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Forum: Alaska 03-11-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 498
Posted By ScooterboyII
Want your scooter hauled to Alaska?

Heading up to Alaska from central California coast with an enclosed trailer around the end of April with room for a motorcycle.

If you want me to carry your bike up there and drop it off at a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-11-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 332
Posted By ScooterboyII
Question Will haul bike to Alaska

I'm going to Alaska around the end of April from central California with an enclosed trailer with room to carry a motorcycle. Since I'm turning this into a vacation I might not be in Alaska until the...
Forum: Alaska 07-18-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 698
Posted By ScooterboyII
I did it about 2 weeks ago in 3 days which seemed...

I did it about 2 weeks ago in 3 days which seemed just about right. To stay on the smoothest part of the road I had to ride about 70 percent of the time as far right as possible just before the drop...
Forum: Alaska 07-11-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 646
Posted By ScooterboyII
Thanks Full Power. Went to the Cheveron Station...

Thanks Full Power. Went to the Cheveron Station
this morning & got a ride from 1st person I asked.
In Fairbanks now at shop.
Forum: Alaska 07-10-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 646
Posted By ScooterboyII
Tok to Fairbanks

I'm traveling through and I need get my bike (98 GS) from Tok to Fairbanks. The clutch went completely out and needs to be replaced. Any help would be appreciated.
call or text 805-310-9097
Forum: Canada 12-09-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By ScooterboyII
I don't know how much, or if any more is done. ...

I don't know how much, or if any more is done. Those things seem to take awile, but hopefully they will finish soon enough that I'll be able to travel on it.
Forum: Canada 12-08-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By ScooterboyII
I ran across this site: ...

I ran across this site: freeownersmanualpdf.net/ebook/mackenzie-highway-extension-engineering-update.pdf

I wonder if this is ever going to happen.
Forum: Canada 12-08-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By ScooterboyII
Wrigley NWT to Fort McPherson, YT

Hey, what's this noise about a road to be built from Wrigley NWT to Fort McPherson, YT? And another 100 mile stretch from Invuik, YT to Tuktoyaktuk, YT? Sounds like a good time to me!
Forum: Alaska 12-08-2012, 03:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,027
Posted By ScooterboyII
I guess I'll be doing the Dempster in June after...

I guess I'll be doing the Dempster in June after the D2D.
Forum: Equipment 12-05-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,937
Posted By ScooterboyII
Casejeep, I have the...

Casejeep,

I have the Kathmandu jacket and TPG pants and I'm VERY happy with them. My riding consists of cross country with about 25% dirt/logging roads in all kinds of weather....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-29-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,681
Posted By ScooterboyII
See ya tomorrow

See ya tomorrow
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-27-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,681
Posted By ScooterboyII
I'm in, rain, hail,snow or sleet. Should be...

I'm in, rain, hail,snow or sleet. Should be Friday.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-26-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,681
Posted By ScooterboyII
I'm in:wink:

I'm in:wink:
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-24-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,681
Posted By ScooterboyII
I'm not sure what your all about, but I need to...

I'm not sure what your all about, but I need to go somewhere. Ok to show up with the tent I need to rain test for my Alaska trip next year?
Forum: Alaska 11-15-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,453
Posted By ScooterboyII
That's a thick lightening strike. When somebody...

That's a thick lightening strike. When somebody gets struck by lightening up there, they probably just get vaporized, and their friends just think they got cold and:rofl moved down to the lower 48.
Forum: Americas 11-07-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 751
Posted By ScooterboyII
If you have mapped a route around the freeways,...

If you have mapped a route around the freeways, then go for it. There are plenty of back roads all the way through California. You biggest problem would be the extra time it takes to travel those...
Forum: Americas 10-31-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By ScooterboyII
Thumb GS, Are making a banzai trip so those...

GS,

Are making a banzai trip so those Mexican cartel guys can't get you? I envy you, have a good trip.
Forum: Trip Planning 10-31-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,717
Posted By ScooterboyII
Thumb I eat those energy bars or trail mix and lots of...

I eat those energy bars or trail mix and lots of water and Gatorade/Powerade. When stopped for gas they always seem to have banana's that I grab on my way out from getting rid of my liquids.:wink:
Forum: Trip Planning 10-31-2012, 10:15 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 50,609
Posted By ScooterboyII
Wicked Rest stops are about the last place I'd try to...

Rest stops are about the last place I'd try to sleep for more than about 20 minutes. They are very noisy and since your sleeping out in the open with people walking by all night, it's very hard to...
Forum: Alaska 10-22-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 24,634
Posted By ScooterboyII
How to post: 1. Copy these instructions along...

