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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-15-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 755
Posted By rwhittak3
I would like to, but I think the family is...

I would like to, but I think the family is dragging me to a farm this weekend to pick pumpkins. I'll try to find out which day!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-15-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 755
Posted By rwhittak3
There is a gate across 116 that will force you to...

There is a gate across 116 that will force you to detour around it to the south through the National Forest. You don't have to make quite as big a loop as I did. This is exactly the area I was...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-15-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 755
Posted By rwhittak3
Here's my tracks from the "Medano - The Hard Way"...

Here's my tracks from the "Medano - The Hard Way" ride earlier this year, which included the section you're talking about between Elevenmile and Cotopaxi.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-02-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 781
Posted By rwhittak3
There's a tree down across the 735 single track...

There's a tree down across the 735 single track north of Divide. Just rode it on Sunday.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-01-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 876
Posted By rwhittak3
It doesn't look as scary if you tilt the image so...

It doesn't look as scary if you tilt the image so that the trees point the correct direction :D

http://i.imgur.com/VwAcEZZ.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-01-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 469
Posted By rwhittak3
Taylor Pass, then Italian Creek road to Cement...

Taylor Pass, then Italian Creek road to Cement Creek. Side trip to the top of American Flag Mountain.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-25-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,628
Posted By rwhittak3
I just got a phone call from a gentleman with...

I just got a phone call from a gentleman with Park County's Road & Bridges department. He told me that that stretch of 116 is no longer a county road, and that it is indeed private property - there...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-24-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,628
Posted By rwhittak3
At someone's suggestion, I sent an email to Park...

At someone's suggestion, I sent an email to Park county's road and bridge department. They actually have a nice website, that makes it really easy. I'll post whatever they send back to me.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-24-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,628
Posted By rwhittak3
Now that's interesting! The one on Black...

Now that's interesting! The one on Black Mountain Road was a solid steel gate, with a lock. I didn't get off and inspect the lock that closely. Maybe I should have!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-23-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,628
Posted By rwhittak3
How do you find out if a gate is legit?

Late Saturday night, in the dark (and rain) I encountered a gate across what I thought was a county road, that happened to be blocking my route home. I was able to detour around it through the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-05-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 907
Posted By rwhittak3
Paint Mines are cool. I used to ride my 1983...

Paint Mines are cool. I used to ride my 1983 SP125 down in them as a teenager in the mid 80's.

I haven't been there since it became a park. I'm pretty busy for the next couple of weekends, so I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-16-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,260
Posted By rwhittak3
Very tentatively in. I just got my cast off this...

Very tentatively in. I just got my cast off this past Monday, but my formerly-broken thumb is feeling better every day :D
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-11-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,903
Posted By rwhittak3
Makes my broken thumb seem like a walk in the...

Makes my broken thumb seem like a walk in the park! I'm glad you survived Charlie! Good luck getting home and hoping you have a speedy recovery! Well, as speedy as possible under the circumstances.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-09-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 787
Posted By rwhittak3
Now you're just being cruel, Mark.

Now you're just being cruel, Mark.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 787
Posted By rwhittak3
LOL yeah, whelp I'll be resting for a few weeks...

LOL yeah, whelp I'll be resting for a few weeks now! I have surgery on Thursday to get it pinned.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-08-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 787
Posted By rwhittak3
Does this mean I'm famous? I should have taken...

Does this mean I'm famous? I should have taken the weekend off to rest like I kept telling myself I was going to.

Couldn't just pop it back in. The bone is broken in 2 places - no dislocated...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-02-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 15,848
Posted By rwhittak3
I hope so. Also, I would love to laugh at my...

I hope so. Also, I would love to laugh at my epic whoop failure.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-01-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,256
Posted By rwhittak3
Just did Georgia/Boreas this past weekend on the...

Just did Georgia/Boreas this past weekend on the BreckTrek. You're still looking at an icy, snowy, muddy, wet slide down the Breckenridge side of Georgia. And a closed gate at the bottom you'll...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-01-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,357
Posted By rwhittak3
This whole escapade reminds me of this old Calvin...

This whole escapade reminds me of this old Calvin & Hobbes comic:

http://assets.amuniversal.com/73e764e0deb901317193005056a9545d
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-29-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 15,848
Posted By rwhittak3
Thanks for leading such an amazing ride, and...

