The Adventure Almanac

April 29, 2022

Sonoma cycling offers an impressive range of rides, including multiple hundo options. A “hundo” is shorthand for a hundred mile ride. And yet it’s more than a century ride. Not in distance, but in adventure. Unlike a century, which is usually undertaken by most cyclists as an organized and supported event, we’d like to think of a hundo as an informal and self-supported 100-mile...

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February 9, 2022

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February 4, 2022

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December 21, 2021

When we wrote about cycling in wet weather–wet and cold, in fact–on the Hidden Eel Lost Coast tour, a pretty common response was a...