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Old 12-14-2013, 06:50 PM   #931
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RRR Inspired me to get a TeeDub

and then he inspired me this afternoon to do something crazy!
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Old 12-14-2013, 10:08 PM   #932
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and then he inspired me this afternoon to do something crazy!
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Congrats! How do you like it? One of those could be my next ride.
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Old 12-15-2013, 10:54 AM   #933
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and then he inspired me this afternoon to do something crazy!
Very inspirational Dr. Simba . . . work hard . . . save your pennies . . . buy a TeeDub . . . one of the best (and most advanced) bikes on the planet.

Snow on the roads has finally melted in St. George. One week after the storm. Very unusual. Your neighborhood looks like "real" winter. Stay safe on those neighborhood explorations. Enjoy the holidays with Mrs. Simba and your girls!
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Old 12-16-2013, 08:55 AM   #934
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Congrats! Have fun playing on that little toy. Post pics of donuts in the snow!

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Old 12-17-2013, 11:01 PM   #935
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Ride On

Hi De Ho RRR

Thanks for the ride.
Hope to catch you in the real world sometime.

'till then
Happy Trails
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Old 12-19-2013, 12:08 AM   #936
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Subscribe. Live in LV with family in StG.
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Old 12-20-2013, 12:46 AM   #937
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Utah Hill -- Snow Ride

Pics from a few days ago, about one week after our rare St. George snowstorm. Things are gradually melting, but still lots of snow in the shade.

A couple of icy patches. Old Highway #91 has a few curves along side some cliffs. No sun = ice. Good place to go slow and look for the strip of bare pavement.




Sunshine up on top, but still some snow covered hills.




Melt pattern. The big windshield of the Vulcan 900 LT is welcome protection on cold riding days.




Short section of asphalt at the start of the Joshua Tree Scenic Backway.



Good to see you, KC-10ENG and Media. Hope none of the local inmates suffered any "snow/cold" damage. Snowiest and coldest stretch of weather in St. George for decades. Bring on the sunshine!

Thanks for checkin' in. Happy Holidays to everyone.
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Old 12-20-2013, 09:47 AM   #938
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For winter time riding, I put a pair of Hippo Hands on my Valkyrie. They look a little funny, but sure nice to have warm hands:

http://www.hippohands.com/HIPPO%20HANDS.htm

Just noticed that he is retiring and selling out his existing inventory.
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Old 12-20-2013, 10:00 AM   #939
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Yep, gotta be careful on any road/trail in the shade after snow has fallen.

Looks like lots of us not letting the snow stop us. Slow us down sure, stop us no!
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Old 12-21-2013, 08:33 AM   #940
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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas all you inmates. Hoping yours is warmer than ours here in SLC. I know Dirty Johnny is chillin' in eastern Utah.

RRR ...wow hard to believe there is still that much ice and snow. Hope my pipes have not broken...if so I am in trouble.

Put on your sun-making suit and get the arm weather back for us!
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Old 12-22-2013, 10:52 PM   #941
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Merry Christmas all you inmates. Hoping yours is warmer than ours here in SLC. I know Dirty Johnny is chillin' in eastern Utah.

RRR ...wow hard to believe there is still that much ice and snow. Hope my pipes have not broken...if so I am in trouble.

Put on your sun-making suit and get the arm weather back for us!
Merry Christmas Ringokelly and to all inmates and lurkers. Been hiding out in Northern CO for a while. I hope my pipes are ok also.
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Old 12-23-2013, 01:48 PM   #942
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Merry Christmas all you inmates. Hoping yours is warmer than ours here in SLC. I know Dirty Johnny is chillin' in eastern Utah.

RRR ...wow hard to believe there is still that much ice and snow. Hope my pipes have not broken...if so I am in trouble.

Put on your sun-making suit and get the arm weather back for us!
Merry Christmas to you all from rainy NJ - an unusually warm 60 and rainy :)
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Old 12-25-2013, 06:37 AM   #943
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Merry Christmas

Be Well. May the New Year bring you and yours Peace and Prosperity.
Simba

P.S. no snow doughnuts, but I did go down at slow speed on some ice. The fat rear tire just gave out. Nothing I could do. Gear shifter bent a little but otherwise no harm.
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Old 12-25-2013, 11:31 PM   #944
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Merry Christmas everyone! Thanks for all the holiday greetings.

Just finished a Christmas party at my house with a few riding and canyoneering friends and a bunch of docs my wife works with. Good times. A few lurker buddies. StG was the only local inmate. Thought about trying to get him to dress up like an elf for the party . . . no luck. Maybe next year.

Mrs. StG is darling . . . StG married up. Just like me. Seems to be a common theme within the ADV brotherhood.
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Old 12-31-2013, 12:19 PM   #945
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Happy New Year - 2014

Brian Head. New owner has tuned up the inside of the lodge a bit. Still . . . it's no Deer Valley.




We've been out on the skis, but haven't taken the snow machines out yet. Not quite enough snow coverage yet. Too many "thin" spots on the "trails" around town. Looking forward to more snow!

Best wishes to everyone for 2014! Healthy, happy, and lots of motorcycle time!
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