Eddie had been planning on coming out to visit and ride for a while and seeing as his visit coincided with Nikki and the kids visiting London I thought it only right and proper for us to embark on a daft adventure.
Yesterday I went on a short but really quite challenging fatbike ride. Only 10km in total (but seemed much longer with the amount of pushing and slow-paced deep snow riding) it provided some amazing views and really difficult terrain. In places the trail was compacted for about 30cm in the middle with knee-deep powder to
This afternoon I took advantage of the recent snow to get out and try my Fatbike out in the fluffy white stuff. It wasn’t a massive ride or particularly technical but it was a crap-load of fun and has managed to stop me feeling miserable about the coming winter. Below you can see a little
Early on Saturday morning (after getting up with Amelie at 05:30) I set off south to the Ardeche Gorge for a little 24 hour adventure.
Here, for your viewing pleasure is a short (really!) movie of the trip:
After dropping Nikki and Amelie off in Valence (they’re back in the UK for a week) I drove down to the Ardeche Gorge for another chance to use testing out kit as an excuse to get out into the hills and have a little fun!
Here, for the wordily-challenged among you is a little movie I made of this trip: