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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,038
Posted By surly357
I was hoping Varlamov would play well and come...

I was hoping Varlamov would play well and come back feeling confident, but getting pulled in a 3-1 loss to the Finns... :-(
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-07-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1,879
Views: 89,892
Posted By surly357
thanks for the fat tire input guys! fwiw i...

thanks for the fat tire input guys!

fwiw i would be looking strictly for a snow-use bike. while i would like to go up to sourdough, etc, odds are it would be used mostly for just running the dog...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-06-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1,879
Views: 89,892
Posted By surly357
A question for the fat bike riders out there: in...

A question for the fat bike riders out there: in your experience is a 4.8 tire/100mm rim combo 'better enough' in snow to justify the added weight over a 3.8 tire with a 65 or 82mm rim? Just...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-23-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1,879
Views: 89,892
Posted By surly357
While i can't see fatbikes having a future on...

While i can't see fatbikes having a future on downhill slopes, some nordic centers are seeing the potential-

https://sites.google.com/site/durangonordic/nordic-center/fat-bikes

;-)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-16-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,500
Posted By surly357
not strictly a pass book, but i imagine a couple...

not strictly a pass book, but i imagine a couple are in there- and pretty old!

and i dig anything 'cochetopa'...

i was too clever by half trying to 'snipe' the auction and missed winning it......
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-14-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,500
Posted By surly357
another old pass book i saw on ebay... ...

another old pass book i saw on ebay...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mountain-Passes-Adventure-Roads-In-Colorado-by-Clyde-and-Chloe-Edmondson-1963-/301063366412?pt=US_Nonfiction_Book&hash=item4618c6670c...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-10-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By surly357
"a western machine with a western name..." ...

"a western machine with a western name..."

...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-09-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By surly357
Denver riders 100 years ago...

Saw this posted by a Colorado rider on a Triumph forum, pretty cool.

http://www.triumphrat.net/biker-hang-out/350042-even-100-years-ago.html#post3920730
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-02-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 21,205
Posted By surly357
:D 'walk hard', the absolute greatest...

:D


'walk hard', the absolute greatest movie almost nobody has seen.

it deserves lebowski cult status.

but that's another thread... :-)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-02-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 21,205
Posted By surly357
On a similar note, I've read that the 'gateway'...

On a similar note, I've read that the 'gateway' is more of a social or peer issue that stems as much from the people/circumstances involved as opposed to the drug itself.

Kind of a "See, they...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-02-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 21,205
Posted By surly357
retailer map/list

not sure how accurate this is (didn't see anything in salida...)

http://gazette.com/list-and-map-colorado-issues-136-licenses-for-recreational-marijuana-sales/article/1511511
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-28-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 21,205
Posted By surly357
...and I'm sure flashing a Wikipedia article on...

...and I'm sure flashing a Wikipedia article on your iPhone will dissuade LE from doing what they have to do to get what they want... :D
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-28-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 21,205
Posted By surly357
from the federal 4473 form you fill out when you...

from the federal 4473 form you fill out when you purchase a firearm:

"are you an unlawful user of, or addicted to, marijuana or any depressant, stimulant, narcotic drug, or any other controlled...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-23-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By surly357
Found a paddleboard up S St Vrain...

I know it's an off topic longshot, but I stumbled onto an older (not a modern SUP) paddleboard.

Maybe somebody here has a buddy missing one after the flood, my CL 'found' ad has gotten no...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-17-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,188
Posted By surly357
Seems folks won't be truly happy until there are...

Seems folks won't be truly happy until there are only 2 job titles left in this country- "My job" and "Order fulfillment"....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-13-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,188
Posted By surly357
While a HD shop in Lyons might be a pleasant...

While a HD shop in Lyons might be a pleasant pipedream, it's not a rational business decision.

Those riders are hours if not days from home. Those riders already have bikes. Those riders already...
Forum: Road warriors 11-07-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1,732
Views: 173,823
Posted By surly357
Yeah, I look at 70s-80s bikes all the time. ...

Yeah, I look at 70s-80s bikes all the time.

For fun.

The most ominous and expensive understatements on CL- "but just needs..." , "everything works except...", "should be an easy fix...",...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-06-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 27,775
Posted By surly357
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=659966...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=659966&highlight=rocks
Forum: Road warriors 09-06-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,823
Posted By surly357
I wonder if some of the early replies about...

I wonder if some of the early replies about 'brake fluid' were actually 'brake cleaner' misinterpreted... It seems to work about the same as 3M adhesive remover.

IMHO a cheap Walmart heat gun +...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-01-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2,418
Views: 573,484
Posted By surly357
I'm pretty sure (from east to west) it goes...

