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Forum: GPS Tracks - Rockies 11-17-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,165
Posted By alma1759
Great looking ride!

Looks like mostly done on big singles? Not sure some of your routes are adventure-sized friendly?! Oh well, even more inspiration for the forthcoming DR!

Thanks for the tracks and pictures. Were...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-04-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 642
Posted By alma1759
Here's to...

Cowgirls!!! Hell's yeah!!!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-01-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
When do we do this again?!

Best use of four days, in a long time!
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-HLa7y4B3rJs/VCiO77wlveI/AAAAAAAALWw/FTwsaRXMwqM/w983-h553-no/20140927_135922.jpg
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-29-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
Great company, great riding, great scenery...

Similar to Pat's, but a slightly different angle...
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-jxZfh4-ppIc/VCm-J8QOf0I/AAAAAAAALgk/ua1UNtCdXCw/w983-h553-no/20140927_135908.jpg

Ramon!...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
Thank you for the heads up!

Pat, thank you for the directions! I was re-reading the post the other day and had a panic of "I don't know how to get there?!"

Matt
Forum: Equipment 09-07-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 7,004
Views: 2,821,715
Posted By alma1759
How I spent most of the summer...

https://scontent-a-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xaf1/v/t1.0-9/10561682_10202428775343221_6701439240465893945_n.jpg?oh=bcb249d02ec6fad75743abcd94c505e0&oe=54D13DB7

Clothes in t-bag, tent and sleeping...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-07-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,708
Posted By alma1759
Holy Crackers!?!

Holy Crackers!?!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-07-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,708
Posted By alma1759
Hayden Pass and Rainbow Trail...

Total noob question, but are these small bike conditions only? I've never ridden down that way, only car camped in the area, so really know nothing about them?

Just curious and thinking about...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-07-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15,939
Views: 2,502,490
Posted By alma1759
Men's Jackets

Trying to pair down...

http://denver.craigslist.org/mpo/4656945760.html

Two Olympias, on Scorpion.

pm if interested...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-07-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 129,519
Posted By alma1759
Cannondale Scalpel 3 29'er

I'm just not riding this enough to justify it and a hardtail, pm if interested.

http://denver.craigslist.org/bik/4579785126.html
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-07-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15,939
Views: 2,502,490
Posted By alma1759
Cannondale Scalpel 3 29'er

Been trying to sell it for a while on Craigslist, will make a good deal to an Inmate...

http://denver.craigslist.org/bik/4579785126.html

Thanks,

Matt
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-05-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
Great looking routes!

As it says, either set of routes looks just kinda fantastic! Thanks for putting down the miles to get this set up!
Looking forward to some time in our beautiful mountains!
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-03-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,212
Posted By alma1759
Success!

It starts with "suc" for a reason...

The folder the gpx files are stored in has the have the exact name of "mytracks/gpx" WITHOUT ANY SPACES!

And it has to be on the device, not on the SD card....
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-03-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,212
Posted By alma1759
It gives me an "app not available to open this...

It gives me an "app not available to open this file message?!"

The files and the app just aren't taking? I'll try to down load a couple of different gpx files later.

Thank you for the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-03-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,212
Posted By alma1759
My Tracks

Anyone using My Tracks? I'm running it on a Galaxy S5 and have downloaded a couple of different gpx files, but I can't seem to get My Tracks to find them? Keep getting a "folder doesn't exist"...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1,276
Views: 290,764
Posted By alma1759
We have to start worrying about creaky, wobbly...

We have to start worrying about creaky, wobbly knees :lol3
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-02-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
Add me to the IN list please! Planning on...

Add me to the IN list please! Planning on camping each night...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-01-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,993
Posted By alma1759
Great tour!

You hit the highlights of the Centennial State, that's for sure!

I spent all my summer riding out of state, seeing these pictures reminds that I need some in state adventures soon!

Thanks for...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-01-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
I don't mean THAT MUCH less travelled?! I know...

I don't mean THAT MUCH less travelled?! I know my limitations!
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1,276
Views: 290,764
Posted By alma1759
Thanks Lulu! I know I often suffer from oxygen...

Thanks Lulu! I know I often suffer from oxygen deprivation up here, so my judgement isn't always 100% :lol3
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-01-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
Don't own a GPS at this time, guess I'll wait to...

