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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-22-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
CJ kept saying, "I'm going skiing at 6." Then...

CJ kept saying, "I'm going skiing at 6." Then he'd pour himself another glass of whiskey. By the morning, half the bottle was gone! He left around noon.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-20-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
T minus 20.

T minus 20.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-18-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
Mark, I found a local company that sells v-bar...

Mark, I found a local company that sells v-bar chains at a reasonable price - maybe even a really good price. I plan to build a set for my bike/bikes (would be great to have a multi-purpose set that...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-18-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
By the way, I kegged 20 gallons of beer tonight -...

By the way, I kegged 20 gallons of beer tonight - ten pumpkin ale, ten peanut butter. I'll have a few gallons of Wee Heavy to add to that, and a special side-brew for special guests.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-18-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
There is absolutely no peer-pressure here. Four...

There is absolutely no peer-pressure here. Four years is a pretty good record, and I hope you can keep it. If you want to come hang out, you're absolutely welcome.



By any chance is he flying...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-07-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
Ouch! He crumpled very badly, after landing back...

Ouch! He crumpled very badly, after landing back first against that ramp. No jumps yet. We have to fully research the concept, gather materials, and build an appropriate ramp.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-02-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
Only 18 days left to commit to being festive.

Only 18 days left to commit to being festive.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-02-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
Wow! Excellent find. I don't yet have the......

Wow! Excellent find. I don't yet have the... Spherical Emblems... to hit a real with so much lift. Let's start with a flat vertical ascent ramp and go a car. I'm game for a15 foot jump.
By the way,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-21-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
I agree. Make it happen You'll need to...

I agree. Make it happen


You'll need to bring some 1" steel tubing. Once we get enough, we'll start welding.



I like Hellsickle's idea. Or put a crash test dummy in your chair, then kiss...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-20-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
Why not put a few screws in the RIDGES - that's...

Why not put a few screws in the RIDGES - that's where you'd need the most traction on ice. Just don't get wild with the throttle, and your screws should stay in place - and they won't affect your...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-20-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,069
Posted By ere109
ERE109's Xmx Party

Hear Ye, Hear Ye,
You are cordially invited to the grandest winter celebration of them all: the ere109 Xmx Party, an extraordinary gala, to be held on December 20, 2014 (Dysco's birthday). ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-19-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
The wife AND infant who likes to wake up crying...

The wife AND infant who likes to wake up crying at night. I appreciate the offer, but will spare you the agony. Cojoel expressed interest, if he had a warm place to sleep.


Do it! The tire won't...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-17-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 736
Posted By ere109
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1023477
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-14-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
To answer your question, yes, camping is allowed...

To answer your question, yes, camping is allowed and encouraged - free. I've camped four or five years, but the wife won't join me if she has to sleep in a tent, so I got a room this year.

As...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-14-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
I see this going one of three ways: BEST...

I see this going one of three ways:

BEST CASE SCENARIO:
http://brandon.fuller.name/photos/news/2003-12-15--Fire.jpg

SLIGHTLY LESS ACCEPTABLE SCENARIO:...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-14-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
So I jump Joel's car, his girlfriend (before or...

So I jump Joel's car, his girlfriend (before or after...), and then a separate fire, before I hit the ramp? Or do we do a fire ring around the approach ramp? We're gonna need some welding help, and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-14-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
RLK, bring your Valentine with you, even if she...

RLK, bring your Valentine with you, even if she only has two wheels.



Blake, bring your camera, and a ramp. I think we may start testing the theory that weekend...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-13-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
I bought some chain last spring on EBay. Just...

I bought some chain last spring on EBay. Just waiting for Wudscrasher to come show me the way.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-13-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,412
Posted By ere109
I'm glad Mountain was able to help in the short...

I'm glad Mountain was able to help in the short term. Hopefully a long solution is being worked out quickly. When I moved to Denver, I slept under Oan overpass, one night, and on a back porch,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-13-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,822
Posted By ere109
2015 Elephant Ride Feb. 14 & 15

My neighbor, Scooter Scott, just rode in and knocked on my door.
"I'm practicing for the Elephant Ride," he said. "When is it next year?"
As I know the rule to be second full weekend in February, I...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
That is precisely what i need! But since i can't...

