The light of autumn on November 15, 2020.
The light of autumn on November 15, 2020.

offtrail.guru

A small blog about offtrail riding, allroad cycling, fatbiking and singlespeeding.

Patrick

Fat Biking

Fat-biking in the Jura on March 25, 2018.

Most Swiss my age basically grew up skiing. I didn't. I only got my first pair of skies a year before we went to skiing camp with high-school. I sold my skies the same year I graduated from high-school and have never skied again. For one, it's an expensive sport, but more importantly it's a hobby that requires travelling each time you want to hit the slopes. And that's the biggest turnoff for myself. Driving an hour or more on busy weekend highways, arriving at filled up parking lots, then standing in line at the lifts to get up the mountain and meet more long lines at mountain restaurants when hunger calls - that's not how I care to spend the weekend.

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