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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-25-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 49,120
Posted By Trumper
Stuck in the Ferry Association Loop! 338168

Stuck in the Ferry Association Loop!

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Forum: Equipment 03-21-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,149
Posted By Trumper
I shot a Canon 50d dSLR for many years. I had a...

I shot a Canon 50d dSLR for many years. I had a good landscape lens that cost as much as the camera!

I really wanted a good telephoto as I like bird photos and sometimes didn't want to get...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,098
Posted By Trumper
A few of those are good points, a few just old...

A few of those are good points, a few just old stuff.

IMHO, YMMV, etc.:

*$ poseurs are usually sportbikes.

Was wearing my $$$ BMW jacket and went down at 70mph. $8k damage to bike, 0...
Forum: Equipment 03-13-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,646
Posted By Trumper
I carried my dSLR and a 70-200mm lens in my top...

I carried my dSLR and a 70-200mm lens in my top case. The camera body and 17-40 landscape lens was in a small padded case with a zipper top. I left it open in there for quick access. The tele lens...
Forum: Equipment 03-13-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,646
Posted By Trumper
I carried my dSLR and a 70-200mm lens in my top...

I carried my dSLR and a 70-200mm lens in my top case. The camera body and 17-40 landscape lens was in a small padded case with a zipper top. I left it open in there for quick access. The tele lens...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-12-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7,519
Views: 2,580,304
Posted By Trumper
Nacimiento-Ferguson Road goes right through the...

Nacimiento-Ferguson Road goes right through the Hunter-Liggett Military joint.

This sign is on that road (tank is abandoned there--perhaps to make a point):

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...was tempted to scrawl...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-03-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 222,810
Posted By Trumper
Blue Swallow Motel, Tucumcari, New Mexico. Old...

Blue Swallow Motel, Tucumcari, New Mexico. Old Route 66.

Incredible neon (and great place to stay)

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-27-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2,098
Views: 578,031
Posted By Trumper
Looking for "service" at the Bar Sluts gas...

Looking for "service" at the Bar Sluts gas station
(abandoned station in Nevada)

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-27-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 127,754
Posted By Trumper
BMW GS: valve check 336401

BMW GS: valve check

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-26-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 813
Views: 114,348
Posted By Trumper
Ferry across Steamboat Slough, connects CA 220 to...

Ferry across Steamboat Slough, connects CA 220 to Grand Island.

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-18-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 116,415
Posted By Trumper
Red Passion Flower (don't know the scientific...

Red Passion Flower (don't know the scientific name)

In back of the Whale City Cafe, Davenport, California.

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The red, purple, and yellow on this flower were just outstanding!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-17-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 49,120
Posted By Trumper
Common Element: Continental Divide ...a bit...

Common Element: Continental Divide

...a bit higher elevation (taken in Yellowstone).

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-11-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 4,370
Views: 635,834
Posted By Trumper
The old wood and iron bridge on Mattole Road at...

The old wood and iron bridge on Mattole Road at Honeydew, California.

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-28-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,562
Posted By Trumper
Ready to take off for King's Canyon at 0630. ...

Ready to take off for King's Canyon at 0630.

The Stanford Tree was ready to go!

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-25-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,189
Posted By Trumper
Unpossible. Because: 334251

Unpossible.

Because:

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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-20-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,189
Posted By Trumper
End? :lol3

End?

:lol3
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-14-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,189
Posted By Trumper
There was no "Start" sign on the other side of...

There was no "Start" sign on the other side of the road....

(One of the best twisties in Northern California)

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...and btw, this is the junction of 36 with 101 just south of Fortuna,...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-16-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2,028
Views: 379,614
Posted By Trumper
Dawn Redwood

According to the fossil record, these were thought to be extinct for 20 Million years. They were found again in a remote part of China in the 1940s.

They were seeded in colder climates around...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-12-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 502,116
Posted By Trumper
325887 Mad River, California (on Highway...

325887

Mad River, California (on Highway 36).

Stopped for a sandwich, then noticed this sign....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-03-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 9,477
Views: 3,785,550
Posted By Trumper
323357 An old, no longer used, concrete...

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An old, no longer used, concrete bridge over the Van Duzen river, Highway 36, Northern California.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,438
Posted By Trumper
Thanks for the replies. Looks like most are...

Thanks for the replies. Looks like most are thinking around $13k? Prolly go a bit higher to start e.g., $14k and take $13.5

Per request, bike has:

Anniversary Pkg: White, special graphics,...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,438
Posted By Trumper
Yep, those links show exactly what I'm talking...

Yep,
those links show exactly what I'm talking about "low retail/trade-in" and then actual retail.

