Mountain Biking near Munster, France

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You know your weekend is bound for good things when it starts with a rainbow! For our anniversary we decided to visit Colmar, France for both the charming scenery as well as the great mountain biking throughout the Alsace region. We ended up mountain biking near Munster, France in the Vosges mountains about 30 minutes from Colmar. We were up early, packed up our bikes and left Colmar driving towards Munster. We picked up some … Read More

Mountain Biking in Zermatt, Switzerland

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Just beautiful! Zermatt, Switzerland

To celebrate our good friend Avery’s birthday, we took off towards Zermatt, Switzerland early Saturday morning. Kelley grabbed this Coke at the gas station so it was bound to be a good day…. right? After parking in Tasch (Zermatt is a carless city), we took the train into Zermatt and another up to Gornergrat, the starting point for our MTB ride. Unfortunately, this downhill course was a little too advanced for my skill level as … Read More

Evian, France & Le Locle, Switzerland

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Audi TT 2000

It was an amazing weekend to say the least! We purchased a new car, drove to Evian, France for dinner, mountain biked 18 miles and 4100 feet of elevation gain AND got engaged.¬†I think we were rather productive. ūüôā Here’s what it looked like from our end… First off… we got a new car! Well old, but new to us! We took her for a spin over to Evian, France. The sunset over Lake Geneva … Read More

Weekend getaway to Gelterkinden, Switzerland

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Gelterkinden

This past weekend, we visited our friends Aaron & Gabriela in their quaint little village of Gelterkinden in the German-speaking region of Switzerland. It was so nice to get off the mountain and have a change of scenery. ¬†We jumped on the cog train in Leysin at 17:00 on Friday, and 4 hours and 5 trains later, we had made it to “Gelty.” Considering we were¬†traveling with mountain bikes and gear, it wasn’t too bad … Read More