Tag Archives: Mt. Umunhum

Umunhum on My Compact Double

I’ve done Mt. Umunhum a number of times, but it has always been on my triple.  It’s time to try it on my compact double.  I won’t be breaking any records, and just want to finish it. Unlike before, I … Continue reading

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Tearing Myself Inside and Out up Mt. Umunhum to the White Line of Death

I’ve done Mt. Umunhum many times before, so this LKHC shouldn’t be anything out of the ordinary. When I read the LKHC web site, it was claiming that this is the highest rated climb of any of the LKHC. Now … Continue reading

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No I’m Not Driving at 2 am for 2 Hours then Ride a Double

I signed up for Davis Double, but I didn’t reserve the day off like I normally do.  Things happened all of a sudden, and with my worries with my Debit Card, I didn’t think about taking a PTO day and … Continue reading

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Don’t You Dare Turn Back – HTFU

The day started out a little slow.  I felt a little twinge in my back, which was kind of limiting how much power I can output on the bike.  Plus, it was a little overcast, and it felt a little … Continue reading

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Enjoying The New Ride on My Volagi

This was the first weekend I had to give the Volagi a good test, so I decided to ride up Hicks and Mt. Umunhum on Saturday, and OLH and the chipsealed Skyline on Sunday. I was actually quite worried about … Continue reading

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Rain is Gone … time to visit Mt. Umunhum

Rain storm has passed on gone by, so today was just a matter of wet roads as remnants of the storm.  I was originally trying to plan a bikeforums reunion ride for today, but threats of rain prompted me to … Continue reading

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You Mean You Don’t Have Monday 1/3/11 Off???

I was fortunate to get the Monday after New Year’s off.  I guess they figured 2 days to give us an extra day to round out the number of holidays, and I thought everyone had that day off too … … Continue reading

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80 Degrees in California … Great Weekend for a Bike Ride

Last time I checked the calendar, it is November … Christmas is one month away … and it was in the mid-70’s, low 80’s.  This is why we live in California … why we pay so much to live here. … Continue reading

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