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Old 10-08-2013, 11:00 AM   #20596
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Northern UT USFS routes in Google Earth

There's still a bit of riding to do in the mountains. Take a look at this google earth file if you want all routes in NUT...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...0Routes%21.kmz
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:22 PM   #20597
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Any way I could beg a GPX file off of you for that trip?
Send me your email via PM
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Old 10-08-2013, 07:00 PM   #20598
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Send me your email via PM
Done.




My bathroom is more complete, but I still wish I had scraped up some dough to go down with you all. Ah, well. Another time.
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Old 10-08-2013, 07:56 PM   #20599
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blood oath?

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Done.




My bathroom is more complete, but I still wish I had scraped up some dough to go down with you all. Ah, well. Another time.

we'd hike into super cool places as boy scouts and make you sign in blood if you want the beta... signing in blood meant that you had to prick your finger with a pin and put your fingerprint on a nondisclosure contract stating that you won't reveal said awesomeness without the blessing of the givers.

Did H-man give the secret gpx handshake?!! Blood is required. we skinned harcus alive just a bit on his arm. You dont share that stuff once you're in the circle. this IS utah bro. We own you if you want the goods.

Tough deal... steaks may help.
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Old 10-08-2013, 08:51 PM   #20600
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we'd hike into super cool places as boy scouts and make you sign in blood if you want the beta... signing in blood meant that you had to prick your finger with a pin and put your fingerprint on a nondisclosure contract stating that you won't reveal said awesomeness without the blessing of the givers.

Did H-man give the secret gpx handshake?!! Blood is required. we skinned harcus alive just a bit on his arm. You dont share that stuff once you're in the circle. this IS utah bro. We own you if you want the goods.

Tough deal... steaks may help.
WTF.
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Old 10-08-2013, 08:55 PM   #20601
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WTF.
.........you weren't a boy scout?
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Old 10-09-2013, 08:24 AM   #20602
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.........you weren't a boy scout?
I think I was sober during my Boy Scout days.
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Old 10-09-2013, 08:40 AM   #20603
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Anyone bored in South Jordan today? I'm stuck hanging around while the bike gets serviced.
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Old 10-09-2013, 09:13 AM   #20604
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I think I was sober during my Boy Scout days.
Sober is no way to go through life son......
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Old 10-09-2013, 05:30 PM   #20605
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Anyone bored in South Jordan today? I'm stuck hanging around while the bike gets serviced.
South Jordan is hardly a cure for boredom.
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Old 10-10-2013, 06:30 AM   #20606
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By now, most of us have signed our GPS units with blood I would think.
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Old 10-11-2013, 12:09 PM   #20607
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Day Ride in Moab Next Weekend (18th or 19th)

I am heading Moab next Friday / Saturday (Thurs a Possibility) with Family for School Break. Plan on bringing Bike in Trailer to get a Ride in Friday / Sat or Both if anyone is up for a ride.

Nothing to Gnarly, Kane Creek or Gemini Bridges were on my mind as I have not done these runs before. Open to Ideas too.
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Old 10-11-2013, 06:41 PM   #20608
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And then... someone stole the GPS off my bike.
Dangit, I thought I was safe here.
Next I will have to start taking the key out of my bike.
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Old 10-14-2013, 10:52 AM   #20609
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Loud pipes save lives?

I've got a buddy with LOUD akarapovic (sp?) pipes on his VStrom 1000 w/ the power commander etc, and I may pick up the bigger strom, but I'd need to quiet that thing down.

Does anyone know those pipes well? Can you get (most of) the power without the noise?

My wee-strom is on KSL for $3500 if you're interested.
http://www.ksl.com/?nid=218&ad=27227...arch=&ad_cid=9
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Old 10-14-2013, 06:47 PM   #20610
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I've got a buddy with LOUD akarapovic (sp?) pipes on his VStrom 1000 w/ the power commander etc, and I may pick up the bigger strom, but I'd need to quiet that thing down.

Does anyone know those pipes well? Can you get (most of) the power without the noise?

My wee-strom is on KSL for $3500 if you're interested.
http://www.ksl.com/?nid=218&ad=27227...arch=&ad_cid=9
The PO may have removed the inserts on the outlet end making it a bigger outlet & thus more noisy. You need to find replacements. Maybe an Akro dealer could help, who knows.
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