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About trike hobo

Steve Greene is a naturalist, philosopher, and teller of tales. He pursues absolute truth in all things, modifying his existence as supported by legitimate evidence. His ideological foundation rests on the respect of life, as he follows a path of health, serenity, and maximum functional longevity. He has authored eleven books, and is a noted authority on Death Valley National Park, human powered recumbent cycle touring, fitness and longevity, and professional law enforcement. Steve has not owned a petroleum powered automobile since 2008, as part of his environmental preservation paradigm. He eats an organic vegan diet, exercises regularly, and enjoys exploring the wilderness. Harmony with nature tops his priorities. To learn more about Steve, please visit: http://wildsteve.wordpress.com

Overland Tricycle Journey … some Highlights in Japan

This presentation includes the prelude of Matt and a JaYoe online follower as they prepare to enter the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster area. He gets special shoes, socks, and even a full body suit with mask to remain radiation-free. Oh, and … Continue reading

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Overland Tricycle Journey … Riding Philosophy

View more of Matt Galat’s world tour at: http://jayoe.com/vlog/

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Overland Tricycle Journey … Hills and Trike Repairs

View more of Matt Galat’s world tour at: http://jayoe.com/vlog/

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Do you have a recumbent trike to sell?

There is now a dedicated page on Trike Asylum, under the “MORE” menu in the main menubar, with the sole objective of providing a place for recumbent trike owners to sell their trikes. On the page, just leave a comment … Continue reading

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Overland Tricycle Journey … sometimes on a ferry!

Matt Galat pedals his HP Velotechnik trike from Hakodate to Aomori, Japan, and also reveals his desire to review great hamburgers all over the world (wait until you see the mega-huge five tier hamburger they serve in Hakodate – and … Continue reading

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Overland Tricycle Journey … sometimes in tunnels!

Matt Galat reveals the truth about triking through tunnels, along with the upside of road angels, and how they are helpful for a rider on an overland tricycle journey … FOR MORE OF MATT’S PRESENTATIONS, VISIT HERE!

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More on Jen and Tony’s Australian Trike Tour …

Below is an article and photo from the Central & North Burnett Times newspaper about the challenging overland trike journey that Jen and Tony recently completed: SPORT Cyclists venture on a trip of a lifetime 20th Sep 2017 9:45 AM … Continue reading

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Triker Jen completes challenging trike tour!

This just in from Jen Fleming, the Aussie wild gal who set out on an overland trike journey not long ago. She and Tony have completed the enlightening and challenging trek, and sent me an email link for any Trike … Continue reading

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Overland Tricycle Journey … sometimes in the rain!

Matt Galat discusses triking in the rain, among other things, which include a very helpful review of how his Arkel panniers met the challenge of keeping his cargo dry … FOR MORE OF MATT’S PRESENTATIONS, VISIT HERE!

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2015 ICE Adventure for sale – like new …

2015 ICE Adventure RS 20″ Literally like new, less than 200 miles ridden, garaged. Accessories included:  Dual bar-end mirrors / Water bottle cage riser and cage / Front mount accessory bar / Rear rack for suspension models with trunk and … Continue reading

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To all Hurricane & Fire Trikers: Update us – RE: your safety

This request also goes out to all cyclists, including those with four wheels (quads) and two wheels (bicycles). Please let us all know your condition. What has happened to you and the area where you live? Are you still home? … Continue reading

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“North Korea launched a missile over my head!” – JaYoe!

A recent video log from Matt Galat, of the JaYoe world recumbent tricycle tour: For more of the latest JaYoe world trike tour, click HERE.

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Floridian Trikers – Time to Hunker Down!

