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Forum: Northeast
02-03-23, 06:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 57
Posted By ZIPP2001

It's New England and it's Winter

The snow is well behind last year (Central Massachusetts) and the trail riding is a tad rough but it's aways great to be out in the woods. It's now February and finally the freezing temps have moved...
01-28-23, 07:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 213
Posted By ZIPP2001

They are the 702's and being that I don't shy...

They are the 702's and being that I don't shy away from water crossings I was very happy they kept my feet dry also.
01-27-23, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 213
Posted By ZIPP2001

Winter cycling shoes.

I decided to buy a pair of winter cycling shoes. I've used winter shoe covers for all the years I've been riding outdoors and have always kept my feet warm. They are water resistant not waterproof...
01-23-23, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By ZIPP2001

Crunchy sounds in winter are music to my ears....

Crunchy sounds in winter are music to my ears. glad to see winter came to your neck of the woods.
01-22-23, 07:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 430
Posted By ZIPP2001

Love every bit of Winter riding, and the woods...

Love every bit of Winter riding, and the woods are a whole different world during Winter....
01-21-23, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By ZIPP2001

I see water that means it's go time.

I see water that means it's go time.
01-21-23, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 187
Posted By ZIPP2001

Why would anyone move away from this fun ?

Why would anyone move away from this fun ?
01-21-23, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 187
Posted By ZIPP2001

It's just a great area to play in and always fun...

It's just a great area to play in and always fun riding when it's snowing.
01-20-23, 05:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 187
Posted By ZIPP2001

Its official Winter has finally arrived.

No better time for Winter to arrive than on half day Friday. This gives me a little extra time to go out and play in the woods. It's always fun when its wet heavy snow and you have to duck, dodge,...
01-14-23, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By ZIPP2001

Freezing temps moving in.

We have had about a foot of snow this season, but most times followed by rain or warmer temps. So not much on the ground for the second week of January as in past years. But now the colder temps seem...
01-11-23, 05:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By ZIPP2001

When it comes to posting stuff, I only know one...

When it comes to posting stuff, I only know one way, can't teach this old dog new tricks (lol). It is just a matter of time before the cold stretch and snow move in and the real fun can begin. Most...
01-06-23, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By ZIPP2001

rumrunn6 Winter is coming back !

The crazy Christmas season is over for me, and half day Fridays are back on for 2023. So, for my first half day Friday I get greeted with a nice wet wintery mix. Was great to get out and enjoy my...
12-28-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By ZIPP2001

Thanks! It is a fun area to play in, and a little...

Thanks! It is a fun area to play in, and a little huffing and puffing is my music.
12-27-22, 05:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By ZIPP2001

Over 100 miles of trails and I only moved a...

Over 100 miles of trails and I only moved a 15-minute car ride away. I also have 5 other really good trail networks that surround me with a 2040-minute drive away.
12-27-22, 03:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By ZIPP2001

It is a great area that I lived next to for 30...

It is a great area that I lived next to for 30 years and come back for my winter riding.
12-27-22, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By ZIPP2001

I can deal with one month of the year being crazy...

I can deal with one month of the year being crazy at work. Now it's back to normal at work and half day Fridays until next year's Christmas season. But I sure do miss my bike for that month long...
12-26-22, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By ZIPP2001

Back on the Bike !

For me my biking stops right after Thanksgiving because work goes insane during the holiday season. This year was even crazier since I switch the company from a wholesale company to a retail company...
12-26-22, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By ZIPP2001

rumrunn6 you should know me by now that when I...

rumrunn6 you should know me by now that when I see water it's go time. Better judgement gets thrown out the window and it's charge forward and enjoy the ride ahead.
12-25-22, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By ZIPP2001

Need the ground to freeze and stay frozen and a...

Need the ground to freeze and stay frozen and a nice little crunch to the snow.
12-24-22, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By ZIPP2001

Now I'm ready for Winter

Work was crazy this Christmas season and I had no time to ride. Now it's back to normal and I'm able to get back on the bike. The Fat bike gets most of the work during Winter and today I went out for...
Forum: Northeast
12-10-22, 01:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By ZIPP2001

I visited Niagra Falls on my way back from the...

I visited Niagra Falls on my way back from the hockey hall of fame when I was younger with my dad. I guess things looked bigger when your younger (lol).
11-19-22, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4,719
Views: 371,740
Posted By ZIPP2001

Nice crisp 35 degrees and 23 miles out in the...

Nice crisp 35 degrees and 23 miles out in the woods, waiting for some snow....
11-18-22, 02:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By ZIPP2001

36 degrees at the start of my trail ride today...

36 degrees at the start of my trail ride today and finished at 38 degrees, can't wait for freezing temp and snow and ice.
11-18-22, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By ZIPP2001

For ten Thanksgivings I did a ride up to...

For ten Thanksgivings I did a ride up to Worcester airport before diner from my sister in-laws in West Boylston. After the airport I would go into the center and do George Street before heading back...
11-17-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 891
Posted By ZIPP2001

I've always worn wool socks and have winter shoe...

I've always worn wool socks and have winter shoe covers that are water resistance. I've been out in -16 degrees for several hours of riding with no cold feet issues.
11-17-22, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By ZIPP2001

Hibernation Begins !

Well lets clear that up a bit, winter hibernation begins for my road bikes. As freezing temps start to roll in and become the norm snow and ice season are soon to follow. Now the trail bikes move...
11-13-22, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By ZIPP2001

Same cover as always just a very light thin...

