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Monday, 6/1, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon trail to plaque.


Sunday, 5/31, Ride 10.3 miles

City loop taking 38 minutes.


Saturday, 5/30, Ride 11.5 miles

Tollgate out-and-back taking 43 minutes.


Thursday, 5/28, North Lykken

Hike North Lykken. Getting warm. Need to start earlier.


Wednesday, 5/27, Garstin trail

Hike Garstin to Smoketree Mtn.


Monday, 5/25, Ride 11.2 miles

City loop taking 45 minutes.


Saturday, 5/23, Ride 10.2 miles

City loop taking 38 minutes.


Friday, 5/22, Ride 12.8 miles

Andreas Hills loop taking 50 minutes.


Thursday, 5/21, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken with Wen. A bee stung my ear!


Monday, 5/18, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon trail to plaque.


Sunday, 5/16, Ride 12.2 miles

Las Palmas loop taking 48 minutes.


Saturday, 5/16, Ride 12.3 miles

Andreas Hills loop taking 47 minutes.


Thursday, 5/14, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken.


Wednesday, 5/13, Ride 10.6 miles

City loop taking 42 minutes.


Monday, 5/11, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken taking 1 hour 20 minutes.


Saturday, 5/9, Ride 15 miles

Tollgate/city loop taking 58 minutes.


Friday, 5/8, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon trail to plaque.


Wednesday, 5/6, Ride 10.9 miles - Track

Canyon Corridor lap taking 41 minutes.


Monday, 5/4, Garstin/Thielemann loop

Hike Garstin/Thielemann loop taking 1 hour 25 minutes.


Sunday, 5/3, Ride 11 miles - Track

City taking 42 minutes.


Saturday, 5/2, Ride 10.4 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 38 minutes.


Thursday, 4/30, Ride 14.5 miles - Track

Little Tuscany loop taking 1 hour 1 minute.


Monday, 4/27, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon to Smoketree Pt taking 1 hour 15 minutes.


Sunday, 4/26, Ride 12 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 45 minutes.


Saturday, 4/25, Ride 10.1 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 39 minutes.


Friday, 4/24, Lykken trail

Hike Araby trail taking 1 hour 35 minutes. Park at Jen's house.


Wednesday, 4/22, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken to Meditation Pt taking 1 hour 5 minutes. Warming up.


Monday, 4/20, Ride 15.1 miles - Track

Tollgate and Andreas Hills taking 1 hour.


Saturday, 4/18, Ride 15.8 miles - Track

City loops taking 1 hour.


Thursday, 4/16, Garstin trail

Hike Garstin lollipop taking 1 hour 15 minutes. Everyone wearing masks.


Wednesday, 4/15, Ride 11.2 miles - Track

Las Palmas loop taking 44 minutes.


Monday, 4/13, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon to plaque taking 1 hour.


Sunday, 4/12, Ride 13.4 miles - Track

City loop taking 59 minutes.


Tuesday, 4/7, Ride 16.3 miles - Track

City loop checking trailheads taking 1 hour 7 minutes. Trailheads all have posted no-parking signs.


Sunday, 4/5, Ride 11.6 miles - Track

Canyon Corridor laps (2) taking 46 minutes.


Saturday, 4/4, Ride 12.8 miles - Track

Las Palmas loop taking 52 minutes.


Wednesday, 4/1, Ride 9.8 miles - Track

City loop taking 39 minutes.


Monday, 3/30, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon to Smoketree Pt with Wen.


Sunday, 3/29, Ride 12.8 miles - Track

Tollgate/city loop taking 53 minutes.


Saturday, 3/28, Ride 11 miles - Track

City loop taking 46 minutes.


Thursday, 3/26, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken to Meditation Pt taking 1 hour 5 minutes. Lots of bighorn up from Mesquite trailhead.


Tuesday, 3/24, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken taking 52 minutes.


Sunday, 3/22, Ride 14.6 miles - Track

Tollgate and Andreas Hills taking 54 minutes.


Saturday, 3/21, Ride 12.7 miles - Track

Downtown/city loop taking 55 minutes. City is a ghost town with the COVID-19 shutdown. Beautiful day otherwise.


Thursday, 3/19, Garstin trail

Hike Garstin lollipop taking 1 hour 15 minutes. Chat with Andy and Cameron.


Monday, 3/16, Oswit Canyon

Hike Oswit Canyon to second stream crossing taking 1 hour.


