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Old 05-07-2014, 06:52 PM   #4636
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We had a couple of adventure bikes with 80/20 tires ... No problem ...
This was a nice 90,000 mile GSA ...

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Hi John! What a fun day. Thanks again to the SFMC for their warm welcome and support on the trails, it was my first time there, and it was a blast to ride with you guys.
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Old 05-08-2014, 04:48 PM   #4637
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Great Pics John.... Another great Mendo Rally! Great seeing you again
Hi Just Paul,

Great to see you and Jill back on a bike ... congrats on the wedding!

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Hi John! What a fun day. Thanks again to the SFMC for their warm welcome and support on the trails, it was my first time there, and it was a blast to ride with you guys.
Haha, hey cxwing!

Super-fun meeting and riding with you at Hollister, and lots of fun riding around Hollister with some big bikes ... your cool GSA, and a new 800GS ... quite a diverse group of bikes with the Murphy's KTMs and my KLR!

There will be a bunch of the same guys at Hollister on May 17-18th for the rescheduled Wild Piglet Family Enduro on Saturday ... be a handful of guys there to run the Family Enduro, and some guys to sit around the campfire, anyway ...

I'll be up in Stonyford on 5/16-18 for the Sheetiron and in Deer Valley near lake Pillsbury on 5/28- 6/1 for the Funduro ...

You'd be welcome at any of these events ...

Hope to see you again, soon!
-- SFMCjohn
PS: wow, that's a seriously early ADV join date ...
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Old 05-09-2014, 01:08 PM   #4638
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Super-fun meeting and riding with you at Hollister, and lots of fun riding around Hollister with some big bikes ... your cool GSA, and a new 800GS ... quite a diverse group of bikes with the Murphy's KTMs and my KLR!
Man, you were flying on your KLR. The first time you passed me, I just looked to the side and remember looking down at your wheels and noticed THEY WERE BOTH IN THE AIR
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Old 05-11-2014, 08:43 AM   #4639
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I dunno, that part of 175 looks pretty sweet...

I have never checked it out. Now I have 2 roads to explore there... Thanks John!

JG
Hi L2RT,

Fun part of the world, for sure ... have fun exploring!

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Man, you were flying on your KLR. The first time you passed me, I just looked to the side and remember looking down at your wheels and noticed THEY WERE BOTH IN THE AIR
Hey cxwing,

Haha ... I was cheating ... it was my knobby tires!

Here's another pic from that day at Hollister Hills OHV Park:


What a fun day that was ...

see you at the Sheetiron or Funduro!
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Old 05-11-2014, 03:17 PM   #4640
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local airport parking

Hi all, sorry if this is the wrong thread but since you are locals and all, i'm looking for parking near san jose or SFO airports for a couple of big adv bikes for 2 weeks starting labor day and picking up early JUne. Anything cover would work, long term airport parking if safe?
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Old 05-11-2014, 05:30 PM   #4641
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Hi all, sorry if this is the wrong thread but since you are locals and all, i'm looking for parking near san jose or SFO airports for a couple of big adv bikes for 2 weeks starting labor day and picking up early JUne. Anything cover would work, long term airport parking if safe?
thanks in advance
I wouldn't see it as a problem as long as luggage and everything is off. Bring a really big lock and just tie all the bikes together.. that's what i would do.
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Old 05-11-2014, 05:43 PM   #4642
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Hi all, sorry if this is the wrong thread but since you are locals and all, i'm looking for parking near san jose or SFO airports for a couple of big adv bikes for 2 weeks starting labor day and picking up early JUne. Anything cover would work, long term airport parking if safe?
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Old 05-12-2014, 08:16 AM   #4643
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Hi all, sorry if this is the wrong thread but since you are locals and all, i'm looking for parking near san jose or SFO airports for a couple of big adv bikes for 2 weeks starting labor day and picking up early JUne. Anything cover would work, long term airport parking if safe?
thanks in advance
You mean Memorial Day?

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Old 05-12-2014, 09:26 AM   #4644
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Hi all, sorry if this is the wrong thread but since you are locals and all, i'm looking for parking near san jose or SFO airports for a couple of big adv bikes for 2 weeks starting labor day and picking up early JUne. Anything cover would work, long term airport parking if safe?
thanks in advance
I have room for you at my place in San Jose.
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Old 05-12-2014, 09:31 AM   #4645
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Did 2 up ride over Mother's Day. Highly recommend the Eastern Sierra's and Pine Nut Mountains. Now, work resumes....

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=977472






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Old 05-12-2014, 09:14 PM   #4646
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Did 2 up ride over Mother's Day. Highly recommend the Eastern Sierra's and Pine Nut Mountains. Now, work resumes....
Hey Chris,

Cool ride, thanks for the link ...

Was the warm fireplace at Sorensen's?

see you around the campfire,
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Old 05-14-2014, 07:42 AM   #4647
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Sheetiron/Streetiron ...?

Hey BAARCers,

I'm off tomorrow to head up to Stonyford and the
Oakland Motorcycle Club's
Sheetiron 300 Dual-Sport ride ... planning on
camping at the Rodeo Grounds
Thursday night through Sunday, maybe ...

Should be good weather ...
I may try to ride to Ft Bragg and back to Stonyford on
easy splits on Saturday, or just explore around Mendocino Pass ...
We'll see ...



Hope to be able to say "hey" to some fellow BAARCers Friday night!

see you around the campfire,
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Old 05-14-2014, 03:00 PM   #4648
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50 mph high-sides suck!
Post a link if you guys do a ride report ...
hope to see you soon,
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here you go! I have been waiting for paul or the others to pipe up.

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Old 05-15-2014, 10:22 PM   #4649
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There will be a bunch of the same guys at Hollister on May 17-18th for the rescheduled Wild Piglet Family Enduro on Saturday ... be a handful of guys there to run the Family Enduro, and some guys to sit around the campfire, anyway ...
Cool, I'll go on Sunday 18th, I hope to see you there. A colleague of mine will be there too with his shiny 1200GSW, one more big bike
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Old 05-16-2014, 10:48 PM   #4650
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There will be a bunch of the same guys at Hollister on May 17-18th for the rescheduled Wild Piglet Family Enduro on Saturday ... be a handful of guys there to run the Family Enduro...
alarm is set for 4:45 am

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