Horsetooth Hike

cliff538 Hiking, Outside

Hey, if you haven’t noticed it’s summer out there! Time for a hike. Forget the over-time at work, the yard work can wait, the dry cleaning doesn’t r-e-a-l-l-y have to be dropped off today… it’s time to get outside and suck in some fresh, flower-scented air.   KILL your TV, get OUTSIDE


Wind: friend and foe

cliff538 Biking, Outside

20 gusting to 35 knots… it was hard to get my enthusiasm up beyond “your kidding right?” It turned into a leg searing, grimaced faced, beautiful ride. Pros; The trails are just about empty that much wind keeps most people home, it’s a great workout, dealing with wind takes practice, mental practice. Cons; riding in granny gear straight into 25 …


Spring is Here! Giant Anthem X1 Ride

cliff538 Biking, Outside

It was a beautiful 65 degrees on the Front Range today. New Maxxis rubber on the Anthem begged to be taken out. 18 miles yesterday with a stop at Odell Brewery for fresh homemade chips from the food-truck and a couple of Red IPA’s on tap, a quick 16 miles this afternoon around Pine Ridge. It feels good to bring …