Sim Works and GSC ride Tomorrow!

Happy Hour at the shop around 5PM…and leaving for ride around 6PM.

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Sim Works Pop-up at GSC this weekend!!!

There will also be a Friday evening sunset ride and happy hour at Golden Saddle Cyclery starting at 5PM, the ride will leave around 6PM to one of the two Blacktops(Griffith or Elysian) and we’ll just kick it till it’s dark.

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Don’t forget to eat while Riding!

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Image from…HERE!

R.I.P Bike + Book + Hatchet

I wrote a little something about Rivendell’s Bike + Book + Hatchet for The Radavist, urging people to visit this wonderful store before they closed, hopefully everyone made it!

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The modest Bike + Book + Hatchet storefront is tucked away on Main Street and easy to miss mixed in among stores like Pottery Barn, Chanel, Neiman Marcus, etc. That being said, B+B+H stands out as definite departure from the otherwise cookie cutter shopping zone and chain restaurants that surround it. At the entrance a lengthy explanation sets the scene for what you can expect inside and gives the impression in no uncertain terms that not everyone in Walnut Creek gets it. I’m not surprised. B+B+H is old world retail with handmade signs, orderly but not neat displays, a pile of old records on the ground to provide the soundtrack and staff that really care about what they’re selling you. Now that’s just crazy.

Continue reading and see more photos…HERE!

A brief history of an American Legend!