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Old 06-02-2014, 04:30 AM   #4426
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Spent the weekend exploring the dirt roads in the Sweet Grass Hills of Montana. There are some outstanding routes between the Whitlash and Sweet Grass border crossings. Well worth a trip down there:

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Old 06-02-2014, 05:25 AM   #4427
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How you liking the Orange beast? Good all rounder???
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Old 06-02-2014, 06:37 AM   #4428
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How you liking the Orange beast? Good all rounder???
I've put 6,000 km on her already this season - I am loving it! It did take a bit of a reset for entry speed to the corners after coming off the Husky... turns out that even KTM can't change the laws of physics. But I feel pretty comfortable on it now. The Renazco seat and Safari tanks make it a great long-distance machine.
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Old 06-02-2014, 10:24 AM   #4429
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... turns out that even KTM can't change the laws of physics.

I nearly went off a couple cliffs in Utah and Nevada on one of them. They carry their weight into corners and it's hard to get used to.

We just did a trip up to Jasper. Went pretty well. I saw a few new 1190s, a ton of V-stroms and a few BMWs of various displacements. And even one other SMT.

I thought I had a bunch of life left in my rear tire. This trip has me down to the fibres, now. I was a little surprised. I figured the tire was good for more than 12k.

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Old 06-02-2014, 11:52 AM   #4430
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Few Pics from the first trip of the season:

Lunch on the Kootenay River:



First campsite on the oldman river



Firewood mission



Preimer Lake Campground


Somewhere out by longview

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Old 06-04-2014, 04:37 PM   #4431
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Thursday ride???

Anyone riding tomorrow???
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Old 06-04-2014, 05:50 PM   #4432
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Anyone riding tomorrow???
Not tomorrow (I wish!) but want to try McLean creek as have never been. I will certainly be interested in company when I get time to go there. Fun to see other tigers too!
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Old 06-05-2014, 02:14 PM   #4433
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Old 06-05-2014, 05:11 PM   #4434
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I hope you like mud at this time of year.

And heaving a heavy motorcycle out of said mud.
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Old 06-05-2014, 07:07 PM   #4435
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Old 06-06-2014, 09:11 PM   #4436
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A northerner is crashing your town next week Tues - Thurs and would enjoy going for a ride with someone who is familiar with your areas out to the West. I am planning on riding a 950.
Any thoughts would be great.
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Old 06-06-2014, 09:17 PM   #4437
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I hope you like mud at this time of year.
Hehe. I like mud but only if I can get through it first attempt!
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Old 06-08-2014, 06:27 AM   #4438
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I have to work but you may want to check out this thread for tracks: http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=887638

There is sure to be something that you would enjoy.
That is great! That should be a good afternoon! The offer or request still stands if anyone can join!
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Old 06-08-2014, 01:37 PM   #4439
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A northerner is crashing your town next week Tues - Thurs and would enjoy going for a ride with someone who is familiar with your areas out to the West. I am planning on riding a 950.
Any thoughts would be great.
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I should be around for a little ride.
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Old 06-09-2014, 07:31 AM   #4440
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Ran Grid road hell so that we could explore around Wayne and East Coulee.












That looks like a cool place to ride.


Sent from my electronic ball and chain. Not difficult, but looks like an interesting area.

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