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Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 08-21-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,850
Posted By Maddaddy
Don't like Basecamp

There are several reasons I don't like Basecamp and I am an avid user of GPS devices.

File System vs Database. As the poster above stated. When you view a particular route or track you are...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-21-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
Sorry you missed out, but you can always make...

Sorry you missed out, but you can always make your own fun, and start a ride. For the future, all these type of events have a limit to riders. The TT event almost sold out....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-21-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
As I always recommend. Ride your pace and don't...

As I always recommend. Ride your pace and don't worry about finishing. Just ride as much as time will allow, and enjoy the scenery.

I've done it at at a leisurely pace and I've done the whole...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,310
Posted By Maddaddy
More... windypoint - Walla Walla ...

More...


windypoint - Walla Walla

mcalton - Walla Walla

rjmorel - Walla Walla
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,310
Posted By Maddaddy
:thumb She's doing a lot better than what my...

:thumb

She's doing a lot better than what my wife would have done. She only knows how to facebook and look up pictures of cats. :lol3:huh
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,310
Posted By Maddaddy
ADVriders in the area

Here are some riders in the Pendleton area

tacosupreme - Pendleton

dhally - Kennewick

MCRIDER007 - Kennewick

purplepeopleeater - Kennewick
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,310
Posted By Maddaddy
Not gonna happen

IF his battery is flat, that big bore bike isn't going to bump start.

I have trouble enough on my 250 fuel injected bike when I forget to turn the key off.

Ranger station. Call them.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
Yeah a WR is NOT a 1200GS. I've owned (own) both....

Yeah a WR is NOT a 1200GS. I've owned (own) both. Night and day in handling and terrain feedback.

a 1200 is like controlling a 500lb gorilla having a seizure when in the rough stuff.

A stock...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
+1 :thumb Save yourself some money by...

+1 :thumb

Save yourself some money by investing in some core skills instead of paying for broken bike parts.

..and please don't go riding alone. Not a good idea as new rider or as an expert!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-16-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
Not sure, but I think they do have a limit in...

Not sure, but I think they do have a limit in participants.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-15-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
Tiger is fine. This is big bike friendly and...

Tiger is fine. This is big bike friendly and focused.

New rider above has a 650 and a 400. Learning off-road riding is better on a smaller bike. Beside the DR400 is a real Adventure Bike. Just...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By Maddaddy
I've been using CALTOPO for quite some time. It...

I've been using CALTOPO for quite some time. It has land owner overlays.

http://caltopo.com/

It also has a very good Forest service map.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 905
Posted By Maddaddy
I thought the whole point of this thread was...

I thought the whole point of this thread was because they ARE cheap bastards. He's looking for someone that will split a cup of coffee and a sandwich to help cut cost on a road trip.:lol3
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,036
Posted By Maddaddy
It's a stock seat. They are all terrible. unless...

It's a stock seat. They are all terrible. unless you're that 2% that the seat actually works .
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-14-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
HWY 12 Closed Between Packwood and HYW 410

http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Large-mudslide-closes-30-miles-of-US-Highway-12-271173441.html

Washington state Transportation Department officials say a large mud and rock slide has shut down...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-13-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 770
Posted By Maddaddy
:eek1 Tow hitch? :huh

:eek1 Tow hitch? :huh
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-13-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 909
Posted By Maddaddy
Once he has completed the BRC, have him contact...

Once he has completed the BRC, have him contact me here.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-12-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
I only say this because I think your learning...

I only say this because I think your learning experience will be better on the smaller bike.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-12-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
Less is more. Tank bag = Balls basher. ...

Less is more. Tank bag = Balls basher.

First lesson - complete.

All routes should be able to accommodate smaller bikes. Especially the easier ones.

All you will need for this rally is a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-12-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
Which bike are you bringing? 650 or DR? 650...

Which bike are you bringing? 650 or DR?

650 will be fun, 400 will be FUNNER. and you will have a better learning experience.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-12-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,629
Posted By Maddaddy
AltRider's Hoh Rainforest Ride 2014, August 22-24, 2014

August 22-24, 2014.

I haven't seen anything on ADVrider for this, so I'll post it here.

http://www.altrider.com/altrider-s-hoh-rainforest-ride-2014/pid/1394

I've been to this event in the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-12-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By Maddaddy
Air BnB. Check it out.

Air BnB. Check it out.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-11-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 788
Posted By Maddaddy
Gray wolf River & FS-2870 :stupid

Gray wolf River & FS-2870 :stupid
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-11-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 909
Posted By Maddaddy
I'm a Senior NCO on Ft Lewis with 20yrs in...

I'm a Senior NCO on Ft Lewis with 20yrs in service . I'm also a MSF rider coach.

Here's my 2 cents

Yes, he needs the MSF BRC course. Not necessarily the Sport bike course.
Yes, he needs his...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-09-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 227
Posted By Maddaddy
Red GS, Photographer, Skokomish Valley Road

My friend and I rode by. I slowed to see if you were okay. Should have stopped. I know lots of great places for photography if you'd like to go riding some time. :shog
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-08-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By Maddaddy
The jeep trails can be gnarly :thumb

The jeep trails can be gnarly :thumb
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-07-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Maddaddy
Tracks will be available at a later date.

Tracks will be available at a later date.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-06-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Maddaddy
Full up

This event is full. You can get on the waiting list.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-06-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Maddaddy
Thanks for the heads up. I'm pre-running that...

Thanks for the heads up. I'm pre-running that section next week.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-03-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Maddaddy
We'll forgive you. That should be good...

We'll forgive you. That should be good enough.:freaky
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-02-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Maddaddy
Meet Up

Yes, you have to join. I like it for many reasons, but mainly it's a great way to organize and event.

Meet Friday Night, Ride Saturday, Sunday & Monday.

Daily mileage is 130-150 each day.
...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-01-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,294
Posted By Maddaddy
That is a unique situation. Nothing compares to a...

That is a unique situation. Nothing compares to a good set of Motorcross boots.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-01-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,294
Posted By Maddaddy
Come out and ride Saturday, Camp the night. You...

Come out and ride Saturday, Camp the night. You can always do more or call it a day. I bet you will learn some more.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-01-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Maddaddy
OLYBDR (Olympic Peninsula Backcountry Discovery Route) Labor day Weekend

https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfa1/v/t1.0-9/10552598_756155401103541_9054902561255928968_n.jpg?oh=a2889b33f66722dc5978f2773620456e&oe=54414796&__gda__=1415050144_ab4e4f55ec389621a9...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-01-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,294
Posted By Maddaddy
Get out and ride with experienced riders. ...

Get out and ride with experienced riders.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=213831

Take more training. Even professional need coaching.

You can't learn from a book if you can't...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-01-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,081
Posted By Maddaddy
Olybdr

I'm hosting a ride around the peninsula labor day weekend.

<iframe src='http://data.mapchannels.com/mc4/13900/olybdr_13900.htm?v=20140801040109' style='width:100%;height:740px;border:solid 1px...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-31-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
Sooo what you're saying is, you had a totally...

Sooo what you're saying is, you had a totally awesome time!!!???
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-30-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 684
Posted By Maddaddy
just sayin'

Technically, anyone with duct tape, a hammer, and some zip-ties is a KLR Mechanic, right??
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-30-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2,497
Views: 264,887
Posted By Maddaddy
the link. Again.... ...

the link. Again....

http://www.meetup.com/Dual-Sport/events/196655972 (http://www.meetup.com/Dual-Sport/events/196655972/)/
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