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Old 10-25-2013, 07:45 AM   #1
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What are great places and states (OTHER THAN CA) to ride?

Just so we can actually get a little information about places other than California on great riding roads, put yours here.

Personally I have a couple loops within half an hour of Northern Virginia that I love year round.








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Southwest VA:




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Post your own, except California, there is a thread for that state!



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Old 10-25-2013, 09:54 AM   #2
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I here California is wonderful this time of year
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Old 10-25-2013, 10:02 AM   #3
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I here California is wonderful this time of year
A result of the LAUSD perhaps?
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Old 10-25-2013, 11:05 AM   #5
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Old 10-25-2013, 11:27 AM   #6
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well there's baja California




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Old 10-25-2013, 11:31 AM   #7
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Been there, not on a bike, and had a blast. I want to go back on a bike one day!

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Old 10-25-2013, 11:33 AM   #8
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Been there, not on a bike, and had a blast. I want to go back on a bike one day!

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Old 10-25-2013, 04:50 PM   #9
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:25 PM   #10
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Just so we can actually get a little information about places other than California on great riding roads, put yours here.

Personally I have a couple loops within half an hour of Northern Virginia that I love year round.








BRP:








Southwest VA:




Not local:


West Virginia:






Post your own, except California, there is a thread for that state!



Jim
don't they have entire sub forums around here for that?

oh wait, yes there are!



must be cali hating. it's all good...

someday I hope to check out many of those alternate universe place rides myself.
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Old 10-25-2013, 06:49 PM   #11
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Nothing great, just close by.








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Old 10-25-2013, 07:45 PM   #12
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Old 10-25-2013, 08:04 PM   #13
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Old 10-25-2013, 09:00 PM   #14
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don't they have entire sub forums around here for that?

oh wait, yes there are!



must be cali hating. it's all good...

someday I hope to check out many of those alternate universe place rides myself.
The problem with regional forums is that I don't just ride in one region.

I don't hate CA, I just am tired of one man's crusade to convince everyone it is utopia, even though he doesn't live there.

This thread gives everyone a chance without being attacked!

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Old 10-25-2013, 09:09 PM   #15
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Pretty much anywhere in Idaho except I84 from east to west. The ride from Idaho Falls up through the Bitterroots to Northern Idaho/Montana is breathtaking. The ride from Idaho Falls through the Driggs Basin, over the pass and into Jackson Hole will be worth it. If you like long-distance off-road riding, you can ride for 200 miles through the Owyhee Mountains in Southern Idaho, best in the fall when the roads are dry and the rattlers are cold. A ride up Highway 95 from South to North is well worth it, but watch out for deer. A ride from Boise or Twin Falls up through the Sawtooths - simply a must before you die. Be careful for deer and elk, though. I actually saw a guy die who hit a deer on that road. Very sad for him and the deer. Wow, I need to ride more. I'm making myself depressed thinking of all the rides I still have not done in this amazing state.
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