The Chronicles of a Moe.ron

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Day Trippin'' started by UpST8, Jan 5, 2013.

  1. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    :super Pavement Ends :super
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  2. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    :happay Onwards and Upwards to Sierra Madre :happay
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  3. NSFW

    NSFW basecamp4adv

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    chris, thanks for the latest info. rode that area 5 years ago, really nice.

    hey brian, how are you doing? wish you a quick recovery.
  4. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    After 8 great miles of twisting, climbing, rock strewn dirt I make it to Sierra Madre

    An outstanding dirt ridge road

    Cayuma Valley on one side

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    Sierra Madre Mountains on the other

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    Made a left onto S Madre...though the sign said Locked Gate 9 miles, it also said McPhearson Peak 8 miles :wink:

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    Nice view up here and of course great cell phone reception :lol3

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    Found a couple Bench Marks

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    Feeling good to be up here gettin
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  5. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Brace yourself for the flower montage

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    OK..now that we got that out of the way...

    The gate was indeed locked after another mile:cry
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    This area begs me to come back with my pedal bike
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    Back the other way, for about 20 miles of dirt till we come back down off the mountain to 166 again

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    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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  7. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Sorry Mr. Poppey, meant no disrespect to leave you out of the flower montage

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    These roads really suck! Twisting and loose..terrible I tell ya, terrible :eek1

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    Make ya sick don't it?

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  8. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Down off the mountain and onto 166 to Tepusquet to Foxen Canyon and Home

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    Absolutely Beautiful Ride! May do it again this Sunday :wink:
  9. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Moe.ron's bike is back!! All fixed up, lubed and shiny ready for the next adventure :D
  10. Sasquatch2112

    Sasquatch2112 Asbestos

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    Moe did you ride to work today? Do you have Ken's sticker on the back of your helmet? If so I was behind you at the light near Harbor Freight. :clap
  11. moe.ron

    moe.ron Pig. Can. Fly.

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    I dont have a sticker on my helmet but I am right by the Harbor Freight. I ride everyday. :D

    When do you want to go for a spin?
  12. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Lots of the seasonal dirt and gravel roads have opened in and around Los Padres NF on 1MAY :wink:

    Doing a street ride this Sunday. Get in touch Lonestar if you are interested. Thinking about Angeles Crest. Taking the Wee Strom :deal
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    Sasquatch2112 Asbestos

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    Oh hell yes! I would love to ride with you guys!
  14. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Got out Friday for a quick 200 miles of twistys to dirt

    Twistys of Lockwood Valley Road :wink:

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    The dirt of Grade Valley :wink:

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    Got up nice and high on Hudson Ranch Road to look down on Quatal Canyon :D
    A view I had never experienced till yesterday...nice and cool up here :evil

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    Found some dirt which took me to a bird's eye view of Frazer Park as well :clap

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  15. Nixels

    Nixels Face fears - live life

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    Chris:

    You make So.Cal look almost habitable. :eek1

    :lol3

    :ricky Keep ridin'! :wave
  16. RTODAHL01

    RTODAHL01 Been here awhile

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    Looks like you are getting some miles put on the dirt roads.
    #1 dirt riding tip. Get up every time you fall:roflReally.
    #2 Yer gunna fall. Get over it.
    #3 Dress for the crash. I'm not kidding. Body armor is your friend.
  17. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    Well it's certainly not as nice as Oakland Nicky, but we make it work :D

    You get that XL600 up and going? :deal We got some riding to do :wink:
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    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    moe.ron? you writing this down? Thanks and we do or at least I do :lol3
  19. UpST8

    UpST8 turnin gas to noise

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    It feels like its been forever and a day since I rode with moe.ron :huh

    Time to fix that :ricky
  20. Nixels

    Nixels Face fears - live life

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    :nod

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