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Old 11-21-2012, 10:23 AM   #36
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Originally Posted by Bob View Post
Wow, done before I started, but thanks for the cool trip and FOOD pics!
I can never pass up an LB thread.
Hiya Bob, good to see ya!!



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Originally Posted by 2on2off View Post
You are too modest. One of these days I will ride with you but I'm not sure I could keep up with you on my 500 in the dirt. It is amazing how well you ride that 1150 off road.

For any of you beginner riders on KLR650 or similar bikes reading Larryboy's posts where he says it was easy for him, remember he is a rider with advanced skills.

His ride reports have always inspired me to follow where he has gone, but I do it on smaller and lighter bikes. To take an Adventure Bike where he goes is just amazing.

Thanks Rob, for leading the way.

I'm seriously not riding the big bike very fast, 15 mph or so on the road into the springs, XRR or 610 would be 60-70 mph, KLR 30 mph, Buell 5 mph.



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Originally Posted by SFMCjohn View Post
Hey Rob,

We got lucky with the weather and took a chance on Carson Pass/Rt 88 ... had a nice ride, but cold ... will be looking at the map to see about avoiding the passes on 395 tomorrow ...

Will be taking 155 on the way home to complete the big loop ...

See you around the campfire!
-- John A

I bet you don't feel so lucky right now.

Good luck!!

I've been shopping for heated gear, I might be getting soft.
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