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Old 06-17-2013, 05:28 AM   #76
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Flew from Maui to Big Island this weekend and rented some great bikes from Jason at www.hiadv.com
Met up with Speedmonkey on Saturday and we all did a ride from Kona to Waipio Valley. Took some fun back road trails on Mud Road and had a blast!

Next time Id love to ride Mana Rd and explore the Hilo side a bit. Always fun exploring new territory




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Old 06-17-2013, 02:31 PM   #77
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I saw you guys as you rode through Kamuela! That was me on my friends white BMW R100GS turning into Ace Hardware. I went up to the R-1 road after that:
Haha crazy, I remember seeing you and thinking "That is a weird looking BMW" ;)
You should flagged us down, we had a good ride!
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Old 06-17-2013, 04:34 PM   #78
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Haha crazy, I remember seeing you and thinking "That is a weird looking BMW" ;)
You should flagged us down, we had a good ride!
Yeah, I figured you were some adventure riders, but I was on a mission... Maybe next time? Give me an email if you're headed this way; forever-endeavor(at)hotmail.com
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Old 06-17-2013, 07:01 PM   #79
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I saw you guys as you rode through Kamuela! That was me on my friends white BMW R100GS turning into Ace Hardware. I went up to the R-1 road after that:
Hey ya, I was on the KLX250 and did a double take at that cool old Beemer! How was R1 on that beast? I'll let ya know next time we're out hopefully you can join.
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Old 06-17-2013, 07:22 PM   #80
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Flew from Maui to Big Island this weekend and rented some great bikes from Jason at www.hiadv.com
Met up with Speedmonkey on Saturday and we all did a ride from Kona to Waipio Valley. Took some fun back road trails on Mud Road and had a blast!

Next time Id love to ride Mana Rd and explore the Hilo side a bit. Always fun exploring new territory




Hey Mendo, yeah it was fun meeting and riding with you guys! Great day and those cliffs we found and the road in Waipio you showed us were just icing on the cake. You guys definitely have to check out Mana road and Skyline road when you ce back. Here is the one shot I got.





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Old 07-14-2013, 01:50 PM   #81
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Old 07-15-2013, 01:13 PM   #82
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Woohoo you guys got your klrs! :
I bet the orange one is faster! Nice pictures.

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Old 07-20-2013, 11:01 AM   #83
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Luapahoehoe Point, ya? Great spot, I always stop there when on the east side.
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Luapahoehoe Point, ya? Great spot, I always stop there when on the east side.
Yep ! Check out the Hakalau Gulch park next time you're in the area. They've fixed it up real nice. Took a ride up Mauna Kea today. Beautiful clear skies with the usual afternoon clouds.

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I was on vacation in Maui the end of June. We had gone up to the summit of Haleakala in a car to watch the sunset and supermoon rise. I was really looking forward to making the trip up again when I rented a bike for the day. My brother-in-law rented an Electra Glide and I got a V-Strom. I also rented a GoPro to try to record some of the fun. Unfortunately that was the only day in the 14 I was there that it really rained. We rode out the road toward Hana a while. It was dry there, so we decided to try to get up Haleakala and get above the clouds where it looked clear. We headed up in a light shower and by the time we got up into the switchbacks it was pouring, though the road was still pretty fun. When we got up around 4,000 feet visibility was so bad we gave up and turned back.

I ended up going out to Kahakuloa Village the morning before I returned the bike in Kaanapali, that was a lot of fun. I put 250 miles on the bike in 24 hours, though.

The humidity fogged the GoPro lens some, but I got some good photos and video, I'll see if I find anything good to post.

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Took a ride up Mauna Loa yesterday. Beautiful clear skies in the morning, with the usual clouds in the afternoon.
Really an awesome day! Back home after a great day in the dirt.



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Old 08-02-2013, 11:52 AM   #88
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Here's a spot we get to ride every couple of months on Invitation:








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You'll forgive me for putting Coppertone on my forehead while I view all these. Smells even more realistic
hiADV saw you on YT (and sub'd) and thought, oh yea! Next time it's Waipio and Papakolea on 2 wheels!
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