Tag Archives: Missouri

Tour of the Ozarks Part 4

Day 4 Gasconade to Meremac Springs Park This was only a 60 mile day but it felt like the hardest day of the tour to me.  The temperature and humidity were high and I felt very fatigued.  This day the … Continue reading

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Tour of the Ozarks Part 3

Day 3 Bendavis to Gasconade Resort We left Homer’s friendly farm in good spirits on Friday morning and made haste toward Hartsville.  I realized that the mild soreness I had felt after the first day had developed into very sore … Continue reading

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Tour of the Ozarks Part Two

DAY TWO Powder Mill to Bendavis We quickly pulled up the tent and struggled to keep it from blowing away in the wind.  Rain was coming down lightly and a downpour seemed evident.  We quickly evacuated the dirt patch and … Continue reading

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Tour de Corn 2016

Thanks to a really nice co-worker I was able to make the Tour de Corn this year.  My pal Shon went with me, he wanted to ride the 100 mile route, but I didn’t.  Essentially I just wimped out, it’s … Continue reading

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Saddle Sores

I will never be a great rider for alot of reasons, but one of the most annoying is my penchant to get saddle sores.  I have a really painful one right now and just finished a 46 mile ride trying … Continue reading

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