Wednesday, June 14, 2006

IT'S SUMMER; HIT THE TRAILS

Summer affords me the opportunity to take Sam on some of the mountain biking trails I enjoy. The other day we rode the trails at Washington Township Park in Avon. The park has a well-developed matrix of easy and advanced trails. We wore ourselves out in a little over 90 minutes. Honestly, there are two trails there--Gambler's Run and Huff's Ridge--that I have yet to complete without pushing my bike at least for a few feet. I wrecked on one jump today and have a few gashes and scrapes left over. But what a great setting--a canopy of trees and leaves covering undergrowth and a network of dry and muddy trails that dip, climb, drop, and call for constant attention.

1 comment:

  1. haha. I have done those trails several times. And I do believe Gable's Run was renamed Gamble's Folly by the time I got through....
    yikes.

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