Monthly Archives: July 2007

How about a hill climb?

This was probably the hardest ride I’ve ever done. I underestimated the effort even though I knew it would be hard. One of the interesting challenges doing bike rides here is deciding whether to go UP or DOWN to start your ride. If you head UP, you can obviously turn around at any point if you get tired. But the…

Colorado Rider

First ride at altitude. Went to Hall Ranch by Lyons, by far one of the best, if not THE best mountain bike trail I’ve ever been on. This was tough as it’s only my 3rd day at altitude, it was about 90 degrees out with no shade! I had planned on an “easy” 2 hour ride if I could muster…