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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... Yesterday, 11:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 298
Posted By MountainsandRivers
I haven't used them, but I hear lots of good...

I haven't used them, but I hear lots of good things about KTM of Aspen, outside of Glenwood. Davis and GJ are okay, but bigger dealers, not the down to earth feel I prefer. Morgan at Highland Cycles...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... Yesterday, 02:02 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
:deal Yes and probably...one section may be 110...

:deal
Yes and probably...one section may be 110 miles...either MSR bottle or siphon hose...i think I have 150ish range...may stash gas if needed for the long leg..
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By MountainsandRivers
calico and east fork would not be recommended for...

calico and east fork would not be recommended for the 800. Probably do-able on the 690 but may not be enjoyable. Calico is also more difficult than East Fork. Lots of exposure.
I would try Wilson...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
^^^I Approve of this Message!^^^

^^^I Approve of this Message!^^^
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Wait, I thought this was just a walk in the park,...

Wait, I thought this was just a walk in the park, leisure tour, with beer and titties! Oh well, I am still in....:lol3
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,692
Posted By MountainsandRivers
The first time I did it was on my KLX650R. It was...

The first time I did it was on my KLX650R. It was wet and more gravel than usual. Got to the steps and had a good slide. I might have pooped my pants!:lol3 I tucked away my pride and walked for 40ft....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-22-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Don't go from the top. You take a right off of...

Don't go from the top. You take a right off of Country Club drive behind the Peaks to get onto Jurassic loop. Take it down to the paved road, Adams Ranch rd, and take a right. Follow that down, then...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-22-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,692
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Yeah, some try it, some don't. Some walk it, some...

Yeah, some try it, some don't. Some walk it, some ride it, some fall, some don't..
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-22-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Do it!

Do it!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-21-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Free gondola rides. You can head out onto longer...

Free gondola rides. You can head out onto longer loops, like Prospect Trail, from there. You will have some climbing. You can also hit the Mountain Bike Park. I think you need to get a pass, but it...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-21-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Yeah, this may not be the year with a baby due...

Yeah, this may not be the year with a baby due shortly after. Sometimes they show up early! Just follow the Rockies section as sometimes there are other Monkeybutt related suffer fests.
This one...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-20-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,051
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Just chase them with soap and shampoo in hand....

Just chase them with soap and shampoo in hand. They are bound to run away!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-20-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,051
Posted By MountainsandRivers
hey now! It's still early, I may have more! ...

hey now! It's still early, I may have more!

I wouldn't be against the gathering, if it was kept to something that didn't trash the woods, waste our community resources and bring little economic...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-20-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,051
Posted By MountainsandRivers
why do hippies wear patchouli? So blind people...

why do hippies wear patchouli? So blind people can hate them too!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-20-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By MountainsandRivers
We have been talking about doing the Via Ferrata...

We have been talking about doing the Via Ferrata this year. Do you think my 9 year old could reach the holds?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-19-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Raul and I had a good scouting mission today....

Raul and I had a good scouting mission today. Rode Wilson Mesa Trail over to East Fork, up Hotel Draw and over to Ryman trail. Then over to Rico for gas and some food, then up Burnette and rode...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-19-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By MountainsandRivers
You rang? When exactly are you going to be...

You rang?
When exactly are you going to be here? The local river, the San Miguel, is probably too low to run. It is based solely on snowmelt, and had a longer than normal. If it still has enough...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-19-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,692
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Taco stand is gone. DEA didn't like the guns and...

Taco stand is gone. DEA didn't like the guns and coke side deals.:lol3
Now it is carts by the courthouse. Diggity Dog as always, but Gyros and Grilled Cheese cart as well.
A slice and a Face Down...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-18-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,749
Posted By MountainsandRivers
I know I heard of a 6am ride at Flattop (the big...

I know I heard of a 6am ride at Flattop (the big flattop hill with the radio towers northeast of downtown. They are rolling early to beat the dust. I'm sure lots of loose groups going to the Plateau....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Ha ha! One of our locals several years ago put a...

Ha ha! One of our locals several years ago put a realistic looking baby doll in a backpack and went pounding the bumps on his monoski. People were screaming seeing it get rag dolled! Ski patrol had a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Drop the little one at the grandparents in GJ....

Drop the little one at the grandparents in GJ. They love that stuff!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 572
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Sounds about right. I will admit to riding Moab...

