Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Fifty Plus (50+)
Reload this Page >

Photo of the Day - or Week - or Whatever

Fifty Plus (50+) Share the victories, challenges, successes and special concerns of bicyclists 50 and older. Especially useful for those entering or reentering bicycling.

Photo of the Day - or Week - or Whatever

Reply

Old 07-07-18, 04:42 PM
  #2701  
HardyWeinberg
GATC
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: south Puget Sound
Posts: 8,561
Mentioned: 22 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 410 Post(s)
Originally Posted by Wildwood View Post
More pics (without bikes).
What is the location of the bike rack. Not noticed it at either Paradise or Sunrise. White River campground???
Round Pass on Westside Road, 4 miles after it is closed to cars.
HardyWeinberg is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-18, 04:55 PM
  #2702  
scozim 
Ellensburg, WA
 
scozim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Ellensburg, WA
Posts: 3,185

Bikes: See my signature

Mentioned: 42 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 131 Post(s)
__________________
1984 Gitane Sprint; 1984 Gitane Tour de France; 1982 Trek 610; 1968 Peugeot PL8; 1982 Nishiki Marina 12; 1972 Peugeot PX-10; 1987 Trek 800 Antelope (touring/commuting set up); 1993 Trek 950 mtb; 1997 Klein Pulse Comp mtb; 1989 Peugeot Limestone hybrid (for touring); 1975 Gitane Olympic; 1983 Vitus 979; 1989 Spectrum Titanium:
scozim is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-18, 09:35 AM
  #2703  
HardyWeinberg
GATC
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: south Puget Sound
Posts: 8,561
Mentioned: 22 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 410 Post(s)
Elk!
HardyWeinberg is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-18, 12:36 PM
  #2704  
Cadillac
Senior Member
 
Cadillac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Chilliwack, BC
Posts: 233

Bikes: Trek 2000, Catrike, Gitane tandem, no-name mountain bike

Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Cadillac is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-14-18, 09:22 AM
  #2705  
Wildwood 
Veteran/Pacifist/Resister
 
Wildwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Seattle area
Posts: 7,777

Bikes: Bikes??? Thought this was social media?!?

Mentioned: 159 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1471 Post(s)

Cool looking picture. I think most of us could use some of that.

Originally Posted by Cadillac View Post
__________________
70 Bottecchia Giro 'd Italia/70s Follis 072/72 Zeus Competition/75 Carabela SemiPro/78 Batavus Competition/80 Mondia Super/81 AustroDaimler Olympian/82 Harding(Holdsworth) Special/84 Pinarello Montello/85 EM Corsa Extra/86 DeRosa Pro/88 Falcon Race/99 Pinarello Cadore/99 Calfee TetraPro/03 Macalu Cirrus/04 Tallerico
Wildwood is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-14-18, 05:14 PM
  #2706  
DiabloScott
It's MY mountain
 
DiabloScott's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Mt.Diablo
Posts: 8,333

Bikes: Klein, Merckx, Trek, Bike Friday

Mentioned: 51 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1971 Post(s)
Originally Posted by Cadillac View Post
No cars AND an 8-foot shoulder? Plus views of snowcaps? That looks like some nice riding!



DiabloScott is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-14-18, 11:43 PM
  #2707  
Cadillac
Senior Member
 
Cadillac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Chilliwack, BC
Posts: 233

Bikes: Trek 2000, Catrike, Gitane tandem, no-name mountain bike

Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Here I am on another road in Alberta while riding my Catrike. I did both a 200km and 300km one summer on the Catrike. But I prefer my Trek.
Cadillac is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-18, 07:53 PM
  #2708  
Wildwood 
Veteran/Pacifist/Resister
 
Wildwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Seattle area
Posts: 7,777

Bikes: Bikes??? Thought this was social media?!?

Mentioned: 159 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1471 Post(s)
Happiness is...




