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The Pedalshift Project 024: Erie Canal bike touring plus July #podcastapalooza

On the eve (ok close to the eve) of some Erie Canal bike touring, we delve into the route, the region and more. Plus, a special Erie Canal-centric bike touring story from a friend of the show and a list of the insane number of Pedalshift podcasts coming at you in July! #podcastapalooza

Pedalshift Project 024Hey it’s the direct download link for episode 024

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July #podcastapalooza

  • Pedalshift invades the Rose City and The Sprocket Podcast 245 (part 1 || part 2). This show was in-ter-est-ing.[footnote]This is funny. Trust me.[/footnote] You should subscribe to The Sprocket Podcast, but if you want to stream this ep, knock yourself out:

Sprocket Podcast 245 – Part 1

Sprocket Podcast 245 – Part 2

  • This show… hi!
  • The next Pedalshift tour is along the Erie Canal, starting July 11th! We’ll be firing up Volume 3 of Pedalshift Tour Journals podcast with multiple minisodes every day of the week long tour. Explore western NY with a western NY native (that would be me). Looks like a little Canada too… more to come. Reminder Pedalshift Tour Journals has the full DC-Pittsburgh C+O/GAP ride through Thursday the 9th.
  • Next episode… a special bonus show celebrating 25 episodes of Pedalshift featuring a full-length interview with FOTS Andrew and Stephanie coming at you July 16th (whaa! A week early?)
  • But wait! There’s more! Episode 026 comes at you July 23rd with a wrap up of the Erie Canal tour plus catching up on all that’s going in the Pedalshift community. July is full of podcasts. It’s a #podcastapalooza.

The Erie Canalfairport

  • Region
  • History
  • Riding conditions
  • Learn more things that might be true over at Wikipedia.

Bike touring story

  • Type 2 Fun, an Erie Canal bike touring story
  • Special thanks to FOTS[footnote]We all know FOTS=”friend of the show,” right?[/footnote] Ethan Georgi. Check out his pics over on Instagram: @ethangeorgi.


The Pedalshift Project theme is America courtesy of Jason Kent off his self-titled solo album. Check out his band Sunfields‘ new release, Habitat, wherever cool music resides. And hey, new video for Ghost!