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Old 02-26-11, 10:32 PM   #1
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Today's Ride on GMR & Snowy GRR

Ended up being a beautiful day for a ride in the mountains.

GMR was looking rather nice with all the striking clouds:





GRR, however, was closed. Not that that has stopped me in the past.



My always-stop, favorite vantage point:



Getting closer to the snow level:



About 3800 feet and the first snow is encountered:



Might as well keep on going..



Beautiful:



I finally gave up here:

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Looking back at my fresh tracks:





And descending back down:





The bike ended up getting slightly coated with snow:







Good times.
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Old 02-26-11, 11:47 PM   #3
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Also, full set of photos from today:

https://picasaweb.google.com/ralliso...eat=directlink
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amazing! Thank you for the pics! I had to work today, but I'd rather be up there! I haven't made it up the ridge yet.. heard its amazing! One day... one day!
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Old 02-27-11, 12:37 AM   #5
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The ridge really is amazing. GMR+GRR to the village is an incredible ride (and even more incredible if you throw in the climb to the ski lifts). That and 39 are probably my two favorite climbs in the area.
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Old 02-28-11, 02:53 PM   #6
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Beauty pictures as usual. Thanks for that!
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Old 02-28-11, 02:56 PM   #7
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Cojones grandes! I salute you sir!
Beautiful pics!
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Talk about a slooow, careful descent!
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"Anything worth doing is worth overdoing." -Freddie Mercury.
I think your signature quote applies nicely here and I am in agreement.

And yeah, the descent was slightly slow.
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Old 03-01-11, 03:52 AM   #10
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No way I'd go up there with that on the road, but I'm glad somebody is brave enough to go up and take great pics. Fantastic stuff.
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