Bike Touring as a First-Time Solo Rider
C&O Canal Towpath 5 Day
In July 2018 Claudia S. set out on a 5-day bike trip on the C&O Canal Towpath as a solo rider. Claudia, from Rockville, Md., had never done a solo trip so embarking on her first one brought some trepidation.
A Photographic Tour of the Great Allegheny Passage
Noble Invention Rider Spotlight: Brian
Brian Collins joined us for a trip on the Great Allegheny Passage in October 2018 trip as a solo rider. From San Francisco, California, Brian clearly has a great eye for what makes a good picture – …
Tropical Storm Gordon and Hurricane Florence Prompts Cyclist Jim Mullane To Switch Gears
Noble Invention Rider Spotlight: Jim
Jim Mullane, from Cleveland, OH, is an avid cyclist who spends most of his time on the Ohio and Erie Canal Trail (OEC). Having explored over 100 miles of …
Daily Progress Reports on the GAP and C&O Canal
Noble Invention Rider Spotlight: Paula and David
Paula and David kept us entertained during their 7-day Pittsburgh to DC self-guided bike trip last season as they shared their trail photos with us daily. We love their enthusiasm for the trail!
DAY 1. PITTSBURGH TO CONNELLSVILLE
Bike Touring Lessons Learned So Far: Two Days and 84 Miles
Ready to roll with …