Tag Archives: mountain biking

save me from myself

I went for a bike ride yesterday on a trail I hadn’t been on in a while. one of those happy horrible trails. which is no doubt part of why I hadn’t been on it recently. beautiful, sweet singletrack (happy!) … Continue reading

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RoadTrip 2012: Day 15

<<< previous day <<< Another beautiful morning in the Methow, waking up with a dirt session on the Sun Mountain Trails. Then to Twisp, for the delights of a bakery, farmers market and (unexpected bonus!) print shop, among other things. … Continue reading

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Sun Mountain Trails

According to the guidebook, Sun Mountain Trails would be a good introduction to riding in the Methow, or an option for a mellower complement to the area’s big rides. I’d done Starvation Mountain the day before, and was on my … Continue reading

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RoadTrip 2012: Day 14

Starvation Mountain <<< previous day <<< I’d arrived in the Winthrop area in the afternoon, and had a nice introductory ride at Buck Lake. I planned on spending a second night so I could do more riding. And with a … Continue reading

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Buck Lake

Referred to as classic or typical or some such, I can’t quite remember and am never really sure if they do mean it as that it’s a cool ride that everyone does and you should do when they come to … Continue reading

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RoadTrip 2012: Day 13

<<< previous day <<< On the road again, refreshed by the lovely visit with friends and looking forward to the next bit of adventure. North on 5, cut over on 530 and east on 20. Amazing scenery, dramatic skies, blueberries from heaven. … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee Ranch

Oasis might be a bit strong of a word,  but the Bumble Bee Ranch is a pretty nice spot in the desert. The ranch is 180 acres, and located approximately 50 miles north of Phoenix, 100 miles south of Flagstaff. … Continue reading

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