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Old 02-24-2013, 05:00 AM   #26866
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I have a friend who lives in Moab and takes incredible pics of that area. May try to get out there and dual sport a bit.
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Old 02-25-2013, 09:28 AM   #26867
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who's heading to this http://sandblastrally.linaracing.com/2013/ this weekend?
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Old 02-25-2013, 10:09 AM   #26868
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Was clinging to an anchor chain a thousand feet above the floor when we came up on an 80 year old woman. The trail is named Angel's Landing; it's a fin of sandstone sheer on both sides.

Zion NP is awesome!

The Angel's Landing hike is a must do!






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Old 02-25-2013, 10:23 AM   #26869
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So I went to visit a guy named Tommy who lives in Cartersville today, and low and behold, this thing made it's way into my garage.

Great looking bike Fireman!! I found this video of a bike like yours a while back. Are you going to ride it like this? (Skip to 8:50 minutes. The story is corny, but the riding is incredible.)

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Old 02-25-2013, 02:23 PM   #26870
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Damn! What bike is the bike whore riding out west?
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So I went to visit a guy named Tommy who lives in Cartersville today, and low and behold, this thing made it's way into my garage.

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Old 02-25-2013, 02:51 PM   #26871
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Damn! What bike is the bike whore riding out west?
Canceled the trip.
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:00 PM   #26872
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The Angel's Landing hike is a must do!
Thanks for the trip down memory lane - took an inspired flip through the summer's road trip pics - spent 10 weeks seeing the west - want to do it d/s style now but no time allowed

Said chain with rv's in the distance.

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Old 02-25-2013, 06:13 PM   #26873
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Bummer, Now ride it like you stole it, and let me know how you like it.
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Canceled the trip.
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:32 PM   #26874
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Just wanted to share

I'm picking up my new to me 690ER tomorrow. It's this one....pretty pumped.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=860069
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:36 PM   #26875
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Damn, that's a haul, but what a sweet ride.
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I'm picking up my new to me 690ER tomorrow. It's this one....pretty pumped.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=860069
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:37 PM   #26876
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...took an inspired flip through the summer's road trip pics - spent 10 weeks seeing the west ...

How in the world do you guys get away for multiple WEEKS to see these Amazing Places

As mentioned "Flip Trip" is all I can do
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Old 02-26-2013, 05:41 AM   #26877
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How in the world do you guys get away for multiple WEEKS
That was a long time ago - 25yrs this summer. Was just a kid with nothing to look after. I had been back packing our region and was interested in going west. Worked two jobs stashing every cent then lived on the cheap tenting with exception of some family, friends and a couple of travelers me along the way.

Would be much harder to do now.
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Old 02-26-2013, 05:45 AM   #26878
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I'm picking up my new to me 690ER tomorrow. It's this one....pretty pumped.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=860069
Hawt!


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Old 02-26-2013, 08:23 AM   #26879
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I'm picking up my new to me 690ER tomorrow. It's this one....pretty pumped.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=860069
Wow nice bike! It even has the Vortex ECU. I would be most interested how she runs with this.
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Old 02-26-2013, 10:41 AM   #26880
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Zion NP is awesome!

The Angel's Landing hike is a must do!



Yep.

Scroll down to about mid-page here: http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...=800732&page=5

Went last summer during an extended road-trip


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