Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > >

Folding Bikes Discuss the unique features and issues of folding bikes. Also a great place to learn what folding bike will work best for your needs.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-24-09, 03:56 PM   #1
Not-quite-geezer RVer
Thread Starter
FoldsinHalf's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Various, USA
Bikes: 2013 Ibis Mojo HDR 650B; 2008 Dahon Jetstream XP; 2003 KHS F20 Westwood
Posts: 50
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Jetstream XP tackles the trails of Arizona: 5 wks & 500 mi of desert mountain biking

Hello again!

It's been a while, but I've posted a couple of new ride reports that you guys will probably enjoy. I'd cross post them here but they're very picture-heavy and this forum only allows a few images per post (which gets real tedious to work around) so I'm going to just link to the mtbr forum posts. Anyway...

The first post is about my toughest mountain bike ride yet, a day-long monster called the Quadruple Bypass, that tallies up some 7000 feet of climbing over four steep, rocky passes around an almost 40 mile loop. Click below:

Quadruple Bypass: A good ride on 20-inch wheels? Only one way to find out...

The second post covers all the other rides I did during the month we spent in the Phoenix area, enjoying the warm wintertime temps and challenging trails the area's known for. Click below:

Recapping Rollin' Phoenix's Finest on my Folding 20er

For full effect, you'll want to click and read the reports above, but I've excerpted 10 pics below to whet your appetite, and also, here's a direct link to the youtube video of me "Downhillin' the Dahon" discussed therein. One more post will eventually appear to complete my "Arizona Trilogy", but in the meantime I hope y'all enjoy the two write-ups above, and everybody's having a good time out there!


FoldsinHalf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-09, 04:38 PM   #2
zebede's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Suncoast, Florida
Bikes: n+1
Posts: 732
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 45 Post(s)
-Awesome scenery
-great pics
-cool bike

again, thanks for sharing your adventure with us. One of your previous posts I have saved to my computer mainly because some day I would like to put together a bike like you have assembled.
zebede is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-09, 04:58 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 12
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I am so jealous of your bike.
Elkodust is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-09, 10:21 PM   #4
Opt-in Member
GreenGrasshoppr's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 480
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Dahon should definitely sponsor you
GreenGrasshoppr is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:18 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.