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Old 07-13-2008, 12:59 PM   #1
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Looking for Uncle Phil

The KLRworld folks put together a nice ride yesterday:
http://klrworld.com/forums/index.php/topic,8898.0.html

Amy and I were at the Fairgrounds in Stevenson by 8:30, waiting to meet up with the West Side crew



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Old 07-13-2008, 01:00 PM   #2
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We hadn't been there too long when Arno and the rest of the gang showed up...











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The plan was to find Gorge Rider's Uncle Phil at Lower Falls Recreational Area up on FS90. We jetted up Wind River Highway, stopping briefly at Old Man Pass...







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When we got to Lower Falls Uncle Phil was no where to be found. We did come across a gaggle of geese and a duck a little further up the road...






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We headed south on FS88 towards Trout Lake and Gorge Rider's "Fishing Shack"







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...where at last we found Uncle Phil



Gorge Rider had provided a wonderful repast and Uncle Phil flipped the burgers.







We crowded into the cramped and dingy shack to wolf down our food in the stifling heat. Gorge Rider really knows how to rough it! Thanx Tim! :Hap1:

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after lunch we took over the pumps at the troutlake gas station
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The ride up Eckhart Point was scenic, to say the least, but I had a little trouble just below the summit...

http://vimeo.com/1336394





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Eventually we all made it to the top, one way....



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The sun was in the wrong place for me to get a good shot of MtHood, lacking a filter on my camera...





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more views from the top of Eckhart Point



what is this shit?




there were a few cameras up there. I bet some of you guys got better pix than I did-let's see 'em!




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The ride down was relatively uneventful















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