Category Archives: Colorado

Marshall Mesa – Mountain Biking

My first visit to Marshall Mesa was tragic. My beloved 2005 Specialized Enduro had her rear derailleur screw holes ripped out by a fault link in the chain. Sadly, this little injury meant that a derailleur could no longer fit … Continue reading

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Mountain Biking Green Mountain

Today I went mountain biking at Green Mountain with some people from the Lakewood Mountain Biking Meet Up group. It’s a short 26 minute, or so, drive from my place. Things like that always bias me towards liking a place. … Continue reading

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Golden Bike Park

I check out the Golden Bike Park a week ago. It’s pretty cool. I was definitely a little in over my head. The jumps and such were pretty big. After riding around for 20 minutes trying to find the bike … Continue reading

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Boulder Lake Camping

In this installment of the adventures of Carrie and John we head to Boulder Lake. We were joined by another¬†adventurous¬†couple, Rachel and Zach, and then the non-couple of Rachel and Katie. As you can see from the picture on the … Continue reading

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Mount Bierstadt

My youngest three sisters and father came and visited me for a week. It was the first time my sisters had been in Colorado, so what else would we do, but climb a 14er. The 14er in question was Mount … Continue reading

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