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Old 01-16-2012, 06:47 PM   #16
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Old 01-16-2012, 06:50 PM   #17
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Coronado Camp ruins



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Old 01-16-2012, 06:58 PM   #18
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HTM and yzfcathy





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yzfcathy pulls a happy wheelie!

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Old 01-16-2012, 07:05 PM   #19
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yzfcathy on some more wet rocks.



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Old 01-16-2012, 07:11 PM   #20
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Slowred and I took a little side trip. 700 feet elevation gain in 1/2 mile, WOW, it was steep! We both ran out of steam at the same spot.



Coming back down, a short flat spot.

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Old 01-16-2012, 07:15 PM   #21
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Climbing some switchbacks.



Rider down below!

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Old 01-16-2012, 07:19 PM   #22
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Biosphere 2 in the distance.



The big downhill. It's long and unrelenting.



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Old 01-16-2012, 07:31 PM   #23
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Heading to N D hill.



HTM on one of his many attempts to climb N D hill.



Slowred runs straight up!



HTM finishes another attempt.



4play got so close!



I ran up to got some pictures from the top and just caught Reidy as he turns the half way point.



Peering down on those below.



HTM gets turned around on another attempt.



Refokus past the curve.

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Old 01-16-2012, 07:36 PM   #24
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AZredline makes the climb look easy, Hoosier grabs his loaner bike from NDtransplant & tries again. We told him the trail turned right at the top, but......
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Old 01-16-2012, 07:36 PM   #25
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azredline turns the half way point.



The 2nd half isn't much easier.



HTM gives it a shot on his KTM 450. Gravity is about to take control of this situation.



This is what the view from the top looks like.

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Old 01-16-2012, 07:46 PM   #26
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But wait! The hill continues! This is what the top, top looks like.



Holy smokes! I can barely breathe we're so high. "We're not low!"



Riding back down to meet up with the rest of the crew.





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Old 01-16-2012, 07:52 PM   #27
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I got stuck on this hill and poor refokus got the worst of it.



Closing in on Oracle and lunch.



Looking back.

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Old 01-16-2012, 08:06 PM   #28
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Lunch at the Oracle Inn.





Reviewing photos, waiting for food.





Bring on the food!! Stuffed baked potato.



Shrimp scampi?



HTM ordered one of everything.



Everyone was feasting down after the long ride in.



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Old 01-16-2012, 08:11 PM   #29
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I remember coming down this hill.



Cry Baby hill.



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Old 01-16-2012, 08:21 PM   #30
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More rocks.



Slowred gets a bath.



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