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Forum: Day Trippin' Yesterday, 09:57 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,261
Posted By acidman1968
Metal, thanks for this thread and your sharing of...

Metal, thanks for this thread and your sharing of pics! I lived in Rexburg for about four years back in the late 80s / early 90s, and it wasn't a bad place at all. Unfortunately for me, I didn't...
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By acidman1968
:lurk I'll follow along on this one!

:lurk

I'll follow along on this one!
Forum: Ride reports 09-16-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,326
Posted By acidman1968
It's ride reports like these that keep me...

It's ride reports like these that keep me entertained during long, boring night shifts...

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,989
Posted By acidman1968
Looks like an awesome trip with a great...

Looks like an awesome trip with a great destination: "Yonder"!

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,946
Posted By acidman1968
Looks like you had a great day and an awesome...

Looks like you had a great day and an awesome ride! I'd like to do the Stansbury Front, but I don't think a KLR650 is the bike to try it on. :rofl
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-30-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,946
Posted By acidman1968
That sure looks like the Starbucks in Tooele... ...

That sure looks like the Starbucks in Tooele...

...which begs the question: Do you live in Tooele? :ear
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 1,065
Views: 227,521
Posted By acidman1968
May your injuries heal quickly and fully,...

May your injuries heal quickly and fully, LittleWan! Your ride reports have helped me pass through many long and boring night shifts, and I would like to say "Thank You!" for the entertainment you...
Forum: Ride reports 08-24-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,781
Posted By acidman1968
Sounds like this will be a good ride! :lurk

Sounds like this will be a good ride!

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 08-24-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 13,667
Posted By acidman1968
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,229
Posted By acidman1968
Gotta follow along on this one... :lurk

Gotta follow along on this one...

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,349
Posted By acidman1968
Excellent tour of Iceland! Thank you for...

Excellent tour of Iceland! Thank you for sharing!

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,451
Posted By acidman1968
This is phenomenal - and something you and your...

This is phenomenal - and something you and your son will remember for the rest of your lives!

Totally friggin' AWESOME!!! :clap:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 08-22-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 37,425
Posted By acidman1968
Glad to see that your ride helped you get your...

Glad to see that your ride helped you get your head on straight! Thank you for taking the time to share your pis and take us along on your journey!

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 08-03-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 37,425
Posted By acidman1968
+1 on traveling Hwy 50 across Nevada on your way...

+1 on traveling Hwy 50 across Nevada on your way back to Colorado. Long stretches of emptiness through the basins and ranges across Nevada...

Hope your journey takes you (mentally / emotionally)...
Forum: Ride reports 08-03-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 13,396
Posted By acidman1968
AWESOME!!! Keep it coming, Questor! Your...

AWESOME!!!

Keep it coming, Questor! Your write-ups are helping slow shifts at work pass a little more quickly!


:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 08-03-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 455
Views: 52,007
Posted By acidman1968
There's something about sitting by a fire out in...

There's something about sitting by a fire out in the desert, and then sitting in the dark after the fire has burned itself out - especially if it's a cloudless night, you're far away from any light...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-03-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 802
Posted By acidman1968
Just looked it up... The second "open gate" day...

Just looked it up... The second "open gate" day will be on Sunday, August 31st this year.

In all the years I lived in Big Pine, I never did get to one of those open gate days. Someday I'll...
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,349
Posted By acidman1968
:lurk ...keep it coming!

:lurk


...keep it coming!
Forum: Ride reports 08-02-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 52,007
Posted By acidman1968
:lurk ...this is good stuff! Sounds like...

:lurk

...this is good stuff! Sounds like you're having an awesome time!
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-02-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 802
Posted By acidman1968
You're in the area of my old home town - Big...

You're in the area of my old home town - Big Pine, CA. I used to love going up to the Bristlecones - especially the drive up Westguard Pass. Unfortunately, I never did ride Westguard on a...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-02-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 4,480
Views: 1,659,438
Posted By acidman1968
Looks like someplace out in the West Desert... ...

Looks like someplace out in the West Desert...

:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 08-01-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 13,396
Posted By acidman1968
Please DO!!! You've got a great eye for...

Please DO!!!

You've got a great eye for photography, and I'm enjoying your pics! I'm also totally fascinated by mining history - probably because I currently work for a mining company (would you...
Forum: Ride reports 07-30-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 455
Views: 52,007
Posted By acidman1968
You may have liked the eastern side of the...

You may have liked the eastern side of the Sierras. They're much more abrupt and sharp - and there are a lot of places to camp.

