Skip navigation

Active Expert: Gale Bernhardt

1 Post tagged with the gale's_ride tag

I know it is long past Memorial Day, but I’m behind on blogs.

 

A traditional Memorial Day ride for the past five years or so has been a loop from Loveland, Colorado to Lyons, Allenspark, Meeker, Estes Park and back to Loveland via Glen Haven or Highway 34. This year we decided on Highway 34, making the trip right close to 90 miles from my doorstep. A Google Maps of the route is here:

 

This year Bill Danielson took video for parts of the ride. He has some nice shots on the opening climb up Highway 7, in Estes Park and coming down one of my favorite rides, Highway 34 between Estes Park and Loveland Co. Check out the video below.

 

 

I posted a few still shots on Twitter, here they are for you:

IMG00035-20100530-1231.jpgIMG00037-20100530-1235.jpg

Longs Peak and Mount Meeker from two views off of Highway 7.

 

A great tradition indeed.

975 Views 1 Comments Permalink Tags: estes_park, rocky_mountain_national_park, longs_peak, gale's_ride, rmnp, allenspark, lyons, meeker