“Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead” inspires – Places to pick up fresh produce

Roadside stands can be found throughout summer alongthe route.  After watching the documentary Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead, we were inspired by Joe Cross and the way he traveled around with his juicer to share his health epiphany with others. (Watch the documentary for free on Hulu here).There are many places around the Back Roads […]

posted by lorain at 2:02 pm

Ready to run!

Spring has sprung, well it sure is trying to anyway. Have you dusted off those running shoes? Hope so, because we have a handful of spring runs and walks to recommend to get you moving! Tappan Square, Oberlin in bloom April 20th Earthday 5k Run/WalkTappan Square, OberlinThe mission of the Earthday 5K is to endorse and primote […]

posted by lorain at 4:04 pm
labels: 5k, half marathon, run

Celebrating winter!

This little arctic blast may take you off two wheels for a few days, but it definitely doesn’t take you off the Back Roads and Beaches Multi-Sport Route. Discover something exciting along the BRaB this winter. Winter Days Festival photo by Mark Teleha With our temps in the twenties this weekend, it’s fitting for the Lorain County Metro Parks annual […]

posted by lorain at 5:05 pm
labels: ice, sledding, winter

Snow Sports

Snow doesn’t always mean putting the bike away! The cold and snowy winter season is thoroughly upon us Ohioans, and with that comes the opportunity for winter sports! Of course, snow is by no means needed for all winter sports. Any day this winter you can head out for a hike somewhere like the Vermillion River […]

posted by lorain at 9:09 am
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