After my ride in Indy and the mechanical I suffered (being the second time I had that particular problem recently), I decided I needed to replace some worn parts…particularly my 9 yr old XTR M952 rear derailleur. It still “works”, … Read the rest “Early Aug Night Ride at SFA and New XT Shadow Rear Derailleur”
Talking to some other riders in the area about our mtb trail opportunities, I got a somewhat crazy idea about linking our area trails together in a big, long ride. I wanted to do it all via county roads, but … Read the rest “SFA-Kit-SFA MTB Epic”
It’s been a long time since I’ve gone for a midday ride. It’s been so horrendously hot it’s not been worth it. But with Tropical Storm Lee in the area, we got clouds, wind, and cooler temperatures. I really would … Read the rest “SFA Recreational Trails 3 September 2011”
It’s been awhile since my last post. Grad school is keeping me busy. So are trips to Schlitterbahn and yard work.
Yesterday saw a slight cool-down due to northerly breezes and I took advantage. It was in the mid-90’s when … Read the rest “SFA Trails in July”
My plans for riding yesterday were dashed by the fact that it took the snow a lot longer to melt than I had suspected. It was only an inch or MAYBE two, but it didn’t even start to melt off … Read the rest “Superbowl Morning Ride”
Just some geotagged pictures from my ride today embedded into a map. And a good ride it was. It was a little bit warm today for mid-late November (80F, I was told), but it was breezy. The trails were surprisingly … Read the rest “A Fall Ride”