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Old 08-14-2013, 07:16 AM   #2476
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I might go to that ride. Not sure which bike, 950SE probably.

You hauling the bikes down?
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Old 08-14-2013, 02:21 PM   #2477
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Yes, we're going to St Joe State Park for a week. So I'll be leaving from there to start the ride. We'll haul the toys down.
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Old 08-18-2013, 01:23 PM   #2478
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Saturday Moonshine Ride

Some nice looking cars showed up















VFRpilot at a water crossing







VFRpilot in the weeds. At one time there was a road here



Another view of that road





Even Gary wouldn't attempt this water crossing







Gary made me go first on this one

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Old 08-18-2013, 04:46 PM   #2479
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Saturday's ride

I saw a lot of dust Saturday







Then William saw this and started to negotiate a deal. He said that at his advanced age, he needed an extra wheel on the ground.



We found some decent roads







Nice hat!







It held William, so I went ahead and crossed



Ice cream at the Dairy Queen at the end of the ride topped it off nicely
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Old 08-22-2013, 08:14 PM   #2480
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Dammit, where do you guys find these roads? Guess if I actually rode a little more I might find some more of this stuff. Did ride some pretty cool roads with Bigbore a week or so ago. Thanks John.
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Old 08-22-2013, 08:17 PM   #2481
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VFR, the Route-master, Zen-master of dirt roads. And his drinking buddy Will.I.am43. They know where the good shit is.
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Old 08-23-2013, 07:12 AM   #2482
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BB, If you need to dig a trench, I have a set of Dunlop 908RR take offs with 0 miles. Then you could run cable or what ever to your new home!

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Old 08-23-2013, 09:16 AM   #2483
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Dammit, where do you guys find these roads? Guess if I actually rode a little more I might find some more of this stuff. Did ride some pretty cool roads with Bigbore a week or so ago. Thanks John.
MapSource, they are all lurking in there.
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Old 08-23-2013, 12:42 PM   #2484
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So I brought some ADVrider history home with me last week.





Went and tried to check out the bridge on the spoon "river" (
40.220457, -88.019302 ) as it was nearby, but couldn't get over there because A) the crops were up, B) the dropoff into the "river" was intense if you messed it up in the shoulder-high grass and C) it was 2am haha.

So, my roommate and I decided to check out some windmills up close.




This bike sure does love to blast down gravel roads.

I'll be taking it up to the chicago area this evening for a weddin' and hitting the Kane Country Rustic Roads Ride (http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-dual-s...nts/135962392/) as a shakedown for the old girl.
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Old 08-23-2013, 12:52 PM   #2485
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So I brought some ADVrider history home with me last week.



Needs more tie downs.

Great looking bike.
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Old 08-30-2013, 12:58 AM   #2486
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Quite the upgrade Gamequeazy.
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Old 08-30-2013, 09:46 AM   #2487
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So, my roommate and I decided to check out some windmills up close.


I'm the roommate. I've been on (and off of) motorcycles since I was about 10. I just picked up a 1991 DR350S, and I'm loving it.







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Old 08-30-2013, 09:55 AM   #2488
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You forgot the to post the best ones mellephants :)











Man, dualsporting is really tiring! Better lay down!



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Old 08-30-2013, 09:59 AM   #2489
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Haha, that gravel looks cozy, I guess I see why you took so many naps.
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Old 08-31-2013, 12:41 PM   #2490
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I don't think you should be wheelying that DR350. That can't be good for it.
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