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    Merry Trails and a Happy New Beer: December 29 group ride

    Fellow MTBR's,

    Cpt. Sydor, Biggie and I were kicking around getting an end of year group ride together.

    The date: December 29, 2011
    The time: 9.00 am
    The place: meet up at Cafe Domestique, Dundas, for a chilly and hopefully-not-too-muddy ride around the local trails, including all those new trails at Christie Lake that y'all keep hearing about.

    Apres ride festivites at Cafe Domestique which, I am reliably informed, now has a liquor licence.

    Hoping to see some familiar faces out, and maybe meet some new ones....
    Strava made me do it....

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    Assuming, I get dinner in the oven in time, IN!
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    hmmm, I just may have to do a double ride that day!

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    Sounds fun, I may be in if i don't go up north for the week.
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    I'm in if I can remember how to wake up before sunrise on my holidays. Hopefully the drive from Toronto won't be too bad with everyone on vacation.

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    As I was the one who asked I'll commit. I'll start some sort of training to be 50% nearly almost capable of riding out of that farkin' valley town!

    If Domesticated Rizzo can't get his dinner on, will we have a guide?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Biggie View Post
    As I was the one who asked I'll commit. I'll start some sort of training to be 50% nearly almost capable of riding out of that farkin' valley town!

    If Domesticated Rizzo can't get his dinner on, will we have a guide?
    I have several contingency plans for this eventuality. Possible options include:

    1. Trucking on over to the Monster Mansion to help with the dinner prep
    2. Riding around the parking lot for a couple of hours
    3. Proceeding directly to the grilled cheese sammie and beer part of the program
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    Quote Originally Posted by Biggie View Post
    As I was the one who asked I'll commit. I'll start some sort of training to be 50% nearly almost capable of riding out of that farkin' valley town!

    If Domesticated Rizzo can't get his dinner on, will we have a guide?
    Cpt Sydor is certainly capable of putting together a nice route to Christie...

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    Got room for me?

    If so, I'm so there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 14Stone View Post
    Got room for me?

    If so, I'm so there.
    Always room for you, my plus-sized friend....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Louda View Post
    hmmm, I just may have to do a double ride that day!
    Double ride?
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    Awwww yeaaahhh.

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    Gotta work at 9am. If it was Friday yea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Enduramil View Post
    Gotta work at 9am. If it was Friday yea.
    I think you may have a cold coming on....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    I think you may have a cold coming on....
    Yeah, you may not want to spread it around. You wouldn't want anyone to be down and out for the 2011->2012 rollover.

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    leaving for ottawa on the 29th
    RIP Adam Yauch

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    Quote Originally Posted by saturnine View Post
    leaving for Ottawa on the 29th
    Is this an invitation for us to join you?
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    I plan on attending, I have a back wheel to fix and may have some company to get ride of, but things look good so far.

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    Last time I was in, Domestique also had a tasty looking dark brew of Cameron's that isn't even available at the LCBO...

    Might have to meet you guys for lunch.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nerdgirl View Post
    Last time I was in, Domestique also had a tasty looking dark brew of Cameron's that isn't even available at the LCBO...

    Might have to meet you guys for lunch.
    We were assuming (and hoping) you would.
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    The McAuslan Stout is freaking amazing. I will try to make it!
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    This is shaping up to be a pretty sweet holiday ride!
    Please enjoy seeing this terrible collection of me - something wonderful is about to happy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by garage monster View Post
    This is shaping up to be a pretty sweet holiday ride!
    Current trends suggest the ground will not be frozen.
    When under pressure, your level of performance will sink to your level of preparation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rkj__ View Post
    Current trends suggest the ground will not be frozen.
    You might want to switch out the commuters for something a little more mud friendly! !

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    Quote Originally Posted by saturnine View Post
    leaving for ottawa on the 29th
    My condolences.

