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Old 07-22-08, 07:17 PM   #1
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Going to Oooootah, BRB

Anyone in SLC? I'm visiting a friend and doing stuff and things. Seeing if anyone is out there, knows the place, wants to recommend sweet stuff to do and whatnot. Needed a vacation super bad. I have a new beard.
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Hells yeah, let's do stuff.
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What are your interests?
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Old 07-24-08, 06:02 PM   #5
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I like to go outside and do things.
I like to look at things.
I like to drink and eat things.
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Potluck at our place! Bring anyone and everyone! Midnight hike afterward!
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I like to go outside and do things.
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How do you feel about bicycles?
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Many awesome hikes close by. I'm sure Shadiyah and Joe know many more than I do though.
Squatters Pub downtown has good grub and I hear decent brews.
A trip to Park City should be on your list.
Mmmmmm. Potluck.
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You up for a potluck, JF1? We'll throw one together at our place sometime next week, please feel free to come!
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I think they're pretty sweet.
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Hey mirona, come by my place and pick me up on your way?

I have a beard, like bikes and Squatter's Pub as well.
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I'm up for a potluck but will be out of town next week until Friday and I'm doing the Tour de Park City the next day.
I don't know if I'm cool enough to hang out with you guys anyway.
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We are doing a mtn bike tour Mon - Wed. Friday would be the best day for us.
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Old 07-28-08, 07:35 AM   #15
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Flew in yesterday at 1pm. Had a burrito and went hiking. Then went rock climbing. Pretty sweet day.




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Few years back, we ate at a restaurant called "Cafe Pierpont" It was downtown, don't remember any other details. Excellent food.
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Did your beard climb as well?
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Wow, beautiful! Where is that? It looks familiar but I cannot place it.
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The first and second pics look kind of like Cecret Lake above Alta.
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Woke up yesterday morning and my buddy let me take his bike out. Threw my saddle on it, got my measurements and headed out. First I went up Mill Creek canyon. We don't have long climbs like that out on the east coast. It was pretty sweet but the dry air and the altitude really messed with my breathing.
After that I went out to explore the city and everything. It was pretty damn hot out. Was on the bike for about 8 hours or so and did over 100 miles of riding. Got back and was borderline sunburned. I woke up this morning and it was just dark. Thank God for my Guamanian skin I didn't take too many pictures but I'll post what I got later.
Tomorrow I am going to demo some sweet Parlee or Seven at the shop here and do the Little Cottonwood climb.
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Flew in yesterday at 1pm. Had a burrito and went hiking. Then went rock climbing. Pretty sweet day.

Looks strangely like your avatar.

Gorgeous pics... I'm jealous. I need a vacation!
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Just a few pictures from around the city





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The first and second pics look kind of like Cecret Lake above Alta.
Yep, that was it. Very cool up there but it was kinda crowded.
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Awesome. Little Cottonwood is tough, have fun. How long are you sticking around here? There's a race/tour this Saturday in Park City if you are interested. You can race the 170 miles or tour the 100 miles. Lots of climbing either way. www.tourdeparkcity.com
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Went to the Hogle Zoo today and then went indoor rock climbing at the gym. Pictures to come.
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