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Old 05-26-2013, 07:21 PM   #5986
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bumper stickers are signs too!

and yes motorcycles are everywhere...and they are watching you from the back of a truck...

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Old 05-26-2013, 08:52 PM   #5987
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That sneaky little bastid.
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Old 05-27-2013, 08:20 AM   #5988
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If you go through Alma, really watch your speed. The local LEO is an asshat, for sure. A few years ago, I was heading north on CO 9 with Frisco in my sights. The speed limit went from 65 down to 25. I saw the cop and slowed to 5 mph under the posted speed. He followed me all the way through town, tailgating me the whole time. I stopped as I neared the city limit, giving a proper signal, and he stopped, too. I dismounted, walked back to the cruiser and asked if there was a problem. The cop said, "No." I asked why he was tailgating me and he rolled the window up. I mounted up and left Alma with the LEO following me even closer.

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I have ridden through Alma about 10 times and there has always been a cop parked radaring or has cars puled over.
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Old 05-27-2013, 10:10 AM   #5989
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I have ridden through Alma about 10 times and there has always been a cop parked radaring or has cars puled over.
I just went through your Dempster,Dalton,Denali trip and the links to other rides you have done,very good stuff,I would recommend people use your link and read and enjoy,your a good guy that's done some neat stuff with good people!Thanks for the real reality show!
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Old 05-27-2013, 01:08 PM   #5990
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and otter warning
thats cool....
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Old 05-27-2013, 02:12 PM   #5991
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Old 05-27-2013, 06:13 PM   #5992
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thats cool....
Now if that sign had said udder warning, well I would have made sure that I would watch-out for any major mammaries in my way.

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Old 05-27-2013, 06:42 PM   #5993
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Seen on my trip thru Sweden this May
and otter warning
A warning that should be heeded. I hit one on my GS once near the ID/NV border. When they are running across a road they are long to take up most of a lane, and they are so muscular it's like hitting a log. I did a flying W down the road and wobbled, painfully, to a stop. The otter made it to the creek, I don't know who got the worst of the encounter.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:57 PM   #5994
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They will always make it to the otter side

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Old 05-28-2013, 06:50 AM   #5995
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These little critters take a bit longer to get to the other side.



Road 22 between Osoyoos and Oliver BC
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Old 05-28-2013, 11:06 AM   #5996
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Probably should read "Tortoise Crossing."
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Old 05-29-2013, 10:42 PM   #5997
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Old 06-01-2013, 01:22 PM   #5998
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East Side Sierras

[IMG] Sierra East Side Moto Trip by smallcamerajournal, on Flickr[/IMG]
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Old 06-01-2013, 04:11 PM   #5999
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Probably should read "Tortoise Crossing."
They are Western Painted Turtles.

http://www.bcreptiles.ca/turtles/westernpaint.htm
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Old 06-01-2013, 10:22 PM   #6000
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Not actually a road sign but a warning painted on the trunk of a gum tree on the road from Turon Gates to Sofala NSW Australia a few years ago. I reckon the sign said it all about that road.

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