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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 01:29 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Should be a good time of the year to take that...

Should be a good time of the year to take that country in! However, if you were really a nice guy you'd take some of this residual winter stuff with you and leave it down there when you return. :)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 10:00 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
No worries! Will catch up with you upon your...

No worries! Will catch up with you upon your return. Thanks much and safe travels southward! M
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 09:09 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
If you don't mind me joining in and listening I...

If you don't mind me joining in and listening I could join you three then. Or, given I work in Lolo, I could meet this week around 4 or 4:30 pm in Florence or Stevi depending on the day...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 08:18 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Thanks Wansfel - good items to add in. I read...

Thanks Wansfel - good items to add in. I read through the 1000 info - sounds like an outstanding trip. I'm debating riding up from Mizoo to meet you guys in Eureka and riding through to Salmon...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-06-2014, 06:53 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
first ride of spring - finally

Hey Gents -

Great to hear of your spring rides and some planning for possible get togethers. How's the Montana 1000 planning coming along?

FINALLY got the bike out for a wash and ride...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-24-2014, 04:33 PM
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Views: 46,661
Posted By missoulamike
Sparky the moped will be glad to hear that. He...

Sparky the moped will be glad to hear that. He kinda likes the semi-retired life.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-24-2014, 01:46 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Is my Vstrom 1000 going to be too big a bike for...

Is my Vstrom 1000 going to be too big a bike for this adventure? I know it rides a bit higher than I'd like on dirt roads, but . . .

I could always take my early 60's Moped, but at 23 mph tops...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-24-2014, 01:16 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
If I remember correctly, the route up Graves...

If I remember correctly, the route up Graves Creek through the Twochuck was a scenic route to the N Fork from Eureka way but that's a memory from 20 years ago now! Need to revisit the map to make...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-20-2014, 01:26 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
With no response on 4pm today am guessing that's...

With no response on 4pm today am guessing that's a no, so won't show up

Another day n time perhaps ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-20-2014, 01:57 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Monday update? Draftwerks at 4pm?

Monday update? Draftwerks at 4pm?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-18-2014, 12:15 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Sounds to me like we'd better shop for a Spider...

Sounds to me like we'd better shop for a Spider between now and then so there can be some "memory lane" adventures, too! I know a fellow who has one - don't know if he'd trust me with it, though . ....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-18-2014, 05:29 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
This DOES look interesting! Over Labor Day...

This DOES look interesting! Over Labor Day weekend a couple of years ago, rode a nice loop that way and beyond through Revelstoke, over through Golden, to Canmore (Highland Festival), then back down...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-10-2013, 04:51 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
I'm out of Dodge next week but available...

I'm out of Dodge next week but available thereafter . . . but don't wait for me! :)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-09-2013, 11:20 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Thanks for the link! The shown route is much of...

Thanks for the link! The shown route is much of what I did in the past other than leaving highway 12 earlier and taking the parachute hill rd and then onto the Lolo Motorway. Also, if my memory...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-09-2013, 09:08 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Don't know the names of the roads well enough but...

Don't know the names of the roads well enough but traveled them some years ago. Turn off at Lochsa Lodge, parachute hill road, then cutting over toward Kelly Creek, then coming up over Hoodoo Pass...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-09-2013, 06:57 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
2 questions

Hey Gang - Two questions for you . . .

1. Does anyone know if the roads that connect from the Lochsa Lodge (parachute hill) all the way over to Kelly Creek/Hoodoo Pass/Trout Creek behind...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-28-2013, 04:35 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Ride the Root Pancake Breakfast/Car Show details

Hey Gang -

The Lolo Ride the Root Pancake Breakfast and Car Show is definitely a go for Saturday, September 14th. Pancake Breakfast starts at 7am and goes until 10am. Car Show goes from 9am to...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-22-2013, 05:10 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Hey Uli Sorry we can't seem to get a handle...

Hey Uli

Sorry we can't seem to get a handle on the weather and forest fires. :) Lolo School is still a couple weeks off from the Saturday, Sept 14 Pancake Breakfast and Car Show so would guess...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-06-2013, 06:12 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Not extremely familiary with the the backroads...

Not extremely familiary with the the backroads between Browning and Helena, but at least a few of them. So, a few suggestions . . .

1. What little I know, your route looks great. Paved or not,...
Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2013, 06:04 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Loved the photos and the report - thank you from...

Loved the photos and the report - thank you from Missoula, Montana! You've a way with fun photos and words. :) Have covered some of those bases while in pursuit of Munros and other adventures. ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-03-2013, 07:24 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Slow getting going here, too. A ride up to Stevi...

