearl for her 45,000-mile check up and inspection sticker, donned helmet and gloves, dropped my … Continue reading

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Mount Everest on My Bike

I found a much more interesting route to the Veloway from home today. I take Slaughter to Beckett, turn right on Beckett to whatever the next major street is, take a left and then another left onto Exposition. I then … Continue reading

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My Bike Friendly Neighborhood

Yesterday, I cruised out of my garage on Blue and lit out for a 22-mile ride along Slaughter Lane to South Loop 1. It only takes me 10 minutes to get to the Veloway from home, but this time I … Continue reading

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Spring on the Veloway

I finally got my Veloway pictures taken and on the most beautiful day ever! The bluebonnets are out in full force a bit earlier than usual this year because of the recent rains. I made it around three times and … Continue reading

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Ride 2: I Tackle the Veloway

With a successful 8-mile training trek completed, I decided it was time to load up Blue Belle and head for the Veloway. Confession time: I bought Blue two years ago with dreams of cruising the Veloway—a 3.17-mile paved bike trail … Continue reading

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