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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-10-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,988
Posted By BajaDave
You know the old saying, "you get what you pay...

You know the old saying, "you get what you pay for". The majority of the feedback we receive from customers of our GPS tours goes something like "Wow, you've put a lot of work into this. It's way...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,988
Posted By BajaDave
Baja California Loop Self-Guided GPS Tour for Dual Sports

Hi, I'm Dave from GripTwister Tours, and I believe we have exactly what you are looking for. It is an 1,100 mile, do-it-yourself tour for dual-sport motorcycles. It makes a grand loop of northern...
Forum: Vendors 08-25-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 60,654
Posted By BajaDave
That looks nice Ian!:lurk

That looks nice Ian!:lurk
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-26-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,388
Posted By BajaDave
If you're looking for tracks and info about a...

If you're looking for tracks and info about a ride all the way around the Olympics, then you should check out the GripTwister Tours website. We have just what you need. Click link in my signature...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 679,879
Posted By BajaDave
For sure, if they sit back there on the rack. ...

For sure, if they sit back there on the rack. But most passengers I've seen are riding on the seat, forward of the rear axle. Makes a HUGE difference, handling-wise. Don't believe me? Give it a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-17-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,744
Posted By BajaDave
I deleted quite a few overgrown sites, especially...

I deleted quite a few overgrown sites, especially in the area around the campsite you guys used last year, as well as modified the descriptions of many others for the 2014 edition of the tour. They...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-16-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,744
Posted By BajaDave
Wow, nice pics! How did I miss this report?

Wow, nice pics! How did I miss this report?
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-16-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,347
Posted By BajaDave
Excellent ride report and photos! It's been...

Excellent ride report and photos!

It's been pretty dry this summer but somehow you managed to find a couple of wet days anyhow. Believe me when I tell you it could have been much worse!

Sorry...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-30-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,302
Posted By BajaDave
We gonna do Clifty the hard way with it?:evil

We gonna do Clifty the hard way with it?:evil
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-29-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,302
Posted By BajaDave
Dan and I went out this last Wednesday to Capitol...

Dan and I went out this last Wednesday to Capitol forest to try out the suspension with some weight on it. I didn't ride it as much this time, except for one gnarly last section just before the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 679,879
Posted By BajaDave
Don't do it. The rack is going to break. And...

Don't do it. The rack is going to break. And adding a Rotopax on top of that, full of fuel, is going to make the bike dangerously unstable if that's the extent of the load on the bike.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-23-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,302
Posted By BajaDave
Review: 950SE TracTive Shock by Touratech and Konflict Motorsports

My good friend and fellow Baja tour guide Dan North recently had new suspension put on his KTM 950 SE. Anyone who knows Dan knows that he takes great pride in having a bike that is customized with...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-11-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 877
Posted By BajaDave
I'm going, I'm going!:clap As Eldon and...

I'm going, I'm going!:clap

As Eldon and Curtis mention, there will be no shortage of adventure on this ride, and no shortage of riding on this adventure. You will get plenty of riding off the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-07-2013, 03:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,160
Posted By BajaDave
Glad you enjoyed the route, Off Road Ryder. You...

Glad you enjoyed the route, Off Road Ryder. You are right about the area south of the Hoh, it is nice and has some roads that just beg for your to wick it up.

And thanks to everyone else for...
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4,641
Views: 1,171,514
Posted By BajaDave
There's a new listing for a '93 TW on the Seattle...

There's a new listing for a '93 TW on the Seattle Craigslist presently.
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-04-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,622
Posted By BajaDave
Guess I shoulda taken care of my bike...

Guess I shoulda taken care of my bike maintainence issues a little sooner so I coulda joined you ladies on this one. Sounds like it was a good workout!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-04-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,548
Posted By BajaDave
Lame.

Lame.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-19-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,922
Posted By BajaDave
So how was it?

Eldon, I hope you enjoyed yourself. Perhaps a pic from that one? Are you going on the ride again in 2014?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-18-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 3,264
Views: 303,106
Posted By BajaDave
That should be passable before too much longer. ...

That should be passable before too much longer. I'm going to check it out this weekend.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-17-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3,264
Views: 303,106
Posted By BajaDave
It's quite passable now.

