Search:

Type: Posts; User: Rootchopper

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,297

    I don't. It wasn't continuous but it was better...

    I don't. It wasn't continuous but it was better than nothing.

    I usually ride this section with one hand shielding my eyes.
  2. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,297

    Use shrubbery to provide a screen between the...

    Use shrubbery to provide a screen between the Parkway and the trail, from Gravelly to the first flyover bridge and again at either end of the 4MR bridge. Riding south, headlights blind riders. Also,...
  3. $20K and 2 bikes or no deal.

    $20K and 2 bikes or no deal.
  4. Something about the Eggs in Space grabs me every...

    Something about the Eggs in Space grabs me every time I ride past it. I took pix of the statues and put them over on Flickr.

    https://www.flickr.com/photos/rootchopper/albums/72157716038691078
  5. There used to be a similar bridge just before...

    There used to be a similar bridge just before Mount Vernon. I wonder what the NPS was thinking when they put these in back in the day. They aren't pleasant for walking, biking or running. Maybe they...
  6. I wonder what the Cookie Lady would think?

    I wonder what the Cookie Lady would think?
  7. Found someone already. I can't because I may...

    Found someone already.

    I can't because I may be a witness for the plaintiffs
  8. I've lived in Fort Hunt for over 30 years....

    I've lived in Fort Hunt for over 30 years. There's tons of decent riding here. Divide the area in two, north and south of Little Hunting Creek (the creek one mile north of Mount Vernon). South of the...
  9. Yes. Great. You'd be perfect. Still need a male....

    Yes. Great. You'd be perfect. Still need a male. If you know anyone that would be great.

    Other than the info I mentioned, no other specifics.

    Here's who to contact:

    Rick Shapiro
    Shapiro &...
  10. Wanted: Male and Female cyclist for easy video job

    There is a personal injury lawsuit going on involving the security barrier at the end of South Royal Street in Old Town Alexandria. This barrier is supposed to protect the underside of the Woodrow...
  11. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,480

    Don't smell so hot neither.

    Don't smell so hot neither.
  12. Replies
    16
    Views
    4,403

    Thanks. It was a clever idea for a ride. We all...

    Thanks. It was a clever idea for a ride. We all had a great time.
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,537

    I don't recall this. I do remember the Ford plant...

    I don't recall this. I do remember the Ford plant being kind of spooky. Old Town was a bit of a mess 30 years ago. I remember looking at townhouses on Prince Street near the Metro. They could be had...
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,537

    You're a genius. I don't recall the routing but I...

    You're a genius. I don't recall the routing but I do recall being pleasantly surprised when I saw that the new trail went down to the river and around the townhouses at Ford's Landing (where there...
  15. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,537

    Mount Vernon Trail at old Wilson Bridge

    I was talking to someone today and mentioned that I had ridden South Royal Street used to run unimpeded under the old Wilson Bridge and intersected with South Street on the south side of the Beltway....
  16. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,881

    This is a total no brainer. There are issues with...

    This is a total no brainer. There are issues with deliveries and with the people who live and park in condos across from the Torpedo Factory but they've been solved in other cities many times.

    I...
  17. I have this white pine in my yard and it's oozing...

    I have this white pine in my yard and it's oozing sap. Should I chop it down or go on a bike ride?
  18. Replies
    55
    Views
    8,217

    If the cyclist had been a cop and the driver a...

    If the cyclist had been a cop and the driver a private citizen, would Roessler have drawn the same conclusion?
  19. Replies
    55
    Views
    8,217

    A Fairfax County police ran over and killed a...

    A Fairfax County police ran over and killed a pedestrian at the opposite side of this intersection less than 10 years ago.
  20. Replies
    21
    Views
    5,738

    You had me at pie.

    You had me at pie.
  21. Replies
    15
    Views
    4,060

    Same thing happened to me on Monday.

    Same thing happened to me on Monday.
  22. Replies
    51
    Views
    11,015

    I like the route changes as well. With a stiff...

    I like the route changes as well. With a stiff headwind coming up the Anacostia, I rode alone to and from the 11th Street Bridge. It seems like most riders opted to cross the East Capitol Street...
  23. Replies
    30
    Views
    8,637

    Sorry to hear this. Hope you're okay.

    Sorry to hear this. Hope you're okay.
  24. Replies
    30
    Views
    5,973

    Pictures from Alaska Avenue

    You may have noticed a woman taking pictures at Alaska Avenue. She's Patti Heck and she posted them on her Flickr page. If you've done the ride in prior years and don't mind scrolling down a long...
  25. Thanks. Not listed.

    Thanks. Not listed.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4