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Old 04-30-2014, 10:07 AM   #3991
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^ Thanks man, that looks nice and mellow. That led me to other "scenic byways" in the state; have any of you done the Harquahala one? I saw a video of a guy on a V-strom who didn't make it too the top because it was too hard, then read the report of a Jeep guy who said that it's so tame that it isn't even fun. Do you guys have any idea of what it's like?

This is on one of my regular loops. Most of the time it is easy, just steep and spots of loose rocks. If you keep up your momentum it is a piece of cake... Inmate JTwest had an aversion to heights so it did not go well for him. Here is a couple of pix of that adventure.



The little spot down there is JT... I'm about 1/2 way up the switchbacks at this point. JT is just getting to the steep part.


This is a dead-end road so Go as far as you feel comfortable and enjoy...
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Old 05-01-2014, 05:55 PM   #3992
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Hi All,

I am going to do a ride to Payson via FR414 and then to Granite Dells.

If anyone is interested in joining please chime in as we can figure out a meeting place and time.

Later
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:48 PM   #3993
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Hi All,

I am going to do a ride to Payson via FR414 and then to Granite Dells.

If anyone is interested in joining please chime in as we can figure out a meeting place and time.

Later
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:54 PM   #3994
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Yea!!! Is there a good meeting place that is on your way?

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Old 05-02-2014, 10:03 AM   #3995
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Hi All,

I am going to do a ride to Payson via FR414 and then to Granite Dells.

If anyone is interested in joining please chime in as we can figure out a meeting place and time.

Later
Bill
Do you have a map that you could link? I'm not aware of forest road 414.
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Old 05-02-2014, 10:19 AM   #3996
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Do you have a map that you could link? I'm not aware of forest road 414.
+1 I tried to get a feel for distance and time... couldn't find FR414 or Granite Dells
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Old 05-02-2014, 11:02 AM   #3997
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FR414 is the route to the west of Hwy 87 and the route heading east from 260 is Granite Dells

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Old 05-02-2014, 06:39 PM   #3998
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FR414 is the route to the west of Hwy 87 and the route heading east from 260 is Granite Dells


Jay thanks for posting this!!!

WE have a meeting time and place for anyone interested. We will be at the Chevron across from the Fort McDowell casino at 8:00

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Old 05-02-2014, 07:22 PM   #3999
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Jay thanks for posting this!!!

WE have a meeting time and place for anyone interested. We will be at the Chevron across from the Fort McDowell casino at 8:00

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Bill,
Do you have the tracks for this?
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Do you have the tracks for this?
hi Brad I think I have some tracks I can send over your way
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WE have a meeting time and place for anyone interested. We will be at the Chevron across from the Fort McDowell casino at 8:00 Take Care Bill
OUT...with the move coming up I have plenty to do....
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Old 05-03-2014, 06:11 AM   #4002
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OUT...with the move coming up I have plenty to do....
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Sorry you can't make it and good luck on the move
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Old 05-03-2014, 07:19 AM   #4003
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hi Brad I think I have some tracks I can send over your way
I should have got my ass up this morning to make this ride. You all enjoy and ride safe.

Now I have to work around the house today.......
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Old 05-03-2014, 05:12 PM   #4004
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Thanks Guys

Jay and Wade,


Thanks for another great ride today and Brad sorry about you having to spend the day getting crap done. We have all been there.

I have a old friend that just got a KLR and completed the basic riding course and we may do Seven Springs next Saturday for his first ride.

It will feel strange not being the slowest rider

Once I know for sure I will post the details and of course all are welcome to join.


Later
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Old 05-03-2014, 05:14 PM   #4005
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Jay and Wade,


Thanks for another great ride today and Brad sorry about you having to spend the day getting crap done. We have all been there.

I have a old friend that just got a KLR and completed the basic riding course and we may do Seven Springs next Saturday for his first ride.

It will feel strange not being the slowest rider

Once I know for sure I will post the details and of course all are welcome to join.


Later
Bill

Hey Bill,

Remember, no photos or video? It didn't happen.

:)

Hope to join you next time.

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