On a hot day
the sign of your dreams comes along.
Also a pic of a stream tributary to the larger.
Downstream from some ‘fast water’ I saw an acoustic guitar stuck on midstream rocks. I didn’t get that layed-back.
Wildwood is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-18, 09:41 PM
  #2709  
locolobo13 
Senior Member
 
locolobo13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Phx, AZ
Posts: 1,584

Bikes: Trek Mtn Bike

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 112 Post(s)
[img]

Fry Bread House by res1due, on Flickr

[img]

Approaching the 202 by res1due, on Flickr

[img]

Kicking back at the lake by res1due, on Flickr

[img]

Mill Ave Bridge by res1due, on Flickr
locolobo13 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-18, 10:58 PM
  #2710  
scozim 
Ellensburg, WA
 
scozim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Ellensburg, WA
Posts: 3,185

Bikes: See my signature

Mentioned: 42 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 131 Post(s)
__________________
1984 Gitane Sprint; 1984 Gitane Tour de France; 1982 Trek 610; 1968 Peugeot PL8; 1982 Nishiki Marina 12; 1972 Peugeot PX-10; 1987 Trek 800 Antelope (touring/commuting set up); 1993 Trek 950 mtb; 1997 Klein Pulse Comp mtb; 1989 Peugeot Limestone hybrid (for touring); 1975 Gitane Olympic; 1983 Vitus 979; 1989 Spectrum Titanium:
scozim is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-18, 11:41 AM
  #2711  
Wildwood 
Veteran/Pacifist/Resister
 
Wildwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Seattle area
Posts: 7,777

Bikes: Bikes??? Thought this was social media?!?

Mentioned: 159 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1471 Post(s)
Wildwood is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-18, 05:45 PM
  #2712  
scozim 
Ellensburg, WA
 
scozim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Ellensburg, WA
Posts: 3,185

Bikes: See my signature

Mentioned: 42 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 131 Post(s)
Originally Posted by Wildwood View Post
I recognize that view - looking right at the town I grew up in
__________________
1984 Gitane Sprint; 1984 Gitane Tour de France; 1982 Trek 610; 1968 Peugeot PL8; 1982 Nishiki Marina 12; 1972 Peugeot PX-10; 1987 Trek 800 Antelope (touring/commuting set up); 1993 Trek 950 mtb; 1997 Klein Pulse Comp mtb; 1989 Peugeot Limestone hybrid (for touring); 1975 Gitane Olympic; 1983 Vitus 979; 1989 Spectrum Titanium:
scozim is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-18, 05:51 PM
  #2713  
Wildwood 
Veteran/Pacifist/Resister
 
Wildwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Seattle area
Posts: 7,777

Bikes: Bikes??? Thought this was social media?!?

Mentioned: 159 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1471 Post(s)
You should, your Palouse expedition was the incentive for me to go weeks early and eval if I could do the ride you planned. Then I couldn't for reasons beyond my control. But good memories of riding the area on my own. Thx.

Couldn't resist when I saw your B\W.
__________________
70 Bottecchia Giro 'd Italia/70s Follis 072/72 Zeus Competition/75 Carabela SemiPro/78 Batavus Competition/80 Mondia Super/81 AustroDaimler Olympian/82 Harding(Holdsworth) Special/84 Pinarello Montello/85 EM Corsa Extra/86 DeRosa Pro/88 Falcon Race/99 Pinarello Cadore/99 Calfee TetraPro/03 Macalu Cirrus/04 Tallerico
Wildwood is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-18, 11:12 PM
  #2714  
cccorlew
Erect member since 1953
 
cccorlew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Antioch, CA (SF Bay Area)
Posts: 6,915

Bikes: Roubaix Expert, Motobecane Ti Century Elite turned commuter, Cannondale F500 Mtn bike, Some old French thing gone fixie

Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 67 Post(s)
Guess what we did this summer?



Summit, Mont Ventoux
by curtis corlew, on Flickr



Lavender fields of France by curtis corlew, on Flickr

Two weeks, Channel to Mediterranean.
cccorlew is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-18, 11:42 PM
  #2715  
Wildwood 
Veteran/Pacifist/Resister
 
Wildwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Seattle area
Posts: 7,777

Bikes: Bikes??? Thought this was social media?!?

Mentioned: 159 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1471 Post(s)









@cccorlew - that is so awesome!!!

Riding is what it is all about really,
but hanging around the vintage bike room tinkering and planning
can be fun, too.