Sunday, 3/15, Ride 13.4 miles - Track

Tollgate/city loop taking 51 minutes.


Saturday, 3/14, Ride 10.2 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 42 minutes.


Friday, 3/13, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon to Smoketree Pt. Araby Drive closed at wash from recent rain.


Wednesday, 3/11, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken to Meditation Pt taking 1 hour 5 minutes. Ran into Ellen and Marilyn.


Sunday, 3/8, Ride 10.1 miles - Track

City loop taking 38 minutes.


Saturday, 3/7, Ride 12.1 miles - Track

Andreas Hills out-and-back taking 45 minutes.


Thursday, 3/5, North Lykken

Hike North Lykken taking 1 hour 10 minutes.


Wednesday, 3/4, North North Lykken - Track

Hike the North North Lykken trail from Little Tuscany neighborhood. First time i've hiked in this way as the trail is fairly new. Is more a scramble than a trail. Only did a 2 mile out and back taking under an hour.


Sunday, 3/1, Ride 8.4 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 33 minutes.


Saturday, 2/29, Ride 10.4 miles - Track

Canyon Corridor lap taking 40 minutes.


Wednesday, 2/26, Palm Canyon, Wentworth, Vandeventer loop

Hike Palm Canyon, Wentworth, Vandeventer loop taking 2 hours 8 minutes. Beautiful clear bright day.


Tuesday, 2/25, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken taking 48 minutes.


Sunday, 2/23, Ride 13.1 miles - Track

Little Tuscany loop taking 55 minutes.


Saturday, 2/22, Ride 11.6 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 46 minutes.


Thursday, 2/20, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken taking 1 hour 18 minutes.


Wednesday, 2/19, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon to Berns jnk. Hoping to see AF1 land but it didn't arrive until i was back home.


Sunday, 2/16, Ride 10.3 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 42 minutes.


Saturday, 2/15, Ride 12.2 miles - Track

Andreas Hills out-and-back taking 46 minutes.


Thursday, 2/13, North Lykken

Hike North Lykken lollipop taking 1 hour 15 minutes.


Wednesday, 2/12, Garstin trail

Hike Garstin to Smoketree Mtn taking 1 hour 6 minutes. Lot of hikers today plus a meet-up group.


Sunday, 2/9, Ride 11 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 41 minutes.


Saturday, 2/8, Ride 12.6 miles - Track

City loop taking 51 minutes.


Friday, 2/7, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken taking 51 minutes.


Sunday, 2/2, Ride 9.5 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 38 minutes.


Saturday, 2/1, Ride 11 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 44 minutes.


Wednesday, 1/29, Museum trail

Hike museum trail taking 50 minutes. Very windy. I still hate this trail.


Sunday, 1/26, Ride 11.1 miles - Track

Las Palmas loop taking 44 minutes.


Saturday, 1/25, Ride 11.1 miles - Track

Canyon Corridor lap taking 42 minutes.


Thursday, 1/23, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken taking 50 minutes.


Wednesday, 1/22, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken to meditation point taking 1 hour 5 minutes.


Sunday, 1/19, Ride 13.6 miles - Track

Little Tuscany loop taking 56 minutes.


Saturday, 1/18, Ride 11.4 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 44 minutes.


Thursday, 1/16, Oswit Canyon

Hike Oswit Canyon trying to remove some yellow spray paint dots.


Wednesday, 1/15, Shannon trail

Hike Shannon to Smoketree Pt taking 1 hour 12 minutes.


Sunday, 1/12, Ride 9.8 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 40 minutes.


Saturday, 1/11, Ride 10.4 miles - Track

Tollgate out-and-back taking 41 minutes. Bit chilly.


Friday, 1/10, North Lykken

Hike North Lykken taking 1 hour 12 minutes.


Wednesday, 1/8, Garstin trail

Hike Garstin to Smoketree Mtn taking 1 hour 8 minutes. Pretty day.


Monday, 1/6, South Lykken

Hike South Lykken taking 50 minutes.


Sunday, 1/5, Ride 11 miles - Track

Downtown loop taking 45 minutes.


Saturday, 1/4, Ride 12.5 miles - Track

Canyon Corridor lap taking 47 minutes.


Thursday, 1/2, Middle Lykken

Hike Middle Lykken taking 1 hour 18 minutes. Pretty clear day with band of bighorn along middle trail.


Wednesday, 1/1, Ride 10.3 miles - Track

Las Palmas loop taking 42 minutes.



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