Archive for the Cycling Category

Added a New Route

Posted in Cycling on June 28, 2008 by jstevenperry

This one goes from my house to ALLTEL, then does the River Trail. That doesn’t sound so hard, does it. Try riding it. Here’s a link to mapmyride.com:

Rockwood <-> ALLTEL + River Trail
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And They Say Little Rock Isn’t Bike Friendly…

Posted in Cycling, Rants on June 28, 2008 by jstevenperry

I was riding today. Noodling along, just trying to enjoy the ride. When I came upon this. Now, I’ve been here a few times before, but I never noticed the conflicting signs. What’s a conscientious bike rider and law abiding citizen (I don’t run stop lights either) to do?

lr-bike-friendly-town1

Just thought I’d share. I was like, “Aw hells nah” when I saw this… Funny, man! Yeah, Yeah, I know the “Do not Enter” is for automobile traffic, but it struck me kind of funny anyway.

Burns Park Trail Maps

Posted in Cycling on June 3, 2008 by jstevenperry

Picked these up today at the Burns Park Visitor’s Center.

River Trail Map

Burns Park Trail Descriptions

Burns Park Trail Map

I was told at the Visitor’s Center that the Equestrian and Boy Scout trails, which used to be off limits to Mountain Bikes, are now “multi-use” trails. So if anybody gives you s— for riding your MTB up in there, tell ’em the rules have changed, yo.