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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-01-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,748
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Dirt road between Kingsbury grade and Spooner...

Dirt road between Kingsbury grade and Spooner Summit should be fun for you. Nice views of the lake, some rocks to avoid (nothing bad). There are two variants so if you like it you might go back...
Forum: Equipment 06-03-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,058
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Crumpler backpack here. I was lucky to get it...

Crumpler backpack here. I was lucky to get it during big sale but after 4 years with it I think it's worth its regular price. Great design finish and materials. Mine is similar to their Karachi...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-03-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,369
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Lundy Lake is good, it's relatively quiet there....

Lundy Lake is good, it's relatively quiet there. Nice hiking trail going south to small alpine lake and old mine. It's close to Mono, some interesting riding up there...


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Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Congrats! Have fun with her :)

Congrats! Have fun with her :)
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
It will fit 100% - I can provide pics :). I don't...

It will fit 100% - I can provide pics :). I don't feel like I have enough experience to comment on 4.50 vs 5.10. For a beginner rider in the soft conditions we have here around Tahoe it works well...
Forum: Thumpers 11-16-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Just email Mike Tonn. He was pretty responsive...

Just email Mike Tonn. He was pretty responsive and I got my plate from him in the summer. Very happy with it!
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2011, 07:07 AM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
This stop light and blinkers look very slick. I...

This stop light and blinkers look very slick. I need to invest in something like this - I still have my original lamp on my S.
Forum: Europe 10-14-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,298
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
I went there last year and somebody tried pigeon...

I went there last year and somebody tried pigeon poop trick on us (lucky it didn't work for him). It was first time in my life when somebody tried anything like this on me (and I lived for 25 years...
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
IMS 4.0 tank on 400S

Wild0,

I have IMS4.0 tank and it uses stock petcock just unscrew the one from your original tank and you are good. I love the additional range. Yesterday I dropped the bike in the snow and...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-07-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,541
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Yeah RideFree! It makes me feel bad about car...

Yeah RideFree!
It makes me feel bad about car commuting for last couple days. My bike is under the snow too but maybe I should just dress warmer and go...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-16-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,552
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Drove to work this morning. I saw two Adventures...

Drove to work this morning. I saw two Adventures going up SR-28 around Sand Harbor and two smaller bikes on the Kingsbury Grade. KTM Rally is in the air! :clap
Forum: Thumpers 09-15-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
KOA has some unusual pricing strategy here. Even...

KOA has some unusual pricing strategy here. Even campgrounds right at the lake (Nevada beach etc.) were less this season (under $40). Here is a nice map...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-13-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,748
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Looks like it was in the Hope Valley, next to...

Looks like it was in the Hope Valley, next to Blue Lakes Road. It's less than 1h ride from my place... Yes, it is pretty there :)
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Thanks Plane Dr! I took the muffler off (at...

Thanks Plane Dr!

I took the muffler off (at first I though it's bent and that's why it doesn't fit - then I realized it must be from E model). There was no additional seal or anything unusual...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Header difference between 400s and 400e ?

I continue to discover little secrets PO of my DRZ400s have left for me. I just found out my muffler must be from 400e as the middle mounting point does not fit the hole in passenger foot peg... the...
Forum: Face plant 08-23-2011, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,780
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Sorry to hear this. Get better quick neighbor! ...

Sorry to hear this. Get better quick neighbor!
In some other thread I decided against riding with you (as my skills aren't that great and I am not a fast rider at all), but if during your recovery...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-23-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,017
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
:clap Good stuff, Nice pics. I visited Madeira...

:clap Good stuff, Nice pics. I visited Madeira last December.... wonderful vacation. Roads there are pure pleasure to drive on... Highly recommended

Yeti
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-19-2011, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,637
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
If you have time (and energy) to take Monitor...

If you have time (and energy) to take Monitor Pass road towards Markleeville they have couple campgrounds there; right on Carson River, next to Grover Hot Springs and in the woods by Turtle Rock. All...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Size of the suspension links

Thanks! I guess it's meant to be that way then ;). Sag measurement is what I need to do now...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-09-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Underqualified...

I don't think I qualify. Maybe when you decided to take your singlespeed on the trail I can keep up :D
Let me know if you plan more of a exploration/tourist/noob kind of ride anytime soon. I am...
Forum: Thumpers 08-04-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Yes. My dog bones have 'suzuki' stamped on them....

Yes. My dog bones have 'suzuki' stamped on them. I measured the length and it's 125mm or 4.9'' (center to center). Are these stock?
Suspension setup is the next thing on my list - I would do it...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 23,960
Views: 4,073,385
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Back in business

After my bike (XR600R) got stolen a year a ago my wife promised me new toy. I waited for a year and one day... So here I am, back on the dual sport '02 DRZ400S. :D She is in good shape and not too...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-18-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,409
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Ebbetts Pass (Hwy 4) is open. I was there on...

Ebbetts Pass (Hwy 4) is open. I was there on muscle powered vehicle - doing the Death Ride... There was some snow in the forest but road was completely clean and dry.

I rode in my backyard a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-02-2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 643
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
You can take Loop Canyon Rd and go to China...

You can take Loop Canyon Rd and go to China Springs Rd which will spit you on Hwy 395. Cross the highway and ride towards Carson City thru desert... There is nice hot spring on Carson River near...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-04-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 772
Views: 106,858
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Xr650r

http://sacramento.craigslist.org/mcy/1825076457.html

Looks like good replacement for my recently stolen XR600R. Too bad I have to wait till the next year (budget restrictions)...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-22-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,690
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Assault

I think I saw you guys going down Kingsbury Grade to Genoa. Without the motorcycle I was "forced" to ride road bicycles in the valley. Kinda ironic. My wife said I had very sad eyes looking at all...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-18-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,690
Posted By tahoe_sasquatch
Stolen Honda XR600R - Lake Tahoe

I keep reading this forum for at least 3 years. I always wanted to post something but never found my rides exciting enough. Well, now I need some help... My beloved Honda XR600R was stolen couple...
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