ryguy79Bunny Hop

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Colorado Springs // Colorado

 
Thanks for the response. To be honest I stopped reading when I felt like I was reading Surly's blog post about this bike all over again. I rack up more miles on my Surly than any of my other bikes but I feel like they're jumping the shark now.
"Even the price is retro, with the complete bike priced at $1,200 and a frame going for $600." Is this a review or did Surly pay you to rehash their marketing? This thing seems way overpriced.
Interesting that you mentioned riding within Big Bend NP and mentioned some amount of singletrack. I lived in west Texas for a while and never considered riding there, since its a national park. I'm not surprised there's riding outside the park, but NPS says no unless their website is outdated. Seems odd for 'singletracks' to…
ryguy79   on Feb 21, 2018
added a review of Glacial Hills
 

This would be a 5 if there were any rocks, roots, or other technical features. I wish the trail builders...
+ 5 others
ryguy79   on Feb 21, 2018
added a review of Highland Recreation
 

My fave in southern Michigan. Nicely technical. I wish there were trails like this up in northern Michigan where I...
ryguy79   on Feb 21, 2018
added a review of Pontiac Lake
 

Pretty fun fast trail. The 2 'technical' additions are a nice diversion. Gotta wonder where singletracks is getting climb elevation...
ryguy79   on Feb 21, 2018
added a review of Potawatomi trail
 

Good old school midwest XC riding but nothing special and trail seemed pretty blown out in places last time I...
ryguy79   on Feb 21, 2018
added a review of DTE Energy Foundation Trail
 

I would give it 5 stars if Big Kame could just be lapped from the parking lot without riding the...
ryguy79   on Feb 21, 2018
added a review of Boyne School Forest
 

Really nice trail building. The beginner and intermediate loops flow nicely with bigger berms and more opportunities for air on...
ryguy79   on Aug 11, 2017
added a review of Holdridge Recreation Area
 

Still fun after all these years. I rode here regularly in the late 90s and earthy 00s, but have been...
ryguy79   on Jun 27, 2016
added a review of Santa Fe Trail
 

Its not mountain biking. Rating as such is pointless. To me its great when I just want to put miles...
ryguy79   on May 25, 2015
added a review of Seven Bridges Trail
 

Better as a hike than a ride. There are more fun trails around. As a hike, great in the spring,...
 

Great finisher to a Buckhorn/Jacks ride and a fun area for a quick ride on its own with short but...
ryguy79   on Dec 31, 2014
added a comment on Opinion: The Anti-Fat Biking Manifesto
 
Pretty sure you should be at Monarch instead! That said, I ride year round in Colorado Springs without a fatbike,...
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