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  • Kaweah River Rafting

    Posted April 21, 2010 by Deleted Member

        River Rafting the Kaweah! The video is from a raft from last year's Kaweah River Rafting Adventure. 2100 cfs. If you think of 1 cfs as a bowling ball, imagine what 2100 of them every second would look like rolling down the lane. The let in, where we start is intimidating. ...

  • UltraMarathon Ride Request

    Posted April 14, 2010 by sandman

    Hi All,   Short notice, but here goes ;)   I just got the okay to join this small group running the (109km) Backbone trail this weekend.  That presents a logistics challenge.  So, I'm in need of a huge favor late Friday night or very early Saturday morning...

  • MTB - Pancake Breakfast Announcement and trail re-building

    Posted March 31, 2010 by Deleted Member

    Speaking of the Station Fire, here is a chance to take action.  The Mount Wilson Bicycling Association is having a fund raiser.  Money raised will be used in the upkeep and general maintenance of local trails.  SCOA WILL be attending the event!  You should too.

  • MTB - Cherry Canyon Access

    Posted March 31, 2010 by Deleted Member

    Just got this email from a SCOA mountain biking stalworth.  Not sure if he got it from an email or one of the MTBing forums.  The message is clear, have fun but be courteous and stay on the trail.  The Station Fire has messed things up for all of us.  Please don not excaserbate t...

  • On Tera Firma: It's not a Dry Heat

    Posted March 25, 2010 by Deleted Member

    Pavacachi is more a military base than a town. We landed on the runway about 3000' of dirt carved from thick rain forest canopy. A short walk to the water took us past the military garrison of 5. One officer maybe 18 or 19 organizing, controlling and directing 4 enlisted that were probably a...

  • Want to Lose Some Weight? - Use Your Hands

    Posted March 24, 2010 by Fit Body Boot Camp

    Hey there Fit Body's, Melissa and I were cruising the aisles at Border's the other day, when, as usual I parked my butt on the floor fully absorbed in a book. My deep concentration was broken by primal urges--I was hungry. I found Mel a few aisles over also parked on the flo...

  • New Online Bike Magazine

    Posted March 22, 2010 by Deleted Member

    Here is a link to a cool new online Mountain Bike Magazine. Click Here - http://www.imbikemag.com/issue4/

  • Expedition Rain Forest - Landing in Pavacachi

    Posted March 22, 2010 by Deleted Member

    The Plan was simple, spend 10 days in the rain forest, moving by foot and dug out canoe and camping on sand bars of the Curaray River. Logistically we would, connect with our guides, Eco Planet Adventures in Quito. Zip over to Shell (Mera) by auto. Then blast 200 miles into the rain forest in smal...

  • Staying away from the Scale. . .

    Posted March 20, 2010 by Deleted Member

    For those of you who have seen me since the Rain Forest Expedition to Provachi Ecuador, you know I lost 18 pounds. But that isn't the real story. I feel great! It's going around, that is measuring health fitness success by goals other than the loss of weight. The folks at FormWell,...

  • 2010 Maricopa Gusher Days

    Posted March 16, 2010 by RiversEndRaftingAdventures

    Mtaricopa will roll out its annual Gusher Days celebration March 19-21 with a parade, street fair, car/motorcycle show, music, and other activities. The parade will be held on March 20 followed by the car/mo orcycle show that will be held at Maricopa School, which also is sponsoring a carniv...