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Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 41,317
Views: 7,708,989
Posted By LewisNClark
Just sharing this link....

For all of Us off road riders to watch...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFAMaXnw83k
Forum: Face plant 03-31-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,485
Posted By LewisNClark
Thanks for the educational VIDEO.

You're lucky it wasn't worse. Little pink ribbons were barely noticeable until you were on the ground.

Thanks for sharing. Glad you were not hurt too bad...
Forum: Americas 03-29-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By LewisNClark
Wicked Trip Planning

Might try down the screen a few inches to the "Trip Planning" thread.
Forum: Equipment 02-24-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 748
Posted By LewisNClark
Keep it simple...

I've traveled easily 20-30k miles with at least 1,000 on off-road trails. Usually for a month at a time.....

4 yrs ago I bought a Gateway NetBook (10"x7"x 1/2" thick - smaller than a sheet of...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-31-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,272
Posted By LewisNClark
Do yourself a favor....

Get any accessories, skid plate, crash bars, jackets needed...if possible. Many dealers will give you a 20% to 40% discount on accessories when you buy the bike...mine gave 30%.
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,484
Posted By LewisNClark
They'll probably break....

One drop and the plastic will probably split open....you're better off with pelican or storm or one of the look-a-like plastic boxes that are more durable....but personally hate side opening cases.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-01-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 948
Posted By LewisNClark
Typical of MicroSoft

The below from a chatroom about s&t in Win8. Sounds like its best to have the new version 13 of S&Trips to work with win8. Microsoft owns both products and one hand does not know what the other is...
Forum: Equipment 12-28-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,364
Posted By LewisNClark
Thanks for doing that GSAragazzi

Rear view did not work for me.

Mounted on fairing has it place. Probably on straight roads.....Longer paved roads.

But the helmet cam version gives a more panaramic view when you see something....
Forum: Equipment 12-26-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,251
Posted By LewisNClark
What he said....

COSTCO flashlights are very hard to beat. I think I could drive a car with one of them.. When I bought the two pack they were like $8.00 each. Get a Harbor Freight battery charger and 4 rechargeable...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-15-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Independence House

Thomas Jefferson pretty much single handed wrote the Declaration of Independence in the below building. The only marker is the below little sign on the gate to his rented residence in Philadelphia....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-15-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
The Dalles and Long Narrows

This is what the Long Narrows and The Dalles look like today from a map compared to Clark's sketch in above picture. Clark was riding in a dugout canoe (big fir tree with the center dug out to look...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-15-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
American Philosophical Society Building

Recently got an invitation to see the real Lewis and Clark Journals at the American Philosophical Society building in Philadelphia. Was most surprised that I was allowed to actually pickup and touch...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-11-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,181
Posted By LewisNClark
Great scenery...thanks for sharing.

Lewis and Clark hiked through LEMHI Pass in Sept 1805....first white men to cross the Cont. Divide at LEMHI.

You ought to checkout Gibbons Pass and road along North Fork of the Salmon...Lolo...
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1,451
Views: 84,832
Posted By LewisNClark
Thanks!!!!

Thanks!!!!
Forum: Equipment 12-03-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1,451
Views: 84,832
Posted By LewisNClark
Thanks for sharing your knowledge

Thanks Emmbeedee,
Can anyone tell me if the "dashboard" on the Elite is unique to the Elite, or does the GoPro 3+ have a dashboard also.

Thanks,
LnC
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 11-25-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,809
Posted By LewisNClark
Smart phone versus Garmin

Add "Microsoft Streets and Trips" and "EasyGPS" and an Otterbox to my iPhone and I'd take that over any GPS, any day. Bluetooth, Internet,etc are more reasons for a smart phone. A Smart Phone is a...
Forum: Trip Planning 09-05-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,398
Posted By LewisNClark
I use it too! In the latest version it alway...

I use it too!

In the latest version it alway writing out you route to a gpx file to load directly into your gps or SD card
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-31-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,196
Posted By LewisNClark
Have a WR250R and an F800Gs

For me its the perfect combo. I do ride the WR daily for short trips less than
100 miles, WR feels Like 1/2 the weight of F800GS.

Atlanta to Seattle last year and I actually prefer the F800 over...
Forum: Hacks 07-22-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,292
Posted By LewisNClark
Look out for yourself first.

I too like to give a fair price. But considering 59,000 miles on a '74 you know you will probably spend some $$$, tweeking and servicing a few things...and be closer to a 2012 or 2013 Ural, that has...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-06-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Just past above marker...

