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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-30-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 649
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Ben. Maybe we'll meet you there some day....

Thanks Ben. Maybe we'll meet you there some day. Its a long ways from here, but on a nice day it would be fun if its not muddy.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-30-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 649
Posted By dmac1
Did you go to IMI? How is it? We aren't much on...

Did you go to IMI? How is it? We aren't much on MX tracks....especially a pro level track with big jumps. Is the off-road area worth going there for?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-30-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Ben. I guess we could keep it in the plan...

Thanks Ben. I guess we could keep it in the plan but if its all washed out like you found it, turn around and take UT 24. We'd have fully loaded bikes for camping and it would be day one, so not...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-29-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By dmac1
Factory Butte Mine Rd across Muddy Creek

Has anyone ridden Factory Butte Mine Road from UT 24 to Goblin Valley? Hows the crossing at Muddy Creek?

I'm trying to find a way from near Hanksville up to I-70 so I could get over to Emery....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Beef. Glad to hear you continue to do good...

Thanks Beef. Glad to hear you continue to do good too!!

I like your prescription idea. LOL. It was good mental health therapy too so killed 2 birds with one stone!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Another Update

Just thought I'd update my status in case anyone else gets (or is contemplating) a partial knee replacement. PM me if you'd like to discuss.

Since my last post, my knee has made great progress...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-06-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,023
Posted By dmac1
You are wise to be careful Thad. I was also being...

You are wise to be careful Thad. I was also being careful. You're a LONG way from any help. Most of the road is so fast with sweeper-like turns...with the stray washout thrown in just to keep ya on...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-06-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,023
Posted By dmac1
Thad...thats not really a small ledge....its not...

Thad...thats not really a small ledge....its not huge either, but its a bit abrupt after a U turn in the trail. On the left its prolly around 2' and, while it is much lower on the right, where I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-05-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,023
Posted By dmac1
A few more of my pics from WR: ...

A few more of my pics from WR:

http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii295/daveindenver/White%20Rim%20and%20More%20Oct%202014/IMG_2502_zps3fbc367d.jpg...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-04-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,023
Posted By dmac1
And here are a few pics of the ride to Hey Joe...

And here are a few pics of the ride to Hey Joe mine. I'd been told this was really scenic. It was, and variable too. Lotsa fun!

Cruisin the bottom of Spring Canyon:...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-04-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,023
Posted By dmac1
I too had wanted to do some of these rides for a...

I too had wanted to do some of these rides for a while. Was hoping to ride Hey Joe in the spring, but it didn't happen. Have bicycled White Rim numerous times, but never a moto lap. I'd wanted to go...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-30-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Update! I think I've finally turned a corner...

Update!

I think I've finally turned a corner on my recovery. The last 3 nights I've been able to get by without a percocet or anything stronger than 1 advil. Last night...nothing! Can I applaud...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-13-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,066
Posted By dmac1
Sounds good on the improvements Rod. Last time I...

Sounds good on the improvements Rod. Last time I was there the new real short single track out on the east side with the rock pinch point mid-trail was essentially a case buster. It had been dug out...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-12-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,654
Posted By dmac1
I suggest a trip out to look at potential places...

I suggest a trip out to look at potential places to live. Everyone has painted a bleak picture of Denver area. Yet the most of em live here. Must be a reason for that...probably what cj mentions.
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-09-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 33,861
Posted By dmac1
Rays is an institution. The burgers are esp good...

Rays is an institution. The burgers are esp good when you arrive hungry from the trail, river or wherever and the beer is cold. Keep the report coming!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-02-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By dmac1
I thought you guys were getting lotsa rain...

I thought you guys were getting lotsa rain recently? Or has it been mostly AZ thats gotten it? In Colorado, its been a very wet summer. Only a few breaks between the monsoons.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-02-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By dmac1
Looks like a fun ride. Also looks line Ince...

Looks like a fun ride.

Also looks line Ince is onto you guys....next I suppose your gonna say not only did one of you sleep in the tub, but you had all your gear on too for 'protection'? :rofl
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 33,861
Posted By dmac1
Been following along for a few days now....

Been following along for a few days now. Excellent RR Jordan. You are a very good story teller!

I'll bite on the egg timer thing. How does it help with time lapse pics?

As far as rain, not...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-02-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 930
Posted By dmac1
Wow! I had heard about Fallen Peace Officer...

Wow! I had heard about Fallen Peace Officer Trail, and I remember the name change in a general sense but I never knew the details in the story.

Glad to hear Officer Young is doing well. Hope we...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-01-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
You got it Dave! Maybe we could do a local ride...

You got it Dave! Maybe we could do a local ride once we're both over all this. Are you back riding in preparation for your trip later this month?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-31-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Glad to hear you're back on the bike. Almost...

