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Old 01-29-2013, 01:25 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by Gypsyangel View Post
Planning an offroad trip to Colorado (The Colorado Back Country Discovery Route) this August with many trails leading over 12,000 ft high passes. Sounds like fun,doesn't it?

The difficulty I forsee is I ride a 2006 XT225. I've heard it will need to be rejetted and that's fine. But what else should I expect? Will it really have THAT much difficulty? Any tips would be appreciated.
Head over to and read the posts and ride reports by Muniac. He and the misses rides their XT's all over Colorado and they don't seem to have any issues whatsoever.

Maybe look into the "dial-a-jet' thing. Then you can adjust to whatever altitude you're at and won't have to worry about the jets.
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