Tuesday, November 29, 2011

North Face Mt. San Jacinto, 11-29-2011

Photo from Snow Creek Village.
Today's ride: 27 1/2 miles, out-and-back to Snow Creek Village, http://connect.garmin.com/activity/131729666.
Kurt's new bike.

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Tim & Other Elite Runners, PS Indian Canyons, 11-27-2011

Four members of a running group of maybe 12 - 14 runners?  An impressive group of athletes.
Today's ride: 18 miles out-and-back to Hermit's Bench.

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Cynthia's Ride is for Sale, 11-20-2011

This amazing looking tree is in Cynthia's front yard.
Today's ride: Da Vall Loop.

Sunday, November 13, 2011

Whitewater Preserve Loop, 11-13-2011

 Headquarters building Whitewater Preserve.

Roadside memorial dedicated to Brian Berry on 20th St. North Palm Springs, west of Indian Ave.
Man sitting alonside the Whitewater River trying to decide whether or not it is safe to cross.  Photo taken from the bridge on Whitewater Cut-Off Rd.
Today's ride: 34 1/2 miles, Whitewater Preserve Loop, http://connect.garmin.com/activity/128487842.
More photos: http://www5.snapfish.com/snapfish/thumbnailshare/AlbumID=4880057026/a=4688175026_4688175026/otsc=SHR/otsi=SALBlink/COBRAND_NAME=snapfish/

Friday, November 11, 2011

Veterans Day Ride, 11-11-11

Group of hikers descending trail from Hermit's Bench down to Palm Canyon.

This is Jack who spends time on Sunrise greeting each new day.  Passed him on my way to Hermit's Bench.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

USMC Wounded Warrior Handcyclist, 11-10-2011

This young Marine was one of a group of cyclists, including other Wounded Warriors and other veterans, who accompanied Tim Esser as he started his current cross-country ride from the Fantasy Springs Casino to Baghdad, Arizona raising funds and bringing awareness to veterans' issues.  Good luck Tim!

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Got Screwed, Varner & Monterey, 11-08-2011

My brand new tire and tube got screwed today.  It was a long screw and I was lucky it didn't damage the rim.
Today's ride: 24 1/2 miles, Monterey Loop (though was planning to do the Washington Loop and see if I could retrieve my water bottle that I accidentally left by the side of the road on yesterday's ride), http://connect.garmin.com/activity/127374451.

Monday, November 7, 2011

Healing Field, Cathedral City, 11-07-2011

Thousands of flags honoring the 6,438 American miltary's men and women killed in Iraq and Afghanistan (as of 10-31-2011).

New Snow on Mt. San Jacinto, 11-07-2011

Photo from Varner Rd. just east of Date Palm Dr.
Today's ride: 37 miles, Washington Loop, http://connect.garmin.com/activity/127191496.