Category Archives: Gravel

Travel by Gravel with Rather Be Cycling

The Roads More Gravelled with Rather Be Cycling

Have you gone over to the Dark Side yet? The new Dark Side is Gravel Riding which was, of course, a thing before it was called Gravel.  When I started club riding in the early 80’s (1980’s not 1880’s!) it …
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Posted on by Cheryl | In Gravel, Thoughts, Trips

West Highlands Gravel Recce Part 1

West Highlands Mini Recce – The Clammy Chamois Rides Again
Day 1
Speed Bonnie Boat Like a Bird on the Wing Over the Sea …. to Mull
A wee half and half day from Craignure to Tobermory.  Half on tarmac and half on glorious gravel.  The section of forestry road overlooking Loch Frisa ………
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Posted on by Gav McDonald | In Gravel, Recces, Voiture Balai

The Wrang Way Roond

The Wrang Way Roond
As much as I’d like to I cannot take the credit for the concept of riding from Ayr to Lockerbie via Wanlockhead, mainly off road and on cross bikes.  That honour falls to Marcus Shields, he who hails from Sorn but habitually resides in that there London.
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Posted on by Gav McDonald | In Gravel, Recces, Thoughts, Voiture Balai