On Saturday, Joe and I did a short hike in the Competitive Track Area of McDowell Mountain Park. We came across a small group of riders who were participating in a mountain biking skills clinic. We came across them as … Continued
After our Friday Hike, a number of us stopped by the visitor’s center. There, we found Ranger Amy talking to (and taking photos of) Sandy and her eclectus parrot, Chaco. Sandy rides long distances on her mountain bike with Chaco … Continued
These were the leaders at the time that we encountered the “Marathon” mountain bike racers during our hike of the Scenic Trail on Saturday.
Marilyn, Marie, and I rode our bikes on Wednesday, June 4. (Marie’s bike was a rental from Rim Cyclery.)
Friday’s Hike started from the Wagner Trailhead. We hiked Wagner to Granite, and went right on Granite. The group split up in the large wash just past Stoneman Wash (which feeds back into Stoneman Wash). Amy finished the hike with … Continued
Marilyn, Nick, and I did a big loop out in the Granite Mountain area on Sunday. We did a loop starting at the Granite Mountain Trailhead just off of 136th St. We rode Bootlegger to Granite Mountain Loop Trail, and … Continued
Photos from last Sunday’s ride with Nick and Marilyn:
Marilyn and I rode with Linda at Granite Mountain last Saturday.
I took these photos while riding with Nick and Marilyn and Little Granite Mountain. A view from the Bootlegger Trail: The Bootlegger Trail wends its way in between some large rocks: This large boulder is called Balanced Rock. (There’s a … Continued