I'm pretty sure (from east to west) it goes Great, Greater, Greatest...


:D


Here's the Bonneville during a short gravel detour for a water and snack break on the greatest plains near...
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,650
Posted By surly357
I was going to make a sarcastic comment about how...

I was going to make a sarcastic comment about how cool a NC600x would be.

But I decided not to.
Forum: Road warriors 08-11-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 734
Views: 241,920
Posted By surly357
I think triumphrat.net gets all of the Bonnie...

I think triumphrat.net gets all of the Bonnie action, adv seems to attract more Scram riders...

I've sure been enjoying mine this summer. :-)


...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-21-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 701
Posted By surly357
Contact the US Forest Service for a copy of the...

Contact the US Forest Service for a copy of the Pawnee Grassland "Motor Vehicle Use Map".

Lots of gravel roads and oddball bits of 2 track, especially in Weld County. IMHO it's easy to put...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-05-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,065
Posted By surly357
Ouch! :lol3

Ouch!

:lol3
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-02-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,065
Posted By surly357
The burro race during Leadville's "Boom Days"...

The burro race during Leadville's "Boom Days" celebration in August is sort of quirky...


http://i466.photobucket.com/albums/rr27/surly357/burro%20races/DSC00924.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 06-22-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 82,005
Posted By surly357
It's a conspiracy dating back to the 18th...

It's a conspiracy dating back to the 18th century.

Ever see any pictures of Adam Smith in ATGATT?

Yeah, I didn't think so....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-11-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By surly357
If you're not stuck on being close to Denver/I70...

If you're not stuck on being close to Denver/I70 Handies Peak in the San Juans offers the backroads of the Alpine Loop for riding and camping. The American Basin approach leads to the standard route-...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-06-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By surly357
a few more photos of the area from late last...

a few more photos of the area from late last summer here:


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=825264


it is pretty nice up there. :D
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,507
Posted By surly357
...and another simple request for informed...

...and another simple request for informed opinion descends into typical ADV madness...


As to the OP, if the V7 suits you 'off the rack' I understand it's a fine bike. Both of their dealers...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-19-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,999
Posted By surly357
the little tu250 last fall. (couldn't...

the little tu250 last fall.

(couldn't really stop for pics in the trickier stuff...)




http://i466.photobucket.com/albums/rr27/surly357/TU250X/P1000343JPG462.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 05-08-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,424
Posted By surly357
Oh, I will....I WILL! (Just need better...

Oh, I will....I WILL!

(Just need better weather to get out on the bike).

:D
Forum: Road warriors 05-08-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,424
Posted By surly357
i could never pull off hipster, but i am often...

i could never pull off hipster, but i am often mocked for my near daily flannel wearing.....:cry

http://i466.photobucket.com/albums/rr27/surly357/Triumph/DSC_0009JPG2rf3-1.jpg...
Forum: Road warriors 05-07-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,424
Posted By surly357
Harumph! Tartan polo?! 2 hours into...

Harumph!

Tartan polo?!

2 hours into the thread and already lowering admission standards.

What's next? Camo wife beater Ts ?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-04-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,517
Posted By surly357
yeah, the thought that a 50ish off-road rider...

yeah, the thought that a 50ish off-road rider with years of experience transitioning to street is somehow safer riding with a 21 year old crotch rocketeer is kinda funny....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-03-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,517
Posted By surly357
Actually you have to be under the "immediate,...

Actually you have to be under the "immediate, proximate supervision" of an adult at least 21 years old with a valid Colorado motorcycle license (page 3 of the operator's handbook ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-03-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,517
Posted By surly357
FWIW, I thought the folks at the 'Colorado...

FWIW, I thought the folks at the 'Colorado Driving Institute' (a third party tester in Boulder) were very nice. The painted test course is in the parking lot out back- I suppose you could check it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-27-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,262
Posted By surly357
i've sold my last 3 craigslist bikes to the...

i've sold my last 3 craigslist bikes to the first/only person that's contacted me, they've shown up with cash and on time.

it CAN happen!

:D
Forum: Road warriors 04-22-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 734
Views: 241,920
Posted By surly357
when i said 'recently acquired' i meant it...

when i said 'recently acquired' i meant it literally!

i think it had under twenty miles when i took that shot. :D
Forum: Road warriors 04-22-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 734
Views: 241,920
Posted By surly357
logo, but no gold.

logo, but no gold.
Forum: Road warriors 04-22-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 734
Views: 241,920
Posted By surly357
triumph single seat. i like it. a bit...

triumph single seat.

i like it. a bit taller, and more comfortable to me than the original.

it's in the triumph accessories catalog, but not an option on the 'build your own' website feature...
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