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03-17-20, 05:01 PM
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Posted By locolobo13

Reach 11

Sunday, March 16, I rode Reach 11 from east to west. Reach 11 is a park on the north side of the Central Arizona Canal. It extends from Scottsdale Rd on the east side to Cave Creek Rd on the west. A...
03-16-20, 09:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Mormon Trail to Midlife Crisis Hike

This is the hike referred to in the previous post. A lot of this is ridable by mountain bikers more proficient than me. I actually saw a mountain biker on a section I thought unridable. His problem...
03-16-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Mormon Trailhead

Sunday, March 8, I rode to the Mormon Trailhead at South Mountain. Then hiked to Hidden Valley Trail. Then followed a less used trail to the Midlife Crisis Trail on the top of the ridge. The Strava...
03-03-20, 09:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Westside Canal Loop

Sunday morning I rode the Arizona Canal to New River. New River to the Grand Canal. Then followed the Grand Canal home.

The Strava is here: https://www.strava.com/activities/3146291461

My...
02-17-20, 05:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Ridgeline Trail

Sunday morning I rode to South Mountain Park and hiked part of the Ridgeline Trail. The Strava is here.

Ride to Beverly Canyon Trailhead
https://www.strava.com/activities/3105357034

Ridgeline...
02-06-20, 03:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Yep. We are getting a few days, local area, of...

Yep. We are getting a few days, local area, of freezing temps. This morning it was 32F on my commute. Yesterday 34F. It's supposed to warm back up to lows in the 40s soon.

Not sure I could...
02-03-20, 03:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Westside Canal Loop

Waited until 7ish to start. The sun don't rise until 7:25ish and it's cold out, A.M., 42F. Here's the Strava:

https://www.strava.com/activities/3066585316

I rode south on 23rd Ave to Indian...
01-21-20, 10:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Buffalo Ridge Park

Sunday morning I rode to Buffalo Ridge Park near 16th St & Union Hills Rd. I've been thinking about mixing in some hiking in with the rides. So this was an experiment. There is a small hill at...
01-07-20, 09:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Grand Canal to Sky Harbor Loop

Sunday morning I rode the Grand Canal to Tempe Town Lake. Then followed the Rio Salado Pathway to Sky Harbor. Then home. Here's the Strava.
https://www.strava.com/activities/2985463185

I got on...
12-09-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Deer Valley Loop

Rainy day yesterday. Well, light rain. It was a nice rain Saturday night. Sunday morning instead of starting out on the bike I drove to McDs for breakfast. Left home about 6:30. The Strava is here....
12-02-19, 10:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

2019-11-30 Encanto-Oak Loop

Sunday was out. Managed a short ride Saturday afternoon. Had to ride by the ATM so looped out to Oak St near
16th St to check out the murals. Glad I did. There are some new ones. There are a lot...
12-02-19, 10:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Thanksgiving Downtown Phoenix Ride

Thanksgiving day I had a chance for a short ride before dinner.

The Strava is here. https://www.strava.com/activities/2897876080

Some pix below.

http://i.imgur.com/zk25NDtl.jpg...
12-02-19, 10:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

West Side Canal Loop

Last Sunday afternoon I rode a westside canal loop. This is an easy one because it requires no planning. Just go looking for interesting stuff. The only item I noted was motorized vehicles on the...
11-17-19, 08:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Sky Harbor

Golf yesterday morning, hike this morning. So I went for a ride yesterday afternoon. Thought I'd try the golden hour of photography at Sky Harbor. That meant getting there around 4:30 PM.

The...
11-11-19, 11:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Just some random bike porn

Picked a nice coat of dust on Reach 11 yesterday. Had to wash the bike and relube the chain.

http://i.imgur.com/zYx5MDll.jpg (https://imgur.com/zYx5MDl)

http://i.imgur.com/2K4adlul.jpg...
11-11-19, 11:07 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Reach 11

Yesterday morning I rode Reach 11 from the east end to Deer Valley Rd and Cave Creek Rd. The Strava is here. https://www.strava.com/activities/2856069159

To get there I followed the Grand Canal to...
11-11-19, 10:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Rio Salado Pathway

I'm a week behind. Decided to write this one up anyway. That Sunday morning I managed to ride the Rio Salado Pathway from the east end to the west end. I had planned to ride it the week before. But...
10-27-19, 06:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Bad Planning

My plan this morning was to follow the Grand Canal to Tempe Town Lake. Cross the lake, then follow University Dr east to Dobson Rd. Get on the Rio Salado Pathway and ride it all the way to 15th Ave....
10-22-19, 05:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Tres Rios Wetlands

Sunday morning I rode to the Tres Rios Wetlands. The Tres Rios Wetlands are a riparian restoration project. There are a series of ponds north of the Salt River bed. They extend from 91st Ave to the...
10-14-19, 04:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Sky Harbor

Fairly quick ride. To Sky Harbor via the Rio Salado Pathway. Then to Tempe Town Lake, the Grand Canal then home. Here's the Strava.
https://www.strava.com/activities/2788697919

First I rode to...
10-13-19, 06:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Westside Canal Loop

For various reasons I haven't been posting as much. I've managed to get a weekend ride in most weekends. But have just been too busy to write them up. If you're more interested in pix my imgur is...
09-08-19, 06:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Tolleson Avondale Loop

This morning I rode a loop thru Tolleson and Avondale. It was warm and muggy. This ride was slow thru some industrial areas before heading into Avondale. Then home.

