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Old 01-21-2012, 10:42 PM   #2941
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I'm almost positive when I went down and explored the P***** H****, where John's pics are from, the area was signed "No Motorcycles".
Hey Todd,

I may have seen a universal-generic "no dirtbikes" stick figure sign ... I think they don't want the hillsides torn up by dirtbike tires riding off the established roads ... our license plates and street registration puts us in a small subset of registered vehicles, which I don't think are excluded from going where a jeep would go on the established roads, and aren't the bikes the "no motorcycles" signs are referring to ... but who knows? It's a gray area until they put up the universal-generic stick figure sign of a BMW GSA with a plate ... ha! Sort of like the "street registered vehicles only" signs that I've seen in Mendo around Middle Creek ...

Anyway, I'll stick to the Carrizo Plain and Los Padres NF and the open county roads in Clear Creek and Hollister Hills in the future ...

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Old 01-22-2012, 08:14 PM   #2942
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I'm almost positive when I went down and explored the Panoche Hills, where John's pics are from, the area was signed "No Motorcycles". I could be wrong though. It was almost a year ago that I was down there. I was exploring the area in my truck, shooting, and looking for pig sign... of which there was none. The area is also closed from Spring to Fall due to fire danger. (I'm sure that's got something to do with the cattle ranchers that are right next to the area.)

As a side note... If anybody here wants to go down there to shoot or pig hunt PM me. (I've been hunting at Laguna Mountain as well.)
I totally forgot you like to shoot! Next time I am in your neck of the woods I'll PM you. Markley's was packed today when I went..
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Old 01-23-2012, 07:07 PM   #2943
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Lookin for somewhere to ride this weekend?

Final reminder.

At least one FF leaving from the bay area that I know of... Several from the central valley... Should be a blast.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=745688
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Old 01-24-2012, 01:25 PM   #2944
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Final reminder.

At least one FF leaving from the bay area that I know of... Several from the central valley... Should be a blast.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=745688
Have a great trip. 3 of us from the bay area thread will be riding in ridgecrest this weekend just a few miles from you guys.

Weather looks good !
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Old 01-26-2012, 03:35 PM   #2945
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Old 01-26-2012, 07:52 PM   #2946
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Wooo hooo made it to ridgecrest !
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Old 01-26-2012, 08:03 PM   #2947
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Wooo hooo made it to ridgecrest !
Have a great trip Paul!

Raining/misting here in Auburn :(
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Old 01-26-2012, 08:16 PM   #2948
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Some SBR folk are staging out of Wagon Wheel near Ridgecrest this weekend. One or two are already there.
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Old 01-26-2012, 08:57 PM   #2949
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Wooo hooo made it to ridgecrest !
Man, yer killin me....wish it was closer. Have fun take pix.
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Old 01-27-2012, 02:07 PM   #2950
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Laugh Dakar Social ...

Hi all,

For those of us missing out on DV and Ridgecrest, the San Francisco Motorcycle Club is showing the 2012 Dakar TV coverage this Saturday, 1/28/12, 7-ish at 18th & Folsom ...

Cary is making some pulled-pork, while it lasts ...

Bit of a benefit to support ADVer Nixels' March 4th Bookreading "The Man Who Would Stop at Nothing" about long-distance world record rider John Ryan (link to ADV thread here). No Admission, tip-jar for food, contributions to Nixels' cause ...

See you around the campfire,
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:31 PM   #2951
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Hi all,

For those of us missing out on DV and Ridgecrest, the San Francisco Motorcycle Club is showing the 2012 Dakar TV coverage this Saturday, 1/28/12, 7-ish at 18th & Folsom ...

Cary is making some pulled-pork, while it lasts ...

Bit of a benefit to support ADVer Nixels' March 4th Bookreading "The Man Who Would Stop at Nothing" about long-distance world record rider John Ryan (link to ADV thread here). No Admission, tip-jar for food, contributions to Nixels' cause ...

See you around the campfire,
-- SFMCjohn
OH......I like this. Count me IN! I don't know any of you cats but I'll be there!!
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Old 01-28-2012, 11:21 AM   #2952
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OH......I like this. Count me IN! I don't know any of you cats but I'll be there!!
Hi Pcfly,

"He's one of us" is what I like to say to describe motorcycle guys to each other ... You know us, you just haven't met us ... ha.



Pulled-pork ... Yum.

See you around the campfire,
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Old 01-28-2012, 12:27 PM   #2953
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Hi Pcfly,

"He's one of us" is what I like to say to describe motorcycle guys to each other ... You know us, you just haven't met us ... ha.



Pulled-pork ... Yum.

See you around the campfire,
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Old 01-31-2012, 10:01 AM   #2954
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5 Riders Tackle RidgeCrest !

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Paul- Honda 450x (plated)
Bert- Honda 650R (Plated)
Mike-Honda 650R (Plated)
Jeff- Honda 650R (Plated)
Cain- Ktm 530 (Plated)

3 Days of riding

340 miles
300 Offroad

No flats !
nobody got hurt !

Here are the pics





Bert is always giving me shit about going to bed early.. He was racked out at 8:45pm... LOL




This rock section was super fun and a little scary. The picture does not show the entire section but its a 30 foot drop from top to bottom. Here is Bert tacking it.... Jeff the best rider in our group by far never touched a foot down and didn't even slow down... Jeff is the MAN !








Cain's KTM hit 97Mph right here... GET SOME CAIN !



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Old 01-31-2012, 10:33 AM   #2955
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