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Old 09-24-2010, 07:17 AM   #8146
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Mississippi Enduro 10 Oct.

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They are considering cancelling the Oct 10, Enduro in MS for lack of rider turn out. They are asking for pre-entries ASAP to help pay required insurance before time etc.

If you are going to ride I would ask you to pre-enter. Saves you $10 and gets club boost. R bin, Pheadrus?

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Vic, I was thinking of doing that one, since it is supposed to get much cooler starting next week--not sure how long it will last. Got to redeem myself and figger out if I wanna partake in these or not. I got some other hurdles to overcome, but I might send in for the entry JIC... thanks for the heads up!
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Old 09-24-2010, 09:23 AM   #8147
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Old 09-24-2010, 12:13 PM   #8148
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Thanks for sharing your ride.

Looking at the vid I might suggest a really good pair of Bark Busters! They are a must when riding tighter trails like we do.
Looking forward to riding with you.
Bark busters should be show up in the mail any day now. Next day mail = 4 or 5 days in Bama :(
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Old 09-24-2010, 01:19 PM   #8149
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More photos from our trip



Near Deals Gap - NCHillbilly and my freind Eddie



My favorite spot just south of Fraklin, NC on hwy 64


Woody Gap Georgia - Beautiful!



Tree of Shame at Deals Gap



near Tellico Plains, TN


Eddie talks to a sportbike rider in full leathers about rqacing up the mountain.


Deals Gap - Hundreds of bikes (and on a Monday yet)!


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Old 09-24-2010, 02:31 PM   #8150
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ridin' this weekend...

It may be too soon to ask but who's planning on offroad riding in the Navarre/Pensacola/FWB area this weekend??
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Old 09-24-2010, 02:45 PM   #8151
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It may be too soon to ask but who's planning on offroad riding in the Navarre/Pensacola/FWB area this weekend??
you know i want to!! especially after this rain! who else? how about it Froth?
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Old 09-24-2010, 03:37 PM   #8152
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I know the feelling...my VOR has an aluminium oil nut ..stipped it the first time , I always used a pair of vise grips to get the first break ..even filed my own edges till i just gave up on trying to "save " the stupid thing so it's round ..big deal ...vise grip off vise grip on . I love the supermoto , downshift twice n slide ! loades of fun and there aint a straight section of road here for more than 100 yards . I do have to keep reminding myself that because of the small frnt wheel the rocks offroad are alot closer to the forks though as I've jammed up on stuff normally I'd ride over . Looks like yu'll r hav'n a good time back there , I do miss the trees n tight rabbit trail of the forest ..Damn ancient greeks cut all their trees down for boats to fight the romans only to burn them up in the water , old navy method I guess!
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Old 09-24-2010, 03:44 PM   #8153
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you know i want to!! especially after this rain! who else? how about it Froth?
Hasn't rained here yet! Bring it!! Sunday is supposed to have the best chance of showers by a slim margin.

At the moment I am good with either day. Have to be done by 11-ish on Sunday.
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Old 09-24-2010, 04:24 PM   #8154
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Hasn't rained here yet! Bring it!! Sunday is supposed to have the best chance of showers by a slim margin.

At the moment I am good with either day. Have to be done by 11-ish on Sunday.
that figures...been pooring in good old Crestview for hours......i will do either day as well.....11ish is cool with me!
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Old 09-24-2010, 06:14 PM   #8155
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i'll be going out tomarrow to ride in navarre, it;s rained here so the dust won't be much of a factor. if any takers let me know and we'll come up with a eta.
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Old 09-24-2010, 06:38 PM   #8156
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i'll be going out tomarrow to ride in navarre, it;s rained here so the dust won't be much of a factor. if any takers let me know and we'll come up with a eta.
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FBM...what does ride navarre mean? where do you meet for that? is it range, or just some trails?
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Old 09-24-2010, 06:54 PM   #8157
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navarre

when i said ride navarre i was talking about riding eglin/the range pretty much where we rode last week only starting out from the power station at the south end of hwy87 down close to the atv trail we rode.
it's about 9mi. south of the place we parked last week
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Old 09-24-2010, 07:01 PM   #8158
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when i said ride navarre i was talking about riding eglin/the range pretty much where we rode last week only starting out from the power station at the south end of hwy87 down close to the atv trail we rode.
it's about 9mi. south of the place we parked last week
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ok..im in...power station is right off 87? how early are you thinking?
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Old 09-24-2010, 07:06 PM   #8159
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do you have a google map or a 8 digit grid to that meet place
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Old 09-24-2010, 07:21 PM   #8160
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i'll be going out tomarrow to ride in navarre, it;s rained here so the dust won't be much of a factor. if any takers let me know and we'll come up with a eta.
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Ok guy if you get bored and want to check some milage for me here is the first section of Route sheet. I have guesses in some of miles but need an accurate milage at each point. The actual route sheet is easier to follow.

this assumes you start at the landing and reset at top of 87 then head south. I use Jeep Road (JR) for what we call a trail. RR is Red Road etc.

Mile Action Comment
1 0 Left on to 87 Heading South
2 0.8 Left on Jeep Road Twistie
3 2 Right of RedRoad Easy Ride
4 2.6 L on JR Twistie
5 5 Reset to 0 at RR 211
then go straight Big Red Road intersection
6 0.4 Bear Right on JR 732 Easy Ride
7 R on 213 (short) RR
8 L on 762 Straight JT
9 R on JR (no name) super twistie
10 R on JR 724
11 L on JR
12 Straight Cross 710
13 Stop at Mystery Canyon Photo Opp
14 Left on Powerline Reset to 0 miles
End Section 1

Section 1 is a straight shot to get us south to powerline and still get a feel for the area with two good twisties and the mystery canyon. Sould be about 10 miles in all.

Section 2 would start at Powerline and head East until it intersects 255. We will need to check out this section since I have only been down it twice. The is a bad water crossing in first few miles that could cause trouble.

We will worry about that later.

My idea is to have BFM and Woods Rider be trail boss for this
Sectoins 1 and 2. I will take 3 and 4 since there are around Timberlake and was hoping Mug would take 5 and 6 which is middle of EG and on way back by helos and tank.

Since I aint riddin tomorrow I am planning to ride.

Yall have fun and be safe.
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