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Colorado Springs / Ulaanbaatar // MONGOLIA

 
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Always a fun conversation Jeff. I seem to always run a little above 20 psi. It just seems to work...
mongwolf   6 days ago
added a photo of Schultz Creek
 
At the parking lot on top of Shultz Creek Trail after climbing to the top. A beautiful September day in...
The cool thing about AZ is the ultimate area for year round riding. If you live in the mountains (e.g....
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I have fortunate to ride several trails in AZ now and really enjoyed all of them, including a small portion...
mongwolf   1 week ago
added a review of The Cycling World
 

Update from my first review. This year the shop is carrying much better models of Trek bikes, including the Fuel...
mongwolf   1 week ago
added a comment on Watch: Destination Trail - Canada
 
Wow, so much inspiration in that video and trip. The Chilcos just got added to my bucket list.
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
added a comment on Embrace the Unknown: Take a Trip to New Zealand
 
Hey Stu, or anyone else, do you have any suggestions for backcountry rides on the South Island? My wife and...
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Thanks Scott. I missed your reply until just now. Maybe you'll see this; maybe you won't. I'll be on the...
Cool Chris. Like you, I of course use the DB to find locations. And as I said, it is not...
Great article Chris. I totally concur with your points. I wish I had a indoor bike park near me. I...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
added a review of Council Bluffs Trail
 

Are you giving such a low rating because of this supposed incident? Or did you not like the trail for...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
added a comment on Podcast: Staying Warm on the Trail This Winter
 
Wow, that was quick !!!!!! And great choice. The 4Runner is an awesome off road machine. It will last you...
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Well lots of people get stuck (or in ruts) in things they do not love. So maybe it's not just...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
added a comment on Podcast: Staying Warm on the Trail This Winter
 
Hello Three Amigos. Either your podcasts are getting really good, or the -30F and -40F temps of the Mongolian winter...
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Great commute, but getting up close and personal with the unfrozen part of the lake sounds a bit risky. Aren't...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
added a comment on Podcast: Staying Warm on the Trail This Winter
 
Go get that TRUCK Aaron. Nothing better. If you are looking at an older one, get one of the old...
Lots of valid perspectives in the comments on both sides. As for me, I'm with Greg on all points. I...
Pretty cool. And I was just playing around with the opening at SM because it is just a hair east...
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Hey John. What was the Palmer Park race like? Did they include the full route of Templeton???!!!!!!! I RUN Templeton...
Based on Jason's update above about Kelly Canyon, maybe Spirit Mountain is the first ski resort east of the Mississippi...
mongwolf   on Jan 14, 2016
added a review of Shawnee Mission Park
 

Here are couple of helpful links for the trail. The first is a trail map and the second a park...
 
Great thoughts ironhead. Keep yourself safe out there, and keep enjoying the beautiful creation granted to us.
mongwolf   on Jan 9, 2016
added a review of Berryman
 

Spiders, tics, mosquitoes, etc. This is definitely a fall-winter trail for me too. Can't wait to ride it again.
 
Great post nreamer.
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mongwolf   on Jan 7, 2016
added a comment on Podcast: Mountain Bike Endurance Training
 
Great podcast ... and the previous one about goals. I really enjoyed them. I really like the different reasons/styles/genres (???)...
 
Great comments. As I mentioned in my post, I have carried a whistle for years. It is a great next...
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I have to repost this thought alone. I think the greatest threat to all of us in wildlands today is...
 
Obviously the degree of protection needed for a ride or hike depends on the region you are in and familiarity...
mongwolf   on Jan 6, 2016
added a review of Mohican
 

I totally agree with your review. The only difference is that you said it in one short paragraph. I said...
mongwolf   on Jan 5, 2016
added a comment on John's Top 15 Trail “Discoveries” of ’15
 
Hey John, if ever get serious about coming to Mongolia, you have a place to stay with us, and we'll...
mongwolf   on Jan 5, 2016
added a review of Agate Creek
 

Hey Greg. I've been reviewing Agate Creek Trail for the first time. Looks really cool. Then a thought came to...
mongwolf   on Jan 5, 2016
added a review of Pinckney Island
 

Thanks for posting this review. I'm a mountain person myself, but wow, that area looks beautiful.
mongwolf   on Jan 5, 2016
added a comment on John's Top 15 Trail “Discoveries” of ’15
 
Your write up stirred up so many thoughts in my mind. I'll share the first one in this longer post...
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mongwolf   on Jan 5, 2016
added a comment on John's Top 15 Trail “Discoveries” of ’15
 
Okay, now for the other thoughts. First, my favorite photo ... ... Miniskibum at the bottom of Noble Canyon ......
mongwolf   on Dec 31, 2015
added a review of Specialized Ground Control
 

Decent traction for trail level riding. Rolls pretty well.
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none really. Wasn't happy with the tire.
mongwolf   on Dec 31, 2015
added a review of Specialized Purgatory GRID
 

Don't have any pros really. Maybe it is pretty durable with the grid structure. I do like Specialized's grid carcass....

light, fast
mongwolf   on Dec 31, 2015
added 6 photos.
 
More stairs and ledges to blow through ... ... way too much fun.
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mongwolf   on Dec 31, 2015
added 4 photos.
 
This is where the overlook trail joins up with and overlaps with the AZT. Turn left here. The overlook is...
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mongwolf   on Dec 31, 2015
added 3 photos.
 
This is the gate on the FLT just west of the junction of the FLT and Fisher Point Overlook Access...
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mongwolf   on Dec 30, 2015
added a comment on Iron Horse - A Redemption Story
 
As much as we all love biking, it seems that nothing beats taking someone like Tim (such a rare opportunity)...
mongwolf   on Dec 29, 2015
added a comment on The 20 Best Trails Greg Explored in 2015
 
Yep, I've never minded hiking my bike if it meant getting to where I wanted to be. So the Barr...
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