The Rally Raid : Mexico, 2013

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Epic Rides' started by slowoldguy, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    Just got back.
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  2. akaDigger

    akaDigger Amateur Adventurer

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    What date did you cross into?
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  3. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    Tolantongo Las Glorias.


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    Our new best friends. Mayanita and uhhhh.......some dude's name. Whatever. They rescued us. BTW. Tolantongo is closed on Mondays and stops serving anything at 5:00 pm Sunday afternoon. In case you were wondering.

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  4. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    We started last Friday and ended this Thursday.
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  5. akaDigger

    akaDigger Amateur Adventurer

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    I recognize the terrain at the Presa and Tolantonga.. We were at Zimapan around Jan 15
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  6. Aanarchy

    Aanarchy Long timer

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    Help us out and post a pic of your route on a map. Ya know - like Tricepilot
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  7. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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  8. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    If I knew how....it would be here. See Luddite, supra.
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  9. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    Breakfast at the top of those damn switchbacks. [​IMG]
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  10. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    Day 4. Barranca Metztitla to Zacualtipan. Or bridge? We don't need no stinking bridge.
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  11. Aanarchy

    Aanarchy Long timer

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    Damn you're making me hungry. Guess I'll head over to East Dallas for some La Banqueta tacos.

    You're gonna make me work for it. Lessee...where are those maps...
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  12. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    I'm letting the pics do most of the talking and hoping my tripmates will chime in with some stories behind the pics. We'll see how that goes.
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  13. slowoldguy

    slowoldguy Tire Tester

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    Sending digits. Find yo maps and call.
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  14. terrapinneck

    terrapinneck Been here awhile

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    Benjamin is the guys name. I would like to comment more but everytime I do I have flashbacks of Rick's ditch, which, I believe is coming up soon.....
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  15. terrapinneck

    terrapinneck Been here awhile

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    and the big question remains, what designates a curva peligrosa.....?:ear
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    One you are not prepared for.
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  17. jimmex

    jimmex Guero con moto

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    Good answer.
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  18. slowoldguy

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    Day 4. Barranca Metztitla to Zacualtipan. Or bridge? We don't need no stinking bridge.

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