How to post:
1. Copy these instructions along with the most current list of names.
2. Hit "New Reply" button (no, not the "quote" button).
3. Paste your copy.
4. Add the next number and your...
Forum: Americas 09-28-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,996
Posted By ScooterboyII
Scooterboyusa, I'll be going next year...

Scooterboyusa,
I'll be going next year and plan to go through Cody, Wyo taking the blue highways and enter Canada from Montana. I'm retired, so very flexible and if we couldn't meet...
Forum: Americas 08-28-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,155
Posted By ScooterboyII
That looks like a wonderfull trip. I will be...

That looks like a wonderfull trip. I will be going there next year and will take that route. I too would like to be in Salem, Or in time for the BMWMOA ralley. Can you camp most or all of the way?...
Forum: Trip Planning 06-26-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,868
Posted By ScooterboyII
I went with the Medic Alert dog tag thingy/wallet...

I went with the Medic Alert dog tag thingy/wallet card. It costs more, but it has a phone # they can call or a web page they can look up to see what meds you take and past medical history.
Forum: The Garage 06-26-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,910
Posted By ScooterboyII
Using AMSOIL on a BMW R1100GS I had 20,000 miles...

Using AMSOIL on a BMW R1100GS I had 20,000 miles when I changed the oil and sent in a sample. The results were very good, so next time I might go 30,000 miles. The Ford diesel has gone 36,000...
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,155
Posted By ScooterboyII
Disliking the heat as much as I do, I just plan...

Disliking the heat as much as I do, I just plan my trips not to be where it's hot at night. I head for the high elevations in the summer, and will go to the hot and or humid part of the country in...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-26-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 13,294
Posted By ScooterboyII
I would go down the hill in 2nd or 3rd gear using...

I would go down the hill in 2nd or 3rd gear using a little engine braking and lightly using both front and rear brakes while picking a line to miss the biggest rocks. No need to stop since the road...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-11-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 9,542
Views: 1,929,373
Posted By ScooterboyII
Seems like the most frequent comment I receive is...

Seems like the most frequent comment I receive is "I rode a motorcycle once but fell on a gravel road and never got back on."
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,173
Posted By ScooterboyII
Question Very good looking seat. Hope it works for the...

Very good looking seat. Hope it works for the wife.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-07-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,606
Posted By ScooterboyII
Yes, I will ride on a flat, straight road. And...

Yes, I will ride on a flat, straight road. And on a twisty mountain road. And on a gravel or dirt straight and/or twisty road. And on a goat trail to the top of a mountain. I just wanna be on two...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-07-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,299
Posted By ScooterboyII
I have never heard of a speed limit on dirt.!?...

I have never heard of a speed limit on dirt.!? How can you get a ticket when there is no type of law enforcement?:roflIf there was a speed limit (15 mph?) I wouldn't go there.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,347
Posted By ScooterboyII
If you have never done any dirt riding before you...

If you have never done any dirt riding before you will no doubt hurt yourself on that bike. It is just too much bike for a beginner dirt rider, no matter how long you have ridden on the pavement.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,586
Posted By ScooterboyII
Never heard of 'em. Sounds like I never missed a...

Never heard of 'em. Sounds like I never missed a thing.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By ScooterboyII
Hope he had on good riding gear on and is doing...

Hope he had on good riding gear on and is doing OK:waysad
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 710
Posted By ScooterboyII
Did Nipomo, Ca to Wenatchee, Wa in 18 hours once.

Did Nipomo, Ca to Wenatchee, Wa in 18 hours once.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-11-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,202
Posted By ScooterboyII
That place sucks!

That place sucks!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,371
Posted By ScooterboyII
The same thng was happening on my 1100 GS and it...

The same thng was happening on my 1100 GS and it was the ground connection to the battery. It has that little metal extension so you can get to it without taking the tank off and after getting new...
Forum: Face plant 04-09-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,346
Posted By ScooterboyII
Only 5 or 6 weeks recovery? That looks like a...

Only 5 or 6 weeks recovery? That looks like a bad break to me, but then I'm no doctor. I noticed that the lawnmower has a license plate on it. How fast was it going anyway?
Forum: Regional forums 01-17-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 190,070
Posted By ScooterboyII
Cool2 I'm in!

I'm in!
Forum: Trip Planning 01-16-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,747
Posted By ScooterboyII
I have never found a deodorant I like. I take a...

I have never found a deodorant I like. I take a 99 cent bottle of isoproyl alcohol & wet a rag or paper towel to rub myself down with. It kills all the germs which causes the stink you or anybody...
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