On January 31st the U.K. left the E.U. and it has made me sad, ashamed, and angry.
Whenever I’m alone in the mountains, whether it’s cycling, hiking, camping, or just taking photos, there are times when I
Mt. Gozaisho – This was our fourth time hiking up there this year, including one snow hike, and there’s every
I’ve been cycling ever since I was a kid. When I moved to Japan permanently way back in 2001 I
Back in August while browsing trails on the wonderful YAMAP app I came across a trail starting just outside Agematsu
The gateway to this part of the Minami Alps (南アルプス) is high up in Oshika village (大鹿村) in southern Nagano
Every now and then I get a strong desire to head out to Chausuyama (茶臼山), Urugi (売木), and Tenryu (天龍)
Probably my favourite road in Japan these days. Deep in the Nagano mountains but within reach of Nagoya. While riding we