Tag Archives: bikes

48. Ride Your Bike to Bar Double S

It’s time to get out of the Fort and over to Laporte for some craft brews and live tunes. Bar Double S has been around for a while (formerly known as the Swing Station) but with a new owner and great local music there’s new energy at this old community honky tonk. After many years working for New Belgium and travelling [...]

47. Swim, Bike, and Run in a Triathalon

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to watch the Fort Collins Triathlon and Duathlon. Don’t worry, if you’re reading this after the fact, there’s a long list of similar events throughout the year in Fort Collins and Colorado. The Fort Collins Tri consisted of a 1/4 mile swim at Epic Pool, a 13 mile [...]

25. Soapstone Prairie

The Soapstone Prairie is one of those places I would never have thought to visit if it hadn’t been suggested to me. I first heard about Soapstone from a very nice man at the Old Town Visitor’s Bureau when I asked him what his favorite thing to do in Fort Collins was. Of all the [...]

13. Enjoy a cup of locally-roasted coffee at the Bean Cycle

The Bean Cycle is right around the corner from my office in Old Town. I get at least one cup of coffee a day here when I’m at work and after talking to Penelope (one of the Brandt family owners) I found quite a few new reasons why the Bean Cycle needs to be on [...]