It's quite passable now.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-11-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 11,481
Views: 1,370,269
Posted By BajaDave
Did you check your track to confirm it placed you...

Did you check your track to confirm it placed you in the same location in both directions? I'm guessing a very weak or intermittent signal put you off of your actual location as far as the map goes....
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-11-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 11,481
Views: 1,370,269
Posted By BajaDave
Is it possible that you were at a very high zoom...

Is it possible that you were at a very high zoom level, such that the GPS accuracy going one way was different than going back, and because of the high zoom the road you were on was "off the screen"?...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-02-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By BajaDave
We certainly don't mind! Also, while you are...

We certainly don't mind! Also, while you are welcome to ride to and from San Diego in the support trucks with the crew, 4 days of riding down the freeway in a truck towing a trailer isn't a lot of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-01-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By BajaDave
Tom, if it's not in the cards for this year, mark...

Tom, if it's not in the cards for this year, mark your calendar now for mid-April next year. I know Les has some unfinished business to take care of down there as well, so start planning... you guys...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-26-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By BajaDave
Hey there, Tom! Why don't you consider joining...

Hey there, Tom! Why don't you consider joining us for this ride? We've improved our route quite a bit and added an extra day since you wen't. You are a solid rider and I'd love to have you back...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-12-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By BajaDave
Hey Dan, it's going to be a great ride this year,...

Hey Dan, it's going to be a great ride this year, glad you're coming back with us! It should be WAY more fun this time with BOTH of your brakes working instead of just the front!:clap Riding over a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-30-2012, 11:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
Absolutely amazing how that little guy was able...

Absolutely amazing how that little guy was able to ride the bike by standing on the handlebars and running from side to side! If I hadn't seen it for myself I never would've believed it. And where...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-18-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
Yes, I like the Off Road Tracks feature of the...

Yes, I like the Off Road Tracks feature of the 660/665. That method pretty much makes them like the rest of the line in terms of being able to accept a track. While there is technically no limit...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-18-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
Yeah, an update here. I tried several ways doing...

Yeah, an update here. I tried several ways doing as I said above, and was not able to replicate the problem myself. I only used 3 to 5 waypoints, but could not get it to do what I'm having a...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-18-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
Well, it's a problem for me, as I wanted to offer...

Well, it's a problem for me, as I wanted to offer a "universal" file for purchasers of our GPS tours. Oh well, Garmin users are 90% or more of our base, so I'm just going back to the "old way" we...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-18-2012, 02:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
See my reply above. No, the waypoints are...

See my reply above. No, the waypoints are correctly displayed with proper names and no duplicates in the "waypoints" tab. The "1" that I mentioned shows up on every waypoint name in the "via...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-18-2012, 02:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
My own creation. Let me clarify a bit. When I...

My own creation. Let me clarify a bit. When I open the .gpx version of the file, the waypoints are correctly named and there are no duplicates in the "Waypoints" tab. However, when you select the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-17-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
No GPS involved, just MapSource.

No GPS involved, just MapSource.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 09-17-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,268
Posted By BajaDave
MapSource Appends a "1" to waypoint names??

So I take a GDB file with waypoints and routes and export or "save as" to a GPX file. If I then open that file, the waypoint names are all correct on the list, but if you open a route, all of the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-12-2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
Shouldn't be a problem re: the bridge with those...

Shouldn't be a problem re: the bridge with those bikes. But the washout on Route D is no longer passable (read about it on the "updates" section of the GripTwister website), so you'll not want to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-12-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
What a great group of guys to spend a 3 day...

What a great group of guys to spend a 3 day weekend riding with! I hope you all had as much fun as I did. Even rain couldn't spoil the fun. I had two of the greatest laughs I've had in a good...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-05-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
About 140 to get across the southern side.

About 140 to get across the southern side.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-05-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
While I'm not charging a fee for this event to...

While I'm not charging a fee for this event to purchasers of the GPS tour, note that you'll need to cover your campsite fee on Saturday night. Campsites are $14 I think, and we can usually get 2 or...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-05-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
You're confirmed, and we'll see you at 8 am...

You're confirmed, and we'll see you at 8 am Saturday.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-04-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,454
Posted By BajaDave
Fixed!

Fixed!
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