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Tue Dec 25, 2018, 07:05 PM

 

Tis the season...

...for cyclocross....

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Reply Tis the season... (Original post)
jberryhill Dec 2018 OP
LakeSuperiorView Dec 2018 #1
Jim Lane Dec 2018 #2
jberryhill Dec 2018 #3
Jim Lane Dec 2018 #4
Maxheader Jan 2019 #5
jberryhill Jan 2019 #6
Maxheader Jan 2019 #7

Response to jberryhill (Original post)

Wed Dec 26, 2018, 12:50 AM

1. Unfortuately, up here, tis the season for indoor trainers...

 

Unless you buy a fat bike, and I'm not willing to turn those monster tires...

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Response to jberryhill (Original post)

Wed Dec 26, 2018, 08:06 AM

2. Where is this jaunt?

 

It seems you have a good selection of car-free routes.

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Response to Jim Lane (Reply #2)

Thu Dec 27, 2018, 11:08 AM

3. It's an old DuPont family estate

 


Years ago, it was a country estate owned by a member of the DuPont family where they kept their horses which they raced at nearby Delaware Park. It had been abandoned after a fire in the main house quite a number of years ago, and the grounds were a favorite area haunt and hangout, particularly in the winter when the ponds would freeze over thick enough for skating. Eventually, it was taken over by the county and turned into a facility for the mounted patrol and public riding stable with a cross country route...

https://www.nccde.org/425/Carousel-Park-Equestrian-Center

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Response to jberryhill (Reply #3)

Fri Dec 28, 2018, 11:08 AM

4. Thanks! It looks like a great place for a ride, unless horse manure is an issue. (n/t)

 

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Response to jberryhill (Original post)

Mon Jan 7, 2019, 03:14 PM

5. Sorry..


Are you on a bike or a motorcycle? I can't tell..

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Response to Maxheader (Reply #5)

Mon Jan 7, 2019, 04:13 PM

6. Bicycle

 


The goofy thing is that I started riding to improve my leg strength for skiing, and now I use my ski gear to ride my bike in the winter...



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Response to jberryhill (Reply #6)

Mon Jan 7, 2019, 06:13 PM

7. I like your bike...

Oh yeah!..And I wear a face mask, gloves and layered pearl izumi
stuff too...Specialized hard rock for the township roads and a specialized
tri cross for the asphalt...You make me feel guilty...I should be out
riding...60 degrees..instead of trimming trees...

Safe travels!!

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