Category Archives: Biking

Henry is Ten

As Kristine and I walked around Lake Padden this morning, we reminisced about another 3-mile walk she took exactly 10 years ago. At 40 weeks pregnant, and after 2 months of bed rest, Kristine decided to walk to Blue Moon … Continue reading

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Fry Lodge Mobile

For nearly two months, starting as soon as the kids are out of school, Fry Lodge is going mobile. For most of the summer we’ll be living in our RV as we travel around the Pacific Northwest. We’re calling it … Continue reading

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Living on Lopez – NBD

This weekend we were reminded of how lucky we are to live where we live. Henry and Ruby closed out their respective baseball seasons on Saturday by playing each other’s teams. Lopez won. I started my Sunday with a 20-mile … Continue reading

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Gotta love bicycle weather in January

A year ago, living in NYC, we didn’t even consider outdoor activity in January. With temperatures in the 50s on Lopez  today, Henry and I took a nice bike ride this afternoon around the south end of the island. The … Continue reading

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The Biker and the Storyteller

I’ve always wanted to make a business trip where I could completely rely on my bike for transportation. But it’s always been too convenient to take a car – either my own or somebody else’s, whether that be hitching a … Continue reading

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Fryman goes inter-island

As I walked my bike up our driveway at 5:30am, I couldn’t see a damn thing. My headlamp highlighted a sphere of nothingness in front of me. I had to rely on my memory of the quarter-mile gravel road that … Continue reading

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Lopez Sights

Clockwise from top right: 1) Cloud bank over Lopez Sound viewed from Mud Bay 2) Overlooking Watmough Bay on the south end of Lopez 3) The Galley Dock in Fisherman’s Bay 4) Swifts Bay Farm on Cross Road

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