Sunday, May 25, 2014
GeoWoodstock XII: Caching The Katy
The day after GeoWoodstock 12 was one such event: biking and caching along the Katy, which is a trail that runs 238 miles north/south along the Missouri River. The event was held at a bike shop where I was able to rent a bike for the afternoon.
The trail - at least the section I rode - is all hard-packed limestone, which can get really sloppy when it gets soaked. It had rained pretty hard in the morning so many cachers made alternate plans to ride on a paved trail. However by the time it came to ride the Katy had dried up, so I went on my own with Plan A and road 29.5 miles along the Katy:
Despite the pain in my joints I had a great time, and I would do it again... who's coming with me?