OK so it may look weird, but riding a unicycle off road is awesome fun.
The Camelbak bladder has had a slimey feel for a while now… hmm yeah quite a long while. The Big Bite valve has also been leaking for ages, and the ergolock/tap which gets used a lot due to the leaky bit valve falls apart regularly. I’ve had the bits and pieces to address all of these things in the drawer for a long time too.Read More
I last rode Poverty Gully in October 2008 on my way from Mt Franklin to Castlemaine on the KH29. Back then I arrived at Poverty Gully just on night fall, close to the end of a +30k MUni ride. It tested me out, as the lights of Castlemaine in the valley below seem so close but so far away, appearing briefly every now and then as the trail messed with my tired head, winding in and out of deep gullies for what seemed to be forever.Read More
Not a new KH shoe accessory but a very cool Australian reptile. Like me and Didj the Blue Tongue lizard was out on the trail today catching some sun, warming up after the unusually cold weekend that saw snow fall across the Central Highlands – don’t see that very often in late Spring.Read More
I headed back to the MTB trails in Wattle Flat, this time on the 36’er. It’s all fun single track but the section I was looking forward to most was the trail that snakes down a long gully, swooping back and forth into a dry creek bed many times. I’d ridden it on the 24 GUni and was interested to see what it would be like on the 36’er.Read More