Tom Winfield writes from Southwest Iowa where he rides trails and singletrack. His web site is a great resource for trails in the area, and he also offers photo journals of numerous local rides.

Tom also has a blog which offers detailed ride reports and trail news.

Web Site: tomwinfield.com

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It's a Wrap 10-13-2016
Yesterday was the last morning for the 2015 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  As usual, I stopped at IHOP for breakfast before driving over to the park.  I arrived early for my "Oh-Dark-Thirty" shift.  Opened the tent and turned […]
Brisk Morning at Balloon Fiesta 10-11-2016
Was glad I had a couple days off from volunteering.  Gave me some time to rest, recover, and get some other things accomplished.  This morning, I had another early morning shift at the NM5HD tent.Stopped by IHOP for breakfast. Arrived Balloon Fiesta […]
Pissed at Blogger 10-10-2016
This morning I tried to write my blogging post about the last day of the Balloon Fiesta.  First, I could no post a photo.  Next, all photos disappeared from both of my blogs. Nnow, my last posting http://naugabike.blogspot.com/2016/10/brisk-morning-at-balloon-fiesta.html  […]
First Time at Balloon Fiesta 10-12-2016
After some false starts, Wednesday, I had my first shift at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  As I expected, I could not sleepTuesday night.  Think it was the anticipation and worrying about over-sleeping. Read and tried to sleep/nap.  […]
W5B SetUp Redux 10-04-2016
Core group of High Desert ARC members returned to Balloon Fiesta Park to (again) set up the Amateur Radio Special Events Station W5B. The station should be on the air starting Tuesday morning.Confusion between the club and the fiesta organizers cause the club tear down and […]
Changed Residency 09-30-2016
Once we (HDARC) finished removing us from the balloon fiesta grounds, I was able to continue doing what I had planned to do.  First it was up to Bernallilo to get my new New Mexico driver's license.  Just needed the eye test, and was able to get my […]
Balloon Fiesta SNAFU 09-30-2016
When I got to ham radio club Thursday breakfast/coffee, the group was-a twitter, having to go to the Balloon Fiesta grounds to remove (and supposedly re-assemble) the booth.  I  have heard different problems with what we had set up from the tent was not […]
Fall Colors - Enchanted Circle 09-28-2016
TV here in the Albuquerque area has been touting the Fall colors,  In the N. New Mexico mountains. the colors were forecast to be peak about the first of October.  Since I would be busy volunteering at the HDARC tent ant Balloon Fiesta, I decided to make […]
Special Event Station W5B 09-25-2016
High Desert Amateur Radio Club will be operating Special Events Station W5B during the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  The Fiesta opens on Saturday, October 1st and runs through Sunday, October 9th.At this time, we are planning to operate 40 M or 20 M […]
New Mexico State Fair and Wrangler PRCA Rodeo 09-14-2016
My cousin Don and I attended the New Mexico State Fair on fair military day.  As veterans, it cost us just $2 each admission to the fair.  This helped take out the sting out of the $20 parking.  I had splurged on the parking to I did not have to […]

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