Just east of above picture ..... they hit 4 feet of snow and camped for 27 days.

http://lewisandclark.smugmug.com/12ReturningHome-ThePlan/LongDayCampsite/i-HsNGfps/0/L/LCLongDaySign-L.jpg
...
Forum: Americas 06-05-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 307
Posted By LewisNClark
Nope

You need all the space you can muster.

I did have a tiny fm radio..and picked up Clark Howard talk show at the Article Circle...reception was no problem...but the scenery is too much to listen to...
Forum: Americas 06-02-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By LewisNClark
Riding on Rez

Been stopped by reservation police twice, both times in Arizona, simply cause they both said I was on Reservation property. Told both I thought it was a public road, and kept going my way. I figure...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-26-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Myers Lake of Mayberry

I’ve always wondered where this lake was. And it was not easy to find.

The famous Myers Lake on the Andy Griffith Show, in the introduction scene and 5 or 6 episodes were filmed at Myers Lake. ...
Forum: Americas 04-29-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,753
Posted By LewisNClark
Solo riding

I do solo long rides every year. Usually Atlanta to Montana and Idaho.

Not mechanically inclined so I have a list of Beemer dealers handy. Only issue I've ever had was finding the right size tires...
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,267
Posted By LewisNClark
Pelicans

Takes patience but you can also find used one on eBay,AdvRider, craigslist, etc in $40 to $50 range. I'd rather have one Pelican or Storm box than two ammo cans.
Forum: Equipment 04-01-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,267
Posted By LewisNClark
Not worth it.

I have two of those, good to keep ammo dry but the lids will easily blow off on a motorcycle and will only store about 1/2 of what a Pelican case will.

I just bought 2 NEW Pelican cases at an...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-07-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,473
Posted By LewisNClark
Emerald Lake......

Yea, what he said. And may I add that Emerald Lake does look like that, that's not a color filter, or trick phtography.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-28-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,441
Posted By LewisNClark
Pyramid Tower Road

Pyramid Tower Road in Idaho. Few miles south of Gibbonsville, Idaho.
Lewis and Clark Campsite. Free last two times I was there.
...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 01-17-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1,286
Sticky: Tet
Views: 119,130
Posted By LewisNClark
received email

Looking forward to the TET and TetS email.

LewisNClark
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 01-17-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1,114
Sticky: TetS
Views: 96,084
Posted By LewisNClark
Received the email...

Looking forward to the gpx and a new ride.:D

LewisNClark...

aka: Ed
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-15-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,989
Posted By LewisNClark
thanks for sharing

Great route...some really good roads.

Went right by my farm...next time stop in .:lol3
Forum: The Garage 01-06-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,155
Posted By LewisNClark
Containers

Bought container several yrs ago for storage....
Range from $1,200 to $2,000 for typical length and height plus delivery and setup. I found containers difficult to work with...IMO.

Pole barns...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-01-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 115,957
Posted By LewisNClark
Top of Lolo Lolo Trail - Idaho

About 100 miles from civilization.


http://lewisandclark.smugmug.com/8BitterrootMountainsandLoloTra/Lolo-Trail/i-WKQgcGk/0/L/LCF8BigTrees-L.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-20-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Tim ...

Tim really interesting more if you've got it.

We in the US never hear of much of the heroism from WWII.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-18-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Thanks again...

Thx for the coordinates...And detail directions...I will definitely be heading there in better weather..the original sites are important to me, so I will be checking out the Pryor cabin and Pryor...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-18-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Wow...wow.wow

I was within 10 miles of the grave last week but it got dark before I
Could get there...

Thanks for this...nice marker..most impressive. I will eventually make it there and to the site of the...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-12-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Amazing to have all those Hist. markers at one...

Amazing to have all those Hist. markers at one location. That been added to my travel bucket list.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-03-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Wicked Interesting...

picture of grave please..!!!!!!!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-03-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Osage and Three Forks area.

Nathan hale Pryor (member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition) was one of the first to explore that area. L & C Exp. was over in 1806' and Pryor soon after the exp. was on his way to Oklahoma.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-19-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 61,627
Posted By LewisNClark
Wm Clark return thru Bozeman Pass and the YStone Rvr

In 1806 on their return journey from the Pacific back to St Louis, Clark and Lewis split up and explored different directions.

With no map, Clark used his compass, sexton and the sun to figure...
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