ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 437
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: LaPorte
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-08-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By LaPorte
Thanks for the explanation of the route. Sounds...

Thanks for the explanation of the route. Sounds like a fun ride. Don't think I can make this one, to much going on this week. Lassen Ale Works Humm never been there!!!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-07-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By LaPorte
I am assuming your leaving from Chester. Is the...

I am assuming your leaving from Chester. Is the route mostly HWY 36 or do you have something planed to add miles.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-01-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 736
Posted By LaPorte
Mike Sent a PM

Mike
Sent a PM
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-29-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,332
Posted By LaPorte
As my friend in Arizona says-- Ya but its a dry...

As my friend in Arizona says-- Ya but its a dry heat!!!!!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-28-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 736
Posted By LaPorte
I have the same problem magnified by my age. I am...

I have the same problem magnified by my age. I am retired and would love to plan rides during the week. Hard to find old guys that still ride.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-28-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By LaPorte
I am interested, I have ridden in that area...

I am interested, I have ridden in that area before. Nice to have other riders along to enjoy the country. Set something up and let us know. Just give a little notice so plans can be make to join the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-18-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Sorry to hear about you're get off. Get well soon.

Sorry to hear about you're get off. Get well soon.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-13-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,241
Posted By LaPorte
I have crossed back into the states a number of...

I have crossed back into the states a number of time at Tecate. The border patrol officers are American. Even with a California Driver License, Passport and proper insurance papers they still give me...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-06-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 4,619
Views: 398,172
Posted By LaPorte
So if 1 rider gets a permit for the gate and...

So if 1 rider gets a permit for the gate and brings 5 friends, all is good>:d

Not according to the BLM, each rider is required to get their own permit. How else can that catch you!!!!! Plus it...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-06-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4,619
Views: 398,172
Posted By LaPorte
Re: Gates on county roads at Clear Creek

I was at the San Benito County BOS meeting on March 4th. My take on what is going on with the gates is this. Rick Cooper is planning on putting up gates on either side of Clear Creek. One gate at the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-01-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4,619
Views: 398,172
Posted By LaPorte
Come to the meeting on the 4th in Hollister. I am...

Come to the meeting on the 4th in Hollister. I am going, we need a large number of people there to show our support. Talking among ourselves here on the forum doesn't do anything to help keep CC...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-21-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Yes it is! Especially when you don't see it until...

Yes it is! Especially when you don't see it until it's to late!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-06-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 92,555
Posted By LaPorte
Max out for a ride...

Max out for a ride http://i354.photobucket.com/albums/r437/LaPorte2/P1010009_zps2ce83810.jpg (http://s354.photobucket.com/user/LaPorte2/media/P1010009_zps2ce83810.jpg.html)
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-04-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 15,158
Posted By LaPorte
Anyone have any experience crossing the border at...

Anyone have any experience crossing the border at Tecate since the HWY 1 collapse between TJ and Ensenada? I am wondering how bad the traffic is now?
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 56,308
Posted By LaPorte
Thank for your report. I have been to Baja many...

Thank for your report. I have been to Baja many times and after seeing your report it proves I have just scratched the surface of what is there. Even though I haven't been to all the places your trip...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-24-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
I would like to tag along with you sometime,...

I would like to tag along with you sometime, haven't been to RD in a while. Will bring a dirt bike and leave the 610 heavy at home.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-23-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Howard Goodman showed some pictures on facebook...

Howard Goodman showed some pictures on facebook showing the damage this latest wind did. Lots of down branches and big trees blocking the roads.:eek1
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-19-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
redog1 I have a friend who lives in...

redog1

I have a friend who lives in Stonyford and was riding on Saturday. He told me this morning he saw some crazy guy riding a KLR at Stonyford. I asked him if it was blue, he said yes. I said,...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-19-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,722
Posted By LaPorte
What a Tragedy

I watch Kurt race in the ISDE in Italy Last month. I felt so bad when I heard the news this past Saturday. He will be missed. My condolences to the Casselli family.

RIP Kurt
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-18-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Laugh I had a good time too. I need to watch out for...

