Cycle Salt Lake Century 2014 Refund Update

June 23, 2014 – In May, the Cycle Salt Lake Century was cancelled for several reasons including the health of the organizer, Jon Smith, and lower than expected rider registrations (See http://www.cyclingutah.com/sport-biking-and-bicycle-touring/road-sport-and-touring/cycle-salt-lake-century-cancelled-2014/ for details). Yesterday, Cycling Utah received a letter to the participants from Jon Smith. The text of the letter is below. We will […]

Iron Mountains Challenge

Iron Mountains Challenge

This 62.4-mile out-and-back ride travels along flat terrain in Cedar City, and hilly terrain to the west of the city. The hilly terrain is found within the Iron Mountains, which rise to 7,815 feet.

Escape from 101 – Touring in California Coastal Redwoods State and National Parks

Escape from 101 – Touring in California Coastal Redwoods State and National Parks

Our quiet soon came to an end as we entered Highway 101. If you have ever driven down this highway in the summer you have seen bicycle tourists in relatively large numbers. In all of our tours we have never seen so many bicycle tourists. A farm stand operator explained that we were riding against the grain as most bike tourists travel north to south.