The imgur albums are here....
09-02-19, 02:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Downtown Phoenix

This morning I rode downtown.

Here's a link to the Strava. https://www.strava.com/activities/2673706328

My imgur albums are here. https://imgur.com/user/locolobo13

This morning I had...
09-02-19, 02:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Cave Creek Tributary Trail

Yesterday morning I rode a loop thru the Cave Creek Wash and Cave Creek Tributary Trails. Then home thru the Dreamy Draw Path.

Here's a link to the Strava....
08-25-19, 03:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Westside Canal Loop

Yesterday afternoon I rode a westerly loop. The Grand Canal to New River. The New River Trail to Thunderbird Rd. Where I got off for supper. Then up 83rd Ave to get on Skunk Creek Trail. From there a...
08-18-19, 08:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Loma del Rio Ruins in Tempe

This morning I rode to Loma del Rio Ruins near Tempe Town Lake. From the lake it is a short gravel ride to the ruins. The weather was warm but not too hot. Riding home the breeze was assisting.
...
08-17-19, 02:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Micro-Burst

No pix but yesterday the skies opened up. When I left work around 5:20 PM or so, the sky was partly cloudy. It didn't feel like the 110F the wunderground said it was. I looked carefully but thought,...
08-13-19, 01:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Peoria Loop

Sunday, 8/11/2019, I rode a loop to Peoria then home. I rode to five different places. First Pioneer Community Park in Peoria. Then to the CA Robinson Pioneer Park also in Peoria. Johnny E Osuna Park...
08-04-19, 09:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Sky Harbor to the Grand Canal

This morning I rode a loop to Rio Salado, Sky Harbor Airport, Tempe Town Lake. Then followed the Grand Canal home. The Strava is here.
https://www.strava.com/activities/2591158268

Somehow I...
07-28-19, 05:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Roosevelt Canal

Yesterday afternoon I rode a loop to the Roosevelt Canal then Tolleson then home. The Strava is here.
https://www.strava.com/activities/2568755772

It was hot! 112F to start. That was around 3:30...
07-28-19, 05:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Update on my rides

I'm still riding. Commuting to work has almost become routine. Drive to Grace Community Church in Tempe. Then ride to work, mostly along McClintock Rd in Tempe and Chandler. RT is averaging 14-15...
06-23-19, 04:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Paradise Valley Loop

Rode a loop to Paradise Valley this morning. Here's the Strava.
https://www.strava.com/activities/2474775162

After breakfast I got on the Grand Canal near at 3rd Ave. Getting off at Campbell Ave...
06-09-19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Westside Canal Loop

This is a favorite route for me. Started out around 5:20 am. Here's the Strava.
https://www.strava.com/activities/2437372658

After breakfast I got on the Grand Canal near home and rode to the New...
06-09-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Commuting News

I'm parking my bike in the storage room now.

http://i.imgur.com/JA4G6U8l.jpg (https://imgur.com/JA4G6U8)

The grips were feeling "sticky" in the sun. So I talked to my boss and he said OK.
...
06-02-19, 06:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Indian Bend Wash Loop

This morning, 6/2/2019, I followed the Indian Bend Wash Trail south to north. Here's the Strava. https://www.strava.com/activities/2418653897

To get there I followed the Grand Canal to Tempe Town...
06-01-19, 10:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Still figuring out the new commute

Last week was my first full week at the new location in Chandler. My plan was to drive to a park and ride then ride in. The riding distance is about 7.5 mi. There are closer park and rides but I like...
05-27-19, 02:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

South Mountain to Sky Harbor

Yesterday, 5/26/2019, I rode to Dobbins Lookout on South Mountain. Then to Sky Harbor. Finished up by riding to Tempe Town Lake, then home via the Grand Canal.

The Strava is here:...
05-27-19, 02:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,246
Posted By locolobo13

Locolobo's Rides

My previous blog, "Riding Phoenix Metro", https://www.bikeforums.net/blogger-s-forum/1050857-riding-phoenix-metro-area.html pretty much ended when flickr was bought by smugmug. Under Yahoo! free...
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