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Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 03:44 PM
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Posted By ElleDubs
I sat on a KTM Freeride 250R at our local dealer...

I sat on a KTM Freeride 250R at our local dealer today. Unfortunately it was already sold to someone else who has had a deposit down on it for 6 months. I didn't ride it. My dealer told me they only...
Forum: Thumpers 11-30-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 277,045
Posted By ElleDubs
I reckon you need to post a lot more info than a...

I reckon you need to post a lot more info than a pic for any opinions here.
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 277,045
Posted By ElleDubs
Congrats RR :clap :wings that looks fantastic! We...

Congrats RR :clap :wings that looks fantastic! We should meet for a few days in the Moab - San Rafael Swell area to ride in March the day after you get it :D:D

Seriously tho' we should have a...
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 277,045
Posted By ElleDubs
Yep - definitely a height where I would need to...

Yep - definitely a height where I would need to keep my feet on the pegs or it is going over! Still looks like a darn fun toy :D
Forum: Thumpers 11-12-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 277,045
Posted By ElleDubs
Total bike lust now on --->> ...

Total bike lust now on --->>

http://www.dirtrider.com/features/2015-ktm-freeride-250-r/

"For beginner or smaller female riders this could be one of the coolest bikes that allows riders to...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-03-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 26,290
Posted By ElleDubs
Trade KLX for TTR

Looking to trade a 2008 KLX 110 for a TTR 125 LE.

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3950/15707494512_dc645403bc_c.jpg

Located in St George. Will be in Moab next weekend and can bring it there. PM...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-23-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1,348
Views: 306,556
Posted By ElleDubs
Looks like a nice day out. You cruised past me...

Looks like a nice day out. You cruised past me wurking in Green Valley coaching the high school mountain bike team. I waved!

The Utah high school mountain bike state championships are in Green...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 277,045
Posted By ElleDubs
I just sold my first ever moto, my 2006 XT225...

I just sold my first ever moto, my 2006 XT225 that I got in August of 2012. So sad to see her go!! She served me very well and we had some good adventures! She was a great shorty dual sport bike. I'm...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-20-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,348
Views: 306,556
Posted By ElleDubs
Have a great ride. I'll be wurking and lurking

Have a great ride. I'll be wurking and lurking
Forum: Ride reports 10-20-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 34,150
Posted By ElleDubs
What an adventure. It was fun to follow along.

What an adventure. It was fun to follow along.
Forum: Ride reports 10-20-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thx azbrown

Thx azbrown
Forum: Ride reports 10-13-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Here is the next competition Rocky Mountain...

Here is the next competition Rocky Mountain ATV/MC is offering to customers
...
Forum: Ride reports 10-08-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thanks Pat. I'm working on growing into this...

Thanks Pat. I'm working on growing into this bike. Chasing you around Moab will help with that part [emoji106]
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
You are about the 5th person to recommend a Seat...

You are about the 5th person to recommend a Seat Concepts low seat to me so I pulled the trigger. Thanks! It arrives next week. The higher price is because it is a complete seat with the pan included...
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 34,150
Posted By ElleDubs
Awesome :thumbup:thumbup

Awesome :thumbup:thumbup
Forum: Ride reports 10-02-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Booo

Boo to whoever chased OldtimerTC off this thread. I loved all of his pictures and stories.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-01-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1,348
Views: 306,556
Posted By ElleDubs
Welcome back to the surface :wink:

Welcome back to the surface :wink:
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 277,045
Posted By ElleDubs
:thumb:thumb for going for the flat foot for a...

:thumb:thumb for going for the flat foot for a beginner. Flat foot = smiles. No flat foot = falls, no smileys and no more riding.

Another option is to put the smaller wheels on the Big Wheel frame...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thx Doug, I lowered the XT225!! I cut down...

Thx Doug,

I lowered the XT225!! I cut down the seat by 2 inches. That seat is very cushy and has lots to trim.

I also lowered the KTM250 XCF-W down to the point I can tippy toe it with both...
Forum: Ride reports 09-30-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Hi RRR! Good to hear from you! You have been very...

