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Forum: Mountain Biking 08-05-13, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By trophyoftexas
Thanks....I've posted this there, too, and...

Thanks....I've posted this there, too, and haven't gotten quite what I'm looking for.....I'll keep trying!
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-05-13, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By trophyoftexas
Bumping this UP one time because I just KNOW...

Bumping this UP one time because I just KNOW someone out there has this information for me.....thanks for taking a look and then taking the time to help out!
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-01-13, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By trophyoftexas
Crested Butte and 401...tell me what you know!

OK....my trip to Gunnison, Co. started out to be a road biking only deal but now I have decided to take the mountain bike for sure. I've looked at as many videos as I can find on the various trails...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 07-31-13, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By trophyoftexas
OK....taking the mountain bike for sure. I've...

OK....taking the mountain bike for sure. I've looked at as many videos as I can find on the various trails around CB and 401 looks like THE one to do. I would call myself and intermediate-beginner...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 07-25-13, 06:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By trophyoftexas
Crested Butte non-technical trails

Great on the Hartman Rocks, checked some video out on that area and that looks great....how about some pretty but not too technical trails up around Crested Butte? Or over by Salida? Actually any...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 07-22-13, 05:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By trophyoftexas
OK, thanks to all for the answers concerning the...

OK, thanks to all for the answers concerning the ROAD riding! NOW, I've decided to throw my mtb in the van, too so help me out with some places close to Gunnison, say within 20 miles or so, that I...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 07-18-13, 11:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By trophyoftexas
Thanks for the answers...let me ask this...135...

Thanks for the answers...let me ask this...135 north to Crested Butte appears on satellite views to be pretty smooth and wide shouldered, is this pretty much the case? Anyone one have any idea as to...
Forum: Mountain - Plains 07-17-13, 08:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By trophyoftexas
Road rides out of Gunnison?

I'm a photographer and will be in Gunnison to shoot a football game on the 7th of September. I'm also a roadie and have been thinking about coming out a week early and ride some out and backs each...
Forum: Great Lakes 03-23-12, 09:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,346
Posted By trophyoftexas
Here is all you need to know! ...

Here is all you need to know! http://www.ridebctc.com/ I, too live in Texas and have ridden a lot of places in Wisconsin and Michigan, but if I'm not going to the Leelanau Peninsula in Michigan...
Forum: Texas 02-14-12, 12:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,419
Posted By trophyoftexas
Easter Hill Country

Easter Hill Country is a great ride if for no other reason than the location! Another event in that same area is Texas Hellweek....8 days of riding but you can choose to to all or some, and while not...
Forum: Great Lakes 09-02-11, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By trophyoftexas
I'd think pretty good...

I'm usually in that area every year about a week or so before your dates and I always see a little color and almost always feel that if I could stay just another week it would make a big difference. ...
Forum: Great Lakes 08-17-11, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By trophyoftexas
ONE day on Door...what route should I ride?

I've got ONE day to spend in Door County and need some advice from those of you that either live there or have ridden there on occasion. I prefer to ride close to the water and expect to have time...
Forum: Texas 01-16-11, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By trophyoftexas
Sorry.....

...I really hate to have to agree with martialman (not that there is anything wrong with martialman!) but, fact is, "Bubba don't ride no bike to school!"....and THAT is the attitude which is most...
Forum: Texas 01-07-11, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 567
Posted By trophyoftexas
I can't remember the girls name but she works at...

I can't remember the girls name but she works at the Bicycle Sport Shop in Austin, the one down on Lamar. I bought a smallish Serotta that she had for sale and when I went to pick it up she was busy...
Forum: Great Lakes 01-04-11, 11:33 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,378
Posted By trophyoftexas
Hey Fred, I'd stay up there and ride your own...

Hey Fred, I'd stay up there and ride your own hills if I were you, they are prettier anyway plus all the water! The Michigan Riviera, nothing like it!
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-29-10, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,279
Views: 358,089
Posted By trophyoftexas
WAHooooooooo!

Even though I live in Texas I ride this route at least 2-3-4 times every year. Never have seen any tandems there but this is a cool shot! And only a very few miles from one of the most dastardly...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-10-10, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,054
Posted By trophyoftexas
I've seen those articles but thanks, interesting...

I've seen those articles but thanks, interesting reading. I'm quite sure that the components that were on this frame/fork were not the originals, the guy had some pretty funky brakes and cages (in...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-10-10, 05:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,054
Posted By trophyoftexas
Thanks for the info. I'm thinking that perhaps...

Thanks for the info. I'm thinking that perhaps SB's Sterling-era was all custom, not sure, just guessing. It really isn't important, just wanted to possibly set an age on this frame/fork. I haven't...
Forum: Great Lakes 11-09-10, 06:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 624
Posted By trophyoftexas
.....and how did Fred do? I'm going to be there...

.....and how did Fred do? I'm going to be there to do/watch this someday, it just doesn't fit into my vacation time slot at ALL! Look's like maybe all of the snow up there has melted what with the...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-09-10, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,054
Posted By trophyoftexas
Serial Number on Sterling/Bilenky tandem?

I've just purchase a really nice Sterling tandem and want to do a little research on it but haven't been able to find a serial# anyplace...anyone point me in the right direction or area of the frame...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-03-10, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By trophyoftexas
Will do...

I'll get a chance to ride them this weekend but I can tell you this from past experience on a half bike, I put them on an old Mercian I use for neighborhood rides and really like them! The first...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-02-10, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By trophyoftexas
New to the tandem-thing...Rolly Polly-Ruffy Tuffy's?

Just purchased a nice older tandem and it needs new shoes...I've got some Rolly Polly's and Ruffy Tuffy's here that I've been wanting to use on something...I had intended to use them on a nice old...
Forum: Great Lakes 10-20-10, 06:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By trophyoftexas
Pretty hard to keep a secret as good as T-County...

Pretty hard to keep a secret as good as T-County a secret very long...I came up there last year in September and rode with the Bicycle Magizine girl and had a blast! Wonderful people riding in a...
Forum: Texas 10-17-10, 08:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,139
Posted By trophyoftexas
Had to wait until today to clear out my schedule...

Had to wait until today to clear out my schedule but it looks pretty good for me to drive over from Sulphur Springs and make the event...I'll bring at least one "something vintage" and more unless my...
Forum: Texas 10-12-10, 05:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,970
Posted By trophyoftexas
This may take you a little further from DFW than...

This may take you a little further from DFW than you'd like to go but when I found it on another forum just last night I saved it among my Favorites for future reference...sounds like a good one and...
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