Pensacola area riders

Discussion in 'The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan' started by XT Thumper, Mar 11, 2008.

  1. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

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    No. beyond my comfort level. Good luck and let us know what happens

    Timberlake ride. Second best spot on Eglin. Friday might be possible. Been awhile since I rode there. 4 miles from my house so I kinda know my way around
  2. Wombatsrus

    Wombatsrus Eats, roots and leaves

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    I can do both.
  3. abramsgunner

    abramsgunner Been here awhile

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    Anyone thinking of the Perry Mountain Fun Run 1/29....? Probably too cold for me... but you never know the way the weather has been this year. Never been there, but looks tempting.


    Edit: Reading up now.. just a single 7 mile loop, but still could be fun for a noob like me... lol
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  4. Graybush

    Graybush I like turtles.

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    I'd love to see Roczen stay healthy and keep it interesting. I look forward to watching him in the outdoor season, too. My wife and daughter just like him because he's cute. :lol3

    We've been to Atlanta Supercross the last three years, but I think we're going to skip this year. That's a LOT of driving for three hours of entertainment.
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  5. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

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    Perry Mountain is always worth the trip. the fun runs are for family and kids so the trail is not horrible but really FUN.

    Watch the weather cause it can get real nasty up there. If you have not been you need to go! Check the PM DS thread for videos.

    edit: dont believe anything those PM guys say!
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  6. Easyrider 58

    Easyrider 58 Control Enthusiast

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    I'm headed to Jax on Thursday for a BMW rally at Camp Blanding. You gonna be there still? Going with a group of 5 including Lensrider. Rumor has it, its gonna be a good time.
  7. Madhouse

    Madhouse Semi-Goodlookin!

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    Will there be tunes?
  8. Easyrider 58

    Easyrider 58 Control Enthusiast

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    Always...Looney tunes!
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  9. SR56

    SR56 Long timer

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    Good video comparing the DRZ and the WRR:



    Which is better....it depends.
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  10. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

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    I'm returning tomorrow but have heard of this ride. Check out Polar Bear thread for video I just posted.

    Ride safe
  11. Easyrider 58

    Easyrider 58 Control Enthusiast

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    Nice video...looks like an excellent event. I'm gonna make it a point to attend next year. Have a good ride home tomorrow.
  12. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

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    Trans Fla ride March 11 and 12.
    So mark calendars for Stienhatchie!!!
  13. YJake

    YJake PAR Nation

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    Gumbo ride 2017?!

    IN

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    :dukegirl

    -Jake
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  14. Vico1

    Vico1 The Maestro

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    Yea. Gumbo run. 2017.:clap
  15. waysherr

    waysherr Behind Bars For Life

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    Had gumbo last night watching the game.......my wife makes THE BEST gumbo!!
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  16. Davebert

    Davebert Too damn serious!

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    My mother in-law thinks she makes the best gumbo. :rofl

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  17. SR56

    SR56 Long timer

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    Well of course she does....and even if she doesn't you better tell her she does :lol2.

    Waysherr....where can I buy a sheet of expanded metal about 5' x 8' in Pensacola, any recommendations?

    A guy at Industrial parts supply was telling me about a buddy of his and the aluminum trailer he had, how they take it up to the mountains and his friend rides this big Kawasaki and smokes the sport bikes.....I told him I knew his buddy :-).
  18. SR56

    SR56 Long timer

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    You better tell her she does too. It wouldn't hurt your marriage a bit. Seems like a lot of women make the best gumbo around.....the worst I ever had was excellent :lol3.
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  19. Davebert

    Davebert Too damn serious!

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    :thumb
  20. BluePill

    BluePill AARP Slacker

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    Ah, yes. Once again it's Microsoft Update Tuesday, wherein all the Windows machines slow to a crawl while Redmond's latest "oops" are corrected.

    Some of us are old enough to remember the 1970's, when were told of a coming time in the near future where computers would speed things up and create a "Paperless Office".

    Ha, Ha - Joke's on us!
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