Thanks for leading such an amazing ride, and thanks to everyone who helped out! I had an amazing day.

I jacked up my left ankle and right hip on the last stretch of the Tarryall area, just before...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-28-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 15,848
Posted By rwhittak3
Oh my. Why am I awake this early? See you all...

Oh my. Why am I awake this early? See you all in a couple hours!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-27-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By rwhittak3
PM Sent. I work in Rockrimmon. Will help if I...

PM Sent. I work in Rockrimmon. Will help if I can, and it isn't too weird :eek1
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-23-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 15,848
Posted By rwhittak3
Definitely in. See you Saturday.

Definitely in. See you Saturday.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-22-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 13,926
Posted By rwhittak3
Only about 370 miles for me. I got home just a...

Only about 370 miles for me. I got home just a few minutes after midnight. Here's a GPS report on my tracks....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-22-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 13,926
Posted By rwhittak3
HAHAHAHA! Nope.

HAHAHAHA! Nope.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-18-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 13,926
Posted By rwhittak3
Breakfast is in Woodland Park!

Breakfast is in Woodland Park!
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 24,413
Posted By rwhittak3
It was great to run into you at Rainbow Falls...

It was great to run into you at Rainbow Falls yesterday. I just caught up on your ride report, and will continue to follow! Best of luck.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-11-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,043
Posted By rwhittak3
Weston is definitely open. I was over it last...

Weston is definitely open. I was over it last weekend.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-11-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 786
Posted By rwhittak3
I rode it on May 22, and it was dry as a bone. I...

I rode it on May 22, and it was dry as a bone. I had to take the north loop around the La Sal's though.

EDIT: Whoops, changed April to May.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-08-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 913
Posted By rwhittak3
Yesterday with BlackHawkChief and ManitouMoto. ...

Yesterday with BlackHawkChief and ManitouMoto.


http://i.imgur.com/u1AXd2L.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-04-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By rwhittak3
Looks like enough hair spray to double as a...

Looks like enough hair spray to double as a decent helmet.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-28-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 26,863
Posted By rwhittak3
You are definitely NOT the slow guy!

You are definitely NOT the slow guy!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-15-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 372
Posted By rwhittak3
Almost all paved, with a few stretches of easy...

Almost all paved, with a few stretches of easy graded dirt roads. Dry as a bone. Easy peasy.

EDIT: Well, after the last couple of days, they might not all be dry as a bone, but my money says...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-13-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 24,422
Posted By rwhittak3
Yeah, it was a pretty terrible article, that...

Yeah, it was a pretty terrible article, that didn't even mention OHVs at all. It did use the term "bikers" which is fairly ambiguous.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-13-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 24,422
Posted By rwhittak3
http://outtherecolorado.com/forest-service-warns-o...

http://outtherecolorado.com/forest-service-warns-of-booby-trap-on-colorado-springs-area-trail/article/1519902
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-13-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 24,422
Posted By rwhittak3
KOAA: ...

KOAA: http://www.koaa.com/news/spikes-plague-local-trails/
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-11-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,208
Posted By rwhittak3
I've nearly been shot just off of Gold Camp road...

I've nearly been shot just off of Gold Camp road (Right Here (https://www.google.com/maps/@38.732949,-104.945347,126m/data=!3m1!1e3)) - Some yahoos were shooting ACROSS the road, from the south side,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-04-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,260
Posted By rwhittak3
Thanks to Mark for putting together an awesome...

Thanks to Mark for putting together an awesome (yet grueling) ride! He even managed to throw in some ATV track in 717 on the way home, after I was totally exhausted :D Here is a GPX report for our...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-03-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,260
Posted By rwhittak3
Friendly bump since this ride is tomorrow. ...

Friendly bump since this ride is tomorrow.

Also, given the late start for this ride (10am), I'm going to get breakfast at Rosie's Diner before hand. Anyone is welcome to meet me there at about...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-03-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 13,926
Posted By rwhittak3
I also met Esteban for the first time on a Medano...

I also met Esteban for the first time on a Medano pass ride, about 13 or so years ago! Most of the group was talking about bailing as we ate lunch at the Oasis restaurant outside of the dunes, and...
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