The XT225/250 is an ideal bike for here in the mountains of WNC. No high speeds reguired.
My copy of MCN should be arriving in a day or two. I hope it's a full review of the TU250X and not a shorty like Cycle Worlds.
Any active forums for the TU that I can lurk?
Vince @ SWFL or WNC
2001 Kawasaki W650
2012 Ural Yamal
2012 Dong Fang DF250RTB