Tom is an award winning producer/director. He is a long distance cyclist and avid basketball and volleyball player. He blames his love of traveling on his parents.


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The Path Less Chosen

Travel that's just a bit off the beaten trail.

 "The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page."

- St. Augustine

Getting from point A to point B by foot, bicycle, kayak, or some other non-motorized means.

Interesting destinations that make you want to linger, overnight or for several days.

Things that make the journey worthwhile, whether it's a brew pub or the perfect spot to watch the sunset.

More great people and places

May 22, 2017

The Ohio River defines the border between Kentucky and Indiana. On the south side of the river sits the metropolis of Louisville, home of the Kentucky Derby, Louisville Slugger baseball bats, and the 2013 NCAA Men’s College Basketball champions. On the north side of th...

March 27, 2017

A few years ago Outside Magazine cited Grand Rapids, Michigan as the best city for mountain biking in the country. While some cyclists may have scoffed at the time, the trail riding in Grand Rapids has only gotten better.

Many peo...

January 16, 2017

 Photo by Cindy Holzgen

It’s known as Big Blue to the locals and it is both big and very, very blue. Lake Tahoe straddles the California and Nevada border southwest of Reno. The alpine lake is high, deep, cold and gorgeous. The Caribbean blue waters are surrounded by mo...

January 14, 2017

The crisp air and falling leaves make autumn a great time to ride a bicycle. West Michigan offers some premier riding opportunities, few better than the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail. The White Pine is a former railroad line that has been converted into a line...

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