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Old 07-30-2011, 06:15 PM   #11716
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well, looks like everyone else is out again this weekend. anyone of you guys want to ride? i will be on my old honda so i promise not to go too fast. i can lead an awesome 60-80 loop in the torts with a great mix of single, 2-track, and wash. not a beginner ride, but anyone with some skill can do it slowly. lot's of speed is were it get fun though. let me know as soon as possible.

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What time are you heading out? I am not very fast and on a LC4e, not sure if this would be a good ride for that or not. I seem to do Ok with some technical stuff.
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Old 07-31-2011, 06:32 AM   #11717
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Old 07-31-2011, 05:13 PM   #11718
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FastPhil invited a group of us to ride with him up in Flagstaff this weekend...holy cow, we need to take our group up there for a camping/riding trip...absolutely gorgeous and cool to boot.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...6#post16522956
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Old 07-31-2011, 05:24 PM   #11719
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Those are some amazing pictures. Looks like some nice riding up there. I am going to be working in Vail Aug, 15th -Sept 15th and I am going to bring the KTM up with me. I may need some trail sugestions.
PM me when you are in the region.





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Hey jsonder,
I have a lot of respect for the CRF230. I chase this one around the mountains all summer long!




They work great in steep mountain terrain where a side stand is worthless like today's ride.





OOHHH SHIT.... Where is he going now!!

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Old 08-03-2011, 08:11 PM   #11720
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A 2 week trip to Utah and Colorado.

Utah is really dirt bike friendly - Colorado a little less so.


A view from the Boulder Mnts in central Utah.







Above Capital Reef National park:






Capital Reef:






heading down:










Riding through the park.







On to Colorado - near Ericson Springs:







On the way to Crested Butte





A lake on the way:








An example of the road;







A great 2 weeks pf camping and Motorcycle touring.
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Old 08-03-2011, 09:30 PM   #11721
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A 2 week trip to Utah and Colorado.

Utah is really dirt bike friendly - Colorado a little less so.


A great 2 weeks pf camping and Motorcycle touring.
Nice! I see you got the wife out riding!


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Old 08-05-2011, 12:56 PM   #11722
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anyone riding this weekend?
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Old 08-05-2011, 02:10 PM   #11723
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anyone riding this weekend?
Maybe up for a ride - strange carb problem I need to solve first.
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Old 08-05-2011, 02:18 PM   #11724
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Old 08-05-2011, 04:49 PM   #11725
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FastPhil invited a group of us to ride with him up in Flagstaff this weekend...holy cow, we need to take our group up there for a camping/riding trip...absolutely gorgeous and cool to boot.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthrea...6#post16522956
Where abouts in Flagstaff - thinking of taking a camping trip there in early October. Any good tracks? I am aware of nightstalkers web page - did you ride some of his trails?
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Old 08-05-2011, 05:54 PM   #11726
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Yes, go to the Wing Mountain recreaction area. Lot's of single track in the woods. Propbably be chilly there come October.
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Old 08-05-2011, 05:56 PM   #11727
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anyone riding this weekend?


I want to ride. Wouldn't mind trying to climb "Cathy's Hill" over at Reddington. I have yet to make it to the top.
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Old 08-05-2011, 07:16 PM   #11728
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anyone riding this weekend?
Yup. Big bike ride in the morning. Ruby road (assuming it isn't a freekin mud-fest), breakfast in Arivaca, maybe up Kitt Peak . . . anyone wanna tag along?
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Old 08-05-2011, 07:37 PM   #11729
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Old 08-05-2011, 07:46 PM   #11730
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