The Remains of the Day

The Remains of the Day

6/19/2005THE REMAINS OF THE DAY AT RAMPARTBy Corey CorbettOn my way back from a scheduled trail work party with the Rampart Range Motorcycle Management Committee, I had one more thing that I wanted to do. It was Sunday June 19, 2005, and it was “Fore-Father’s Day” at...
Suggested Items to Carry

Suggested Items to Carry

Some of the trails can be quite remote. It is a good idea to carry a few supplies in case of emergency. The follow is a list of items frequently used for trailside repairs or personal safety.• Water – hydration pack or similar• Fanny pack or fender bag• Trail...
Sprucewood:  Motorcycle Paradise

Sprucewood: Motorcycle Paradise

Sprucewood: A Motorcycle Paradise TEXT & PHOTOS BY TOM STRONGMAN (From Cycle World magazine, 1972) AT FIRST GLANCE it looks like any ordinary country bar. Nestled in the trees along the dusty, winding, gravel road, the rustic log building’s two signs boast...
Rampart Range by Dirt Rider Magazine

Rampart Range by Dirt Rider Magazine

11/1/1984RAMPART RANGEBy Robert SchleicherDirt Rider Magazine, November, 1984The classic plea of the surfer is to ask for that “perfect wave.” For dirt riders, it’s that “perfect trail.” But somewhere between the abandoned gravel pits and the Colorado Rockies lie the...
Just an Afternoon Ride

Just an Afternoon Ride

9/1/2003Just An Afternoon RideStory and photos by Derek TurnerNote: Derek admits that this story is a great example of why it’s always a good idea to ride with a buddy. He was lucky and got out unharmed, but the situation could have gotten a lot worse had an...