I bought a mountainbike fully intending to use it only as a utility-tractor type bike. I ended up with a Krampus, which is, a trail-eater. So, the rest just followed. I can ride it anywhere, but it wants to be on rough terrain. So of course I have to oblige it.
but of course
Gilles Berthoud "Bernard"
Surly ECR "Eazi"
Empowering the Bicycle Traveler