|07-09-2010, 10:14 AM||#1|
Joined: Jun 2006
Location: Hereandnow, AK
Hatcher Pass, AK
We were just going to do Lynx Lake Rd. in Willow, AK. However, the state has it gated off about a mile or so in.
Lynx Lake Rd., Willow. This shot was taken looking back from the gate. We were only able to go in maybe a mile or so.
After we couldn't go any further down Lynx Lake Rd., off to Hatcher Pass we went. There are all kinds of great mining roads to ride up there but, ya gotta pay attention.
OK. Enough of the bad. Some good. Hatcher Pass flora
Back on the "road."
I won "Dirtiest Bike."
Stopped in the parking lot for repairs. I tweaked my left mirror, broke the left hand guard and bent the rear brake pedal on some rocks when I went in the ditch on "some mining road."
"The Gang." Robbie, Joe and John. Where's Dave?
Archangel Road, Hatcher Pass, AK.
"The Gang." Joe, John and Robbie.
Archangel Valley, Hatcher Pass, AK.
We had a blast! I'll probably post more pics as soon as my riding buddy's send them to me. There might even be some video.
Past: '04 Ducati Monster 620, '05 BMW R1200GS, '11 Triumph Tiger 800 XC
Present: '09 Triumph Street Triple R (FOR SALE) , '13 Triumph Trophy SE
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bug67 screwed with this post 07-09-2010 at 11:12 AM
|07-09-2010, 04:24 PM||#2|
Joined: Oct 2007
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Archangel Road looks pretty good! I haven't been back there in over twenty years and never on a moto. Need to change that very soon. Did you do the loop all the way towards Talkeetna?
Regarding the Lynx Lake road: I have been back there many times. Try it in the rain! It is private property after the gate, and you are not missing much. We have had too many vandals and people with sticky fingers
See you on the road!
Map? What map?
2008 KLR650 sold 1-4-14
2012 VStrom DL1000
|07-10-2010, 09:57 AM||#4|
Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Stuck somewhere in motorcycle Purgatory
Great stuff! Need to get back to Alaska soon....
Txt msg with Dan right after he was paralyzed:
Me: Hey Dan-O. Just wanted to say howdy and Love ya!
Dan: Howdy and Love you too. Doin' good and feeling good.
Me: Give 'em hell, little Bro!
Dan: Roger that.
|07-11-2010, 12:54 AM||#5|
Joined: Apr 2009
That was me who got behind you guys and Gal! Tj marco from Mexico!!! Did Hatcher pass from the east,stopped at Independence mine and did the tourist thing. Nice ride/trail, a freeway compared to to the "roads in Baja".
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