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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-09-2013, 09:50 PM
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Posted By rumplefester
Hey Allyn, is that Explorer still there on THE...

Hey Allyn, is that Explorer still there on THE hill? I often wonder what the story is behind that thing being there.

Later...

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-01-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
No... just forest service control road. ...

No... just forest service control road. Definitely fun though. Quite a few corners that make you go :yikes if you're not careful.

Coming down on the tarmac, I challenge anyone with knobbies...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-01-2013, 08:23 PM
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Posted By rumplefester
I'm in! Come-on folks, join us! Been...

I'm in! Come-on folks, join us!

Been working on Phil for a while to get him to ride again. :feelgood

Please know that this will be a spirited ride. I think someone has some pent up energy...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-01-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By rumplefester
Ummm... ...

Ummm...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=21543941&postcount=13830

Cheers!

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-26-2012, 12:48 PM
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Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Definitely a "spirited" ride!!! Good times...

Definitely a "spirited" ride!!! Good times everyone!!!:pynd

I think the cactus was the only casualty. :eek1 The cholla I blew through at speed left my right arm with three bruises and looking...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-24-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 26,116
Posted By rumplefester
6.35 kilograms or 14 pounds HA!

6.35 kilograms or 14 pounds

HA!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-17-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 15,720
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Posted By rumplefester
That reminds me... did 210 miles that day. :pynd...

That reminds me... did 210 miles that day. :pynd I hit more storms on the way home, and I was literally soaked head to toe!

2006 DRZ400 with 21000 miles on original top end. Only two valve...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-31-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 15,720
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Posted By rumplefester
What happended? Too many miles on Sunday? :clap

What happended? Too many miles on Sunday? :clap
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-27-2012, 05:17 PM
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Posted By rumplefester
Not so much a late sleeper, more like it will...

Not so much a late sleeper, more like it will take me an hour to get there from OV. :pynd

No freeway driving on this DRZ. :p3rry

Count me in!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-26-2012, 07:41 PM
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Posted By rumplefester
I'd like to go. But... 0600? Holy crap...

I'd like to go. But...

0600? Holy crap man! That would mean that I will be setting the alarm for 0330!! :yikes
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-09-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
OK, OK!!! I'll get off my lazy butt and post some pics!

Some of us have day jobs, ya know! Besides, I'm not good at this stuff (making up stories and shit).


I don't have anything from Black Hills Mine or the control road up to the top. Those...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-08-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
Awesome ride everyone! Nice fast pace and no...

Awesome ride everyone! Nice fast pace and no dirt naps!!!

I'll post some pictures later after I get a chance to see what I got.

Later...

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-05-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
Absolutely done all that. The cool thing is that...

Absolutely done all that. The cool thing is that is almost the exact route I mapped out in my head! :clap

For those that haven't been on Black Hills Mine road... watch out for the imbedded...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-03-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
Any GPX of the route you want to share? :ear

Any GPX of the route you want to share? :ear
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-30-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
Not going to make the recon ride this morning. I...

Not going to make the recon ride this morning. I didn't get any sleep. :(:

You guys have fun. Stay cool! Let us know what you find?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-29-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
Where and when? What you have in mind?

Where and when? What you have in mind?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-26-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
That was my thought exactly. If we go up from...

That was my thought exactly. If we go up from the San Manuel side, we have to get there somehow. It's either dusty Reddington or slab through Oracle.

Allyn, I know you are trying to plan this...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-26-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
I definitely know the way from San Manuel. ...

I definitely know the way from San Manuel. That's easy. It is a somewhat fast road (watch the imbeded rocks) and there are lots of things to see as side trips.

The single track I'm talking...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-26-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
Between San Manuel and the Benson/Reddington ...

Between San Manuel and the Benson/Reddington split (along the river road) is a small wire gate that leads to a single track trail which winds it's way to the gas line road. The gas line road meets...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-26-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
If you call 10 miles of baby heads and boulders...

