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Old 01-12-2013, 08:51 PM   #22606
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Good stuff all. No riding for me because I'm @ Disney World with my 2 boys. 7 & 11, oh wait, the 7 year old will be 8 in 09min:
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Old 01-12-2013, 11:40 PM   #22607
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Old 01-13-2013, 05:28 AM   #22608
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Nice RR Eric

Looks like you are getting a good sampling of the area.....
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Old 01-13-2013, 08:20 AM   #22609
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Old 01-13-2013, 09:15 AM   #22610
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Rode with my neighbor Spectre around Blackwater (65) miles or so. Visited with Barney and his sons (great young men)!

It was a beautiful day!
Enjoyed the visit, thanks for stopping by.
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Old 01-13-2013, 10:12 AM   #22611
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Looks like you are getting a good sampling of the area.....
Thanks. I managed not to get myself stuck in sand this time.

For any amateur filmakers out there, this is what I do with my spare time:

http://youtu.be/w2Vc3g9BLv0

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Old 01-13-2013, 10:22 AM   #22612
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Very well done!
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Old 01-13-2013, 11:07 AM   #22613
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Old 01-13-2013, 01:20 PM   #22614
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Sunday from Navarre to ??.?

Wow, what a weekend!

Rode a great loop of Blackwater dirt on Saturday.

This morning Spectre (who is my nextdoor neighbor) and I rode out of my yard and hopped on the range. Navigated puddle road and up to points north before crossing 87.


Found this tank on the way to the fence line bordering the OLF.



Headed up to Grassy Point. Every time I ride out here, I am grateful that we get to ride to such awesome places, legally!






After that I showed Spectre the awesome sites at Escrabano Point, just beautiful. (Click to see shortest vid ever)




Of course the trail heading out there is very treacherous with DEEP water holes everywhere. We used a stick to see where the bottom was in some of them.


Keeping with his crashing ways, Spectre went down in some sand and retweaked his recently healed collarbone.

Several miles down the road he figured out what the problem was, BEARINGS!
Not just bearings but front wheel bearings!

I rode back to my place and grabbed the truck to haul his bike home.

Not a bad day though! 65 miles of sand, puddles, tanks and the most awesome views you can ride a dirtbike to in this area.

(Last time I was at Escrabano Point was with our buddy Rbin........hope he starts riding again with us soon)

Also, Go Barcia!
Davalos is an animal getting on the podium after that nasty heat crash....thought he was dead.
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Old 01-13-2013, 01:35 PM   #22615
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DeJaVu, We used the stick technique as well. Great riding out there.




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Old 01-13-2013, 01:36 PM   #22616
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Old 01-13-2013, 02:54 PM   #22617
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Spoiler alert: go to the left at that puddle
Nope, we went right!

Rotorhead, I knew you and Ian went last week. We saw your tracks and I think we may have used some of your sticks.....
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Old 01-14-2013, 02:48 PM   #22618
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This weekend

I know some of the fastburners are going to Highland Park... also there is a Hare Scramples at Hardlabor Creek in Chipley FL but I am going to be out again this coming weekend...

Yall have fun and be safe out there. How about a week day ride on Thrusday - dirt or street
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Old 01-14-2013, 02:53 PM   #22619
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Cool2 Sunday ride

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http://youtu.be/w2Vc3g9BLv0
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Very good quality video, L-T-S!! Looks like you were investigating Perdido. I just put an offer on a house out there. I haven't spent a lot of time at that part of the beaches around here, but I think I am going to start!


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Hope somebody went cause I didnt get to go....
Report and pics please...



Yes it was! I took the Hussie out Sunday midday for a little "back in the saddle" ride (only a 2-month hiatus) and rode Hwy 87 southwest, behind the power substation/ ATV trail and powerline for a bit--
Looks like I missed WD and Spectre-- that woulda been fun.

Bike still needs lighter springs; took 20ml out of each fork with no real improvement. Back to R&R we go...we will get this little bitch dialed in one way or another
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:14 PM   #22620
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Spoiler alert: go to the left at that puddle
The one time I rode out there we used the middle. And most of the time it was only inches deep.
I never went back because I don't like using my bike like a jetski.
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