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Old 11-20-2013, 02:33 PM   #20581
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We've ridden Cherry Cr area every month of the year, maybe not all in the same year.
I'm sure I should know already, but where is Cherry Creek?
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Old 11-20-2013, 02:45 PM   #20582
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I'm sure I should know already, but where is Cherry Creek?
West of Eureka.
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Old 11-20-2013, 03:42 PM   #20583
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I'm sure I should know already, but where is Cherry Creek?
North of little sahara

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Old 11-22-2013, 07:49 AM   #20584
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hmmm

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Old 11-22-2013, 08:43 AM   #20585
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I wonder if it vibrates?
Are you thinking ADV Christmas gifts???
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Old 11-22-2013, 09:14 PM   #20586
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Eh? Fascinating

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Fascinating

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFods1KSWsQ
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Old 11-23-2013, 08:51 AM   #20587
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Sunday Dirt!

It will be a fascinating ride tomorrow... Dirt bike from Stockton anyone?
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Old 11-23-2013, 10:32 AM   #20588
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And they list a blog that is developing a moto version : http://www.hammerhead.io/blogs/news/...or-motorcycles
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Old 11-23-2013, 04:41 PM   #20589
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No Stocky

Stockton is snowed in, at least it appears that way from the LHM MotoSportPark go kart track. Wow. drifting on go karts is FUN!

assessing a different ride than stocky tomorrow.... forecast is favoring the knolls...
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Old 11-23-2013, 05:28 PM   #20590
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Puke

Rallied to the Swell hoping for a few days riding before the winter job kicks in. Despite the weather forecast I was optimistic I could find a thing or two to ride...

Got in later than expected last night but did a quick road ride to scout things... haven't installed headlight on the MXC yet.. possibly a mistake





The old railroad cut seemed like a decent option, amazing to think those poor bastards cut this by hand only to have it abandoned in favor of the northern route along the book cliffs.

As dark set in, had a proper fire with proper refreshment, the server was a bit crusty tho



Woke up this AM to a half inch or less of new snow and not too cold, so I enjoyed a fire while I came up with a new way to make coffee when the press is back on the work bench..





Had big plans, took off for a ride and bike the clutch was acting weird, then it wasn't working at all...reservoir had drained itself over night...Then while I was sorting out the O-ring that had failed the snow came



Lacking a syringe to properly bleed it and make it work right, I bailed, maybe a good choice given the exit conditions...



What little riding i did do was super tacky and fast...dammit maybe next year - I also got first hand experience with the less than gnarly KTM kickstand
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Old 11-24-2013, 08:06 AM   #20591
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5 mile ?

I'm headed to 5 mile.... leaving SLC about 10. PM if you want to come along!
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Old 11-24-2013, 11:33 PM   #20592
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Pretty good video that is a tribute to Kurt Caselli.

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Old 11-25-2013, 12:48 PM   #20593
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Utard Inmates Sub for Santa

Any of you inmates want to get together and pitch in to make a kids Christmas in SLC? Maybe deliver it on the bikes if weather permitting.
It shouldn't be hard to find a needy family right now! PM me if interested and we can figure it all out.

What kid won't want this under the tree?
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Old 11-25-2013, 03:01 PM   #20594
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How-dee. I'm going to drive out to 5 MP tomorrow for a little expression period and have a spare spot on the trailer if anyone would like to join me. I don't get rolling too early in the morning but may try to bust out of Summit Park as early as 10 AM.
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Old 11-25-2013, 03:04 PM   #20595
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Any of you inmates want to get together and pitch in to make a kids Christmas in SLC? Maybe deliver it on the bikes if weather permitting.
It shouldn't be hard to find a needy family right now! PM me if interested and we can figure it all out.

What kid won't want this under the tree?

Could we get them something a little less breakable?
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