Archive for August 2, 2012

Ride to the Gunnison

Albuquerque РNavajo Lake РDurango РSilverton РMontrose РGunnison РCrested Butte РLake City РCreede РBlue Creek Lodge РAlamosa РMadrid РAlbuquerque

Ride to Gunnison with overnight at the KOA, then overnight at Blue Creek Lodge—Took I 25 north to US 550, then north om US 550 to NM 537, then north on NM 537 to US 64, then west on US 64 to NM 539, then north to the damn, then north on NM 511 to Durango, then north on US 550 to Montrose, then east on US 50 to Gunnison, end of first day. North on CO 135 to Crested Butte, then back to Gunnison, then west on US 50 to CO 149, then south to the Blue Creek Lodge end of day two. East on CO 149 to US 160, then east on US 160 to Alamosa, then south on US 285 to NM 599, then south on NM 599 to NM 14, south on NM 14 to I 40, then west on I 40 to Albuquerque.

The ride was 870 miles with a saddle time of 17 1/2 hours.

July 27 – 28 – 29, 2012

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