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Forum: Australia 06-05-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,085
Posted By rowdy_im
Happy to help any way needed Snowy mountains...

Happy to help any way needed
Snowy mountains area,Jindabyne
Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Australia 05-25-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,299
Posted By rowdy_im
Thanks guys

Home this morning,stayed over a night camped along the Murray river along the Dave's plain tk ,
Thanks all
Rowdy:1drink
http://rowdyim.smugmug.com/Sports/Mixed-bike-shots/i-Nzq8CsL/0/M/image-M.jpg...
Forum: Australia 05-12-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,312
Posted By rowdy_im
did the 3 corners last year in late Aug,,,bloody...

did the 3 corners last year in late Aug,,,bloody hot mid to high 30s
drank 12 litres in the 2 day crossing
mainly rode early morning and into the evening



...
Forum: Australia 03-19-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,299
Posted By rowdy_im
im in

due to my holiday plans being cancelled,i have six weeks off with not much to do
so count my in for this shin dig :1drink

cheers
Rowdy
Forum: Australia 10-16-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 352
Views: 33,111
Posted By rowdy_im
Only read a few comments through this thread from...

Only read a few comments through this thread from both sides of the discussion,
as someone who has crossed the Simpson 6 weeks ago
We thought we were well prepared and years of experienced long...
Forum: Australia 08-14-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,499
Posted By rowdy_im
it will be fine

I just finished packing the Kato and leaving the 22nd aug for a Simpson crossing
will be at the western end(Mt Dare) about the 1st/2nd Sept ,Ill keep a ear out for any grunting sounds and look for...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,560
Posted By rowdy_im
that just sucks

heading out there in a months time,seen many a ride report with happy snaps taken in and around the bus,and was going to include mine....

just other example of the so few fxckxng it for the so...
Forum: Australia 07-22-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,540
Posted By rowdy_im
Mr Touser I must be a good mate then,Ive...

Mr Touser

I must be a good mate then,Ive never left ya
starting to get a bit excited now for the Desert onslaught

cheers
Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Australia 07-22-2013, 01:17 AM
Replies: 5,387
Views: 320,009
Posted By rowdy_im
remember it well

Mr Donk
you make it sound like it wasn't fun,looked in my archives and found these happy snaps,and yes you look a bit dejected
but as me and Lloydy kept saying to each other "its all part of the...
Forum: Australia 07-19-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,828
Posted By rowdy_im
Laugh all going well,,we will be there

4 of us are heading to it after crossing the Simpson,keep a eye out for us
2 KTM and 2 XR 650

Cheers
Rowdy :1drink
Forum: Australia 05-29-2013, 11:33 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,472
Posted By rowdy_im
Not that I have used it in the past:evil As...

Not that I have used it in the past:evil

As you approach Tom Groggin station heading down from Mt Hope Rd(Tom Groggin Tk) or from the Pinnibar Tk you will see a clearing of nice green fields with...
Forum: Australia 05-26-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,472
Posted By rowdy_im
Depends on which track you come in from ...

Depends on which track you come in from

Davis Plain and Mt Pinnibar Track you may be pushing your luck
these tracks close about the June Long weekend
but the Tom Groggin Track(Mt Hope Rd) stays...
Forum: Australia 05-24-2013, 02:20 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 34,432
Posted By rowdy_im
Laugh Four of us heading out late aug then to...

Four of us heading out late aug then to birdsville races as detailed above
Getting closer now........
Rowdy
Forum: Australia 05-10-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 19,283
Posted By rowdy_im
I will be leaving Jindabyne at 11.00(Gloria...

I will be leaving Jindabyne at 11.00(Gloria Jeans) if any one is heading down the Barry Way /Mckillops Bridge down to Delegate

cheers
Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Australia 03-07-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 277
Posted By rowdy_im
Dargo Weekend ride 15th/16th 17th March

A few of us Jindabyne guys are heading down to Dargo for a weekend of riding ,staying at Dargo Pub Friday and Saturday night,I have booked for 14 riders (2 cabins) for those nights ,couple of mates...
Forum: Australia 02-25-2013, 02:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,804
Posted By rowdy_im
My yz 250 I pick up a few years back its a 2000...

My yz 250 I pick up a few years back its a 2000 model
I never ride it much ,just looks pretty in the shed
everyone should have a two smoker ,they sound ,smell unreal and go like a scalded cat
I...
Forum: Australia 02-18-2013, 02:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,562
Posted By rowdy_im
We come back that way last May,it was a bit deep...

We come back that way last May,it was a bit deep ,but we have had very little rain of late so it should be fine
don't turn off on the Major clews trail,, follow through to Khancoban ,it comes out on...
Forum: Australia 02-01-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 41,549
Posted By rowdy_im
Mr Donk That troublesome knee again aye I...

Mr Donk
That troublesome knee again aye
I will be definitely heading out next year ,

Trev ,when ya know the dates for next year let us know and I will lock it in

cheers
Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Ride reports 01-25-2013, 01:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,501
Posted By rowdy_im
Thanks guys excellent,,,,heading up that way in...

Thanks guys
excellent,,,,heading up that way in Aug ,you have given me a few POI to visit

cheers
Rowdy
Forum: Australia 01-25-2013, 01:20 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 19,283
Posted By rowdy_im
Try again Russ X 1 ferals5 x 2 camping ...

Try again

Russ X 1
ferals5 x 2 camping
Crustyvarmint
Squizzy
BergDonk
roscoau x 2
DD x 1
Graeme-in-Oz x 1 (pending shoulder recovery going ok)
Forum: Australia 01-14-2013, 02:29 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 19,283
Posted By rowdy_im
Count me in ,,,,who,s booking the band,,,, its...