Same cover as always just a very light thin plastic sheet. The car is ceramic coated and was washed the day before it went up. I will go up and wipe it down before I cover it because I'm not sure if...
11-13-22, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By ZIPP2001

I'll have the Z covered this week as it we be...

I'll have the Z covered this week as it we be stored at work in an offsite warehouse. and the T-bucket is close by so I can do some work to it over the winter.
11-13-22, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By ZIPP2001

Hibernation Begins !

Hibernation begins for my summer cars and can't wait for the real winter trail riding to begin. Once the freezing temps make their home for winter then I'll have the studded tires on my three trails...
11-12-22, 08:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 498
Posted By ZIPP2001

My Specialized Element winter bibs come with a...

My Specialized Element winter bibs come with a zippered front for peeing.
11-12-22, 08:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 498
Posted By ZIPP2001

My go to winter cycling bibs is the Specialized...

My go to winter cycling bibs is the Specialized Element. They are water resistant in front and breathable in back, and they have a zipper if case you need to take a whiz. Kept me warm and dry in some...
11-12-22, 04:36 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 5,609
Posted By ZIPP2001

I took the line about not being able to repair...

I took the line about not being able to repair carbon from the post from above mine. I just copied and pasted that statement from his comments, I know you can repair carbon.
11-12-22, 04:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,332
Posted By ZIPP2001

Gave my rollers away to a friend 8 years ago and...

Gave my rollers away to a friend 8 years ago and have been back out in the snow and ice having way more fun in winter....
11-12-22, 03:59 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 5,609
Posted By ZIPP2001

Can you repair a carbon bike frame if crashed ?...

Can you repair a carbon bike frame if crashed ? Not as far as I know.

Of course, you can repair carbon if you crash it.

I've ridden and raced on all your listed material chooses and enjoyed...
Forum: Northeast
11-11-22, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By ZIPP2001

Stopped by Niagara Falls

I figured since I was in the area on my ride today, I would stop by Niagara Falls for a quick visit.
I visited Niagara Falls - YouTube
11-03-22, 04:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By ZIPP2001

No Bicycles Allowed, Trails Closed

I've been coming to this trail network for several years now and I've never seen one sign saying it's off limits. I've met plenty of trail riders who have been riding these trails for many more years...
11-03-22, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By ZIPP2001

I made it to the top non-stop the last two visits...

I made it to the top non-stop the last two visits before this ride, but it's a battle. Today the trail conditions just made everything soft and slow and by the time I got to this section I already...
11-01-22, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By ZIPP2001

Life Beyond the Darkside

It's been quite some time since I last visited this trail network. So why not make it a field trip Friday visit and have some fun. I knew the trails would be slow and soft from all the rain we have...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-26-22, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By ZIPP2001

I've come close to going over the bars from...

I've come close to going over the bars from riding to fast into a puddle with thick mud hidden under the water. I know this section was one that could bite me, so I made an adult decision to go...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-24-22, 01:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By ZIPP2001

Thanks! It seemed like a good fit.

Thanks! It seemed like a good fit.
Forum: Fatbikes
10-22-22, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By ZIPP2001

I had gone thru quite a few puddles by that point...

I had gone thru quite a few puddles by that point and on this trail section I knew there could be really thick mud waiting for me in those so around I went.
Forum: Fatbikes
10-19-22, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By ZIPP2001

Rainy Day Blues !

Rain had moved in for a couple of days and I just wasn't in the mood to miss out on some fat bike fun. So decided to go play out in the rain for several hours and just had such a fun time splashing...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-19-22, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By ZIPP2001

My brain got waterlogged sorry about the wrong...

My brain got waterlogged sorry about the wrong post
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-16-22, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By ZIPP2001

Rainy Day Blues !

Rain had moved in for a couple of days and I just wasn't in the mood to miss out on some fat bike fun. So decided to go play out in the rain for several hours and just had such a fun time splashing...
10-08-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,552
Posted By ZIPP2001

Turned my 1993 Zipp2001 into a Gates Carbon Belt...

Turned my 1993 Zipp2001 into a Gates Carbon Belt Drive single speed a few years ago and am just loving it....
10-07-22, 07:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By ZIPP2001

oldie but goodie

She'll be 30 years old in a few months and is still a blast to roll out on. Was out for a quick 31 miles today and still have a big smile as if it was our first ride together.
Gates Carbon Belt...
Forum: Northeast
10-05-22, 03:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 307
Posted By ZIPP2001

Fall colors are coming to the Forest

For me the best part of Fall is the changing colors throughout the Forest. I'm not a fan of the erratic weather changes. Starting to see more colors with each ride and knowing that my second favorite...
10-04-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By ZIPP2001

Road to recovery speeds up.

My old riding partner Chris has been working his way back from a very bad accident and we finally got a chance to meet up again after a few weeks of solo riding. Chris has been riding every other day...
Forum: Fatbikes
09-28-22, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 593
Posted By ZIPP2001

It's been a while since I've done a ride by. ...

It's been a while since I've done a ride by.
How's your year been going ?
Forum: Fatbikes
09-28-22, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 593
Posted By ZIPP2001

The Fatty is a fun ride all year long indeed, but...

The Fatty is a fun ride all year long indeed, but winter makes it an even better ride. It's a whole different world riding the trails in the winter and rolling across the frozen lake for kicks.
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