National Bike to Work Day: Memorial Day for your legs.

May 18, 2018 is National Bike to Work Day. Among the least observed events on the American calendar, Bike to Work Day is an open invitation to constituents of the labor force to shuck their corn-fed automobiles in favor of riding a bicycle to work. If we're being honest, Bike to Work Day is really…

Squeeze Box

On a recent trip to John Boyd Thacher State Park outside Albany, NY Maiya and I stumbled upon a curious apparatus for physique-based access restriction -- the Squeeze Box. I initially assumed it had been installed by park management or local authorities to help ensure the safety of park visitors in response to members' of…

on your right

The Icefields Parkway is a spectacular section of Alberta Highway 93 that parallels the Athabasca, Sunwapta, North Saskatchewan, Mistaya and Bow Rivers as it bisects Jasper National Park between the beautiful mountain towns of Jasper, AB and Lake Louise, AB. Together, Jasper and Banff National Parks draw many tourists each year, most of whom opt…