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View Results: Have you ridden Pachaug Trail before?
Yes 153 25.71%
No 156 26.22%
I have not but I want to! 292 49.08%
I am scared to ride it.... 10 1.68%
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Old 02-20-2012, 09:35 PM   #5401
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yeah! Waiting to see some video here as well!
This Rider has five videos [50 minutes worth] up on his youtube channel from the No-Snow-Run.


http://www.youtube.com/user/trailnut63?feature=watch


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Old 02-20-2012, 09:51 PM   #5402
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Here one of me getting passed buy a guy then getting held up by the same guy. I think they called this muddy slop hole filled with boulders the "Tar Pits".

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Old 02-20-2012, 09:54 PM   #5403
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You ran that enduro w/out water?
You forget Ed's trademarks...Home Depot gloves, a t-shirt, bluejeans and no water. Now he's got Klim pants, wears a chest protector and is looking for water. He was a real man until he started hanging out with us.


And thanks for the video link, Bomber.
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Old 02-20-2012, 10:09 PM   #5404
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Here one of me getting passed buy a guy then getting held up by the same guy. I think they called this muddy slop hole filled with boulders the "Tar Pits".


I think that's the waterhole I fell sideways in. Soaked the entire right side of my body...felt great on the road sections.

Did you see the speed at which AA man flew by you?
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:39 AM   #5405
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that red button on the right is generally the e-starter from the little I know.. So what's the button on the left? Horn?
The kill switch is on the left..
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:48 AM   #5406
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The kill switch is on the left..
He's justy ribbing me because I have to kick start my bike. No more enduros for me until that is fixed.
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Old 02-21-2012, 05:02 AM   #5407
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I think that's the waterhole I fell sideways 1
You spend more time on the ground and trees than two wheels.you might look on inventing endurotree
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Old 02-21-2012, 08:40 AM   #5408
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Protocal??

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Here one of me getting passed buy a guy then getting held up by the same guy. I think they called this muddy slop hole filled with boulders the "Tar Pits".

Geez, Is there any protocal when passing? seems like both times it could have been a disaster!
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Old 02-21-2012, 08:51 AM   #5409
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Geez, Is there any protocal when passing? seems like both times it could have been a disaster!
The protocol is you need to immediately move to the side when someone is behind you. They generally give you a shout. Shout or not, move over quickly. It's actually not bad. They don't need much room to pass.
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Old 02-21-2012, 10:11 AM   #5410
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Yup, if you hear someone going woooo wooooo they are not cheering you on. I got passed by just about everyone with no problems If you hear a bike or the shout just pull over to the side and give them room. You dont have to come to a complete stop if you can ride to the side of the trail. In some tight spots where there really is no room to pull over I just made sure I held my line and either waved them on or shouted go go go as loud as I could and did a head nod. They found away around
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:22 PM   #5411
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Anyone looking for a 08 450 exc? I got one...Down sizing to fit the 990 and enduro season in!
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:37 PM   #5412
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Here's a shot of Kreech roosting someone at the end!

http://youtu.be/byR5p7kgNbk
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:41 PM   #5413
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Here one of me getting passed buy a guy then getting held up by the same guy. I think they called this muddy slop hole filled with boulders the "Tar Pits".

Here is what it looks like in the same section from the guy who is trying to pass. The dude with the orange pants is fuckin flying! It looks the same anyway. Rob, do you have a half blue fender?
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Old 02-21-2012, 05:16 PM   #5414
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The guy who did all the videos was on minute 28 so the Pachaug boys are in many of them.
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Old 02-21-2012, 06:36 PM   #5415
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Here's a shot of Kreech roosting someone at the end!

http://youtu.be/byR5p7kgNbk
9:12, what a touching scene, broke my heart LoL.

They were dropping like flies at the end. Had to hold up after that creek because someone was on the ground.
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