Cycling Route: Crocodile Island

I went for a cycling trip with a small group of local cyclists on a Saturday in May, to get a good look at the Crocodile Island 鱷魚島, which can be found in the Fei-ts’ui Reservoir 翡翠水庫 in Shiding District 石碇區 of New Taipei City. It is a 41km route with a maximum altitude of 583m and an elevation gain 1871m. The route is designed by the group leader Sean Fang.

Cycling Route: Maokong Loop – Climb Training

Maokong Loop is a 13km long, single-peak (326m) cycling route in Wenshan District, South East of Taipei City. We went there on a public holiday in May, me on a Rikulau Audax Hercules and Lois on a Klever Q Comfort. Maokong is a popular tourist area where people can take the Maokong Gondola at the

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Cycling Route: Fengguizui Lookout – Climb Training

Fengguizui Lookout (風櫃嘴) is a very popular destination for those Taipei cyclists who want to get some quick training on climbing. Today, I tested myself to see if I can make it to the Lookout at 598m above sea level. I took the 6.5km Wanxi Industry Road (萬溪產業道路) and start climbing. It is a well

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Ride with Your Bike on Taipei Metro

Where: Taipei When: 27 Aug 2017 Who: Peter Goal: To explore Ximending (西門町) and ride home along the Tamsui River (淡水河) and Keelung River (基隆河) Taipei Metro (MRT) is willing to take passengers with bicycles during weekends and holidays. Cyclists can bring their bicycles with them to the front and rear cars of each train

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