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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-30-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2,131
Views: 161,527
Posted By Sleddog
It's still safe...that area is huge, I don't have...

It's still safe...that area is huge, I don't have it located.
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 48,934
Views: 10,173,928
Posted By Sleddog
It's a Beemer now....it's called "The Current...

It's a Beemer now....it's called "The Current Drive".....:rofl





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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-30-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2,131
Views: 161,527
Posted By Sleddog
I'll be in the "area" next week....

I'll be in the "area" next week....
Forum: Americas 04-29-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 408
Posted By Sleddog
August 3-9 is the 75th Anniversary Sturgis Rally....

August 3-9 is the 75th Anniversary Sturgis Rally. They are expecting over 1 million people to attend. All of the campgrounds will be overflowing. Motels will be very expensive. You can camp in the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-27-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,661
Posted By Sleddog
We host a lot of ADV riders. Send an inquiry &...

We host a lot of ADV riders. Send an inquiry & explain that you'll be coming through. If you know specifically the date, tell them. If not, an approximant date with a follow up as you approach. ...
Forum: Americas 04-24-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By Sleddog
I've done it both ways....motels & camping....

I've done it both ways....motels & camping. Motels are a lot easier with less gear. But, camping along the route is wonderful too. I would suggest motels.

If you stay at Spring Creek Inn...
Forum: Americas 04-24-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By Sleddog
That's definitely the right attitude. The goal is...

That's definitely the right attitude. The goal is to have fun not "proving" anything!

The first time I rode from Hill City to Hot Springs took a day. Last spring it took 4 of us 2 full days to do...
Forum: Americas 04-23-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By Sleddog
"Most" of the loop you intend to ride is pretty...

"Most" of the loop you intend to ride is pretty mild. There are two sections that may be difficult, even for a veteran.

There is a very steep hill at about this location

N43 25.026 W103...
Forum: Americas 04-20-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 48,565
Posted By Sleddog
That'd be nice of you but the Mrs. will take care...

That'd be nice of you but the Mrs. will take care of it.

Do me a favor....I know your on a tighter time schedule but, don't take I-90 across SD. Highway 44 is a much better moto road. Or an...
Forum: Americas 04-20-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 48,565
Posted By Sleddog
I'm leaving for Inuvik, NWT June 1st Then over to...

I'm leaving for Inuvik, NWT June 1st Then over to Alaska to wander around. I've planned a "mostly off pavement" ride from South Dakota (TSDAT) to Quesnel, BC. Backroads, through Wyoming, Montana,...
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-19-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2,131
Views: 161,527
Posted By Sleddog
^:thumbup

^:thumbup
Forum: Americas 04-17-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 48,565
Posted By Sleddog
I just got back from Mexico. Spent two weeks...

I just got back from Mexico. Spent two weeks wandering around Copper Canyon. My expenses for gas, food, beer, lodging, beer, averaged about 400 pesos per day.....the exchange rate was 15-1! :deal
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Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 48,934
Views: 10,173,928
Posted By Sleddog
I don't have the IMS but, I do have a Safari & I...

I don't have the IMS but, I do have a Safari & I have the same problem. I know I have to take my time making sure it doesn't cross thread. And, I'm retired so I have more than enough time to take my...
Forum: Ride reports 04-15-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,753
Views: 252,667
Posted By Sleddog
At the bottom of Junyah's signature line is a...

At the bottom of Junyah's signature line is a link to his Spot Link. If you open the link, you will see in the top right corner two buttons...Map or Satellite click on the Satellite & zoom in &...
Forum: Americas 04-13-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 28,519
Views: 2,485,683
Posted By Sleddog
What was the name of the school? I've been taking...

What was the name of the school? I've been taking Spanish classes through our Multi Cultural Center. My Spanish Instructors Dad has schools in Guanajuato, Cancun & Oaxaca.
Forum: Americas 04-10-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 28,519
Views: 2,485,683
Posted By Sleddog
You guys should do a Ride Report. :deal ...

You guys should do a Ride Report. :deal

I'm sure people would be interested in hearing about Ocampo, Moris & Pilar




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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-09-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2,131
Views: 161,527
Posted By Sleddog
Well I was able to use my Foo for that,but it...

Well I was able to use my Foo for that,but it still doesn't help! So pop on out from that chimney & give me some good advise......Santa! :lol3
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-08-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2,131
Views: 161,527
Posted By Sleddog
Wow! Your Google-Fu is better than mine.....I...

Wow! Your Google-Fu is better than mine.....I need hints....lots-O-them.....
Forum: Upcoming 03-18-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,249
Posted By Sleddog
Burgers good too :yum ...

Burgers good too :yum

http://sleddog.smugmug.com/Other/2015-Online-Photos/i-vT7f38K/1/L/Hamburger-L.jpg



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Forum: Upcoming 03-18-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,249
Posted By Sleddog
Spotted Horse.......:thumbup ...

