Tag Archives | Trails and Paths to Run or Bike

Finding the Crooked River Trail in the Boise National Forest for a Snow Hike

  Wild Greg and I have many things in common, but our sense of adventure is NOT one of them. On the ‘cautious-to-adventurous scale’, I fall well toward the cautious end, whereas he seems to intend to die in some happy accident. Still, I am convinced he would rather I not die a horrible death. […]

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Boise Turkey Trot Relay Great for Aerobic Endurance Base Building

If you are looking for an event where you can run at whatever pace is comfortable for you and still have just as much chance of winning as the fast runners, this is it. For this race relay, the Boise Y-Striders Turkey Trot, there are teams of 4 persons. Each member of the team gives […]

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Laws of the Road for Runners and Other Pedestrians in Idaho

If you are like me, your running paths include a lot of public government roads, which seem to all be categorized as “highways” in the Idaho State Code. Activity on all government roads is subject to state law, unless the roads are under city jurisdiction. County highway districts function under the Idaho Transportation Department. I […]

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Helpless Female Reviews Idaho Bicycle Laws

I’m afraid of moving vehicles, including the ones I’m powering. Still, I like to ride my bicycle and I thought it would give me some confidence on the road if I actually knew the laws for riding my bike on the road. I expected it to be overwhelming, given the propensity of lawmakers to make […]

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Running Around Jackson Wyoming in My Moc3s

If it had beenĀ a little warmer, Jackson would have been a nearly perfect town to run around in with bare feet that morning. The roads and paths were asphalt well within my comfort zone for longer distances. Also, there were wide bike pathways throughout town, without more than an occasional bike, so there was lots […]

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