A whirlwind tour of 2014, in photos. Most of them are mine, but a few are not.
New Year’s Day 2014: Fat bikes, frozen lakes, cold, and snow. Starting the year right.
The best kind of beach riding.
2014 was the year of the frost-beard.
Told you so.
Early season single-speeding on the road, to get ready for Trans-Iowa.
Recovering from my back injury with the help of the old lady dog.
Riding fat during the spring thaw. I don’t think the Ox has been this clean since.
New binders for the Soma ES.
New-to-me VO Polyvalent, ready to roll.
On the way to Freeport, IL.
Easy rides on damp days are the best.
The TI drivetrain: 39×19.
Riding the dry gravels of Dairy Roubaix.
Post-crash Trans-Iowa back-pain-face.
Where TI ended.
Nate on the shores of Badfish.
Loaded for the only S240 of 2014.
Hammocking at Brigham.
The Soma ES, post-reconfiguration.
Summer roads with Nate.
Fat-bikes in Belleville, on the BST.
Lazy Sundays, watching Ride the Drive roll by.
A crisp fall day-tour with K.
On the long way home.
Rolling to New Glarus, for a visit to the brewery, the bakery, and the butcher shop.
On the Cannonball with K.
A quick visit to DSM for tacos and VIKING METAL.
Perfect now on Thanksgiving.
Nate and approximately 1 million geese.
Fat-bike bridge crew.
Into the woods (and 2015).