Missouri Adventure Riders Thread

Discussion in 'Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States' started by ThumperDRZ, Jun 7, 2007.

  1. Oh2RideMore

    Oh2RideMore Long timer

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    You riding the ural or 2 wheels? Is that riding to wy in one day?
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  2. MizzouRider

    MizzouRider Long timer Supporter

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    Two wheels. The Ural is for sale. Taking the GSA. It’s the same route I took one other time. Day two was across Beartooth Pass. I camped in Yellowstone NP. My vertigo is still here, but manageable. The Ural was fun. But I can’t get do long distances on it. At least not in a short time.
  3. Oh2RideMore

    Oh2RideMore Long timer

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    Trailering out there? Congrats on the retirement.
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  4. sieg

    sieg Wearing out tires......2 at a time, day after day. Supporter

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    Dam MizzouRider :dunno That's over 900 miles. That's worse than Camel Bill! Why would you want to do that? You and Bill both need retirement lessons.
    But congratulations on retirement.....and being able to iron but it yet. :beer
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  5. Oh2RideMore

    Oh2RideMore Long timer

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    Yeah, still got work myself, so days limited, only reason I still do iron butts, looking forward to lots of free time to do max of 400 miles a day. West coast is calling.
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  6. MizzouRider

    MizzouRider Long timer Supporter

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    Nope. Not with the GSA. I like doing loops. So I’ll probably come back to St Louis on a southern route. Maybe highway 50 across KS.
  7. MizzouRider

    MizzouRider Long timer Supporter

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    Just want to get the plains over with. Once I get the iron butt out of the way, I hope to slow down. I just have never been very good at it. Especially when riding alone.
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  8. GotFog

    GotFog Been here awhile Supporter

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    Congratulations on your retirement. Have fun. By the way, how do you like your new bike?
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  9. MizzouRider

    MizzouRider Long timer Supporter

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    The CTX? It’s sitting in my barn up at the farm. . Still trying to sell the Ural. Need to add a few things to it (CTX) (No center stand, or rear rack) for starters. The few rides I’ve taken on it have been very comfortable. Although I see some seat work coming this winter. Highway pegs.. Protection for the rear panniers. I got a good deal on it, so spending a few bucks is ok with the boss.
    Thanks for the congrats. I’m tired of working. Looking forward to six Saturday’s and a Sunday.
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  10. rustynut2

    rustynut2 Been here awhile

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    Missed you out at Gunnison last week. Day 3 had the best track and some new scenery. You at least could of shown up on the flower sniffer rides with the other old farts, lol
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  11. ed gaines

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    If you know of anybody looking for a 450L send them my way...Thanks
  12. MizzouRider

    MizzouRider Long timer Supporter

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    Would really have liked to have been there. We had all six grandkids here for the week though. (There were a few moments I was really wishing I was in Colo.) :becca
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    jowannab Been here awhile

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    i alway wish,,,,i was in Colo.................
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  14. GotFog

    GotFog Been here awhile Supporter

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    Hey the master....

    Can you please explain the clown/woman icon? After some beers, she becomes oddly intriguing.....
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  15. Themastermike

    Themastermike Think you caught me in a coma Supporter

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    Just a Juggalo image from the internet. Glad you found it intriguing.
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  16. dgjackson40

    dgjackson40 Been here awhile

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    Just curious if the riders my nephew and I met going through Piedmont Missouri just before noon today are on this site? He and I had a great day exploring. Almost thought to turn around and tag along!
  17. Oh2RideMore

    Oh2RideMore Long timer

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    Not me, but will will camping this week down at sam baker and looking for some good riding. Riding the versys with 80/20 tires so gravel and pavement fine. Know a bit of the area, but looking for more good scenic riding. Heading down from stl tomorrow.
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    dgjackson40 Been here awhile

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    Which days will you be at SamA? I may be able to get out for another ride this week sometime.
  19. Oh2RideMore

    Oh2RideMore Long timer

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    later today through friday. planning on taking a mixture of 21,143,49, u, o, e, and other lettered roads down. Lots of good riding that way.
  20. sieg

    sieg Wearing out tires......2 at a time, day after day. Supporter

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    MO. "alphabet soup" you can't go wrong. ^
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