To all of our triking and cycling friends who live in Florida, including Catrike Quad rider Zachary Mohrmann (otherwise known here on Trike Asylum as the ever-popular commenter armadillozack), please stay safe out there. Park those trikes and quads, bolt … Continue reading

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The latest evolution of two ICE T trikes …

Over in England, where ICE trikes are made, TA follower Alonzo Savage has been upgrading his trike and that of his wife over the last few years. What began as standard ICE model T trikes with 20” wheels all round, … Continue reading

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ICE Full Fat trike, and accessories, for sale …

Fully equipped immaculate ICE Full Fat & accessories for sale HERE. ($3500 firm)

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Trike Hobo’s Stability Ball – the new way to fitness!

The Trike Hobo ditches his office computer chair for a stability exercise ball as yet another one of his bizarre ways to further increase his health and fitness level, and thereby extend his longevity to its maximum potential. The stability … Continue reading

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Trike Hobo to sell ICE Full Fat and accessories

Click HERE to read more if you are interested in acquiring this recumbent tricycle.

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Trike rider struck in Thailand

Trike Asylum reader and overland triker Steven Telck will be trike touring later this year in Thailand. He is part of a small group of enthusiastic cyclists who tour together. He explains about a group friend who was hit recently … Continue reading

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E.T. – Eclipse Triker

Commemorating the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017

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2017 Fort Stevens HPV Recumbent Retreat

STILL TIME TO SIGN UP (IF YOU ARE QUICK ABOUT IT) September 8-10, 2017 – Oregon Coast Okay, it’s getting close now! This annual event used to occur in August, so teachers could attend, but recently (2016, I think), it … Continue reading

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The Story behind Trike Hobo’s fatrike …

  The following article was written in March 2015, shortly after I sold my Catrike 700 in order to raise additional cash needed to acquire a new fatrike. More can be read HERE. The Story From a very early age … Continue reading

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Trike Hobo cruising neighborhood on Bigfoot

Fatrikes are awesomely comfortable on pavement! Plus, they really show up well … An easy local residential cruise on the exceptionally mega-comfy mega-trike is a great way to spend a lazy summer afternoon in August. Fatrikes are always a blast … Continue reading

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English ICEman, the triking troubadour

Alonzo Savage rides and strums the English countryside: Alonzo’s wife Margaret also rides an ICE trike, pictured here with the troubadour’s trike:

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ICE Frame Failure on 2017 Tour de Wyoming

While riding the 2017 Tour de Wyoming epic cycling event, Trike Asylum reader Steven Telck, who rides a 2011 ICE Adventure recumbent trike, experienced a catastrophic frame failure far out on the open road. This post presents known facts about … Continue reading

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ICE Sprint in lavender field in Sequim, Washington

Kathie Boley, avid Trike Asylum reader and trike pilot, is spending some time this summer up north in Washington, having left the more southerly areas of California where she and  her husband Paul live, and at every opportunity the triking … Continue reading

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Ticks, no signal, hilly countryside – JaYoe in Japan

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Jen and Tony’s Australian outback trike tour

Have you been keeping up with Jen and Tony and their adventurous outback trike journey? It seems there are many new trike adventurers taking the plunge and pedaling long distances these days compared to just seven years ago, when only … Continue reading

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Ten of the best rail cycling trails in the US

Thanks to Kathie Boley for bringing this to our attention: Click HERE to read about the ten routes and see photos!

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JaYoe and Matt Galat – pedaling Japan and camping

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ICE Neckrest Commentary

My Wyoming triking pal Steven Telck has reported back to me with his impressions of the ICE suspension-style neckrest – this after he was finding that the traditional compression-style rests used by nearly all manufacturers were not meeting his personal … Continue reading

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2011 Recumbent Retreat – Fort Stevens, Oregon

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Arizona Whip lighted trike flagpole

Here is a post from Trike Asylum dated March 21, 2011: Arizona Whip Lighted Flagpole Posted on March 21, 2011 by trike hobo Okay folks, you’re gonna’ want to see this! Don’t go away yet, because today you will be exposed … Continue reading

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2012 Recumbent Retreat – Fort Stevens, Oregon

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