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Old 07-30-2013, 08:35 PM   #1396
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Outstanding !!!!!!

Looks like Sergio and the Mrs did some good work there, But I'm a little disappointed that fine looking young man is not clothed an a Bultaco or Montesa jumper or a least a BMW head warmer

Congratulations to some very proud parents
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Old 08-02-2013, 10:46 AM   #1397
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Ride Saturday

All,

I am going head up around Payson Saturday, Paul knows a few dirt areas we are going to check out. If anyone would like to join us meet at Cindy Cafe in Mesa aound 8:00 if you want to eat or 9:00 if you want to sleep.


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Old 08-03-2013, 09:17 PM   #1398
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Really Good Day

I would like to say thanks to Alan, Loren, Paul and Ricardo for the great ride today. It had a little bit of everything and I had a blast.


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Old 08-03-2013, 09:43 PM   #1399
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Thanks to those those rode today. I had a great time. These last two trips have been excellent. It is amazing how much a little suspension tweek can make so much of a difference.
If I would not have ridden MonteK's KLR I probably would have sold mine and bought another bike that the suspension didn't work for me. Thanks to Monte and Eric for enlightening me.

Also, I found out why Alan made that ride today look easy. I don't think this is him on the video, but this was his playground for years.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lz5m-rAKVLw

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Old 08-04-2013, 06:50 AM   #1400
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Good to meet everybody and get out of the heat. As far as Ocotillo Wells goes, I prefer the high speed stuff on the X.

Alan

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Old 08-04-2013, 10:35 AM   #1401
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I don't think this is him on the video, but this was his playground for years.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lz5m-rAKVLw
Cool video! Reminds me of my misspent youth in So Dakota riding the edge of the badlands. Here is a sample of that area.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KyZrIfjb3A
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Old 08-04-2013, 01:08 PM   #1402
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Better than the Fire Hydrant at OWells....

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Old 08-04-2013, 07:15 PM   #1403
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Better than the Fire Hydrant at OWells....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqcLtmUVYHM
I think he may have ridden that trail before! Great vid! is that the place up by Grand Junction? That kind of dirt is fun to ride, til it gets wet...thanks for posting that, I liked it.
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Old 08-05-2013, 08:25 PM   #1404
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Just a heads up for those who like to ride to Young, AZ. NF- 200 is so much nicer than the 512 when you travel between the 260 and Young. If you are heading south toward Young take Colcord Road which is about 12 miles west of the 512. Keep going south on Colcord and shortly after it turns to dirt there will be a right turn uphill to the NF200 there should be a sign saying Young 25miles. The road has many curves and nice views. There are not as many cars, but when you see one they are usually moving pretty quick so keep your guard up.
Oh, and if you have never eaten there Antlers cafe and bar is really quite tasty. I have had a few meals there and never unhappy. The owner told us he grows many of his own vegetables. They also have cattle everywhere. so the beef is fresh there.
I am sure this is all old news to most of you, but we had a really exceptional day Saturday and Antlers was kinda the crowning touch.
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Old 08-06-2013, 12:52 AM   #1405
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Antlers never disappoints.

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Old 08-06-2013, 07:10 AM   #1406
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Old 08-06-2013, 07:20 AM   #1407
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It looks like I wont be working today. Anyone want to go riding today? Im not scared of no rain.

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Old 08-06-2013, 07:40 AM   #1408
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Dam! If I would have looked here before I left for work this morning I wouldn't be at work right now. First day of school tomorrow so it is like an emotional minefiled in this place. It is amazing what will make a grown woman cry. I told a kindergarten teacher yesterday that the wireless internet would be down for 2 hours and I thought she was going to jump off of the roof. Unfortunately for her future victims, i mean students, the principal and counselor took her aside and calm her down and assured her that everyone loved her and she would be okay. Seriously, true story.
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Old 08-06-2013, 02:46 PM   #1409
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I don't think the kids will be as nice to pull her aside. They will probably just point and laugh.
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Old 08-06-2013, 06:11 PM   #1410
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Just a heads up for those who like to ride to Young, AZ. NF- 200 is so much nicer than the 512 when you travel between the 260 and Young. If you are heading south toward Young take Colcord Road which is about 12 miles west of the 512. Keep going south on Colcord and shortly after it turns to dirt there will be a right turn uphill to the NF200 there should be a sign saying Young 25miles. The road has many curves and nice views. There are not as many cars, but when you see one they are usually moving pretty quick so keep your guard up.
Oh, and if you have never eaten there Antlers cafe and bar is really quite tasty. I have had a few meals there and never unhappy. The owner told us he grows many of his own vegetables. They also have cattle everywhere. so the beef is fresh there.
I am sure this is all old news to most of you, but we had a really exceptional day Saturday and Antlers was kinda the crowning touch.

Paul,

I have to agree and I can't put my finger on it exactly but last Saturday was one of those rides that just really stand out.

Now that we are into August we should probably firm up the Toroweap plans a little bit.

Who all is planning on making the trip

It looks like Loren and I will opt for riding the bikes the entire trip but that doesn't mean than anyone else can't trailer up to Jacobs Lake if they prefer.
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