Colorado Singletrackin

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Day Trippin'' started by gee, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. gee

    gee Safety First

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    Some of our higher elevation singletrack is finally open and rideable after an unusual amount of late spring snowfall. Myself and a buddy were able to enjoy some of our states finer trails over the weekend, I'll let the pictures tell the rest of the story.


    Clean bike, ready to ride!

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    Note the spec on the hillside is my buddy
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    another spec on the horizon
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    As Ron White says, "the forest is a-bloom"

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    My buddy with a big grin! Are we having fun yet?

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    Ok, a pictures without the trail

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    End of a great day!
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  2. Holaday

    Holaday Man of Leisure

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    I need a smaller bike :D
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  3. Vitamin_D

    Vitamin_D Mixing The Kool-Aid

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    Those are great pictures of some awesome trails. Looks like a fantastic ride. Thanks for posting.
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  4. phxman

    phxman "Rocks are my Friends"

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    Awesome! Love ST in Colorado :D
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  5. CharlestonRider

    CharlestonRider Adventurer

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    LOVED the pictures! Thanks for sharing. May I ask where in Colorado that was?

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  6. KHVol

    KHVol Long timer

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    Same here..parts of it looks like around Leadville and parts look like Corkscrew / Silverton area..
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  7. svenoman

    svenoman Been here awhile

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    Great Single Track and Pictures!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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  8. gee

    gee Safety First

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    I kept pinching myself to ensure I wasn't dreaming:clap
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  9. Luke wl.

    Luke wl. Been here awhile

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    That looks amazing! were there any really gnar sections to get to that? I sold my singletrack bike but would love to take the 650r on that!
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  10. ihatefalling

    ihatefalling Let it roll

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    I wanna go :)
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  11. Hayduke

    Hayduke ///SAFETY THIRD/// Super Moderator

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    nice! :thumb
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  12. rtadlock

    rtadlock Long timer

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    Good stuff. :clap
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  13. Rob Dirt

    Rob Dirt More or less in line

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    Lucky SOB
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  14. canuckAME

    canuckAME Been here awhile

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    Amazing trails. What's harder going up or coming down? Gravity could be a bitch either way:huh
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  15. pbarmy

    pbarmy Long timer

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    Jealoua Jealous Jealous!!!:cry
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  16. Windrat

    Windrat just a poser

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    WOW Thanks for the RR
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  17. Superhawk

    Superhawk Been here awhile

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    I hate you ...and your buddy......

    awesome pics and the trails .... wish we had that here !!
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