That is precisely what i need! But since i can't read advanced mathematics, I'm just going to guesstimate. I think 40mph is a safe bet, 12 foot loading ramp, 30 degree takeoff. Geek will be my...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
The order goes: car, house, Olympic ski jump.

The order goes: car, house, Olympic ski jump.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
"Just another flesh wound, brudda."

"Just another flesh wound, brudda."
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
Joel has a Beetle, and I'm sure he'd put his full...

Joel has a Beetle, and I'm sure he'd put his full faith in my abilities. Maybe his girlfriend could sit in the car for effect.


Ed would absolutely trust me with his Sprinter and his wife. But...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
Blake, everyone has heard of Fonzie jumping the...

Blake, everyone has heard of Fonzie jumping the shark, but that's the first time I've seen it.
I think I'll try it on my XR first.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,423
Posted By ere109
If I Were to Jump a House...

I've been laying in bed, unable to fall back asleep for two hours, and suddenly my brain started thinking up ways to tire myself out. Then it hit me: if I built a ramp, I could jump a house. It isn't...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
Like any ADV gathering, the fire was occasionally...

Like any ADV gathering, the fire was occasionally encouraged to get out of hand - but only under the expert care of the most responsible fire tenders.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
Like any good ADV bash, back at camp, after a...

Like any good ADV bash, back at camp, after a long day's ride, boots were dried, whiskey was swigged, stories were told, and bacon was cooked. After we put our tents up in the middle of the dark, of...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
This is what the entrance to Green Ridge looked...

This is what the entrance to Green Ridge looked like when we got there. Because we had gotten turned around during a previous trail passage, and because we were still missing one rider, (and because...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
Just as Osman started to get his sea legs, he had...

Just as Osman started to get his sea legs, he had one little incident in this puddle - and came out noticeably shaken. Looking back, it doesn't seem quite as bad.

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
I tried to encourage Osprey into the mud. He...

I tried to encourage Osprey into the mud. He resisted, at first, but like many things, once you get your feet wet, it actually becomes fun. Before long, he was a mud puddle pro (or at least...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
The incredible thing about the terrain, west of...

The incredible thing about the terrain, west of Ft. Collins, is that you literally have rocky hill climbs, followed by wide, sweeping fields, followed by intimidating mud puddles. Diversity is key....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
In these extreme moments, Osprey sat close by,...

In these extreme moments, Osprey sat close by, ready to lend a hand.

http://mnsjoslin.smugmug.com/photos/i-RdX2VMZ/0/M/i-RdX2VMZ-M.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
I had come here to ride, and to have MORE fun. ...

I had come here to ride, and to have MORE fun. So I pushed myself in fun ways, and sometimes my bike got stuck as a result. What this picture doesn't reveal is that we're on about a 30 degree...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
While many of the others chose to ride timidly...

While many of the others chose to ride timidly around water crossings, I chose this route because I wanted to get wet and muddy - my first evidence:

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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
When we reached the top of Moody Hill, in...

When we reached the top of Moody Hill, in addition to Osman's lament about flowers and burnt coffee, we realized that my bike was oozing coolant. Not good. Luckily, I had just topped it off, before...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
Joz just posted his pictures up and sent me the...

Joz just posted his pictures up and sent me the link, so the story continues - the untold story...

Joel and Cowboy stopped, halfway up 517, to take a breather. Everyone else took pity and joined...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
Glad we could accommodate, Doug. Hopefully...

Glad we could accommodate, Doug. Hopefully you'll have a road-legal bike by then and can join us. It was a serious blast.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
We rode up 517 with little incident (the largest...

We rode up 517 with little incident (the largest up being a 650.). We reached the trailhead to Green Ridge, but were divided on whether to go down and face getting muddy, or ride like bats out of...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,132
Posted By ere109
I've forgotten the trick to embedding videos. ...

I've forgotten the trick to embedding videos. Anybody care to clue me in so I can go back and fix them?
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