It's about right on what the shop is offering me: $9.5k, then they'll sell it for 14-15k.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,438
Posted By Trumper
Price on GS advice (please)

Due to medical issues, I'm going to sell my 2010 Anniversary GS. My dealer with sell it for me, but they do the usual "look up wholesale price" and only give me that. Example: Wholesale ballpark...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-10-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Trumper
Yeah, I saw that they opened 108 again today. ...

Yeah, I saw that they opened 108 again today. I'm still guessing they'll leave 120 "Closed" til this Gubmint nonsense gets resolved.

I found a few web cam sites here:
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-09-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5,237
Views: 511,371
Posted By Trumper
Sorry: King's Peak from Shelter Cove to Wilder...

Sorry: King's Peak from Shelter Cove to Wilder Ridge. (I get that mixed up with King's Ridge Road further south...).

Partially paved, graded dirt in places...but no gnarly stuff.

But I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-09-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5,237
Views: 511,371
Posted By Trumper
Three days from SF is plenty. What kind of...

Three days from SF is plenty.

What kind of bike? Can you handle dirt? What about rocks and ruts?

Three choices really:

Usal Road. This is tough and variable due to weather. If it...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-09-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Trumper
Well, it's snowing around the Yosemite area right...

Well, it's snowing around the Yosemite area right now (10 Pacific, 10/9).
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-07-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Trumper
Eastern Sierra Color Reports - October '13

I'm looking for live color reports for the Eastern Sierra. Anywhere from south of Lake Tahoe -- 88, 4, 395, 108, 120, and on down 395 to Lone Pine. Side canyon in and out runs too if someone gets...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-01-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7,519
Views: 2,580,304
Posted By Trumper
http://31.media.tumblr.com/3af950be73740fd3b2d33c3...

http://31.media.tumblr.com/3af950be73740fd3b2d33c39d6c9cf12/tumblr_mu0b69Chmg1s211ydo1_1280.jpg

and...
...
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,315
Posted By Trumper
I've had a Valentine 1 for eight years and well...

I've had a Valentine 1 for eight years and well over 100k miles in the Western States. It has saved me many, many times from $$$$$ tickets.

National Parks always have crazy low speed...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-09-2013, 10:34 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 222,810
Posted By Trumper
What program/camera takes 169 photos in a row...

What program/camera takes 169 photos in a row automatically?

I'm assuming you didn't stand there and use a shutter release every 30 seconds for over two hours?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-15-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 222,810
Posted By Trumper
Wow, the exposure range in this photograph is...

Wow, the exposure range in this photograph is amazing! I see a 10 second exposure in the EXIF data, and don't really understand how that's possible that the fireworks are (not blown out) exposed...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-02-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 7,519
Views: 2,580,304
Posted By Trumper
Highway 12, "Lolo Pass," Montana ...

Highway 12, "Lolo Pass," Montana

http://twiggins.smugmug.com/Other/SmugShots/i-6LzQ9Sd/0/L/moosecrossing-L.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 05-31-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 14,153
Posted By Trumper
Solvang, California, USA, North America, Earth ...

Solvang, California, USA, North America, Earth

(just in case our friends from outside the Solar System want to find it...)
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-06-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,357
Posted By Trumper
Open Range, Nevada. These were vectoring...

Open Range, Nevada.

These were vectoring right on me, so I stopped in the middle of the road to let them cross over and grabbed the camera. I liked how the males were protecting the female up...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-30-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 182,182
Posted By Trumper
The Secret Passage: ...

The Secret Passage:

http://twiggins.smugmug.com/Landscapes/Motorcycle/i-JZPDMfv/0/X2/secretpassage-X2.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-18-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1,401
Views: 502,116
Posted By Trumper
Old gas station that's now the Pot Shop on...

Old gas station that's now the Pot Shop on Highway 128, California.

Be sure to stop in if you need some Pot. :rofl

http://twiggins.smugmug.com/Other/Abandoned/i-LdBKHwt/0/XL/PotShop-XL.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-10-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 23,337
Posted By Trumper
Highway 28 ...

Highway 28

http://twiggins.smugmug.com/Landscapes/Landscapes/i-BjGmnCD/0/XL/y32-XL.jpg

Gran Tetons

http://twiggins.smugmug.com/Landscapes/Landscapes/i-H79vxRX/0/XL/y105-XL.jpg

I have some...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-10-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,143
Posted By Trumper
Yep, Rocky and his Dad, George. I think George...

Yep,
Rocky and his Dad, George. I think George was in his 90s and had lived out there most of his life. He passed on a few years ago.

Here's a pic of my friend Leslie with George a while back....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-08-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,261
Posted By Trumper
OK, I'll take half credit cause I rode the GS to...

OK, I'll take half credit cause I rode the GS to the Fire Festival.

They had all those fans going and that thing was like a 20 foot high fire tornado. Pretty awesome.
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