Don't own a GPS at this time, guess I'll wait to play follow the leader!
Forum: Thumpers 08-31-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1,276
Views: 290,764
Posted By alma1759
We tall folks are such weaklings, never having to...

We tall folks are such weaklings, never having to overcome any obstacles:D:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-31-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,276
Views: 290,764
Posted By alma1759
WR250, not so much!

Not laughing at your expense, but that's funny! We men just take so much for granted and have no idea?! My kids mom is 5'2", I'm 6'2", we made an interesting sight, that's for sure.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-31-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 17,335
Posted By alma1759
Definite maybe...

I left my work calendar at work, I can't remember if there is anything pressing that week? Also would like a little for information on the route, before totally throwing myself in, may try to steer...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1,276
Views: 290,764
Posted By alma1759
Hey Britita! If you haven't checked out...

Hey Britita!

If you haven't checked out the Regional Forms section of ADV yet, you definitely should. The Colorado contingent has a really big following, and many if not most are on the type of...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-23-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8,352
Views: 482,235
Posted By alma1759
Skyline Drive...

Skyline Drive...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-23-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,082
Posted By alma1759
Pissed I hate that it takes me a day to get to your part...

I hate that it takes me a day to get to your part of the state!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-16-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
Mirroring the conversation...

I didn't add this in my initial comments when comparing a 2014 S10 and Beaker, back-to-back, but I really didn't care for the shape and visibility of the S10 mirrors. They reminded me too much of a...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-11-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
Corrected the previous post to say CANNOT,...

Corrected the previous post to say CANNOT, instead of CAN...

I'm thinking (hoping) the DL is good for 400+ mile days, at least two back-to-back, with a shorter day on the third, and resting on the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-11-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
That mileage is so reassuring to see!

That mileage is so reassuring to see!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-11-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
As for my test ride, it was a 2014 S10. Again, I...

As for my test ride, it was a 2014 S10. Again, I CANNOT say it was bad. I love the adjustable seat, cruise, shaft drive and felt its weight helped plant it better on the highway. I fully expected to...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-10-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
Yes, a fantastic compromise!

I totally agree with the great compromise! I cant have the garage full, much less the garage right now, that I'd like. Sure, it doesn't have the "best" performance, standard features or prestige....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-10-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
General S10/Beaker Comparison

S10 is a brut, seems to have great components and flexibility. That said, they somehow to me we're disconnected. An example is the kickstand. It looks to be a better, cast piece than on the DL, but...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-10-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
Mostly in the legs...

36" inseam, 16" length for sleeves, torso is more of a medium. First test ride was 20 minutes, went out back to back with an S10. Really expected to be amazed by the S10, but it was the Beaker I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-09-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 3,425
Views: 686,092
Posted By alma1759
New ride...

Hemmed and hawed on multiple bikes recently. I've been on a Road King most recently, and was getting tired of passing up all the really amazing roads in Colorado that would simply ruin the enjoyment...
Forum: Road warriors 07-21-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,438
Posted By alma1759
American Customs has a couple of options, one a...

American Customs has a couple of options, one a revised cross over, the other a true dual. Both are less than $400, the cross over setup is under $300.
Might be a less frustrating way to go unless...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 17,057
Posted By alma1759
And this is not a criticism, but the new Street...

And this is not a criticism, but the new Street 500 and 750 are aimed squarely at that demographic!
Peter Egan, from Cycle World, once started a review with the line, "Strange days indeed when the...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 17,057
Posted By alma1759
If you have a good dealership near by.

Most all dealerships have demo seats. They aren't overly conspicuous, and some places are kinda negligent about it, but if you have a local HD dealership you like, ask them about demo seats. Ride...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 16,745
Posted By alma1759
Nighthawks are a great bike! Look for a 2002/2003...

Nighthawks are a great bike! Look for a 2002/2003 Kawasaki ZR-7(S), too. Great sport touring capability, very forgiving if you haven't ridden awhile, super simple, reliable and won't break you...
Forum: Road warriors 07-20-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 16,745
Posted By alma1759
No more so than the proto-typical Squid ringing...

No more so than the proto-typical Squid ringing out their GIXXER, FZR, CBR, OR NINJA at 12,000 rpm...
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