At the same time, I'm sure you'll like King's Canyon and Sequoia...
Forum: Ride reports 07-29-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 28,711
Posted By acidman1968
Thanks for the entertaining RR - it has helped me...

Thanks for the entertaining RR - it has helped me pass a few hours of a quiet night shift!

Sounds (and looks) like you've been having an excellent vacation!

:clap :clap ...
Forum: Ride reports 07-27-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 13,396
Posted By acidman1968
I know I'm not a long-time poster here, but I've...

I know I'm not a long-time poster here, but I've been lurking for awhile now reading different ride reports (like the adventures of BigWan and LittleWan, Parepin, and JettinJim - among others). The...
Forum: Ride reports 07-27-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 52,007
Posted By acidman1968
It's too bad you were in Yosemite while...

It's too bad you were in Yosemite while California is in the midst of a horrendous drought, otherwise the falls would be much more spectacular.

Keep on riding! Are you continuing south on the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,458
Posted By acidman1968
I had a 2007 Virago 250 - used it as my commuter...

I had a 2007 Virago 250 - used it as my commuter bike for about 8,000 miles. "The Piglet" was a good little bike - but I grew up on enduros, and I live in an area with about 5,000 miles of dirt...
Forum: Ride reports 07-26-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 26,907
Posted By acidman1968
Ride safely and have an awesome time!!! ...

Ride safely and have an awesome time!!!

:clap:clap:clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 07-25-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,999
Posted By acidman1968
Enjoying the read during a quiet night shift, SC!...

Enjoying the read during a quiet night shift, SC! Thanks for sharing the adventure to some of us who are bound down with work!

Ride safely!

So are you riding down through Chile and...
Forum: Ride reports 07-24-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 23,845
Posted By acidman1968
Gotta say that I enjoyed reading your RR and...

Gotta say that I enjoyed reading your RR and seeing the pics - I especially enjoyed reading the feelings / opinions of "the west" from folks who aren't from this part of the country. I'm one of the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-22-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3,778
Views: 833,163
Posted By acidman1968
Absolutely LOVE the Owens Valley area! :clap ...

Absolutely LOVE the Owens Valley area!
:clap :clap :clap
Forum: Ride reports 04-23-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,408
Posted By acidman1968
You're romping around my old stomping grounds - I...

You're romping around my old stomping grounds - I grew up 15 miles south of Bishop in Big Pine. Absolutely LOVED that area, and you could spend a long, LONG time exploring all of the dirt roads,...
Forum: Ride reports 04-17-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 52,007
Posted By acidman1968
If your route brings you through Northern Utah,...

If your route brings you through Northern Utah, feel free to hit me up for some grub and possibly a campsite up one of the local canyons. I'm about 35 miles to the southwest of Salt Lake City - far...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-13-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,090
Posted By acidman1968
Hell, I haven't even considered trying to go up...

Hell, I haven't even considered trying to go up North or South Willow Canyons - let alone the SFT (and a KLR probably isn't the bike to try the SFT on). I just look across the valley from home and...
Forum: Ride reports 04-12-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 90,849
Posted By acidman1968
It sucks to lose an outstanding member of your...

It sucks to lose an outstanding member of your family such as Lola, and those of us who have canine family members all understand this. Dogs aren't "pets" - they're family, and when you bring a dog...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,070
Posted By acidman1968
These pics bring back a lot of memories - I grew...

These pics bring back a lot of memories - I grew up in Big Pine! I loved that area, and someday I'll haul the bike back and ride some of the roads / trails I rode as a kid.

Thanks for the RR -...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 267,307
Posted By acidman1968
Excellent pics of Zion, RRR! Mrs. Acid and...

Excellent pics of Zion, RRR!

Mrs. Acid and I were down in St George visiting my folks during Spring Break. We made the drive up Zion Canyon on the second-to-last day of private vehicle access...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 919
Views: 169,282
Posted By acidman1968
Yep! The "noses" are (in order): P47...

Yep!

The "noses" are (in order):

P47 Thunderbolt (nicknamed "The Jug")

P51 Mustang

P38 Lightning
Forum: Ride reports 01-22-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,032
Posted By acidman1968
Looking forward to seeing the rest of the...

Looking forward to seeing the rest of the report... :deal:deal
Forum: Ride reports 01-22-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,265
Posted By acidman1968
That was a totally awesome way to blow some time...

That was a totally awesome way to blow some time during a slow night shift! Thanks for taking the time to write it up, scan the pics from the slides, and even find locations in Google Street View! ...
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