    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    I think you may have a cold coming on....
    Need to work so can get the new CX frame and fork. Besides I hear there may be an extra free event next year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rkj__ View Post
    Is this an invitation for us to join you?
    if you want.
    RIP Adam Yauch

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Double ride?
    Mono night ride, silly. You already said you were in!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Louda View Post
    Mono night ride, silly. You already said you were in!

    oops my bad, Dundas ride Thursday morn... Mono night ride Friday!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Louda View Post
    oops my bad, Dundas ride Thursday morn... Mono night ride Friday!
    There ya go....
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    Quote Originally Posted by philshep View Post
    The McAuslan Stout is freaking amazing. I will try to make it!
    Cool. I wanna see the shiny Nomad firsthand.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Cool. I wanna see the shiny Nomad firsthand.
    That puppy is sold! Watch out - if philshep leads the ride, it's up the gravel chute for sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nerdgirl View Post
    That puppy is sold! Watch out - if philshep leads the ride, it's up the gravel chute for sure.
    Yikes, nothing gives me an evil sense of foreboding like fit guys and steep gravel chutes. Well, maybe Sith. But that's it!
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    Just came in from the garage where I installed winter tires, wheels and thick goopy lube.

    Running 33:18 with 26 inch wheels. Any other SS'ers? Or should i bring something geared?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Biggie View Post
    . Any other SS'ers?
    Yeah, I'll be gearless. 32:18 with 29" wheels.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Yeah, I'll be gearless. 32:18 with 29" wheels.
    You realize that riding out of Dundas is like Ontario's Alpe D'Huez???
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    Quote Originally Posted by Biggie View Post
    You realize that riding out of Dundas is like Ontario's Alpe D'Huez???
    Meh, in a good year, I do it twice a day, every day.

    I'll *probably* be on the Misfit as long as I have time to clean it up and if Messrs. Sydor or Shep decide to drag us up the Chute, I'll just shoulder the bike and run like a proper Belgian.
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    Question: how bad is this gravel chute climb using the gravel road climb to the top of Kelso as a reference?

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    Quote Originally Posted by aerius View Post
    Question: how bad is this gravel chute climb using the gravel road climb to the top of Kelso as a reference?
    Less twisty but just as punishing. It may be one of the hardest off-road climbs in Hamilton - especially if you start from my house.
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    Quote Originally Posted by garage monster View Post
    Less twisty but just as punishing. It may be one of the hardest off-road climbs in Hamilton - especially if you start from my house.
    Ouch. Well I guess it's time for me to start going over my mtn bikers' excuse chart...

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    I'll be gearless too! 39:23 belt drive... it's been a wicked smooth ride but it skips whenever I give it torque on the punchy climbs Need to tighten it I think...

    Unglued, can I hitch a ride with you??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Louda View Post
    Unglued, can I hitch a ride with you??
    Play your cards right and I'll even let you drive the Silver Bullet again.
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    Gearless:

    52:11... or at least that's what I'll be claiming.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Play your cards right and I'll even let you drive the Silver Bullet again.
    Guess I'll be buying you drinks after the ride!

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    Hmmm...weather forecast for ride day is a lot colder than what they were predicting a few days ago. Hopefully the trails will be nice & firm so I can break out my Kona instead of riding my mud bike. Of course having said this it'll either rain & turn everything into a swamp or drop to -30C and freeze my balls off.

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    Up north right now. Should be back in time for the ride. If not hope everything goes well!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Cool. I wanna see the shiny Nomad firsthand.
    Yeah... Sold it the other day! Replaced with a Nomad C in lime green...

    But either way I wouldn't be riding my Nomad in Dundas...too much bike!

    And yes, I think every Dundas ride should begin with a ride up the peak

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    Quote Originally Posted by philshep View Post
    Yeah... Sold it the other day! Replaced with a Nomad C in lime green...

    But either way I wouldn't be riding my Nomad in Dundas...too much bike!

