Monthly Archives: November 2012

Sunday Ride, 25 November–HVR and Mussey-Out and Back

Ride Report for Sunday Ride, 25 November–HVR and Mussey Grade-Out and Back by Rob Verfurth “Liar! Liar!" shrieked suddenly from the now open trap door. Miracle Max whirled. "Back, Witch–" he commanded. "I'm not a witch, I'm your wife–" she … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Cyclogram from North Phoenix (by David Voris)

If you are interested in a 'summer' climbing ride in the winter, consider Scottsdale AZ.  Here is a picture Dave Voris took during the Thanksgiving break on the curvaceous road up to 7 Springs. Bartlett Lake is another superb option. … Continue reading

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Fiesta Island pre-thanksgiving ride

Bob Raibert and I met on Wednesday at the bottom of Torrey Pines for a quick morning ride – Bob rode from Carlsbad and I rode from home. We went over to Fiesta Island so that Bob could fine-tune his … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day Ride

Hi All,   Guido and I celebrated Veterans Day with a ride to the coast.  It was a picture perfect day as we rode up Torrey Pines and headed south past UCSD and down by the ocean pier.  I stopped … Continue reading

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Sunday Ride–Poway Grade and HVR Loop

Hi All, Sheehan could not make the Descenders-Ranchos Ride, so he organized a Sunday ride on the original team route–Poway Grade over to HVR and back home.  His older brother, Mike, was visiting and went along for the ride.  I … Continue reading

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Descenders-Ranchos Ride Report

Hi All, The combo group ride with the Descenders and Ranchos was a great success.  Dave Voris and Lee Schwarz coordinated the groups and planned the routes.  Bob Proulx and I met up near Santaluz early to ride over to … Continue reading

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Descenders Group Ride for Sat, 10 November–Mussey and Pamo

> > 11/10/12 Ride Report > > Only the heartiest of the Descenders showed up (see attached photo by > Rick as proof of heartiness and showing) as the temperature dipped to > the 50’s and rain was a possibility. … Continue reading

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Double Peak Photo

Guys, I found the photos taken on top of Double Peak and a few others from our Elfin Forest ride.  Always good to see the jovial Englishman, Mike Hodges. Rob

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Old Julian Hwy–Birthday Boy Voris

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Old Julian Ride Report–addendum to Oleg’s report

Hi All,   Oleg captured the group ride well in his ride report and he takes great photos with ease.  It was one of our largest Descender group rides ever.  The morning did start out a bit cool but it warmed … Continue reading

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Nov 3, 2012: HVR, Old Julian Ride

Descenders, today we had a huge turnout of 21-23 riders, depending on who is counting. Voris, Jim, Guido, Rick and Rob met at casa Voris – it was foggy and chilly but we knew it was going to clear up. … Continue reading

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