In the Cycling section, I’ll be taking a look at a wide range of topics relating to fat biking, cycling and bicycles in general, from tackling different types of terrain to finding somewhere to stop for a brew, along with whatever else comes to mind.
- Autumn Cycling – no need to stop riding when the nights draw in.
- Bags and Racks – a simple system for carrying all your gear.
- Beach Riding – some of the most enjoyable fun you can have.
- Brew Kit – some thoughts on making a brew in the field.
- Cycle Clothing – thoughts and ideas for clothing for cycling.
- Fat Biking FAQ – a few useful questions and answers on fat biking.
- Fat Bike Tyres – sometimes ridiculed, but what do they know?
- Flat Pedals – custom pedals for getting wet and barefoot cycling.
- Hints and Tips – a few useful cycling and fat biking hints and tips.
- Lighting the Night – yes lights, lots of them, for seeing in the dark.
- Night Rides – venturing out when the sun goes down.
- Pugsley Begins – how I got into fat biking and the Surly Pugsley.
- Surly Krampug – build specification for my dirt track and off-road bike.
- Surly Ogre – build specification for my all-purpose bicycle.
- Surly Pugsley – build specification for my one-and-only fat bike.
- Camp Wood Trails – exploring some very muddy and wet local trails.
- Dalkeith Country Park – exploring a local country park.
- Full Moon Ride – exploring local trails by the light of the moon.
- Roslin to Shawfair – a damp ride on a favoured local circuit.
- Roslin to Shawfair – quick blast on the bicycle to beat the rains.
- The Cast & Mavisbank – exploring trails seen on Google map
- Bottle and Flasks – best way to carry water and hot drinks.
- Snow Patrol – snow, blizzards, howling winds, fun, fun, fun.
- Tools and Spares – just what to carry for emergency repairs.
- Braid Hills Trail – 3 miles off road trail in Edinburgh.
- Camp Wood – local industrial archaeology and hill fort.
- Gore Glen – excellent riverside route to the village of Temple.
- Gorebridge Gunpowder Mills – remains of industrial heritage site.
- Haddington to Longniddry railway walk – 4.5 mile route.
- Musselburgh to Penicuik cycleway – disused railway line route.
- Newbattle Woods – mixed trails for kick scooter and bicycle.
- North Esk Cycle Way – great ride right from the door step.
- Pencaitland Railway Path – 6.5-mile disused colliery rail route.
- Penicuik House Estate – mixed trails for walking and cycling.
- Springfield Mill, Lasswade – remains of industrial heritage site.
- The Grand Trail – 50k mostly off-road route on local trails.
- Vogrie Country Park – mixed trails for walking and cycling.
- Cycling Galleries – collection of photographs on cycling and fat biking.
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