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I haven't done Jackson's or Rockstacker yet but based on the videos, I'll agree with your assessment. Rock Stacker looks...
I'm not a beer drinker but this was a very well written article. The comments so far, not so much....
I haven't raced for at least 15 years and to be honest, I can't say I miss it. The aspect...
k2rider   on Jan 6, 2016
added a comment on Watch: Nate Hills Shows How Sketchy Hangover Truly Is
 
I hit my hands/bar/fists on that wall more than once and several more times on those trees when we rode...
k2rider   on Jan 5, 2016
added a comment on John's Top 15 Trail “Discoveries” of ’15
 
I've been to (5) of the places on your list...Idylwild and Noble Canyon are regular haunts and while I love...
I remember the early MagicShine batteries were catching fire as well. I had read about it on MTBR and people...
 
I'm with Ironhead700 above for the most part. I mountain bike because it's FUN and challenging. The fitness is just...
Speaking ONLY for California as a recently retired police officer of 31 years in the profession, I would respectfully disagree...
k2rider   on Sep 1, 2015
added a comment on Will Women Save the Local Bike Shop? Part 1
 
Being the anti-PC guy that I am, I'll call BS on the numbers of women & bikes, rather it be...
Not sure where you're heading in Oregon (I see you're into fly fishing) but we've been all over the state...
Sounds fun. Safe travels and enjoy the ride!! I'm heading to Colorado as well this Friday but it will be...
k2rider   on Aug 17, 2015
added a comment on The Best Mountain Bikes and MTB Products of 2015
 
I wonder what percentage of people live in areas where they don't have "easy" access to all brands. I know...
k2rider   on Aug 12, 2015
added a review of Tylers Traverse
 

This might be a 4.5 star ride if we ran it as a shuttle but climbing UP Tiddlywinks before cutting...
Well, I didn't like the idea at all either until MP said we're getting an Emily Batty swimsuit calendar so...
k2rider   on Jul 21, 2015
added a comment on Shhh! 15 Under the Radar Mountain Bike Destinations
 
So cool to see Kalispell/Whitefish on there as the general area is on the short list of places to retire...
k2rider   on Jul 6, 2015
added a comment on The 10 Best MTB Shuttle Routes in the Western US
 
Great list for sure and I've done (4) of them. Like you said, there's just so many quality rides out...
k2rider   on Jun 27, 2015
added a review of Lower Rock Creek Trail
 

We did this as a shuttle and our ride was about 6.5 miles. Pretty much all downhill. Half flowy singletrack...
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k2rider   on Jun 27, 2015
added a review of Mammoth Rock Trail
 

Just like the others have said...while it isn't a long trail, it's definitely a fun ride and worth making the...
k2rider   on Jun 16, 2015
added a comment on Final Review: Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt BC Edition
 
It was on the short list for my new bike but I ended up ordering the Yeti SB5C today. I...
k2rider   on Jun 12, 2015
added a comment on On Review: Pivot Mach 6 Carbon XX1
 
I have had my Pivot Mach 6 since November 2013. I had a Tallboy at the time as well and...
k2rider   on Jun 7, 2015
added a comment on Video: Top 10 Common Mountain Biking Mistakes
 
I'm with Fatty....those are definitely the two I've been guilty of for 25+ years and I had no idea I...
 

Great look, great sound, great customer service
k2rider   on May 12, 2015
added a comment on Opinion: There's Nothing Wrong with Your Bike
 
After keeping a bike that I loved and raced for several years.....a 1st generation, 24 lb, Trek Fuel that I...
k2rider   on May 7, 2015
added a comment on Most Popular Mountain Bike Trails by US State (2015)
 
Crazy stuff. My sister, a professor at Louisiana Tech has lived right there in Ruston (Lincoln Parish) for 30+ years....
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k2rider   on May 7, 2015
added a comment on Riding SoCal Trail Nobility with Xen MTB
 
Great article and very well written, enough so to keep a Noble Canyon regular entertained. I don't personally ride north...
k2rider   on May 5, 2015
added a comment on Video: Mountain Biking with One Arm
 
Good for him. Very inspirational. His balance, overall coordination and right arm strength must be impressive. I have a hard...
k2rider   on May 4, 2015
added a comment on Most Popular Mountain Bike Trails by US State (2015)
 
While it may not be gnarly, it's still off the beaten path compared to most places and far away from...
k2rider   on May 4, 2015
added a comment on Most Popular Mountain Bike Trails by US State (2015)
 
Good list for sure and it shows you the "hardcore" mentality of MTB'ers who take the time to get online...
k2rider   on Apr 20, 2015
added a comment on Opinion: Quit Your MTB Proselytizing
 
I'd say I definitely fall into that "recruiter" role but I'm that way with everything I'm actively involved in. I'm...
I guess if I ever move out of Southern California, I'm going to have to start packing a jacket. We...
k2rider   on Mar 22, 2015
added a review of Glenwild
 

Came to Park City to snowboard but due to less than stellar conditions, I went out for what I expected...
k2rider   on Mar 19, 2015
added a comment on Test Ride Review: The New Ibis Mojo HD3
 
I've had the Pivot Mach 6 since November 2013 and for a while, I would ride my Mach 6 on...
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