Gear Reviews

Fan review : Indoor training fans and the art of cooling
ShowersPass Ultra Lightweight Crosspoint Waterproof Socks
Specialized SWORKS Vent Road Shoe
Peaty’s Tire Sealant review
Wahoo Bolt “Stealth” Cycling Computer
Work Jersey by Ornot
SRAM AXS Force 2020
Rapha Pro team lightweight backpack
Ornot MagicShell Jacket
Halo Sweatband review
Yakima Racks Jetstream and Highroad longterm test
Rapha’s new turbo trainer duds.
Wahoo Kickr Core
MSW Airstream inflator head
Continental Terra Trail and Speed gravel tires
Heart-rate monitors – armband vs chest strap. Wahoo TickrFit
Showers Pass Transit CC Jacket
Specialized S-Works EXOS Cycling Shoes
Ottolock Hexband Destruction!
Castelli Free Aero Race 4.0 Cycling Bib Shorts
Silca Viaggio – the digital smartphone floor pump
Ottolock upgrades to the new Hexband technology
Castelli Emergency Weather Jacket
Not a Park Tool, but Silca Ypsilon Wrench
Blake, the on the bike chino pant by Chrome Industries
Knog Blinder LED Bike Light
Atlas and Odyssey rain jackets from Showerspass
Rapha 2018 Lightweight Brevet Cycling Jersey
Rapha Technical T Shirt, part of the 2018 Explore collection
Giant Surge Team Road Shoes
Apidura Saddle Pack, pack it all in touring
A worthy trail tool? Wolftooth Pack Pliers
Tech: Wolftooth ReMote Dropper Lever
DoubleDarn – Portland Handcrafted Cycling Caps
Chrome Kadet Product Review
Garmin vs Wahoo computers
Winter Boots – Shimano MW7 2017/2018
Daybot by PDW – locally designed, consciously crafted bike light
Ottolock rugged cycle security – the Improved V2
Rack it up : Bike Rack storage 101
You could be shivering, Ornot. Winter Cycle clothing
VIBE LED Lights – be seen, be safe
PDW Full fenders in full swing
Chrome Welterweight Hondo
Product Review : Saltzman SS Jersey
Product Review : Super wet yet warm? Chilly Grip H2o might be a solid glove for you.
A Beacon of Light by Showers Pass
Glacier Gloves for Commuters
Oakley EV Zero
Apidura Saddle Bag
Rapha Pro Team Gloves
Castelli Tempesta Shoe Covers
Shimano XC-70 MTB Shoe
Bosch e bike technology


Olive, Camo and International orange, what a nice combo!
Color Options
Saddle Bag – B Roll
Breadwinner bicycle b-roll
Buckysews instagram

Routes (more roadish)

Marmot 70 (Planning)
Circumnavigate Mt.Hood 2020
PDX Coolvid19
Parrett Mountain
Lost Lake
12 Great Portland road rides
– Pleasure no treasure 29 miles
– Rock Creek Classic 35 miles
– Forest Park Shred 35 miles
– Lake Oswego Loop 38 miles
– Boring and back
– Vista house / crown point
– King Kong Classic 52 miles
– Canby ferry loop – 54 miles
– Tickle Creek – 60miles
– Bull run especial – 70miles
– Larch Mountain – 84miles
Bull Run – Classic Portland Route
Mt. Rainier – Stevens Canyon
Mt. St Helens – Spirit Lake Highway
Windy Ridge NF25/99
Sisters to Smith Rock
Circumnavigate Mt.Hood
Petal Pedal ride
Mt Rainier – Sunrise ridge, Cayuse & Chinook Pass
Vernonia Century
Tickle Creek ride

Routes (more gravelish)

Chenoweth Upness
Gravel exploring, r.e.a.d.m.e.n.o.w
Winter Creek 2019
Panther Creek, Gifford Pinchot
Lyle Explorer 2.05
Mosier Eagle Caves
Klickitat Explorer
Dalles Mountain 60 (DM60)
Burger Lodge Loop
Mosier G Con 1

Route Dev: Recon in Winthrop WA
Route Dev : Mosier Multisport + Eagle Caves 8.01b
Route Dev : Gifford Pinchot NF 0.3c
Route Dev : Timberline 6c
Route Dev : Parkdale / Lawrence Lake
Route Dev : Gifford Pinchot NF 0.2b
Route Dev : Cloud Cap 03A
Ride this! Deschutes River Trail Oregon

Tips and Tricks

Training Tips
Cold Winters, Hot Liquids
The quick and effective; cheap and easy way to clean your chain
Autumn Cycling Tips
XD and XDr ? are you mking the switch
Winter Waterproofing, DWR’s, Knits, Stretch, Wovens and Ply’s
Care for your waterproof gear
Replacing Cartridge Bearings
Thread-locker – Let’s use this stuff
Punctures licious Q&A and Tips
How to ride gravel
Gravel exploring, It’s all good, until it’s not

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