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Old 08-25-14, 06:33 PM
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Thank you, DiabloScott

I had a lovely time riding up DiabloScott's mountain last Friday. It was warm, but no too warm, with a light, refreshing cool breeze any time the temp threatened to ramp up. Plenty of riders, few cars. Just a great day. I'm still slower than molasses on a cold winter's day, but that's on me, not on DS.

Many thanks for letting my ride your mountain on such a great day, Scott.

BTW - there is water at the South Gate entrance station, at the Junction and at the Summit, but pretty much nowhere else. No flush toilets at all. Be prepared.
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Thank you, Bikingshearer

I had a lovely time reading up on your climb of DiabloScott's mountain last Friday. It was warm, but not too warm with a lilting, refreshing prose.
Plenty of adjectives, few cliches. Just a great read.

Many thanks for letting me read of your mountainous trip on such a great day, Rich.
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Thank you BikingShearer for bringing glory to My Mountain. Hope you saw a tarantula and a deer.

There is water at both the Upper and Lower Summit Parking Lots.

The portapotty at Junction is better than any of the permanent picnic site toilets.
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Thank you BikingShearer for bringing glory to My Mountain. Hope you saw a tarantula and a deer. There is water at both the Upper and Lower Summit Parking Lots.


The portapotty at Junction is better than any of the permanent picnic site toilets.
"Glory"? What is this "glory" of which you speak. We do have such things on my planet.

And for LanceOldstrong, we don't have "pain caves" either.
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Thank you Bikingshearer, Lanceoldstrong, and DiabloScott,

I had a lovely time being reminded how beautiful a ride DiabloScott's mountain is. It has been a quiet and lazy time for me just watching it from across the valley.
Not much adjectives, just plenty of excuses, I know...

Many thanks for reminding me to put my a.. on the saddle and honor the mountain. Cheers to you Rich, Daniel, and Scott.
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It really was some superbe weather last weekend.

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Last night wasn't bad either. A little warm, and the long shadows harbinge the end of the Wednesday Night Rides, but the riding is still guud.



Yes I know harbinge is not a verb.
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Maybe "harbinge" isn't technically a verb. But if "mentor" can a verb and "google" can be a verb and "text" can be a verb, why the heck can't "harbinge" be one, too?
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Maybe "harbinge" isn't technically a verb. But if "mentor" can a verb and "google" can be a verb and "text" can be a verb, why the heck can't "harbinge" be one, too?
The actual verb is "to harbinger" as in "the long shadow habingers autumn"; but that cacophonates in my head. So I'm just going to go for making "to harbinge" a verb through common usage. Thanks for helping with this task.
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