Last edited by Wildwood; 07-19-18 at 11:49 PM.
Wildwood is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-18, 05:43 PM
  #2716  
locolobo13 
Senior Member
 
locolobo13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Phx, AZ
Posts: 1,584

Bikes: Trek Mtn Bike

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 112 Post(s)
[img]

Shady Rest by res1due, on Flickr

[img]

Maricopa Trail by res1due, on Flickr

[img]

Unknown Beetles by res1due, on Flickr

[img]

View down Dusty Ln by res1due, on Flickr
locolobo13 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-18, 10:35 PM
  #2717  
TimothyH
- Soli Deo Gloria -
 
TimothyH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Northwest Georgia
Posts: 11,751

Bikes: 2018 Rodriguez Custom Fixed Gear, 2017 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2015 Bianchi Pista, 2002 Fuji Robaix

Mentioned: 174 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5164 Post(s)
TimothyH is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-18, 02:47 PM
  #2718  
TimothyH
- Soli Deo Gloria -
 
TimothyH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Northwest Georgia
Posts: 11,751

Bikes: 2018 Rodriguez Custom Fixed Gear, 2017 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2015 Bianchi Pista, 2002 Fuji Robaix

Mentioned: 174 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5164 Post(s)
TimothyH is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-18, 02:52 PM
  #2719  
camjr
Senior Member
 
camjr's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Lewisville, TX
Posts: 446

Bikes: 1974 Motobecane Grand Touring, 2013 Fuji Absolute 2.1 hybrid, 2000 Mongoose S2000 MTB, 2009 Schwinn Jaguar beach cruiser

Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 45 Post(s)
camjr is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-18, 12:25 PM
  #2720  
metalheart44
Senior Member
 
metalheart44's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sierra Foothills, NorCal
Posts: 636

Bikes: Holland Exogrid

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 59 Post(s)
Ride for local peaches, all sold out today, but should have a bunch tomorrow.

metalheart44 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-18, 09:16 PM
  #2721  
Wildwood 
Veteran/Pacifist/Resister
 
Wildwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Seattle area
Posts: 7,777

Bikes: Bikes??? Thought this was social media?!?

Mentioned: 159 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1471 Post(s)
Not often jealous, but I would love a bike by Bill Holland. Doesn't look like the fibre bikes currently on the website.

Holland Carbon HC Bicycle ? Holland Cycles
__________________
70 Bottecchia Giro 'd Italia/70s Follis 072/72 Zeus Competition/75 Carabela SemiPro/78 Batavus Competition/80 Mondia Super/81 AustroDaimler Olympian/82 Harding(Holdsworth) Special/84 Pinarello Montello/85 EM Corsa Extra/86 DeRosa Pro/88 Falcon Race/99 Pinarello Cadore/99 Calfee TetraPro/03 Macalu Cirrus/04 Tallerico
Wildwood is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-18, 09:35 PM
  #2722  
metalheart44
Senior Member
 
metalheart44's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sierra Foothills, NorCal
Posts: 636

Bikes: Holland Exogrid

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 59 Post(s)
Originally Posted by Wildwood View Post
Not often jealous, but I would love a bike by Bill Holland. Doesn't look like the fibre bikes currently on the website.

Holland Carbon HC Bicycle ? Holland Cycles

Same bike, just a bit different angle, His work is full of integrity. Carbon lugs attached to tubes designed to match the characteristics of how I ride. Can't beat that! But, i wish the peaches were not all sold out.. His
metalheart44 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-18, 08:13 AM
  #2723  
TimothyH
- Soli Deo Gloria -
 
TimothyH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Northwest Georgia
Posts: 11,751

Bikes: 2018 Rodriguez Custom Fixed Gear, 2017 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2015 Bianchi Pista, 2002 Fuji Robaix

Mentioned: 174 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5164 Post(s)
The bike is nice but the room decor is sweet, especially the shaker table.
TimothyH is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-18, 09:56 AM
  #2724  
metalheart44
Senior Member
 
metalheart44's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sierra Foothills, NorCal
Posts: 636

Bikes: Holland Exogrid

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 59 Post(s)
Originally Posted by TimothyH View Post
The bike is nice but the room decor is sweet, especially the shaker table.
Yep, my wife built the table out of cheery and birdseye maple. We use it as a dining room table, but not in use the top folds in half and becomes the compact side table in the image. When we want to use it as a dining table it unfolds and then slides into place for seating for 6. She is talented.
metalheart44 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-18, 11:23 AM
  #2725  
TimothyH
- Soli Deo Gloria -
 
TimothyH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Northwest Georgia
Posts: 11,751

Bikes: 2018 Rodriguez Custom Fixed Gear, 2017 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2015 Bianchi Pista, 2002 Fuji Robaix

Mentioned: 174 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5164 Post(s)
Originally Posted by metalheart44 View Post
Yep, my wife built the table out of cheery and birdseye maple. We use it as a dining room table, but not in use the top folds in half and becomes the compact side table in the image. When we want to use it as a dining table it unfolds and then slides into place for seating for 6. She is talented.

Sounds like you are blessed.
TimothyH is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service