Slow getting going here, too. A ride up to Stevi a few weeks ago, a loop ride from Missoula to Drummond to Helmville to Trixies to Missoula last Saturday. Looking at a ride later today from...
Forum: EMEA 02-17-2013, 01:02 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Am starting to look at a similar trip spring...

Am starting to look at a similar trip spring 2014. Find a good bike rental place for your BMW 1200? Thanks!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-11-2013, 08:58 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Sounds like I should put a Plan A, Plan B and...

Sounds like I should put a Plan A, Plan B and Plan C together, then see what the weather looks like closer to that time. :) Tons of great options. May lean toward eastern WA, OR and down into/back...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-07-2013, 05:03 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Lolo's Ride the Root 2013

Back for the second year, Lolo School and Community is hosting the Ride the Root combo Pancake Breakfast, Car Show and All-Motorcycles Ride Day Invitational. Saturday, September 14th is the Lolo...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-06-2013, 07:26 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Uli If I had the first week in April to...

Uli

If I had the first week in April to ride the paved roads around Moab and up into Colorado, worth doing or should I head to E Oregon and California and wait for a later date to visit CO?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-05-2013, 12:17 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
We're anxiously awaiting the warmer days and...

We're anxiously awaiting the warmer days and drier roads as well as your folks' return! Know that you are always welcome here!! Paul's Pancake Parlour awaits you again as well. :)

I think Sept...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-26-2012, 07:58 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
You obviously need a faster bike! :) Thurs...

You obviously need a faster bike! :)

Thurs thru sun are no go's for me but don't wait for me. Otherwise, into the new year. Perhaps a group new year resolution session? :)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-26-2012, 06:39 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Okay then! Tonight. 6:30pm. Draft Works? ...

Okay then! Tonight. 6:30pm. Draft Works?

Confirm yea or nay by noon today. Enough of this whimpering about needing to meet and needing a plan. :clap
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-08-2012, 04:52 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
If we can't go along, how about we consider...

If we can't go along, how about we consider offering a back yard or two for camping and a barbecue as an alternative to Lolo Pass? I might be able to ride some of it, but probably not all. Would be...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-15-2012, 06:04 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Not down but dirty

Okay, no more teasing me about my shiny black Vee only being a pavement bike. Had a fun ride from Big Flat along river to Petty Creek, over Petty Creek to Highway 12 and home again (with a brief...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-24-2012, 10:48 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Small but good session yesterday - thanks! ...

Small but good session yesterday - thanks! Anxious to get updates on your upcoming adventure, Sasho! Keep us posted. :)
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-22-2012, 06:57 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Im in. 530 it is at blacksmith.

Im in. 530 it is at blacksmith.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-20-2012, 06:15 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
Results of Lolo ride the root

Looks like the kids made about $2000 or so on this first time Ride the Root Day, an excellent outcome, in large part thanks to you folks! Some very happy motorcyclists out there with new Butler...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-20-2012, 04:39 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
keeping an eye and ear open in Lolo

Not that the suspects are still in the area, or the service dog, but I work in the school system at Lolo and will put the word out to the staff and the community. We have a service dog who works at...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-20-2012, 12:02 PM
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Posted By missoulamike
any other takers? Alex, what time/day did you...

any other takers? Alex, what time/day did you have in mind? I don't know if I'll be able to get much of a ride in either Saturday or Sunday other than meeting up, but I'm up for it if others are.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2012, 10:25 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Thanks Missoula/Bitterroot Area Riders!

Thanks Wansfel, Sasho and others who were able to stop in this Saturday morning for the Pancake Breakfast at Lolo School! In spite of the smoke we had a small but good start to what will hopefully...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2012, 08:56 AM
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Posted By missoulamike
Thank you WA and ID Vstrommers!

Gang

Thanks BUNCHES for your attending, your support of the kids and for the great visits! Hope you survived the camping night in good form. Let me know which route you end up taking from here...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-16-2012, 08:51 AM
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Views: 9,072
Posted By missoulamike
Thank you CO and NM wild bunch!!

Just finished having breakfast with the CO and NM wild bunch. What a great time and visit!! Thank you so much for coming up, sharing your stories, making me laugh and supporting the Lolo School...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-15-2012, 08:32 PM
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Views: 9,072
Posted By missoulamike
Had a phone call. Back to Lolo and headed for...

Had a phone call. Back to Lolo and headed for dinner. Sounds like a great ride and now celebrating. :). Hope to see them tomorrow.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-14-2012, 02:19 PM
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Views: 9,072
Posted By missoulamike
Toboggan Ridge Road Closed

FYI Folks - just heard that a fire has closed the Toboggan Ridge Road between Powell and Kelly Creek, right around Cayuse Junction evidently. Dang it all. Other options still very available though!
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