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Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Yesterday, 08:58 PM
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Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
What is this "trailer" of which you speak? I...

What is this "trailer" of which you speak? I heard friends with Harleys discussing them...but they wouldn't explain what they meant...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Yesterday, 08:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 515
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Except determining that a road "causes a problem"...

Except determining that a road "causes a problem" is on the whim of the local forest service office. And all too often these days these offices are run by environmental extremists who's goal is to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. Yesterday, 08:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 818
Posted By IdahoRenegade
No problem with those doing so. What amazes me...

No problem with those doing so. What amazes me is the thought that those using mass transit expect others to subsidize their transportation choice, rather than paying their own way.

If all the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-11-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
There is an awesome route from Yellow Pine to...

There is an awesome route from Yellow Pine to Burgdorf, we did it this summer on the BOM 1000. I haven't run dirt from there to Elk City, but there are some great routes north of EC, and of course...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 5,273
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Good luck with your pending escape from NY. I...

Good luck with your pending escape from NY. I did so 20 years ago, best thing I ever did. Attitudes in the west (well, once you get away from the coasts anyway) are much different. Far more...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Lets play it by ear for a few more weeks and see...

Lets play it by ear for a few more weeks and see how the routes look. IDBDR is supposed to come out in early JA. If the MT 1000 ends on Friday, it would leave Sat to get to the start of the IDBDR. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,845
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Sounds pretty interesting. Is there any way to...

Sounds pretty interesting. Is there any way to conveniently work the Gravelly Range road into the route? That day was probably the nicest day of backcountry riding I've ever had.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 5,273
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Not everyone, even in the western part of the...

Not everyone, even in the western part of the state, lives in the lowlands that don't see ice and snow. The whining over studded tires by the state is like listening to a 12 year old throwing a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 5,273
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I have lots of money in Nigeria that I need to...

I have lots of money in Nigeria that I need to get out. Send me your banking info and I'll split it with you!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5,784
Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Which intercom system do you use? I have a Sena...

Which intercom system do you use? I have a Sena SMH10 and love it with my phone. Music, phone, turn by turn nav all all from one device is pretty sweet. I couldn't get the two headsets to sync to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 12:08 PM
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Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Looks like the kind of place a snowmobiler would...

Looks like the kind of place a snowmobiler would ride up!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,845
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Do you have a tentative route in mind Timmer? I...

Do you have a tentative route in mind Timmer? I just might have to run this one-way and the IDBDR the opposite direction the next week. How about doing this North to South....starts and ends closer...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-10-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Post 30. I'll edit the first post tonight and...

Post 30. I'll edit the first post tonight and add that.
Forum: Hacks 12-09-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Well, actually, 3 things do: 1) Finances 2)...

Well, actually, 3 things do:
1) Finances
2) Lack of shop space
3) SHMBO

But yeah, I hear ya. The right tool for the right job.
Forum: Hacks 12-08-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Ya got me, I knew they were shaft drive and...

Ya got me, I knew they were shaft drive and forgot. Guess I have to add the half hour to convert to chain drive.
Forum: Hacks 12-08-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I was really concerned with the gear ratio. From...

I was really concerned with the gear ratio. From the videos I'd seen, it looked to be geared pretty darned high even for street use, let alone technical off road. The off road stuff looked like you...
Forum: Hacks 12-08-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By IdahoRenegade
That just might be what happens. I've taken my...

That just might be what happens. I've taken my RZR places that have surprised a lot of people on ATVs that I ride with. It climbs better than most ATVs (longer wheelbase)...stuff that would have me...
Forum: Hacks 12-08-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Ural vs. SxS (RZR/UTV)?

I'm wondering if we have anyone that rides or has experience with both SxS ATVs (UTVs, etc) and a Ural 2WD? I currently have a Polaris RZR 800 50". It's a fun rig, but I'm tired of being forced to...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-08-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
They are pretty ambitious! I think they will...

They are pretty ambitious! I think they will have quite a fight getting over Magruder and Lolo that early. Hope they make it thought, sounds like a fun trip!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-03-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 6,846
Posted By IdahoRenegade
It's past time I made it to this-IN!

It's past time I made it to this-IN!
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 12-02-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 2,906
Views: 694,590
Posted By IdahoRenegade
How did your repair go? I'm just wondering if...