Hi RRR! Good to hear from you! You have been very quiet. I assume that means having lots of off-the-grid fun in your retirement.

Yes I'm on the orange kool-aid too and it is pretty darn nice :D I...
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thx LumpyOne. Yes we should all spend lots more...

Thx LumpyOne. Yes we should all spend lots more on this crazy hobby :D:D RMATVMC is a good place to do it.
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thx Mark - it is always fun riding with you guys!...

Thx Mark - it is always fun riding with you guys! I haven't been on single-track with my new machine yet!
Forum: Ride reports 09-27-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Which bike are you asking about? Idaho Turbomans...

Which bike are you asking about? Idaho Turbomans 690 and his Mosko bags?

On my bike I was running the Giant Loop MoJavi Saddlebag...
Forum: Ride reports 09-26-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
The End

We polished off the day with a fine dinner and some winner awards at The Sunset Grill in Moab. I won the "best sport award" :clap I'm glad I did get the lost sheep or best dirt sample awards...
Forum: Ride reports 09-26-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Last day

After another amazing breakfast we had to pack up and leave Eureka Lodge :cry:cry

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3846/15358681971_f4b16bb793_c.jpg

Fall colors in Silverton were popping
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Standing on top of Hurricane Pass looking down on...

Standing on top of Hurricane Pass looking down on Lake Como and down Poughkeepsie Gulch. What a view in every direction!

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3892/15168751578_2c1872fa0d_c.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
I got up super excited for a full day of riding...

I got up super excited for a full day of riding in the Colorado high country.

Pre-ride meeting with the "trail boss".

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3839/15167256609_402e1a7ae2_c.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Jeff was a ton of fun and told us many stories....

Jeff was a ton of fun and told us many stories. One of his inspiring tales was about having a stutter when younger and not letting anything hold him back. Really fun to get to know him a little while...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
The Eureka Lodge...

The Eureka Lodge (http://eurekalodgecolorado.com/about_the_lodge) really was a unique place to stay and fit the adventure ride theme perfectly.

Here is a pic of me riding down the double track...
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thanks for the dinner pic - I didn't take a photo...

Thanks for the dinner pic - I didn't take a photo at dinner. By the time we ate dinner it was feeling like a really long day. I was nervous about riding the Million Dollar Hwy from Ouray to Silverton...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
From Moab we road along beside the Colorado River...

From Moab we road along beside the Colorado River and up Castle Valley.

https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2944/15160368330_027f28cb66_b.jpg

Then down John Brown canyon into Gateway.
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Thanks Bob.

Thanks Bob.
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Ha, ha - that is called being 20 years old.

Ha, ha - that is called being 20 years old.
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
I arrived in Moab to find this is a KLR love-fest...

I arrived in Moab to find this is a KLR love-fest :lol3 Out of the 14 riders we had 9 KLR's

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3899/15341854665_31272f791d_z.jpg

Ray's is bad-ass
...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Here is the final part of my, (a.k.a....

Here is the final part of my, (a.k.a. ElleDubs/Lynda/the gal/a winner), preamble.

The guys at the RMATVMC dealer here in St George went far above and beyond what I asked them to do with my...
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
They are so cool. They do stuff like that ALL the...

They are so cool. They do stuff like that ALL the time. They make customers into "winners". I'm totally a RMATVMC fan girl :nod
Forum: Ride reports 09-24-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Mine too!! I'm a customer for life now. We did...

Mine too!! I'm a customer for life now. We did get screened to check we were real customers before being extended the invite on this trip. They had no problem with my account :wink:

I learned more...
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
These are great pics. I love seeing your big day....

These are great pics. I love seeing your big day. I'm far too busy to put a post together today so hijack away :clap:clap

Those boots were not so white by the end of the trip!
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
Great riding with you Todd and thx for chiming...

Great riding with you Todd and thx for chiming in. It will be fun to get a bunch of different stories other than just mine on this thread.
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 11,848
Posted By ElleDubs
I read your trip report the week before we went!...

I read your trip report the week before we went! It definitely added to my pre-trip excitement. Your pics are great. So funny we are on the same bike. I'm still not quite used to mine and what it can...
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