Count me in ,,,,who,s booking the band,,,, its been a bit quite since the inaugural one back in 08

cheers
Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Australia 12-26-2012, 03:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,416
Posted By rowdy_im
The first view of the valley of the snowy is...

The first view of the valley of the snowy is impressive, from the Seldom Seen end.


Thou don't get distracted by the view its a long way down if ya miss a corner :evil

Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Australia 12-23-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,350
Posted By rowdy_im
Make your own ,or have a mate or metal shop...

Make your own ,or have a mate or metal shop bend/weld them up for you
the metal cost me $ 60 ,I made three sets with it all
if I had more spare time I would make and sell them,as you say they are...
Forum: Australia 12-23-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,416
Posted By rowdy_im
yes , times 2 ,,about 90 km of it

yes , times 2 ,,about 90 km of it
Forum: Australia 12-02-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,252
Posted By rowdy_im
We have had very little rain and inflows have...

We have had very little rain and inflows have really dropped off
you should be right,I have crossed it plenty of times and not once come away with dry boots
so to be safe just walk next to your...
Forum: Australia 11-23-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 34,432
Posted By rowdy_im
See PM for reply I would love to do other...

See PM for reply

I would love to do other Vic High country ride its the matter of finding the time,,
Looking at heading down to Mallacoota in March
might see if other ADV riders want to tag...
Forum: Australia 11-20-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 34,432
Posted By rowdy_im
So far its just me and a mate with maybe a...

So far its just me and a mate with maybe a support ute
I have off from the 22nd Aug till 16th Sept
Looking at leaving Jindabyne on the 23rd Aug make my way up to the corner country via the...
Forum: Australia 11-20-2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 34,432
Posted By rowdy_im
2013?

Simpsons Desert is over for 2012 unless you are very brave or stupid to survive the heat
just putting the feelers out there whos heading out and across in 2013
I just put in my long service leave...
Forum: Australia 11-20-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,215
Posted By rowdy_im
+1 for the One Planet We have them in our...

+1 for the One Planet
We have them in our Survival Kits at work and have slept on the snow in mine a few times got down to -10 and was still warm,pays to spent up on good thermals to wear while...
Forum: Australia 11-15-2012, 01:36 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,123
Posted By rowdy_im
I wish Trev,My Dad only saw motorbikes as a cheap...

I wish Trev,My Dad only saw motorbikes as a cheap mode of transport to and from work,

Always loved that photo ,he must of had some pride thou ,sitting his son up on his new bike.

don,t ya just...
Forum: Australia 11-14-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,123
Posted By rowdy_im
http://rowdyim.smugmug.com/Other/My-Smug-Mug/i-WpK...

http://rowdyim.smugmug.com/Other/My-Smug-Mug/i-WpKbJk8/0/L/me%20bike1-L.jpg

I think I am winning with the youngest age
taken late 1970 ,dad had just brought it ,it looks a powerful beast
if only...
Forum: Australia 10-15-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By rowdy_im
Called past there on the weekend ,yes unless you...

Called past there on the weekend ,yes unless you like your most of your lower half of your body being wet and are good at dewatering engines it may be wise to hold on to getting across ther any time...
Forum: Australia 10-15-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,967
Posted By rowdy_im
I was down that way on the weekend ,no real...

I was down that way on the weekend ,no real dramas, Vic side is well maintained ,as you get closer to Jindabyne it could do with a grader run over it ,does be come a little tricky when wet
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-21-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 829
Views: 135,091
Posted By rowdy_im
ride

The bit I missed last year Corner Country/Simpson Crossing/and finish off at Birdsville Races
Its a while off but it will come quick ,,,, I watched this last night and has me thinking only 11...
Forum: Thumpers 09-21-2012, 04:01 AM
Replies: 829
Views: 135,091
Posted By rowdy_im
Lloydy lights is just the name we gave them due...

Lloydy lights is just the name we gave them due to the fact the guy that suggested we buy them was of that name
see link for the fleabay item
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-21-2012, 01:04 AM
Replies: 829
Views: 135,091
Posted By rowdy_im
One of my Lloydy lights died on the trip last...

One of my Lloydy lights died on the trip last year also same thing wires broke as per your photo
have to get onto the individual that recommended them
cant be too bad thou looking at buying some...
Forum: Ride reports 09-21-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,345
Posted By rowdy_im
good stuff

:thumb
Excellent work there Trev/Bernie
are ya full time retirees/leisure seekers yet,,looks that way
good to see ya on the bikes having a hoot

cheers
Rowdy:1drink
Forum: Australia 09-04-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,242
Posted By rowdy_im
Barry Way Closure/Update

All

Local council notice on Barry Way condition/update

cheers
Rowdy:1drink


COMMENCEMENT OF ROADWORKS
Barry Way, Lower Snowy
Forum: Australia 07-27-2012, 03:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,983
Posted By rowdy_im
I used to do a lot of riding on Stockton in the...

I used to do a lot of riding on Stockton in the early 90,s
I revisited it a few years ago with a mate and he asked the same questions
My best advice was ride your bike like its a rental/or stolen ...
Forum: Australia 06-27-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By rowdy_im
cool lets do it

Yes Mr Donk

Lets hire out Cooma Show ground for the weekend ,add lots of water and bikes

sounds like fun....

they may not want us back the following year thou:evil

Rowdy:1drink
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