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Old 08-16-2013, 10:54 PM   #31
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Four of us leave on Sept. 1st from Washington. Has anybody rode the route recently? Any rerouting issues we should know about? How many days is it taking normally? Lots of questions.....I'm wondering why this isn't a more popular thread? Did everyone skip Utah and go straight to Colorado?

Hey, 5 of us are leaving from PDX on 8/30 and dropping our tow rig off just north of Bear Lake then continue onto the southern start point via freeway and then hitting it from the South start on 9/1. The group has some lower clearance bikes in it and we will most likely choose to avoid Lockhart basin and the harder routes.

Hope to see you on the route. Look for a group with big guy on an older lucifer red Tiger 955 and a bright yellow Buell.
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Old 08-18-2013, 10:28 AM   #32
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Where are you leaving the tow rig.....

We've considered towing to the start to save tires...I'm curious where you plan to leave the rig? That would save us 1700 miles of highway riding on knobbies! We'll be 4 big KTM's, 2 -Black and 2-Orange. I'll keep a lookout for you.


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Hey, 5 of us are leaving from PDX on 8/30 and dropping our tow rig off just north of Bear Lake then continue onto the southern start point via freeway and then hitting it from the South start on 9/1. The group has some lower clearance bikes in it and we will most likely choose to avoid Lockhart basin and the harder routes.

Hope to see you on the route. Look for a group with big guy on an older lucifer red Tiger 955 and a bright yellow Buell.
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Old 08-18-2013, 08:59 PM   #33
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We've considered towing to the start to save tires...I'm curious where you plan to leave the rig? That would save us 1700 miles of highway riding on knobbies! We'll be 4 big KTM's, 2 -Black and 2-Orange. I'll keep a lookout for you.

We lucked out and one of our groups' sister in law has a dude ranch in Lava Hot Springs Idaho. We couldn't not take the offer.
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Old 08-21-2013, 08:00 PM   #34
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Rent a small uhaul and drive to the Southern boarder... Just dont tell them you're hauling bikes. .. Something about the fuel they dont like.
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Old 08-22-2013, 06:40 AM   #35
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GPS downloads....North to South?

Does anyone know if the GPS tracks have been done in the North to South version for the UTBDR? We need them relatively quick.
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Old 08-22-2013, 10:14 AM   #36
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Does anyone know if the GPS tracks have been done in the North to South version for the UTBDR? We need them relatively quick.
Just load the tracks into Basecamp and invert them.
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