Category Archives: Colorado

TABR16- Day 13

I woke to my alarm after 3 hours of sleep on a gravel pile in Eastern Colorado. I was hungry and cold, but anxious to get the day going. I had made good strides the day before and needed to … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 12

My opinion of how the previous five days had gone was: Really bad Pretty good Decent Pathetic Sub-par Leaving Kremmling at 4:00AM, I fully intended on my day being above average, if not stellar. I was done with mediocre and … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 11

When I went to sleep at 1:30PM in Saratoga, my plan had been to sleep the afternoon and then ride in the evening to try and minimize the effects of the winds on my progress. I was so sick of … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 14- Guffey, CO to Cañon City, CO

Post offices. Not made for sleeping really, but what a Godsend when you need it. I woke to the sound of the alarm on my phone. It was 6:30AM and although the sun had come up, it was still cold. … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 13- Kremmling, CO to Guffey, CO

Scott and I had shared a room at the Super 8 in Kremmling. After getting in pretty late, we slept a little late and had the continental breakfast by 8:15AM. After checking out, we went back across the street to … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 12- Rawlins, WY to Kremmling, CO

6:30AM- My alarm went off and I’m was up, getting dressed and packing my things. After a great night of sleep, I was feeling pretty good. I hit a gas station on the way out of Rawlins for some supplies … Continue reading

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As the wind blows

What a day! I started out early in Ordway. Hit the road at 7:00 and temps were cool, but the biggest issue was wind. Blowing 20-30 out of the ENE, which just so happened to be the way I was … Continue reading

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Out of the mountains and into the plains

After sleeping in because I stayed up too late, I rolled out of Canon City at 9:35. The break was nice though. I have plenty of opportunity to get up and roll at the crack of dawn! Most of the … Continue reading

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Passed the pass

Last night I stayed at the Fireside B&B and Hostel in Breckenridge. I would suggest it to anyone who us going to be in that area. Very homey and I had the best bowl of oatmeal this morning that I … Continue reading

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The rain cometh

Had another morning where I didn’t want to get started. But I did.  The first 12 miles were rough, only because there were no shoulders and lots of traffic. I was glad to get on a less traveled road.  Once … Continue reading

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