Tag Archives: bigfoot

Scary Nighttime Animal Encounters

scary nighttime animal encounters

 Have you ever been camping in the woods and heard a noise outside and thought to yourself, “Is there a big, scary animal outside my tent?” Well, in this storytime video from Darren Alff, the Bicycle Touring Pro, you will hear about three scary nighttime encounters with animals from Darren’s bicycle touring adventures all […]

My Terrifying Encounter With The “Wild Man”

 My eyes were open, but all I could see was darkness. Pure black. A vague cloud of charcoal swirled in front of my eyes and I struggled to gain focus. I knew where I was, but I was unable to do anything about it. I was laying on my back, incapable of movement, and […]

Halloween In Romania – Inspired By Bigfoot

I spent Halloween this year in the small resort town of Poiana, Romania. I didn’t speak to anyone all day long and spent most of the time either on my computer or hiking around town and in the nearby woods. I snapped this photo of myself while out on my Halloween hike. Since I did […]

Bigfoot, Spacemen & Overprotective Moms

Loire Valley France Castle Bike Tour

On the first of the month I shared an email with you from a reader named “Phil G.” If you read that email in full, you would have learned that Phil was planning to make a trip by bike this coming year, but that he had some fears about making it happen. Not only did […]

The Weirdest Email I’ve Ever Received

Every day I receive dozens of emails from individuals around the world who are planning, preparing for, or executing their own bicycle touring adventures. Most of these emails are from people who have questions about what to pack, where to go, or any number of other normal bike travel topics. As is expected, every once […]