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SingleThread: An unforgettable retreat in the heart of Sonoma

Posted On: Jun 20, 2018   |   Posted By: Trek Travel

SingleThread: An unforgettable retreat in the heart of Sonoma

Trip memories can sometimes get lost in the fog of travel, jet lag, and fatigue. But when a month later you can still recall the hum of bicycle tires on Sonoma pavement, the slightly gamy and intoxicating taste of duck heart, the gentleman you dubbed “Carlo”, and what must be the world's most interesting toilet, then you know the trip was truly special. So as it was with SingleThread.
Words by Trek Travel guest Adam Dingwall
The cycling in Sonoma is stellar, quiet roads, smooth pavement, and motorists accustomed to seeing cyclists make it amongst the best in the world. On day one we started at a winery we had ridden past on previous California Wine Country Trips, Hanna Winery. Heading northwest in the gentle loop that eventually landed us on West Dry Creek Road, home of Quivira Winery. Sitting out on the patio we were greeted by a gentlemen who could have been out of central casting for a middle aged Italian gentlemen. We decided to call him “Carlo” as he proceeded to guide us through a tasting of...

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