Sounds about right. I will admit to riding Moab in the summer. If you head out at about 7:30pm with shorts, knee pads and a tank top, Slickrock laps until dark are not bad. Better around midnight...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 572
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Wait, people actually ride there in the summer? I...

Wait, people actually ride there in the summer? I think I would melt! :lol3
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-16-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Damn! Did you see that? Yep, that gauntlet has...

Damn! Did you see that? Yep, that gauntlet has been thrown!







The worse thing would be to nurse a hangover at Orvis...It could be worse!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,038
Posted By MountainsandRivers
I should still be in the Telluride area until...

I should still be in the Telluride area until late August. Feel free to PM me if you need anything. I am usually willing to help if possible..
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Will do. Yes, bring a bike in good running...

Will do.

Yes, bring a bike in good running condition. Sort it out ahead of time. Have what you need for a solid day ride as far as tubes, snacks, tools, mojo and pixie dust.
Snacks for camp if...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
You know if you want to at least be around some...

You know if you want to at least be around some fun trails, see some suffering and enjoy some campfire beers, I think there is still an opening or two on the camp crew. We can even repeatedly push...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By MountainsandRivers
I have a spare Moose tail bag with assorted extra...

I have a spare Moose tail bag with assorted extra tools if you want. You can have it or at least borrow it this weekend if you want! Isn't this the second time this has happened?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,728
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Damn. I just sprayed my computer!:rofl Knowing...

Damn. I just sprayed my computer!:rofl
Knowing the spot this happened in, that pic doesn't do it justice. It is super skinny and you just keep your foot against the Cliffside, just to know it is...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-15-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By MountainsandRivers
First off, I question your sanity asking any of...

First off, I question your sanity asking any of us locals for advice. The general consensus I am sure is that would be a great day!
I would keep a few options in the back pocket, as Vx stated,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-14-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Yeah, no bluff calling needed. Nothing to prove,...

Yeah, no bluff calling needed. Nothing to prove, just riding epic trails at a consistent pace, and drinking beers at camp with friends! Sleep, arise wondering why you chose to do something as stupid...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-14-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Noted. I think Drew will just preride the...

Noted.
I think Drew will just preride the whole route in one day and get me the tracks. it would be a lot easier that way! Then we triple the amount of time so it is realistic for mere mortals!...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 41,424
Posted By MountainsandRivers
if the shelter you hiked up to was just east of...

if the shelter you hiked up to was just east of the top of Imogene, take a right to the turnaround overlooking a lake, then up the steep trail, it was Fort Peabody. I think it was the highest Fort in...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,911
Posted By MountainsandRivers
So, you have seen the final route. Are you gonna...

So, you have seen the final route. Are you gonna commit now? :lol3
Tony, the Enduro-ince needs a 525 in good running shape for this.. can you help him out? nudge, nudge...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,326
Posted By MountainsandRivers
If TT does this, you should have him swing up to...

If TT does this, you should have him swing up to get Charleetho. He could just ride in the back, plenty of room to stretch out!
Forum: Ride reports 07-13-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,706
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Glad you are mobile! I left messages checking in...

Glad you are mobile! I left messages checking in on the F800, but hadn't heard back. Sorry I didn't have the time to make the full run to Grand Junction and back. I just didn't have a spare 9 hours...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,728
Posted By MountainsandRivers
To the OP, Star is challenging, but I remember it...

To the OP, Star is challenging, but I remember it as just a fun trail, with a few good rocky sections. Quartz stood out to me more, mostly because of the rocky, exposed areas at the top of the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,728
Posted By MountainsandRivers
yeah, up Tanner (or is it Schultz) the one more...

yeah, up Tanner (or is it Schultz) the one more south on the road going to westcliff. Going up that would be, well, not easy!

I still think in the area, even though it is not Colorado, it is hard...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-12-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,728
Posted By MountainsandRivers
Spend the morning going up Rough Canyon, over to...

Spend the morning going up Rough Canyon, over to Little Bear down to Bear Creek. Head up the highway a little to Priest Gulch to Calico, go out and back taking Calico back to the south trailhead....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-12-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,749
Posted By MountainsandRivers
If you are wanting to ride singletrack and be a...

If you are wanting to ride singletrack and be a little cooler, lots of camping off Divide Rd up on the plateau..
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