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Tag: mountain bike

How I Became an Environmental Activist

I am not an activist in the protesting, letter writing sense.  Instead, I use a chainsaw to speak for me.  Let me explain: It was probably around the 20th time I’d heaved my bike over the large tree blocking the trail.  “When are they going to get out here and cut these %^&*ing trees?,” I… Read More ›

OutdoorPix- Singletrack Sweetness

Okay, I kinda fibbed on this one.  It’s not singletrack, but what a view.  It’s from the end of the Galloping Goose Trail in Telluride, Colorado.  Some of the fixtures from the abandoned narrow gauge railroad still exist.

TahoePix- Singletrack Sweetness

H in the aspens on Flying Dog, Park City, Utah

TahoePix- Singletrack Sweetness

Somewhere in the middle of a nearly 3,000 vertical foot descent (mostly singletrack).  In Fall, 2012 the US Forest Service opened the Star Lake Connector trail- miles of switchbacking goodness through incredible fields of granite.  It’s rideable in both directions too (though quite the climb to around 9,000′ elevation).  Ride it in the fall, and… Read More ›

TahoePix- Singletrack Sweetness

Life outside Tahoe.  I think this is the best picture I’ve ever taken with my iPhone.  H riding the singletrack in Telluride, Colorado.

TahoePix- Singletrack Sweetness

Life outside Tahoe. Singletrack near Crested Butte Colorado. Waist deep wildflowers, views like this, and oh yeah, an epic descent.  I’m getting an endorphin high just reliving the ride.

Uplifting Fog

Days like this are one of the reasons I started writing a blog.  Sometimes you are out on an everyday ride, run, or other adventure and come across something awesome. It was chilly, cold and foggy when I left the house on my mountain bike.  My new Pentax Optio W90 waterproof digital camera had just… Read More ›

TahoePix- Singletrack Porn

TahoePix- Singletrack Porn

Don’t you love it when an accidental pic turns out awesome!  Somewhere in Northern California.

Sette Razzo XX Carbon 29er Review- Part Two- Riding

Click here for part 1 of the review The quick and dirty version (written as a personal ad is below).  Read more for the detailed version. Not your typical mail order bride! Sexy Sette lady seeks fit companion for fun times and dirty adventures.  I’m a svelte princess at 22.07 lbs ready to ride.  My… Read More ›

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