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Old 08-07-2013, 10:41 AM   #1291
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Hi Guys,

I just arrived in Arizona, I'm in Gilbert. I want to head out to Roosevelt lake on Thursday for a bit of riding, with fishing and camping (off the bike) later in the day. Would anyone like to come along? I don't know the area very well at all but I'm looking forward to getting out and seeing some of it.



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Welcome to AZ. I just started riding, but have done the trip out to Roosevelt twice. Apache Trail is really fun and you can make a loop with 4 peaks road. I will let you know the next time I can get out riding. I might ride early saturday at Bulldog or Rolls. I want to practice on some of the rocky hills.
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Old 08-07-2013, 04:41 PM   #1292
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It was like 135 per night, but I already paid for it and it is the same price for 1 or 6 people. I think buzzing up after work would be a long night but we would be happy to have you along, -Paul
Yeah I wouldn't want to go up after work, but sometimes you gotta do what you gotta do to get out of the office and out on the trail with some buddies.
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Old 08-07-2013, 05:18 PM   #1293
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10 day countdown for the GPS class. Don't forget to bring a laptop if you've got one.
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Old 08-07-2013, 06:45 PM   #1294
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10 day countdown for the GPS class. Don't forget to bring a laptop if you've got one.

Could you please post the location and time again?


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Old 08-07-2013, 06:55 PM   #1295
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306 south river drive, Tempe. Just south of rio salado pkwy and on the west side of river dr. 10:00

I'm really looking forward to learning how to use this thing!

Oh, and bring your gps AND the cord!
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Old 08-07-2013, 06:59 PM   #1296
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We have got another day of nice weather. Perfect riding weather. Im gonna jump in the shower and then get my bike ready. Give me a call in you are interested in joining me. 623-330-0417
Thanks for being my "tour guide" and letting me tag along, I had a great time.

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Old 08-07-2013, 07:00 PM   #1297
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Thanks for being my "tour guide" and letting me tag along, I had a great time.

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Where'd ya go?
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Old 08-07-2013, 08:21 PM   #1298
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Where'd ya go?
We went over four peaks and then down the other side of the lake as well, CrownRoyal said he'd post a map for me cause most of the time I was pretty lost (I don't know the area) and coming from the Southern Hemisphere it's tough to keep track of were's north cause I'm completely turned around (the sun's always on the wrong side here. LOL) .
I had a good time though and put my bike through her first semi serious dirt roads and was very impressed with the way the Super Tenere handled. She let me know she's a big girl in some of the tighter turns but she got home with the shiny side unscratched so that's pretty cool too

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Old 08-08-2013, 09:01 AM   #1299
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Heres the link to the map.

https://www.google.com/maps?saddr=po...&via=1&t=m&z=9




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Old 08-08-2013, 09:43 AM   #1300
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I really want to ride A cross road. Cyberdos told me it is a lot of fun. Did you have a big water crossing after 4 peaks road?
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Dirtbiker78 heres the pictures from the trip.











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We didnt have any water crossings at all. They were all dry.
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Old 08-08-2013, 10:06 AM   #1304
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Nice. I would really like to go across A cross and then connect with cherry springs again for a campout. Then return back on apache trail. One more month and the weather will be perfect for camping.
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Old 08-08-2013, 10:42 AM   #1305
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Thanks CrownRoyal for posting the photos and the route
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