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Colorado Springs / Ulaanbaatar // MONGOLIA


 
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I started riding at age 50 through the prompting of my sons. Now I am totally addicted and only wish I would have started earlier in life. Having lived in Mongolia for over 20 years, my favorite riding experience is exploring the many mountains of the country for new trails.

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mongwolf   1 day ago
added Frieberg Trail
 
This is a 1.4 mile trail, connecting Pearson Bench Trail and Tyaughton Lake Road. It is often used by riders...
mongwolf   2 days ago
added High Trail
 
This is a 12.75 mile long singletrack trail with big climbs and bigger descents. Starting from the north end, the...
mongwolf   2 days ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 days ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   4 days ago
updated High Chaparral Open Space conditions to
 
mongwolf   4 days ago
updated High Chaparral Open Space conditions to
 
mongwolf   4 days ago
updated High Chaparral Open Space conditions to
 
mongwolf   4 days ago
added Mid Gun Creek
 
This is a 7.25 mile point to point singletrack trail. At the upper terminus it junctions with Deer Pass Trail,...
mongwolf   6 days ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   6 days ago
added Deer Pass
 
This is a point to point singletrack trail. Either way you go, you face a big climb followed by a...
mongwolf   6 days ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   1 week ago
added Lorna Pass Trail
 
This is a true backcountry singletrack that runs point to point. If you fly into Lorna Lake, then this is...
mongwolf   1 week ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   1 week ago
updated Nose Hill conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
added a review of Nose Hill
 

Nice large area of city trails. Mix of singletrack, wide double track and paved trails. Some trails drop straight down...
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Nose Hill conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Cheyenne Mountain State Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Pulpit Rock Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Stratton Open Space / The Chutes conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Ute Valley Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated High Chaparral Open Space conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to Good
 
mongwolf   2 weeks ago
updated High Chaparral Open Space conditions to Good
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
added a review of Sesame Canyon
 

Sadly, Sesame Canyon is permanently closed due to greenback cutthroat trout plan.

@Gdb49. I have to concur with you. Soooo glad it isn't what it appeared to be the last time I...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Stratton Open Space / The Chutes conditions to Good
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Sesame Canyon conditions to Poor
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Captain Jack's conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Buckhorn Loop conditions to Good
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
replied to Winter riding layering questions
 
Like m.krupp, my biggest challenge is keeping my fingers and feet warm in colder weather (0-30°F).  The fingers are an easy fix.  I just wear a pair regular warm winter gloves and...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
started a topic: Memories from adventure rides
 
This week I am back in Mongolia for the first time in about a year and a half.  It has been a week full of seeing longtime friends and remembering great times...
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Forbidden Valley Loop conditions to Fat Bike
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Manjusri-Tsetsee Gun Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Ash Mountain Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Baruun Salaa Zuun Salaa Hills conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Bearded Vulture Pass Trails conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Camel Run conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Bombat Trails conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Clay Mountain conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Clay Mountain Portal conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated East Descent North Valley conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated East Descent South Valley conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated East Valley conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Shargamorit Khandgait Hills East conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Selkh Am West Ridge conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Selkh Am East Ridge conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Nukht to Zaisan conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Nairamdal Trails conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Moon Mountain Pass conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Lower Tur Norakh Gol conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Lone Tree Mountain West Portal conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Lone Tree Mountain Pass conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Khurel Togoot Observatory Trails conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Jargalant to Zaisan conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Wild Horses conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Upper Traverse conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Upper Basin Short Loop conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Upper Basin conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Uguumur Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Two Dogs Extension conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Two Dogs conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Tuul River conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Tsetsee Gun East Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Thunderbolt Mountain Pass conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated The Beast conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Terelj Singletrack Loop conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Yarmag Hills conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Thermal Detonator conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Ion Disruptor conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Nukht East Ridge conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Zaisan Chutes Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Zaisan Trail conditions to Fat Bike
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Zaisan West Ridge conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Bayanzurkh Tovchoo up Khurkhree Gol conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Bayanzurkh Uul Central conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Bayanzurkh Uul East conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Bayanzurkh Uul West conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Canal Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Chengeltei Mountain North conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Dari-Ekh / Dambadarjaa Hills conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Chengeltei Mountain South Ridge conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Chengeltei Mountain Southwest conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Chuluut Am conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated District 15 Network conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated E-Whip conditions to
 
mongwolf   3 weeks ago
updated Fire Tower Lower Loop conditions to
 
mongwolf   on Nov 11, 2019
replied to Are you riding "too much" tire?
 
@ Bike Nerd ... It looks like the HD5 gets upgraded with a lot of the advances of the Ripmo.  I'll have to test ride a couple of other brands just to...
Shifter cables. Most of time they just requires a minor adjustment, but it is the one thing that requires the most attention it seems. I imagine the bottom bracket would be more of an issue, but I stay far away from press fit.
mongwolf   on Nov 8, 2019
replied to Your MTB plan?
 
My first four or five years of riding were clearly adventure focused. I lived in the country of Mongolia and most rides required exploration, locating and following obscure, unnamed trails and two...
mongwolf   on Nov 8, 2019
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   on Nov 7, 2019
updated High Chaparral Open Space conditions to
 
mongwolf   on Nov 5, 2019
updated Palmer Park conditions to
 
mongwolf   on Oct 30, 2019
updated Lake Moraine Trail conditions to
 
mongwolf   on Oct 30, 2019
added a review of Lake Moraine Trail
 

Really nice trail running north and south connecting the Barr Trail and Jones Downhill above the Forester Cutoff Trail. The...
mongwolf   on Oct 30, 2019
added a review of Mountain View Trail
 

Nothing special but it helps get you where you want to go. Pretty remote.
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