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Tucson // Arizona


 
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About Me

Fell in love with the many local trails in and around Tucson. Use Fantasy Island as my regular training rides in my neighborhood. Love to ride the many different sections of the AZT (Arizona Trail) with endless miles of spectacular views and challenging rides.

My Bikes

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In general a truck is great, I used to have an in-line 4cyl that rocked and helped me haul water and building materials (1998 GMC Sanoma). In my current life and types of riding, I love my MINI Countryman S with the bike rack that connects directly into the frame. I don’t want a 2nd…
Let the market decide. I've already seen Plus Hard Tails less than $1,000. I've ridden my share of low cost bikes and prefer the best I can afford for my personal taste.
TuacaTom   on Jan 18, 2016
added a comment on Watch: Are Walmart Mountain Bikes Safe?
 
It took you 16 years to get a better bike? You have great patience or ... LoL, just kidding
TuacaTom   on Jan 18, 2016
updated Fantasy Island
 
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TuacaTom   on Jan 18, 2016
checked in at Fantasy Island
 
TuacaTom   on Jan 15, 2016
checked in at Fantasy Island
 
TuacaTom   on Jan 9, 2016
updated Tucson Mountain Park
 
to Dry.
TuacaTom   on Jan 9, 2016
checked in at Tucson Mountain Park
 
TuacaTom   on Jan 9, 2016
added a review of Badger Creek South Trail
 

A short trail with great scenic views and beautiful natural landscape. Good technical challenges along the way. I helped a...
TuacaTom   on Jan 9, 2016
added Box Canyon to Pistol Hill
 
Riding the AZT Jamboree 37 mile route that was missed due to rain. Shuttle to start..advanced riders..endurance ride and pace. No...
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TuacaTom   on Jan 9, 2016
added Arizona Trail Jamboree
 
Riding at the Tucson Mountain Park
SAMBA group ride on AZT near Colossal Cave Dec 2015
TuacaTom   on Jan 9, 2016
added 4 photos.
 
SAMBA ride through Three Bridges Dec 2015 on the AZT
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Actually, the article is spot on for a discussion of being prepared. I live in Southern Arizona and both the...
 

This is a truly wonderful trail. I've ridden from Camp Hope connecting to the AZT, then at various times, thru...
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added a photo of Ben's Bikes
 
Ben in his repair center
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added Ben's Bikes
 
Ben's Bikes
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added a photo of Arizona Trail Jamboree
 
Recent SAMBA group ride on AZT
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added Arizona Trail Jamboree
 
The Arizona Trail Jamboree is a charity ride benefiting the Arizona Trail Association. 35 miles (or 25) of sweet singletrack...
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added a photo of Giant XTC 27.5 2
 
My bike
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added a review of Fantasy Island
 

Terrific trail system inside city limits. Perfect for beginners when riding the 3 loops in the south section and great...
TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added 5 photos.
 
Fantasy Island
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TuacaTom   on Dec 30, 2015
added a review of Giant XTC 27.5 2
 

Light weight and nimble, handles crisp and quick on flowy single track. Climbs great with perfect gearing for intermediate trails....
TuacaTom   on Aug 8, 2014
added a photo of Giant XTC 27.5 2
 
My bike
TuacaTom   on Jan 31, 2013
added a comment on Singletracks Jerseys Available for Pre-Order
 
I generally wear jogging / running jerseys because I hate the tight fitting cycling gear. Probably because I'm middle aged...
 
My bike
TuacaTom   on Jan 1, 2012
added a review of Millers Meadows
 

This course is great for beginners and easy enough for families in the Wichita area to bring kids with to...
TuacaTom   on Jan 1, 2012
checked in at Millers Meadows
 
TuacaTom   on Jan 1, 2012
created a My Trails
 
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