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Old 05-01-2013, 01:56 PM   #271
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Loved paging thru this thread (hope they'll be more). Gonna be out that way in June/July and cannot wait to see some of this stuff 1st hand. Awesome pics
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Old 05-01-2013, 07:25 PM   #272
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no snow pictures ?
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Old 05-02-2013, 06:00 AM   #273
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Old 05-02-2013, 08:32 AM   #274
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There is no snow (or very little snow) on the trails I'll be riding today.

What? I suppose you want peektures?

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Old 05-02-2013, 09:09 AM   #275
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yes.

Wow. I'd forgotten about this thread.
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Old 05-02-2013, 09:11 AM   #276
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Wow. I'd forgotten about this thread.
We didn't
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Old 05-04-2013, 07:31 AM   #277
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Old 05-05-2013, 03:42 PM   #278
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I'll try to do better.

Today on the Rainbow Trail:





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Old 05-05-2013, 06:14 PM   #279
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Tis the season

About the time you were posting, I kicked the 200 and headed out of the barn.





















Burgers and beer down there!







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Old 05-07-2013, 01:57 PM   #280
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Had to work a little this morning (my normal day off), but I got a little detour in on the commute.



It rained last night, and the trail had perfect hero dirt; traction was amazing!

It's not all like this, but this section has some perfect flowing curves through the aspens; Fourth gear hauling ass type of stuff.







On the east side of 285, there's a gnarly section; A 3 mile climb up from the trailhead that has some sections with not much for a good line; just straight up a root infested, boulder-choked mess. With the wet roots, it was fun. Of course, no pics.

Well; at the very begining; steeper than it looks, blahblahblah...



Near the top



Got to a snow bank, and didn't feel like shoveling, so I turned around...





Seems like every time I ride this trail, I get caught in a storm. Why did I think today would be any different?



Last time, I raced down the ridge with lightning popping all around. This time was better.

And back home to a cold Modelo.

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Old 05-07-2013, 02:33 PM   #281
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Quite a detour!
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Old 05-10-2013, 09:54 AM   #282
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This is one Kickass picture....



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Old 05-14-2013, 04:51 PM   #283
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Took a little ride on the western end of the Rainbow Trial today. I don't get to ride with my friend Cody very often, so when he mentioned doing an afternoon ride, I jumped at the chance.



didn't take long before it started raining









Cody looking down on Poncha Creek and Mt. Ouray:







Got a little muddy

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Old 05-14-2013, 04:55 PM   #284
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Great pix! Quite the trail.
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Old 05-15-2013, 02:44 PM   #285
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Met one of my neighbors today:

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