Mountain Biking

Life, on the road, in my house…

  In 2011 I moved out of my Subaru and into a Toyota Tacoma Double cab truck with a Four Wheel camper. The Subaru was great, but eventually you kinda want a bed. I was spending 50 to 80 nights a year in my car and was doing this in every season as well as needed off road capabilities for those long approach desert rock climbs. I had a look around for what the best options were, Sprinters, Sportsmobiles and truck campers and came to the conclusion that 4 wheel drive is a must and it had to be an everyday driver. What fit the bill, the Four Wheel camper on a Double Cab, Long Bed Toyota...

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Seattle

I have been in Seattle for awhile now trying to train for my AMGA Alpine Guides exam, mostly on my mountain bike... The weather has been less than ideal, partners keep bailing (mostly for legit reasons), and I have rekindled my love for mountain biking. My last bike was purchased in 1997 and was a Trek Y-33, at the time, one of the best bikes made.   I went to the Trek dealer and started looking around... Disc Breaks, 5" of travel front and rear, 29er what??? Man, a lot has changed! I ended up getting a new Trek Fuel 9.8 ex and sales rep Jim told me to head to Tiger Mountain; so I did....

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