If you call 10 miles of baby heads and boulders fun. :puke1

I've been on the Southerland trail, easy to get to, not an easy trail, seriously. I believe the last section is goat trail?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-25-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,682
Posted By rumplefester
I'm in! It will be good to hear that funny...

I'm in! It will be good to hear that funny accent again. :ear

Describe what you mean about "tame". I'm nursing a pulled achilles muscle, so I'm not up for rug road in the July heat:puke2
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-26-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Any presales on DRZ parts? Huh, huh?:ear ...

Any presales on DRZ parts? Huh, huh?:ear

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-19-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Noob ride through the Tortollitas

Had a good ride with the noobs today. We entered Rail-X and headed West as far as we could. We had a fun time in the washes and rocks (sometimes both at the same time).

Meet Mark (left) and Tim...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-08-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Over the mountains in the distance, is Three...

Over the mountains in the distance, is Three Points. The picture was taken from the Silverbell Mine Area. I agree with Flash, the sand is terrible in the flatlands, and the silt just sucks like an...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-03-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Glad to see you getting the wife out. How she...

Glad to see you getting the wife out. How she doing with the Sherpa?

Later...

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-18-2012, 11:14 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Are you kidding? In the hands of a pro,...

Are you kidding?

In the hands of a pro, those 3D Copters are bad ass!

Check this out, and notice the other aircraft in the background:
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-04-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
I don't know first hand the current status, but...

I don't know first hand the current status, but it's been protocol for the USFS to close the lower gate if there is snow at the top of the mtn.

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-02-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
"Secret" Gas Line Ride

Great riding with all you guys! It's been a while since I've ridden with a group this large. I apologize if I made anyone nervous riding a little close behind them. I did get some nice video...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-29-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
I'm in on both rides. :clap :becca You...

I'm in on both rides. :clap

:becca You know it's time to ride when spiders take up residence in your spokes! :amazon
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-01-2011, 09:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,114
Posted By rumplefester
Oh yeah, there is gas on the North side of...

Oh yeah, there is gas on the North side of Dudleyville as well. Freeman road is just across the river from there. :clap
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-01-2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,114
Posted By rumplefester
It looks like a cool route! Count me in on...

It looks like a cool route!

Count me in on the recon! Please? Please?

I will assert however, at least by what I can see by the map you posted, some of the sections are not "real" big bike...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-22-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Trailer Anyone?

This is probably not the right venu, but I figure this board gets more action than the classifieds (especially for Tucson).

I am reluctantly selling my 2007 5X10 Big Tex Single Axle Utility...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-22-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 15,720
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Posted By rumplefester
Probably showing some newbies the Tortolitas on...

Probably showing some newbies the Tortolitas on Friday. I could be persuaded to do another ride on Saturday. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 25,112
Views: 4,427,871
Posted By rumplefester
What? I couldn't hear you! I'm stuck behind a...

What? I couldn't hear you! I'm stuck behind a DRZ with FCR, BB, and SSW/MRD on the narrowest of singletrack!

:clap
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 25,112
Views: 4,427,871
Posted By rumplefester
I guess I have a funny shaped ass then. :rofl I...

I guess I have a funny shaped ass then. :rofl I actually find the gel seat pretty comfortable. I've done 400 mile days, and really only had to stand to pick the undies out of my crack. I especially...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-15-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
No worries... :waysad I'm sure I can find...

No worries... :waysad

I'm sure I can find something to do...

Later...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-15-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
See you at 9! Later...

See you at 9!

Later...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-14-2011, 10:53 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
Let's do Sunday then? I gotta get out...

Let's do Sunday then? I gotta get out too...:twitch
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-14-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
If it were Sunday, I would... :ear ...

If it were Sunday, I would...

:ear


Sorry, Allyn.

- KeVin
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-14-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 15,720
Views: 1,311,539
Posted By rumplefester
This is an awesome idea! I have most of the...

This is an awesome idea! I have most of the tracks, with exception of those very south. The "off road" version of the route could easily be 70% dirt.

A couple of thoughts about your requests:
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