I had a good time too. I need to watch out for the ICE . I didn't feel any pain when I got up off the ground or for that matter the rest of the 50+ mile ride. But last night I did start feeling some...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-14-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
[QUOTE=Foot dragger;22776431]Ive put some tires...

[QUOTE=Foot dragger;22776431]Ive put some tires with actual knobs on them on the DR,if all goes to plan I'll be riding it on Sunday. Tony will be showing us dirt roads or trails?

To answer your...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-11-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Works for me.

Works for me.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-11-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
I am interested, which day, Sat or Sun?

I am interested, which day, Sat or Sun?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-09-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Clearing some trail near the house. part of the...

Clearing some trail near the house. part of the ride to LaPorte.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-04-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Bob Looks like you found a good route to...

Bob

Looks like you found a good route to and from LaPorte. It's hard to tell from your screen shot but I would guess some of that is what I would have shown you. Fun area to go dual sporting.
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-14-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Deer Season Sept 28 through Nov 3

In case your interested, Deer season opens on Sept 28th and closes on Nov 3rd in area D3 that include these counties.

Butte
Colusa
Glenn
Nevada
Placer
Plumas
Sierra
Sutter
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Chuck Sometime in Oct. I would like to see...

Chuck

Sometime in Oct. I would like to see it rain at least once. Fire Danger/Dust. I will post a date.

Tony
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-11-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,697
Posted By LaPorte
Never seen that before. Maybe you should have...

Never seen that before. Maybe you should have rode him for 8 seconds and see if you got first place. LOL
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-10-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Whole other ride. Put in in the same file for...

Whole other ride. Put in in the same file for convenience.

LaPorte
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-10-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Bucks Lake Ride

visualizerent

This is the best I could come up with.

http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=2309882

LaPorte
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-09-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
Bucks Lake DS Ride

I now have a online map. How to I post it to ADVrider?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-09-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 95,166
Posted By LaPorte
I don't know what you mean by online maps but I...

I don't know what you mean by online maps but I do have a GPS track.

Tony
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-07-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,364
Posted By LaPorte
Bucks Lake DualSport ride

I want to go do the Bucks Lake Dual sport ride again, but I don't want to ride it alone. I laid it out a few years back and did the ride with a group. It has been about five years since I rode it....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-06-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,364
Posted By LaPorte
Chuck I have watched the Chico Dual Sport...

Chuck

I have watched the Chico Dual Sport Riders Thread for a while and have posted, Just waiting for an invite to join you guys.

Tony
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-04-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,364
Posted By LaPorte
Hi Kenny I have the exact same problem, I...

Hi Kenny

I have the exact same problem, I have bikes, experience and no one to ride with. What makes it worst is, I have a place in northern Cal that I can stay at and ride from, with hundreds if...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-20-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,317
Posted By LaPorte
I am retired so I have everyday off during the...

I am retired so I have everyday off during the week to ride DS. What I don't have is other folks to ride with during the week. I'll have to watch this thread to see who may be going to the Sierra...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-05-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By LaPorte
Yes the name LaPorte is for the name of the town....

Yes the name LaPorte is for the name of the town. I have been ridding up there for many years. It is beautiful country, lots of history, ghost towns, abandon mines, cemeteries. Unfortunately the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-04-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By LaPorte
All loaded up (F800GS in my truck, leaving SJ)...

All loaded up (F800GS in my truck, leaving SJ) and ready to go to Brownsville in the morning. Got my KTM 300 at the Brownsville house, maybe do some woods riding on Thursday, weather looks good for...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-04-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By LaPorte
Traverse Rd. Bear Rd. Dog Bar Rd.

I am retired so I get week days off. Going to take out my F800GS and ride a couple of days next week, on Wednesday the 7th, going to ride from my place in Brownsville to Georgetown and back....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-19-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,351
Posted By LaPorte
Hey Catfish Do you have a head count so...

Hey Catfish

Do you have a head count so far. Looks like it's going to be a good turn out. Sounds interesting. Let me do a little finagling and see if I can join you for a day or two.

Tony
Showing results 1 to 40 of 437

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 12:09 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014