How did your repair go? I'm just wondering if you found a shortcut to this that I missed.
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 11-28-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2,906
Views: 694,590
Posted By IdahoRenegade
You're in for a good time. I just put one of...

You're in for a good time. I just put one of those brackets on-finished this morning as a matter of fact. To get that one damn screw in you need to drop the exhaust. To drop the exhaust you need...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-27-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I'm not sure. I just saw the schedule, looks...

I'm not sure. I just saw the schedule, looks like the week before IDBDR. Now, if it goes north to south, it would be interesting to run it, then loop back up IDBDR. Heck of a coupe weeks of...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-26-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
It is a distinct possibility:D Doesn't help...

It is a distinct possibility:D

Doesn't help much. You guys didn't look any better after a few shots. Works differently when the ladies are around. :D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-25-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I suspect we'll have defensive weapons pretty...

I suspect we'll have defensive weapons pretty well covered :D Thanks for the pics.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-24-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,838
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Sandpoint is too far to commute to Spokane; you'd...

Sandpoint is too far to commute to Spokane; you'd be hating life. Didn't realize where they did the crew exchange. I can't tell you much about Spokane proper, I'm a country boy and only go to the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-24-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,838
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Have you considered Sandpoint, Idaho? There is...

Have you considered Sandpoint, Idaho? There is an Amtrak station there, and in my admittedly biased position, I think it's a nicer, though much smaller, community. But right on the end of Lake Pend...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5,784
Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I'm still hopeful...but we're at a higher...

I'm still hopeful...but we're at a higher elevation and our private road is mostly in shade. Once the ice forms, it tends to stay until spring.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 5,784
Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
You know, I've been trying to keep the "denial"...

You know, I've been trying to keep the "denial" thing alive in my mind. After 2 weeks with COLD temps, I was still hopeful-the driveway was still nice and dry. Was hoping for a warm spell for a last...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-23-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Done, just signed up for a bronze membership. In...

Done, just signed up for a bronze membership. In the grand scheme not a lot of money given what they are doing for us. I'm looking forward to seeing the route. It sounds a lot like the BOM 1000,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-22-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Cool! Did you go to the motorcycle show in...

Cool! Did you go to the motorcycle show in Seattle? Did BDR say any more about the route?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-20-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 973
Views: 59,090
Posted By IdahoRenegade
aka SHMBO? Or maybe in some relationships HMFIC?

aka SHMBO? Or maybe in some relationships HMFIC?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-20-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5,784
Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I was thinking it would be fun. But looking at...

I was thinking it would be fun. But looking at the weather and thinking about the Seattlites driving over Snoqualmie Pass has me thinking it's better just to stay home. I can stand to spend some...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-20-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 5,784
Views: 338,569
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Very sorry to hear that. We have been losing way...

Very sorry to hear that. We have been losing way to many from the local moto/ohv community over the last few years.


On a sunnier note, anyone going over to Seattle for the bike show this...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-20-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 973
Views: 59,090
Posted By IdahoRenegade
LOL, resistance is futile. Or no fun anyway....

LOL, resistance is futile.

Or no fun anyway. Though I was won over by the Brits rather than the Austrians.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-19-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,797
Posted By IdahoRenegade
How does the week of JL 25th to AU 2nd look? ...

How does the week of JL 25th to AU 2nd look? With Saturday (the 25th) being a travel day to the start point (Jarbridge, NV) with the IDBDR starting Sunday morning? As early in the year as possible...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-19-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 973
Views: 59,090
Posted By IdahoRenegade
Yeah, kinda got tired of you guys running away...

Yeah, kinda got tired of you guys running away from me last summer! Actually though I was happy with the Wee most of the time, but the suspension wasn't up to the rough stuff at speed. Tiger r...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-18-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 973
Views: 59,090
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I hope they are back up quickly! Can't wait for...

I hope they are back up quickly! Can't wait for next year's big adventure ride. Are you planning on organizing a BOM 2015? If so I may need to be "sick" for a few days in order to do it and IDBDR....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-17-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,693
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I likie! Sure wish those Timbersled kits weren't...

I likie! Sure wish those Timbersled kits weren't so expensive.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-17-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,934
Posted By IdahoRenegade
I said that pretty much cynically/humorously. We...

I said that pretty much cynically/humorously. We have 20 acres, so I can get plenty of standing dead for fuel, which I would otherwise have to cut and slash burn anyway. And yes, it makes for a...
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