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06-17-2013, 07:48 AM
Rampart, Thursday, June 20. Longest day of the year.
Be ready to ride at 5.
Meeting at the intersection of Rampart Range Road and Jackson Creek Road. 6.4 miles south of the intersection of Hwy 67 and Rampart Range Road.
Map of the area:
Also available for purchase at the Jarre Mart in Sedalia.
06-17-2013, 07:50 AM
Got excited, but this is not human powered riding. :-)
06-17-2013, 08:10 AM
Yeah, haven't dusted the mtb off yet this year. Need to soon.
06-17-2013, 08:56 AM
This may work
06-17-2013, 09:54 AM
Damn - that would be fun but it's a haul to get down there from the Northside on a weekday....
06-18-2013, 02:47 PM
I'm going to try to make this happen. I haven't been down to Rampart in years.
06-18-2013, 03:52 PM
Sweet! I think I have a loop worked out that's loads of fun...we did it last year and I happened to write it down!
South on 681 Scotty's, 679A Dutch Fred, 627 Beginner, cross to west side to 675 Cabin Ridge, 653 Roi Tan singletrack, 674 Flatrock, cross at Flat Rocks to east side, 682A Overlook, finish on 682 Overlook.
06-19-2013, 05:35 PM
In. I'll chill or MTB or 4x4 and my friend Jason will ride with y'all. He got his OHV sticker today (actually just a receipt)
06-21-2013, 08:47 AM
Had a great ride last night! Me (250 XCF-W), my dad (530 EXC-R), Jacket (450 EXC) and Daniel's friend Jason (Husaberg FE570) enjoyed the late light of the summer solstice and endured the dry, dusty conditions of Rampart. Went a little less than 30 miles in about 2 1/2 hours. Thanks all for coming down!
I adjusted my clickers to the "comfort" setting from the "standard" setting as per the manual (meaning I reduced the compression and rebound damping both), and wow what a difference! Feels like a whole different bike! It was great! Definitely going to play with that more depending on riding conditions!
06-21-2013, 08:55 AM
Some of the techniques covered in these videos came in handy:
06-21-2013, 01:34 PM
That was a blast! Thanks for putting this together Matt.
06-23-2013, 11:43 AM
Good times. These are from Jason's camera. Thanks again.
06-26-2013, 07:49 AM
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