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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-25-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 35,765
Posted By MasterMarine
Normally before a big trip, I look up the phone...

Normally before a big trip, I look up the phone numbers for every gas station on the route online. I call each one and ask if they have pay at the pump, what their hours are, what local road...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-24-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 8,913
Views: 564,768
Posted By MasterMarine
You got it. Here is Chuck testing the...

You got it.

Here is Chuck testing the windspeed. (kramsetac's photo) The wind was blowing so hard that it blew Dan's bike over.

This is another fantastic spot to check out. Down in SE Oregon...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2015, 06:18 PM
Replies: 8,913
Views: 564,768
Posted By MasterMarine
I looked at the picture and knew it was Sugarloaf...

I looked at the picture and knew it was Sugarloaf Lookout. But I did not have time to post. I worked on my van a bit and then looked at the post again figuring it would have already been guessed but...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 8,913
Views: 564,768
Posted By MasterMarine
Sugarloaf

Sugarloaf
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-23-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By MasterMarine
Hi MGM, Thank you for replying to my post as...

Hi MGM,

Thank you for replying to my post as your first post. It is great to get someone who has been there involved in the converstation.

Here is the section I am interested in. From the gate...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By MasterMarine
It is part of the big loop for this year. I...

It is part of the big loop for this year. I wanted to check it out last year but the weather was just starting to turn nasty so we headed south.

According to the super cool Idaho trails...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By MasterMarine
:ear

:ear
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 417
Posted By MasterMarine
According to the FS this is passable again.

According to the FS this is passable again.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-20-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By MasterMarine
All of crossings of the Cascades north of I90 are...

All of crossings of the Cascades north of I90 are parks, national monuments, wilderness or other roadless areas. Sorry. :cry

You can cross on dirt on the Natches Trail but I don't know if it is...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-20-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,580
Posted By MasterMarine
I had a quick look at the PR3 Ultra whatever and...

I had a quick look at the PR3 Ultra whatever and a PR4 at the Columbia Cup Trials in Goldendale over the weekend. They look like some pretty nice machines. I was hoping the PR# would be much smaller...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-18-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,944
Posted By MasterMarine
Look thru some of my older Nevada Ride Reports...

Look thru some of my older Nevada Ride Reports with your Nevada Benchmark in your hand. Links are in my signature. There are several routes we have taken thru the years. The answers are in there......
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3,030
Views: 1,195,068
Posted By MasterMarine
You can use sharp electrical lead cutters like...

You can use sharp electrical lead cutters like these (https://www.tessco.com/products/displayProductInfo.do?sku=60995&eventPage=1) to cut them and they are flush with no sharp ends. I am sure there...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-10-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 368,867
Posted By MasterMarine
That is a fun road. Did my first adventure / DS...

That is a fun road. Did my first adventure / DS riding on my old KLX on that one. Kelly's Grade is a great climb. If you poke around out there enough, you can find where the underground coal fires...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-10-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,819
Views: 349,786
Posted By MasterMarine
What bike are you riding? Only 3 days? I...

What bike are you riding?

Only 3 days? I would not be too concerned about your tire being worn out. It still has way more tread than most dual sport tires when they are new. I went to Death...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-09-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 442
Views: 53,890
Posted By MasterMarine
I am looking forward to your thoughts on the D100...

I am looking forward to your thoughts on the D100 Dual Sport Route. I was hoping to see you over the weekend but as always, I did not see many people I wanted to. It was busy!

I can totally...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-09-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By MasterMarine
Skyline Trail in Sawtooth NF from City of Rocks north

I am interested in riding on the Skyline trail from Independence Mountain north in the Sawtooth National Forest. Has anyone been on that trail? I found mention of it being open to motorcycles but...
Forum: Ride reports 05-06-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 48,516
Posted By MasterMarine
What a great Ride Report. Beautiful pictures and...

What a great Ride Report. Beautiful pictures and great thoughts.

I enjoyed seeing familiar sights thru your eyes and reading your comments. Especially the description of the plane Suprising you...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-06-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 368,867
Posted By MasterMarine
I had an unexpected trip down to Death Valley in...

I had an unexpected trip down to Death Valley in March. It is a beautiful place. So much to explore and see. Things are so deceptively spread out down there. We rode a ton of miles in a week.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,388
Posted By MasterMarine
I don't remember what she charged us for it. I am...

I don't remember what she charged us for it. I am sure it was reasonable split 6 ways tho. :evil You will have to call her up to ask.

It has satellite tv, fake fireplace, microwave, refrigerator,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,388
Posted By MasterMarine
We stayed in it last year. It was great! The...

We stayed in it last year. It was great! The weather was nasty and cold. It was nice to have a roof over our heads. Check out the 2014 RR link in my signature.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,136
Posted By MasterMarine
I sure would like to explore more down there....

