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  1. #51
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    Working, but might go tomorrow depending on how tonight goes..
    Usually work M-F 9-5...
    My bike is good to go..

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    Ok. It was a good ride. Took it to pine ridge station. The guys at the bike shop on 252 said theres another trail to pick up down the rode. I'm having a good time exploring back there. I'll probably be there tomorrow too.

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    Once I hit Pine Ridge, I don't know of any other trails beyond.
    I normally will ride 252 out to Ridley Creek from there and back towards home. ( again as part of my road work)..
    If you should come across another trail near there,please let me know.
    The only others I know of are out near Don Guenella..

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    I've ridden don guanella. But not in a few years. I drove down the street on pineridge and then followed it up the hill. There's a little parking lot and a trailhead. Looks like it runs along the west side of 476 down back into smedley to the back of the park. You can see on the map where pineridge loops around next to the park. I'm not sure if this is the part they were talkin about but it what I've found so far

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    At the top of Hemlock is the trailhead..is a trail it brings you out to either the soccer fields at the back of Smedley or one of the small bridges depending on which way you travel. ( I grew up in Wallingford.) One of my best friends in high school lived right on Hemlock..

    I'm thinking of heading over in a bit.
    Let me know if you have intentions on riding today.

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    Just finished up. Great ride. Found some nice downhill. We'll meet up one of these times

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    Did you know about the trails behind Jane lownes park.

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    This was my ride. Not sure if link works. First time.

    https://www.strava.com/rides/35137645

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    It worked, I can see your ride..
    You know that you are able to cross the creek it's only 6-8" deep. I see you went around it both heading to smedley and when you returned..

    Even this time of year I cross it, it's not to bad

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    I crossed it the other day on the swarthmore side if that's what your talking about.

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    Anyone up for a ride tomorrow morning. I'll be starting at swarthmore colleges south entrance field house around 8-8:30. Let me know. I'm good for 1-2 hours.

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    Count me in.
    I have a new oversized rear tire that ( i think ) going to work out ok..
    Just in case it does not I want to make sure I have a vehicle near by.. So I will drive over.
    I'll be driving an xterra. Meet you around 8

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    Sounds good. I have a black dodge 1500. I park at the end of field house lane in front of the indoor squash courts. ( I never knew what the building was. I just checked out the google map).

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    so what time 8 or 8:30 its your call.

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    8:15

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    Take your time I'm already here.

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    Heading out saturday morning if anybody wants to join.
    Thinking around 8 or 9 to start.
    Let me know.

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    I may or may not be in. I dropped a weight on my big toe and fractured it. I might have to take a week off.

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    Smedley is trashed

    County is tearing down the Smedley ramps and trails.
    Right now!!
    Spread the word.
    This is unfortunate but true

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    Are you kidding. I was just there this morning

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    county tearing down trails?

    Do you mean that they are closing the trails to biking? If so, have they posted signs or notified the public?

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    I don't think they are shutting it down, I just think that they are back there leveling all the ramps and anything deemed dangerous..
    Sad day for Smedley,

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    boooo. :-(

    do you mean the pump track area with all of the berms & jumps?

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    Not sure about the berms yet. But the jumps, seesaw and log ride are leveled. I'll chech it out later this week and see the total damage

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    Quote Originally Posted by emaisch1080 View Post
    Not sure about the berms yet. But the jumps, seesaw and log ride are leveled. I'll chech it out later this week and see the total damage
    f@ąŁ!!! that trail was a work of art.

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