Cheryl Soshnik: the Grande Dame of Bike Touring

Cheryl Soshnik: the Grande Dame of Bike Touring

Cheryl did her first long bike tour in 1975, the year I did my first multi-month tour. A lot has changed in the bike-touring world since that time though some things never change. You still need attitude and time, but most everything else has changed. I am honored to have Cheryl, from Park City, Utah, as my first subject for my new column profiling people that travel self-supported on their bicycle.

Fat: Friend or Foe?

Looking back on the nutrition articles we have published so far in Cycling Utah, there is a major topic that needs to be addressed… FAT. The three letter f-word, or is it?

Bike Utah, a Utah Bike Advocacy Non-Profit, to Hold Fundraiser on October 22, 2014 in Salt Lake City

Bike Utah, a Utah Bike Advocacy Non-Profit, to Hold Fundraiser on October 22, 2014 in Salt Lake City

October 13, 2014 – Bike Utah, the state non-profit bike advocacy organization, is hosting a fundraising event on October 22, 2014. The event, titled ‘Love, Peace, and Chain Grease’, will raise funds to support Bike Utah’s advocacy efforts, including bike safety for children, and improved bike legislation. Representative Johnny Anderson, (Taylorsville), will be speaking on […]

Parley’s Canyon Trail Study Completed

After close to five years, Salt Lake County has completed the Parley’s Canyon Trail Feasibility Study. The Parley’s Canyon Trail was conceived by Gordon Stam in approximately 2006. Several years later, Mr. Stam convinced Salt Lake County to pursue the study, at a cost of $75,000.