    And yes, I think every Dundas ride should begin with a ride up the peak

    Cheers
    Sounds good to me. I went on what I thought would be a nice, relaxed pre-xmas ride on Saturday, which turned into a 40k hammer-fest. I am hoping to find my legs again by Thursday....
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    You were riding with Aaron weren't you.... I just came across this now and am supposed to be heading to Orillia on Thursday. Guessing I won't be able to make it out but it is raining here in Waterdown just to make sure it is slick for your ride.
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    Quote Originally Posted by misconceptionz View Post
    You were riding with Aaron weren't you.... I just came across this now and am supposed to be heading to Orillia on Thursday. Guessing I won't be able to make it out but it is raining here in Waterdown just to make sure it is slick for your ride.
    Was the "40k hammerfest" comment your first clue? Who needs the sufferfest?
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    Is this invite open to ' out siders' ??
    Ride a Santa Cruz heckler
    And many part bikes : )
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Play your cards right and I'll even let you drive the Silver Bullet again.
    All that would be needed to complete this would be a Silver Lame' vest or jacket and handing out invites to the pub for a ugh Coors Light.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crash&bern View Post
    Is this invite open to ' out siders' ??
    Certainly. And there are no outsiders, just people who like to ride bikes.

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    We're just back from 5 days up North ourselves and it looks like we have sheet-ice and snow greeting us this morning. Forecast high for tomorrow is 1C so it's gonna be a slick one!
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    I'm okay with ice, just not knee deep mud!
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    What's the deal with parking? The municipal lot by Domestique is not free on a week day is it?
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    Good point... I don't think it's too pricey but you should be able to find a side street nearby and ride over?
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    Dundas BIA to the rescue!

    Parking is plentiful and FREE on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS at PARKING METERS in the downtown! For the month of December, parking in the MUNICIPAL parking lots behind the businesses on King Street is complementary!
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    Sweet! they may as well make it free all the time!
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    i'm actually considering this ride also, sounds like a fun group.
    just not sure about making myself get up early enough on my vacation and then the cold weather.
    how much snow did you get in that area?

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    We got about an inch of slush last night which promptly froze this morning (nearly went down on my tuchus putting out the trash pre-dawn... ) with just a light dusting this morning. We're now sitting in full sun so stuff is melting again. It should be a real mixed-bag tomorrow.
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    My wife and i will be there.See you in the morning.
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    I just spoke with Krys (Proprietor at Domestique and all-around niceguy), and he said he'll put together a post-ride food and and beer special for tomorrow's riders. TBA.

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    Stuck up north.... thought we were going to leave today, guess not

    Pretty pissed I'm missing this ride, sounds like so much fun.

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    I was thinking about coming out for this ride as I'd like to meet and ride with fellow mtbr-ers, but after a recent foray on my road bike I am going to pass. My current fitness level is alarmingly and embarassingly low that I will pass on this ride.

    Perhaps I will be ready for riding 'in public' by spring...perchance for an annual ride that involves buttertarts....
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    Quote Originally Posted by sweetfilly7 View Post
    I was thinking about coming out for this ride as I'd like to meet and ride with fellow mtbr-ers, but after a recent foray on my road bike I am going to pass. My current fitness level is alarmingly and embarassingly low that I will pass on this ride.

    Perhaps I will be ready for riding 'in public' by spring...perchance for an annual ride that involves buttertarts....
    Road bike fitness doesn't count in mountain biking!!! I'll be riding very slow, and will be looking for company @ the back of the pack!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Biggie View Post
    If Domesticated Rizzo can't get his dinner on, will we have a guide?
    Short of the crust and the stock, this baby's good to go.



    (That's a French-Canadian holiday dish (phonetically) called "sea pie" - every family has a different recipe but this year's version is a mix of beef, pork, quail and rabbit along with the last of the purple potatoes from the garden. Mrs. Monster will have to shove it in the oven just before she leaves for Domestique to have it ready in time to feed family arriving from Vancouver in the afternoon. )

    PS: Mel, you really should come out for the ride. It's gonna be a hoot!
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    Quote Originally Posted by sweetfilly7 View Post
    I was thinking about coming out for this ride as I'd like to meet and ride with fellow mtbr-ers, but after a recent foray on my road bike I am going to pass. My current fitness level is alarmingly and embarassingly low that I will pass on this ride.
    You'll be fine, at the Monstercross back in October, I was getting passed by riders twice my age and I haven't gotten any fitter since then.

