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Old 01-28-2013, 04:36 PM   #16
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Awesome RR! We were soooo close to riding out there Sun, but wuss'ed out. Thanks for showing us what we missed.

Great video.
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Old 01-28-2013, 04:57 PM   #17
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Too much of a good thing was a good title! Non-zonies may not realize what a big deal that much water is to us desert rats!
Well done, thanks.
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Old 01-29-2013, 03:24 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by ARZ View Post
It was the 10, and NO.

Im riding the 09 450 now.

After our ride, I wanted to see what the river looked like, and I almost swamped the bike coming back. In this video, at the spot where they splash across the stream, the water was almost seat height, and returning I was going against the flow and it stopped the bike DEAD!
great video work!
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:07 PM   #19
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Awesome stuff!!! Thanks for sharing!
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Old 02-03-2013, 03:56 PM   #20
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Thanks for the post. Nice to see folks able to ride this time of year.
This is what our water looks like these days

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Old 02-05-2013, 10:18 PM   #21
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Great pics. Those washes get downright deadly really quick don't they? We will be begging for these days come July.
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Old 02-06-2013, 05:29 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by azredline View Post
Non-zonies may not realize what a big deal that much water is to us desert rats!
I learned to ride in East Mesa / Apache Jct, used to be open desert back in the early 70's.

There were powerlines running South of Broadway near Crisman Rd that would go out past what was probably Baseline / Southern and there was a pond (sort of) out there.

I haven't been out there since the late '70s.

It was a neat place to grow up.

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