Where to Meet ADV Riders - South Sound

Discussion in 'Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet.' started by GSHighlander, Mar 18, 2007.

  1. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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  2. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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    Free Saturday. :ear












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  3. Maddaddy

    Maddaddy Greg

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    I'll be out on the Pen making the loop with my mate. Camping Fri / Sat.
    Last go before the snow.

  4. Gootch

    Gootch Been here awhile

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    The OlyRats are doing our monthly second Saturday street/pavement ride. The ride is not too ambitious this month. We are meeting at Trioumph of Tacoma at 10 (when it opens) and tehn heading t Port Orchard via waterfront-ish back roads east of 16. After that we'll figure it oout but will include a lunch stop and probably a run through the curves at Dewatto and Tahuya (which shoiuld be leaf covered, silty and damp - all good). You lot are welcome to join us.
  5. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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    Well, I hit FS 27 and FS 28 out of Quilcene along with some time on 2840 and some of the spurs off of each. Everything is still passable, no snow accumulation. This, of course, can change very quickly. Very nice day, a bit brisk too. No pics, the camera battery was dead. :doh
  6. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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    :lurk

    Got the camera battery charged.


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  7. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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    Made it out to FS 27, 2740 and some of the spurs today. DRZ ran well. Snow level is fairly high, no GPS so elevation is unknown. Weather wasn't bad, lots of seasonal streams, hit some rain on the way home, no biggie.

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    Thanks for looking.

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  8. LoFlow

    LoFlow Been here awhile

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    Nice pics, now I'm pumped. Think I'll try to hit the Skoke tomorrow.
  9. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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    I ain't forgettin' that tire tube swap. :deal
  10. LoFlow

    LoFlow Been here awhile

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    No sign of dust in the Olympics today. Snow level was down to about 3000 ft and definitely a little cold in the shaded areas. Just beautiful though and no traffic.

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  11. LoFlow

    LoFlow Been here awhile

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    I have... Let go of the past man. :wave
  12. dammitdave

    dammitdave Long timer

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    Nice pics both a' yuz guys! Had to travel on the holiday and missed ridin'. Thanks for posting. dd
  13. pakled

    pakled A3-7 rider

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    LoFlow, our paths would have crossed except for the snow up on top. I did notice your tracks when I backtracked to the other side of the mountain.
    I did have the camera running for some time. The picture is a link.
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  14. what broke now

    what broke now Petroleum Brother

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    Is it still possible to get thru to Hwy 101 over fs23, or is that long past?
  15. pakled

    pakled A3-7 rider

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    As of last Sunday I would say yes.
  16. PNWRR

    PNWRR not fragile

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    Some nice shots, boys. Haven't seen Pakled in some time. Still some good riding out there. WFC

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  17. pakled

    pakled A3-7 rider

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    I think we were taking a short cut home. :freaky
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  18. LoFlow

    LoFlow Been here awhile

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    I really thought I could make it over the top, well at least I stopped trying before I got in too much trouble. I'm getting a little wiser with age.

    Yeah all day long up there and I didn't see another rider or any tracks. I spent alot of time southwest of Spider on those roads you had shown Brian and I. Nice! But one more good snow and that place is done for the year. Snow's nice but I don't care for it hanging around up there so long in the spring.
  19. purpledrake

    purpledrake No Pretensions

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    I had that same question 2 weeks ago, and called the FS Pacific office in Quinault. Sorry, I forgot the guy's name, but he is in charge of FS 22 and FS 23, and drives those roads on a daily (?) basis. If you call the office there, and ask for the "road manager" they will put you through to him.

    BTW, 2 weeks ago there wasn't snow anywhere. Old news, I know.
  20. dammitdave

    dammitdave Long timer

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    Nice video, Pakled! dd