I sure would like to explore more down there. Thanks for sharing! :clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-05-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,388
Posted By MasterMarine
Good to see you out there again! Thanks for...

Good to see you out there again!

Thanks for the tip on the restaurant in Snowville. I will be fueling up there in June so might as well get some food too.

In addition to the Credit Card Pay...
Forum: Ride reports 05-05-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,839
Posted By MasterMarine
Nice report. Anything that says Nevada in the...

Nice report. Anything that says Nevada in the title draws my attention this time of year as I plan my June big ride.

I enjoyed your writing and pictures. Many of those hot springs are ones I...
Forum: Equipment 05-05-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 26,591
Posted By MasterMarine
I am looking for some boots. Size 5 and larger.

I am looking for some boots. Size 5 and larger.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-04-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,103
Posted By MasterMarine
It is definitely confusing. I think on some roads...

It is definitely confusing. I think on some roads posted like this one that the No Trespassing is really refering to the areas off the sides of the road while the road is a legal corridor thru the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9,495
Views: 1,982,997
Posted By MasterMarine
Handguards. The Highway Dirt Bike stuff is the...

Handguards.
The Highway Dirt Bike stuff is the best. There are many options. The easiest way to get exactly what you want the first time is to send them an email. Let them know what bike you have...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-03-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,103
Posted By MasterMarine
Looks beautiful! I am glad you didn't hit...

Looks beautiful!

I am glad you didn't hit that gate. I had a similar experience coming into Denio Junction a couple years ago and it scared me big time.

Thanks for sharing more inspiration!...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 9,495
Views: 1,982,997
Posted By MasterMarine
Or you could buy the larger fuel tank directly...

Or you could buy the larger fuel tank directly from Acerbis or an Acerbis dealer rather than the KTM Hard parts version from your KTM dealer and you get the required parts to mount your existing...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-28-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9,544
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,488,988
Posted By MasterMarine
I have one listed in the Puget Sound Trialers...

I have one listed in the Puget Sound Trialers classified section of their forum.

http://www.pugetsoundtrialers.com/phpbb2/viewtopic.php?t=1297
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-22-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,600
Posted By MasterMarine
I have been looking at maps again in preparation...

I have been looking at maps again in preparation for this year's trip. I am planning to get back up to the top of the mountain again.

Has anyone attempted trail 001 and made it up to the top??...
Forum: Equipment 04-21-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3,030
Views: 1,195,068
Posted By MasterMarine
I have a difficult time believing the torque...

I have a difficult time believing the torque measurement of a HarborFreight tool. HF tools are not known for their accuracy.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-18-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,944
Posted By MasterMarine
Bummer! :cry I hope Bobby and Maria are...

Bummer! :cry

I hope Bobby and Maria are doing all right wherever they are. They were good people.

I had some good times down there.
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,226
Posted By MasterMarine
Are you carrying water in it or fuel? If water,...

Are you carrying water in it or fuel? If water, have you considered hauling a gravity water filter? Takes up way less space and is also much lighter. I have done some pretty long trips thru some of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-15-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,181
Posted By MasterMarine
Check out Bog Hot and the Bomber Crash Site....

Check out Bog Hot and the Bomber Crash Site. There is a cool lookout into the Thousand Creeks Gorge from up on top too.

It sounds like things are not going so well for the Denio Junction Bar....
Forum: Equipment 04-15-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,226
Posted By MasterMarine
This has not been my experience. Did you have one...

This has not been my experience. Did you have one of the black ones?

I have been using a 6l unit for a few years now for hauling extra fuel. It does expand a bit as the fuel warms up so I vent it...
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,839
Posted By MasterMarine
I wandered up and down the vendor area at the...

I wandered up and down the vendor area at the Desert 100 looking for only one thing, the AJP vendor. Never found it. I hoped you would be there.

I guess it is not quite time for me to see one...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-15-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2,819
Views: 349,786
Posted By MasterMarine
Pretend you are carrying it on your back so you...

Pretend you are carrying it on your back so you will bring less stuff. Resist the temptation to bring things you will not need. Lighter is better! :D But don't worry about it too much. I guarantee...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-15-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,819
Views: 349,786
Posted By MasterMarine
What bike are you taking? I use a GL...

What bike are you taking?

I use a GL Coyote. If I was shopping for a replacement, I would probably go with the AltRider Hemisphere. But the Mosko Reckless line is worth a look too.

I have...
Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9,495
Views: 1,982,997
Posted By MasterMarine
This was my original plan. I have never put the...

This was my original plan. I have never put the 15 on tho.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-15-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 15,876
Posted By MasterMarine
I heard rumors about people pitting on the...

I heard rumors about people pitting on the course. If anyone has a link to some helmet cam video of riders pitting on the course please post a link with the timestamp of when it was happening in the...
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