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Picture of bike you own near snow

Old 12-11-16, 06:24 PM
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Picture of bike you own near snow

Tis the season...
Tell us where.

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This is how the Air Force Academy Road Race ended a couple years ago. Yep, it was cold, simply because it was warm-ish when it started. Many weren't dressed for it.

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Originally Posted by Doge
Tis the season...
Tell us where.

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Near snow? Taken from a commute home from work in a full blown blizzard. Bike is standing on its own in the near foot deep snow. Decided to stop mid walk and take a nice picture. Mid walk, because yeah, you can't ride in snow that deep.

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About as snowy as it gets here. This is the perfect bike for it, too (Worksman front-loading tricycle). From several years ago.
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Originally Posted by TenSpeedV2
Near snow? Taken from a commute home from work in a full blown blizzard. Bike is standing on its own in the near foot deep snow. Decided to stop mid walk and take a nice picture. Mid walk, because yeah, you can't ride in snow that deep.

Your lights look bright, what are you using?
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Oh man. Got so many!

North Cascades Highway at Ross Lake TH

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Cascade Pass Trailhead, end of Cascade River Road, near Marblemount

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Originally Posted by TenSpeedV2
...Mid walk, because yeah, you can't ride in snow that deep.

On that Worksman tricycle, you're pushing two front wheels plus the rear wheel through the snow, and they each make their own track. So two or three inches is about all you can ride through, or else you start spinning the rear wheel. On a bicycle, you depend on traction to stay upright, and losing traction means you're going to fall, so ice is bad news. On a tricycle, traction is the only thing that can make you fall, so you can slide all around and as long as you don't hit a curb or launch down a hill or something, you're good.
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Bicycles and snow don't mix.

Just sayin'.
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That trail is groomed specifically for bikes.
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Originally Posted by Seattle Forrest
Cascade Pass Trailhead, end of Cascade River Road, near Marblemount

Horrible! Absolutely terrible.
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My driveway. Just finished building up the frame, and wanted to take some pictures:

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You're promoting dangerous behavior.

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That trail is groomed specifically for bikes.
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These photos were from February, 2015. I had to work hard to get them.




The photo at the pass was the worst. There should have been 10 feet of snow up there, and only a few small scattered snow drifts.
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SR-20 near Newhalem

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I actually saw snow for the first time in two and a half years last weekend:



The snow was in small patches from a snowfall a week earlier. Some above 5600 ft, this picture was at 6600ft. Started at well below 1000ft. This is as much snow as I want to see. Last time I saw snow, it was pretty similar, just patches.
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The Snowpocalypse 2015, Kenmore Square in Boston, and the iconic Citgo Sign
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Originally Posted by San Pedro
Your lights look bright, what are you using?
Front was a Niterider Lumina 700 and 350 both bar mounted
Rear - not sure to be honest - might have been a Cygolite Hotshot
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Tumwater Canyon, Route 2 (near Leavenworth)

Icicle Ridge above.
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Originally Posted by Seattle Forrest
Tumwater Canyon, Route 2 (near Leavenworth)

Icicle Ridge above.
That looks like a road bike.
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Snow is on the bike. I could have stopped on the snow/ice covered bridge to take a picture, but I was a little tense from trying not to fall for that 300 yards or so.
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