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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-19-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
55,000 miles in 2 yrs....man, that is some...

55,000 miles in 2 yrs....man, that is some serious riding/saddle time.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By mx813
I would head a little further east to avoid...

I would head a little further east to avoid 82/90. Quick glance says go to Hermiston/730/12 into Lewiston then 95 N to C'Da.

That would be the way I would go if time wasn't too big a concern. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,621
Posted By mx813
yup...no rear brakes on that trail made it...

yup...no rear brakes on that trail made it interesting using a lot of body english to avoid the cactus
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-06-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,621
Posted By mx813
22 day trail aka cactus trail?

22 day trail aka cactus trail?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-06-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,680
Posted By mx813
Would love to get a fire place insert but the...

Would love to get a fire place insert but the builder of my home used a cheap-o gas insert so I am sure clearances, pipe, etc...do not meet the requirements of wood burning.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-04-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 883
Posted By mx813
damn you guys get all the fun while we ride...

damn you guys get all the fun while we ride puddles and mud
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-16-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,124
Posted By mx813
screw that...All I see is $$$ in a tip-over. ...

screw that...All I see is $$$ in a tip-over.

Give me my coors light and a seat.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-16-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
I know I'd get arrested (if caught) on that 465. ...

I know I'd get arrested (if caught) on that 465. There would be no way to keep the front end down!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-16-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,124
Posted By mx813
Down slope to big log in boulder field looks...

Down slope to big log in boulder field looks tough...rest looks standard EX.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-15-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By mx813
What is July like there? Looking at the blog and...

What is July like there? Looking at the blog and the elevation charts, I'd imagine snow lingers quite a while on the north facing trails.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-15-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,395
Posted By mx813
Gate fee and that is all. Lots of terrain to...

Gate fee and that is all.

Lots of terrain to walk around. You can access most of the course in a 15-20 minute walk.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-15-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,395
Posted By mx813
The last one is key...especially at 4am when...

The last one is key...especially at 4am when you're asking yourself "Why the F am I doing this..."

Did the IM in 2008, age 37 and got 4th. Was happy with that considering 1st through 3rd were 19,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-14-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By mx813
hmmm....that looks like some good riding

hmmm....that looks like some good riding
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-13-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Posted By mx813
Saplingthrasher has done it I believe.

Saplingthrasher has done it I believe.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-07-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,348
Posted By mx813
Dave does work all over the country. The times I...

Dave does work all over the country. The times I have been there, 8-10 engines being worked on. Most guys ship their engine in a cooler.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-07-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,348
Posted By mx813
I second Dave. He rebuilt my engine when the...

I second Dave. He rebuilt my engine when the sump pump gear stripped behind clutch basket and engine seized from no oil being circulated. Went with a 520 instead of 400 and did the single sump...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-01-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
That's how I found my latest addition to the...

That's how I found my latest addition to the stable in my garage.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-25-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By mx813
Obijohn, Table Mountain/Lion's Rock area is...

Obijohn,

Table Mountain/Lion's Rock area is a great area to ride and it will be closed for the season in a few weeks (Oct. 15.)

That said, I would suggest working your way from the Williams...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-12-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,459
Posted By mx813
always

always
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-11-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,459
Posted By mx813
drink more....

drink more....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-10-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,459
Posted By mx813
I would prefer a nice week of rain preceding the...

I would prefer a nice week of rain preceding the 100 followed by a few hours of it late Saturday night.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-09-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,459
Posted By mx813
2015 Desert 100

Dates are set!!! :clap

April 11-12th, 2015


And yes...I will be reviewing the Adventure class parameters per discussion on a seperate thread from last April.

Mike
2015 D100 Chairman
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-28-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4,313
Views: 848,145
Posted By mx813
This can't be the Table Mtn east of Ellensburg.

This can't be the Table Mtn east of Ellensburg.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-28-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
Well...it is a Happy Trails box.

Well...it is a Happy Trails box.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-15-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
Thanks to this thread, found my new bike. Talked...

Thanks to this thread, found my new bike. Talked to the owner for an hour about the bike...solid. Pick it up Tuesday next week.

Looking forward to the step toward DS/adv. riding apart from...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 499
Posted By mx813
If Walla Walla has any storage facilities, I am...

If Walla Walla has any storage facilities, I am sure they'll let you park your truck for a nominal fee.

Worth a shot if no inmates do not respond.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-06-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
Just emailed him to see if it was still...

Just emailed him to see if it was still available. My first venture into DS bikes.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-17-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By mx813
hmmm...got scars from my tracheotomy when I...

hmmm...got scars from my tracheotomy when I decide to overjump a step-down by 30' and crushed my trachea.

...and I still ride...a lot
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-16-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
Man...if I had a few more grand in the bank acct,...

Man...if I had a few more grand in the bank acct, I'd buy this!

http://spokane.craigslist.org/mcy/4520251530.html
Forum: Ride reports 06-16-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 46,312
Posted By mx813
For the life of me I still have no idea what TAT...

For the life of me I still have no idea what TAT stands for, even after reading through this prep/ride report thus far.

Sounds fun and I too, am a teacher (US History - 8th grade)
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-13-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,867
Posted By mx813
You didn't ride across that bridge in the last...

You didn't ride across that bridge in the last picture?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
I think this guy is getting confused with 2T...

I think this guy is getting confused with 2T piston sizes...

Roll over picture #4...what the hell is that?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 920
Posted By mx813
or grading papers for 8th grade social studies...

or grading papers for 8th grade social studies class...knowing guys are out riding 2 track
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-16-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
Is there there an emoticon of 'shaking ones head...

Is there there an emoticon of 'shaking ones head asking why???'
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-15-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,862
Posted By mx813
This will be a fun thread to follow as the bike...

This will be a fun thread to follow as the bike build continues!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-14-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10,242
Views: 2,130,950
Posted By mx813
That is the model I am going to pick up for my...

That is the model I am going to pick up for my boy. Just something a little newer tho... that price does seem a bit high tho'
Forum: Ride reports 05-14-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,911
Posted By mx813
Did a baja ride a few yrs ago and rode from...

Did a baja ride a few yrs ago and rode from Comondu to Loreto on that rocky road at night...that was special.

One of the riders in our group found a sink-hole and bike disappeared 6' down. She...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-12-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 664
Posted By mx813
I'll take that...:lol3

I'll take that...:lol3
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-09-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,867
Posted By mx813
A few of the creek crossings weren't deep...just...

A few of the creek crossings weren't deep...just the approach was interesting...

http://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/640x480q90/835/z2ic.jpg

Imagine coming the other way on that. 8' loose climb...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-08-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,867
Posted By mx813
Mission would be your best bet as there are no...

Mission would be your best bet as there are no creek crossings. I would wait til it gets logged out though. Last year, Devils Gulch trail creek crossings were not too bad but this year, it'll take...
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