Al Schneider hasn’t driven a car in 20 years because he’s legally blind. But he can still get around by bicycle on the Boise River Greenbelt.
Al Schneider hasn’t driven a car in 20 years because he’s legally blind. But he can still get around by bicycle on the Boise River Greenbelt. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Al Schneider hasn’t driven a car in 20 years because he’s legally blind. But he can still get around by bicycle on the Boise River Greenbelt. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
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Whether you’re into snow sports or water sports, biking or hiking, or hunting or fishing, Chadd Cripe’s blog is your source for all things fun to do outdoors in the Treasure Valley and beyond.