Tag: trail riding

Day 40: the new mountain bike

We bought these a few weeks ago but only got them out for the first time today. Long overdue, a mountain bike that actually works, and costs more than $70! 

Clutha valley ride day 2: Roxburgh to Lawrence

Day two, and this one was the biggie, 73km, but hopefully flatter than yesterday afternoon. And, it was forecast rain. We planned to stop at Millers Flat for morning tea, where a masters rower has a caravan. He wasn’t riding so agreed to organise… Continue Reading “Clutha valley ride day 2: Roxburgh to Lawrence”

Clutha river valley bike ride: Day 1

the rowing club decided to do the river trail mountain bike rode from Alexandra to Lawrence, usually two trails tackled on two different occasions. I have a cheap mountain bike but have never ridden it further than the shops, but I that, what the… Continue Reading “Clutha river valley bike ride: Day 1”