Sedona Day 3 - Thunder Mountain (and the flats!) May 21 2006

We conduct a clinic on fixing flats interspersed with some riding on Thunder Mountain!

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Gail (center) explains the ride in the Dry Creek / Thunder Mountain area
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A cluster of North Ranchers and South Bayers listen
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in the shade at the Thunder Mountain parking lot - it's already toasty at 8:00 am!
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after a quick single track we break out onto Dry Creek Road
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we turn onto a trail on the right here
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there goes Jennifer as Bryon fixes his chain suck
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Jim comes up the unsanctioned single track
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time for a break in the shade!
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strata on the mountains north
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Gail leads the charge down this slightly rocky section of the trail near the beginning of the ride
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Brad can't resist a little wheelie
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uh-oh, someone has a flat!
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our guide Gail remembers this routine from the previous day!
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time to take in a few sights while we wait
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a lot of flats resulted from a brush with these!
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if you're unlucky enough to fall, one of these might be waiting for you!
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the desert is not a place for those scared of needles!
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Louisa, Steve and Gail discuss the day's route

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