What we did Sep 8-12:
Plan is for ejtv and jakbrand to fly to Denver Thursday, pick up our bikes at our respective storage units and meet in Nederland, play around Northern Colorado Friday, Saturday and Sunday on as much single track, ATV and forest roads as possible and return to Denver Sunday before sunset.
Day 1 Fly Florida/Louisiana to Denver; ride to Nederland
Day 2 Nederland to Red Feathers
Day 3 Red Feathers loop
Day 4 Red Feathers to Denver
Day 5 Fly Denver to Florida/Louisiana
The equipment, a KTM 530 and a WR250R, with long range tanks.
Minimal gear, change of clothing, tools/tubes, cameras, etc., all fitting inside Giant Loop's Mojavi
and Camelback or Zack Pack. Stay in hotels/cabins, eat where locals eat, pack trail mix for lunch, stop for gas, etc.