    Quote Originally Posted by langford View Post
    I'll be riding very slow, and will be looking for company @ the back of the pack!
    I'll be in the back sooner or later, depending on how many hills are on the ride this time. Or road sections with headwinds.

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    Remembered one key thing tonight at 6.15...that I had not put the roof rack on the car for tomorrow. After having done so I believe I may have a week bit of frostbite...
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    Quote Originally Posted by garage monster View Post
    Short of the crust and the stock, this baby's good to go.



    (That's a French-Canadian holiday dish (phonetically) called "sea pie" - every family has a different recipe but this year's version is a mix of beef, pork, quail and rabbit along with the last of the purple potatoes from the garden
    Oh man, I miss that dish - years ago I lived in northern Quebec - my girlfriend and her family used to make this, mmmhhh, love the crust.

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    I think I'm in!

    Quote Originally Posted by philshep View Post
    But either way I wouldn't be riding my Nomad in Dundas...too much bike!
    Sweet! I read this to mean that my ReignX will be a valid excuse for being slow!

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    Unfortunately I will have to miss the ride due to work. However, we had our regular night ride tonight (Wed Night) - conditions are pretty good. There are some icy spots, but there is enough traction for most of the climbs. Have a good one!

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    Dang. I have to work. Otherwise I would be in for this. Sounds like a blast!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sweetfilly7 View Post
    I was thinking about coming out for this ride as I'd like to meet and ride with fellow mtbr-ers, but after a recent foray on my road bike I am going to pass. My current fitness level is alarmingly and embarassingly low that I will pass on this ride.
    If an out of fitness dirt bag riding a 38pound do it all hard tail with flat pedals does the Monstercross you will do okay.

    Though that looks to be changing. Thanks to Circlip I was oogling tri bars last night.

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    I missed this one due to a mechanical. My Honda Civic turned 400,000 troulbe free km last week, this morning, I was ready to head to Dundas woth bike on the roof and the windshield wipers decided they'd had enough!
    Did a solo Red Hilll ride instead, not nearly as much fun!

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    Thanks for the great ride everyone! Perfect conditions, great weather, just a couple of minor spills and only two mechanicals - not bad for 17 riders on ice!

    Oh ya, and Cameron's Dopplebock with grilled cheese at Domestic for the apres-ride totally hit the spot!

    There were several cameras about so I'm sure some of the other riders will oblige with photographic evidence so that any absentees won't feel too left out.

    Sea pie with one hour to go in the oven. So much win!

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    Thanks everyone for coming out and for a great ride. And remember, it ain't a mtbr group ride unless Unglued gets a flat...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    Thanks everyone for coming out and for a great ride. And remember, it ain't a mtbr group ride unless Unglued gets a flat...
    But you fixed it first shot!

    These Hamilton rides are really starting to become the highlights of the year (and gaining quite the cult following)

    Grilled cheese 2.0, bacon/cheddar/potato soup and nickel brook ginger root beer was brilliant to warm the body post ride. Domestique rocks. Thanks Louda for the mid ride granola bar, saved my ride, really screwed up nutrition wise for this ride (though good learning experience)

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    Thanks for the good time everyone.
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    great ride!



    Merry Trails and a Happy New Beer:  December 29 group ride-01.jpeg

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    That was fun. Thanks everyone!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unglued View Post
    And remember, it ain't a mtbr group ride unless Unglued gets a flat...
    No epic body sliders from anyone?

