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Old 08-24-2012, 07:40 PM   #18451
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vitster: the XR650R is a pig i can sort of throw, and i don't really like the B cuz i hit the hard stuff that's perfect for a 250, but there is the option of riding the road and then the pig digs trenches at 70 mph (wheel going 90)...


RM: Ktm rally aint down for us red riders, but if you orange-ists ever open up to others, I do have a video of a harley in Lockhart basin! feel the love! any bike is welcome!

Group hug?


I'd be riding a red one if they would just put fuel injection, hydraulic clutch, good brakes, plush suspension and lighten it up a few pounds...
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Old 08-24-2012, 07:44 PM   #18452
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I'd be riding a red one if they would just put fuel injection, hydraulic clutch, good brakes, plush suspension and lighten it up a few pounds...
I'd ride orange if you chumps would pass the hat around and sponsor me! "I have mediocre riding to offer along with duct tape, and excellent fire camp story telling ability" Come on, do i have to put this on Kickstarter?!
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Old 08-24-2012, 07:47 PM   #18453
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I'd ride orange if you chumps would pass the hat around and sponsor me! "I have mediocre riding to offer along with duct tape, and excellent fire camp story telling ability" Come on, do i have to put this on Kickstarter?!
I'll chip in a bit just to pay for the leeker and camp tales, but I'm so cheap you'd still need a sugar daddy like Pluric to fill in the rest. I'd love to see your Kickstart story...
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Old 08-24-2012, 08:29 PM   #18454
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I do. I don't drink so I guess your SOL.

I won't be back in town until Monday. If you still need them by then let me know/
Monday or Tuesday would be great - thanks! What about some good root beer?

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Old 08-24-2012, 09:07 PM   #18455
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"I have mediocre riding to offer along with duct tape, and excellent fire camp story telling ability"
I can vouch for eight nights of that. You also forget, excellent skills at procuring a steady supply of whiskey.
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Old 08-24-2012, 10:45 PM   #18456
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RM: Ktm rally aint down for us red riders, but if you orange-ists ever open up to others, I do have a video of a harley in Lockhart basin! feel the love! any bike is welcome!

Awww... I accept the label as long as it doesn't exclude me from finally getting another Honda when they finally make something worthwhile.

Planning to go walkabout through a variety of places en route to Bend. Just ordered me maps.
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Old 08-25-2012, 08:20 AM   #18457
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vitster: the XR650R is a pig i can sort of throw, and i don't really like the B cuz i hit the hard stuff that's perfect for a 250, but there is the option of riding the road and then the pig digs trenches at 70 mph (wheel going 90)...


RM: Ktm rally aint down for us red riders, but if you orange-ists ever open up to others, I do have a video of a harley in Lockhart basin! feel the love! any bike is welcome!
Actually....It's open to any flavor!

At the So Lake Tahoe Orange Adventure Fest that Trailtwister n I attended last year we rode with ...

- an F800 Beemer
- a highly modified XR650 Honda
- many orange things, most with Scorpion ATs mounted
- many "I just bought this & wanna see what it will do" riders

They really don't care what you ride, you just need to pay your entrance fee. & eat their steaks.

Most of the KTM sanctioned rides are more mild to appeal to the general population. We found a more hard core local to show us around. There will probably be one at Bend.

There was about 150 riders at Moab, 7 were from Utah. About 100 at So Lk Tahoe - "This ain't no Moab" was the reasoning.

KTM always brings their big rig & 3 Pro riders so you can "Ride with a pro" even if he doesn't know the trail.

They also provide FREE repairs & maintenance on your bike if you ask. Like a free FI map upgrade & filter wash that I obtained.

Plus lots of great stories of "You should have seen what we ran into on the way here..."

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Old 08-25-2012, 10:00 AM   #18458
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I'm in. It will be a little later though, 6:30 - 7. little green pickup, crf450x
Lets ride again. ate owe won - sex saven tree won sex ate tree -Dan
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Old 08-25-2012, 10:48 AM   #18459
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MTB Sunday

Ryman and GardenGrrrrrrl and I are meeting in the Canyon's Ski Resort lower parking lot at 8:30 am to shuttle the Mid-Mountain trail on pedal bikes... PM if interested.
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Old 08-26-2012, 06:50 AM   #18460
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You tried to help, Thar counts :)

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Old 08-26-2012, 06:55 PM   #18461
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Lets ride again. ate owe won - sex saven tree won sex ate tree -Dan
Huh? You won a tree and then had sex with it and then ate it.
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Old 08-26-2012, 07:03 PM   #18462
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Huh? You won a tree and then had sex with it and then ate it.
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Old 08-26-2012, 09:29 PM   #18463
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Huh? You won a tree and then had sex with it and then ate it.
That made my night,
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Old 08-26-2012, 10:26 PM   #18464
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That made my night,
o
tree huggererers unite!
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20 mile pedal singel track today was enough to get you into shape for serious rides... You don't pull 300 a day agro on a moto if you can't 10 or 20 on foot or a pedal bike!

and youtube freeride at the canyons ski resort!!!! ... gravity is the engine, so you have a 35 lb bike capable of ludicrousness that i'm a bit too old except i do own armour so... Race engine? Gravity. It's not the same as desert exploration, but neat stuff if you're not concernced about going to the ER.
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Old 08-27-2012, 06:46 AM   #18465
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20 mile pedal singel track today was enough to get you into shape for serious rides... You don't pull 300 a day agro on a moto if you can't 10 or 20 on foot or a pedal bike!

and youtube freeride at the canyons ski resort!!!! ... gravity is the engine, so you have a 35 lb bike capable of ludicrousness that i'm a bit too old except i do own armour so... Race engine? Gravity. It's not the same as desert exploration, but neat stuff if you're not concernced about going to the ER.

Dude. That was an awesome ride! I was totally in survival mode about the last three miles. I'm definitely going back to ride the lifts.
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