Spotted Horse.......:thumbup


http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j198/Antonsteyn/Motorcycling/imagejpg8-1.jpg (http://s80.photobucket.com/user/Antonsteyn/media/Motorcycling/imagejpg8-1.jpg.html)
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Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-18-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,248
Posted By Sleddog
If Charles was still with us, his quote may be...

If Charles was still with us, his quote may be updated to keep up with the times.




Oh how times have changed Travis.....:evil
Forum: Americas 03-17-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By Sleddog
I know, not any of the towns you mentioned but,...

I know, not any of the towns you mentioned but, Adventure Cycle (http://www.advcycleworks.com/tires) in Fairbanks has tires too.





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Forum: Ride reports 03-12-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 20,568
Posted By Sleddog
It was probably the same kids..... ...

It was probably the same kids.....

http://sleddog.smugmug.com/Other/Mexico-2013/i-qH9jHp6/0/L/IMG_6781-L.jpg


Great! Now we get to ride the "Slickrock" :fpalm
Forum: Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-11-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 20,364
Views: 883,325
Posted By Sleddog
I got out for a bit yesterday.....I took the no...

I got out for a bit yesterday.....I took the no salt route :clap

http://sleddog.smugmug.com/Other/2015-Online-Photos/i-Gsvdq5v/0/L/IMG_0015-L.jpg


I was doing some exploring for new roads...
Forum: Ride reports 03-08-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 413
Views: 81,474
Posted By Sleddog
Congratulations you guys! :clap Looking...

Congratulations you guys! :clap

Looking forward to the trip back....
Forum: GPS Tracks - Rockies 03-06-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By Sleddog
Scott, Thank you V-e-r-y much! ...

Scott,

Thank you V-e-r-y much!

Last summer, on my way to BC, I picked my way across Montana trying to stay on as much gravel as possible. I'm going back that direction again this spring....
Forum: The Garage 03-05-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 32,443
Posted By Sleddog
^ :thumb

^ :thumb
Forum: Americas 03-05-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,093
Posted By Sleddog
I was through there last April & bought Gas at...

I was through there last April & bought Gas at Old Horse Springs. They have a card only pump.

N33.92612 W108.18821

Datil has gas & a reasonably priced motel.......and PIE!

I think...
Forum: Americas 03-05-2015, 03:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,774
Posted By Sleddog
I've ridden almost all there is to ride in the...

I've ridden almost all there is to ride in the Moab area. And that's why I found it interesting you commented about lots of people in Yellowstone, Crater Lake. Moab area has two National Parks & a...
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12,556
Views: 2,417,101
Posted By Sleddog
^ Agree :evil

^ Agree :evil
Forum: Americas 03-03-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,774
Posted By Sleddog
You were disappointed with all the people at...

You were disappointed with all the people at Crater Lake & Yellowstone yet Moab was amazing:hmmmmm
Forum: Equipment 03-02-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,563
Posted By Sleddog
That's exactly the anchors I used, without the...

That's exactly the anchors I used, without the adhesive. :nod
Forum: The Garage 03-01-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 32,443
Posted By Sleddog
Here's a pic ...

Here's a pic

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/03/01/9cfb96184d07754b81ac30a6569c6bb5.jpg
Forum: The Garage 03-01-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 32,443
Posted By Sleddog
^^+1 Read it again.....

^^+1

Read it again.....
Forum: Equipment 03-01-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,563
Posted By Sleddog
I bolt mine to the floor where my pick-up is...

I bolt mine to the floor where my pick-up is parked. I used 3/8" concrete anchors (1/2" hole) When I use the tire machine I bolt it to the floor & when done unbolt & screw in short 3/8" X 1" bolts to...
Forum: Americas 03-01-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,774
Posted By Sleddog
I did the New Mexico - Colorado portion S-N, ...

I did the New Mexico - Colorado portion S-N, last April, by myself. I was ecstatic! NM was not what I expected!
Forum: Americas 03-01-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 48,565
Posted By Sleddog
Change the oil a couple times, throw a filter in...

Change the oil a couple times, throw a filter in it & put a couple thousand miles on this spring & if all is well go for it. What's the worst that could happen....so it grenades a few thousand miles...
Forum: Americas 03-01-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 28,519
Views: 2,485,683
Posted By Sleddog
Looks like you've got it figured out.... ...

Looks like you've got it figured out....

When I load the maps to my gps I use Mapsource too. I use the "map tool"....click on it then pick the maps I want to load. Then click "send to devise"
Forum: Americas 03-01-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 48,565
Posted By Sleddog
Well that sucks & needing to cancel your trip...

Well that sucks & needing to cancel your trip because of it. :eek1 What about the guys you were going with, are they still on?

Has the engine been using oil? Maybe????? It's not that bad..... I...
Forum: Americas 02-28-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 28,519
Views: 2,485,683
Posted By Sleddog
If you have Basecamp or Mapsource you can load...

If you have Basecamp or Mapsource you can load Open Street Maps that are routable. If you have a GPS that you can load maps to, you can load OSM onto it & route too. Still, not a bad idea to verify...
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