Archive for April 29, 2013

Ride to Logan NM for the 13th Annual Chuck Wagon Cook Off

Albuquerque –Moritarty –  Santa Rosa – Tuccumcari – Logan – Ute Lake State Park – Las Vegas – Stanley

Ride to Ute Lake State Park to see the 13th Annual Chuck Wagon Cook Off with dinner at Annex, Tour of Tuccumcari musuem, Ride on NM 104 —Took I 40 east to Tuccumcair, then US 54 to Logan, then east on NM 540 to Ute Lake. We returned taking NM 104 to Las Vegas, then I 25 south to US 285 south to NM 41 to I 40, then west to Albuquerque

This was an overnight ride.

The ride was 524 miles with about 9 hours of ride time.

Friday April 26 and Saturday April 27, 2013

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Ride to Silver City and Catwalk Trail

Albuquerque – Socorro  – Williamsburg – NM 152 –  Hillsboro – Santa Clara – Sliver City – Cliff – Catwalk Trail – Reserve – Datil – Magdalena – Socorro – Albuquerque

Day 1 – Ride from Albuquerque to Silver City with a ride on US 152 through the Black Hills–Took I 25 for 152 miles south to Williamsburg, exited to NM 187, then south on NM 187 and west on NM 152 for 65 miles, then west on US 180 into Silver City. Day 2 – Ride from Silver City to Albuquerque with a stop for lunch in Magdalena–Took US 180 north to Glenwood, then right onto NM 174 (Catwalk Road)about 5 miles to the Catwalk Trail, then back north US 180 to NM 12 and Reserve, staying on NM 12 north to US 60, then east to I 25 and north to Albuquerque.

This was a two day trip.

The ride was 545 miles with 9 1/2 hours ride time.

Saturday April 20, 2013 and Sunday April 21 2013

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Ride to Billy the Kid Museum

Albuquerque – Estancia – Encino  – Yeso – Fort Sumner

Rode east on I 40 to NM NM 41, then south to US 60, then east on US 60 to Fort Sumner, came back using the same route.

The ride was 342 miles with a saddle time of 6 1/2 hours.

April 13, 2013

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