    Come on Mcmaster.... can yer coach my wife needs a job. At least some where less cycling insular then Kingston.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Enduramil View Post
    No epic body sliders from anyone?
    There was an epic body slider on a sheet of ice. I was the only spectator for it. Fortunately, no jackets were torn.
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    Very sorry I could not attend. Being unemployed I couldn't turn down a month's work with a friend over the holidays...
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    Gah, this is what I get for not checking MTBR more regularly. Looks like I missed out on a good one. I'm glad you all had a nice ride

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    Quote Originally Posted by jmoote View Post
    Gah, this is what I get for not checking MTBR more regularly. Looks like I missed out on a good one. I'm glad you all had a nice ride
    Now start training for the Butter Tart. That is of course after any New Years related beer type rides.

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    Thanks for the great ride!
    And special thanks to rkj and a few others for waiting up and keeping me on the right path after the big climb killed my legs.

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    I had a great time at the ride today. It was really nice meeting everyone and getting to ride some fun new trails. The views were spectacular. I'll bet it's beautiful in the fall.

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    Man it looks like you had awesome conditions!!! I turned multiple shades of green looking at those pics!

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    the route...

    <iframe width='465' height='548' frameborder='0' src='http://connect.garmin.com:80/activity/embed/137278239'></iframe>
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    So much fun yesterday out on the trails followed by pizza, oatmeal stout and potato bacon soup and americano for dessert! Love riding out in Dundas with you lot! Thanks for a great day, now that's how I like to spend my holidays

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    Quote Originally Posted by louda View Post
    so much fun yesterday out on the trails followed by pizza, oatmeal stout and potato bacon soup and americano for dessert! Love riding out in dundas with you lot! Thanks for a great day, now that's how i like to spend my holidays
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    Trail conditions were great around Hamilton again this morning. The 2" if snow we got last night kept everything insulated and frozen even with the temperatures jumping above 0 today. The soft, sticky snow made for some great traction.

    Took a tour of the Dundas Valley, then crossed over into Iroquois Heights for a little single track. Followed that off with a couple hours of great chatting in Domestique with an old Friend. Even acquired a new to me bike.

    Been a great couple days.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CptSydor View Post
    Even acquired a new to me bike.
    Details!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nerdgirl View Post
    Details!
    Friend who only rides MTB when back in Dundas had a very unused 26er Specialized Stumpjumper hardtail. I will love it and let him use it when he returns home.

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    This is officially my new favourite picture. I've already asked Mrs. Monster to get it printed on a coffee mug...

    Please enjoy seeing this terrible collection of me - something wonderful is about to happy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by garage monster View Post
    This is officially my new favourite picture. I've already asked Mrs. Monster to get it printed on a coffee mug...
    I'm glad you like it.

    The window just outside the frame made the lighting a little funky, but oh well.

    If you do want to print it, here is a higher resolution version:

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    Quote Originally Posted by rkj__ View Post
    I'm glad you like it.

    If you do want to print it, here is a higher resolution version:

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    I'm no photoshop expert, but I tried to tinker with the image a bit, and make the people less dark, and warm the colours a bit:

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    It doesn't matter about the lighting. Pictures like that are the best in the world.. it is in the moment. In the years to come they will mean more then any perfect picture.

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    Quote Originally Posted by garage monster View Post
    This is officially my new favourite picture. I've already asked Mrs. Monster to get it printed on a coffee mug...
    When I first saw that picture I was immediately struck with how great it was. I got a few favourites with each of my boys - I knew that would be a favourite of yours...
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    I managed to lighten things up and get the lighting to mostly match. Picasa won't show anything bigger than 1600 x 1200 but if you need a bigger one I can email it to you.

    https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-c...0/img8282t.jpg

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    Now I can post some pictures. I had to wait until I had 10 posts.











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    Photo time!


    Gathering around the tree


    Horsies!




    The evergreen path, where some shenanigans with snow covered branches went down.






    Headcount before the downhill


    What could possibly go wrong here?

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    If you folks weren't so nice, a guy could get jealous,

    what a great looking ride, and get together, especially putting it together in less than a week. I sure hope I get a chance to join next time, ( I was away in mexico with the family, and got home early this morning.) Happy new years everyone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rkj__ View Post
    Thanks for the good time everyone.
    Nice pics Ryan, Iooks like a good time! Bonus to be riding trails this late in the year!!
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