"i was wondering what the major difference between a cross bike with road tires and a road bike is? Geometry? Gearing? I know some cross bikes can be heavy, but supposing that its the same weight as a road bike is there a difference?"
"Thanks! I've ridden my mountain bike in loch raven often before all the hubbub over riding the singletrack started. I've never ridden my cross bike there and im excited to do so, i guess i could stick on the fireroads and i hope theyre…"
"First welcome to the group!!! as far as rides go, Loch Raven is a great place to ride, not too technical and ride-able for cross, there are some very Cross friendly shops around, Mt Washington, Twenty.20, and Proteus down by college park. Many will…"