Road Trip! All the Way to Memphis

Over the weekend the idea popped into my head that I should go see Graceland over Spring Break.  Huge Elvis fan? Nope. Intrigued by southern landscapes and hospitality?  I mean, sure. Any rationalization of Graceland as a destination, however, can really be explained quite simply:

It’s always a great time for a road trip.

So this week I’ve been grumping around about my lack of willing companions, when I ran into my friend Jess out on the trails this afternoon. Not only is she willing, but she’s excited! She is a fellow singlespeeder, and we are going to bring our bikes along and weave in some epic rides along the way. Super excited!  Stay tuned for further developments.

(And yes, obviously, the title is a reference to Mott the Hoople’s classic song, and you should familiarize yourself with it immediately if need be:
http://youtu.be/a0CtET6sL6g 
Enjoy those fabulous white thigh-high platform boots, too.)

About Jesse Piersol

Griot. Filmmaker. Fatbike aficionado.
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