Glad to hear you're back on the bike. Almost frozen shoulder had to suck. Quite the 12 months for you all. I remember the post-flood posts. OMG. We haven't went through Lyons/Pinewood Springs since...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-31-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Yep. thats the place. A friend of my wife's had...

Yep. thats the place. A friend of my wife's had her hip done there too by Dr. Greenhow. I believe they are pretty much pioneers in the anterior approach to hips. And a buddy at work had his shoulder...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-30-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Dave!! It wouldn't be happening without...

Thanks Dave!! It wouldn't be happening without Dr. Greenhow. Sure appreciate the referral! I owe ya one!

Did a 2 mile lap around the hood this afternoon on my mtn bike. Felt great to be back on 2...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-30-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thats what I was going to guess as I neglected to...

Thats what I was going to guess as I neglected to ask the doc. It is aligned with the groove of the new sliding surface.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-29-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Heres a pic of today's xray. You can see the new...

Heres a pic of today's xray. You can see the new sliding surface on end of right femur. It was made off a ct scan of my leg, so no fitment problems. The back of my kneecap was resurfaced via a domed...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-27-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Hey!! Some good news on the pt front...noticed my...

Hey!! Some good news on the pt front...noticed my quads starting to fire when doing straight leg lifts!!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-27-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Pat. Great info. We used to have a place...

Thanks Pat. Great info. We used to have a place in Estes which would be close to snyder...as the crow flies. Will hafta make a trip of it some day. New is good!

Currently we live near Elizabeth...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-26-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Very nice ST Pat! I had no idea that was up...

Very nice ST Pat! I had no idea that was up there. 100 miles of riding huh? Its a bit of a haul, but if we camped it could be worth a trip. Did you see the campgrounds? Could a person get a 36' fifth...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-26-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Pat! I keep remembering you saying how you...

Thanks Pat! I keep remembering you saying how you likely only got your full range of motion due to falling down stairs. Damn...that had to hurt and make ya wonder if ya just effed everything up.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-26-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thanks for the encouragement. I keep hopin I'll...

Thanks for the encouragement. I keep hopin I'll get over the hump. I think alot of it is due to PT. Both pushing the joint and tryiing to get my quads to fire.

If I take the meds, they keep me...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-26-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
So, still on the road to recovery. Its not as...

So, still on the road to recovery. Its not as easy as I'd hoped. For me, nights are the worst cuz the ol leg gets to aching. Looking forward to that stopping. Did you guys get it too?

Otherwise,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-16-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Oh...my recovery is only supposed to be 6 weeks....

Oh...my recovery is only supposed to be 6 weeks. Only 4 more to go!! No bone healing required.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-16-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Thanks Beef!! I had patella femoral...

Thanks Beef!!

I had patella femoral replacement so basically they custom made a metal sliding surface for end of femur via CT scan measurements and they put a plastic button on the back of my...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-16-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,551
Posted By dmac1
Doing pretty well so far. Got my staples out...

Doing pretty well so far. Got my staples out yesterday and have about 100 degrees flexion. Quad is a little atrophied but will start serious PT next week.
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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-04-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 25,764
Posted By dmac1
Hard to fathom this...and why no action is being...

Hard to fathom this...and why no action is being taken. I'd say they've got a case of murder....and if not that, then manslaughter.

Thats bad enough (obviously) but for nothing to be done about it...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-02-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,926
Posted By dmac1
I also took our bikes to Warren at Enduro Spec....

I also took our bikes to Warren at Enduro Spec. Nice guy. From what I heard, Slavens sends his customers to Warren since he's not in the business any more.

You might give him a shout so see what...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-24-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,294
Posted By dmac1
This is a reference to what I mentioned is open...

This is a reference to what I mentioned is open now only to mountain bikes...well...hikers too of course...and I'm sure horses. It goes to the paved portion of Taylor River Road which is on the south...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-24-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,294
Posted By dmac1
What are you talking about?? I was there...

What are you talking about??

I was there last year and you could ride from Dinner station, up the switchbacks and on further south. The thing that is closed is the very southern end of it which we...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-24-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 945
Posted By dmac1
Not much that I know of right next to Estes. The...

Not much that I know of right next to Estes. The best would be up Fall River Road, but it closed for all of 2014 due to damage from last year's rains/floods.

Definitely take a cruise up Trail...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-23-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,200
Posted By dmac1
On our 2006 KTM 450 EXCs, we normally run: ...

On our 2006 KTM 450 EXCs, we normally run:

42 PJ
170 MJ
JD Red needle, clip on 4

We run those settings in Utah 4000-6000' ish I'd guess and all around local Colorado areas so from 6000-9000...
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