Monthly Archives: August 2012

Green’s Valley: In the land of the lost…

Continuing the mini-theme of non-Rothrock rides…..Greens Valley was a road not far from the SC area that I had been eying on a map for a long time.  It runs down a green forested valley seemingly to nowhere and on … Continue reading

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Crushed by the Commonwealth

I had mentioned in my last post about how Crush the Commonwealth had killed my inner rando groove.   It wasn’t always this way, I had a damn good time last year, but not so much this year.  Anyways, since I mentioned … Continue reading

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My Rando Funk and the PA Furnace – Tram – Colerain Loop

I’ve been in a funk ever since this past springs Crush the Commonwealth.  I bowed out of that ride due to a sheer lack of willpower that set in on the second day, after the 1st day that was a bitch to … Continue reading

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Greenlee Climb and a Pair-o-Overlooks

I’ve been trying to get Rando Reddan to do a ride with me in Rothrock.  He’s got a great ‘bent for it too.  A Metabikes MetaPhrastic.  Dan equipped himself with a set of small knob 2.3″ 29er’s.  Those suckas barely … Continue reading

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Krise Valley – Crowfield

This past Tuesday was a chance to check out Krise Valley and Crowfield roads.  Both of these turned out to be real gems, unfortunately the only way to lace these into a ride route is by way of a short stretch of … Continue reading

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Laurel Run – Little Shingletown – Laurel Run

Did a ride last week with the Erics.  Two different Erics, that is.  Up and over Laurel Run, with a return up the backside of Tussey via Little Shingletown trail.  It was fun.  A hidden log took me down on … Continue reading

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