Archive for August, 2016

the… wait for it… mcleod

This shot of my favorite hand tool, the mcleod, in the flowerbed of my home kinda hit me yesterday. Why? I will admit there were a few beers involved, which is why I’m writing this now rather than during… As an old friend and I threw back a few light beers and did maintenance work […]

August 4, 2016 · Ken · Comments Closed
Posted in: LAMBA

the MTB experience coming to Vinton

It’s a cool scenario:  folks from Vinton visit Cedar Rapids, ride Beverly Park singletrack, and ask the question “Why not in our hometown?” To make a long story short – Vinton Parks & Rec. contacts LAMBA, your local IMBA chapter assists them with a plan, IMBA grants a trail care crew visit, and wallah… backyard trails […]

August 1, 2016 · Ken · Comments Closed
Posted in: LAMBA