MT.Shasta with H2O

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Day Trippin'' started by shasta650, Jun 26, 2016.

  1. The Virginian

    The Virginian Long timer

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    Beautiful area to ride and looks like it's peaceful.
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  2. Siskiyou

    Siskiyou n00b

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    We have the exact same neighborhood. I am a newbie but if you ever want to get out let me know.
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  3. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    Sounds good! "the older I get the faster I was",,Mostly ride to explore places.
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  4. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    007a.jpg Merry New Yr. Last yr ,record precip,, this yr. not so much ,second driest Dec. on record. We've had a temp inversion for a couple weeks ,cold down low ,warm up high. Did a rare New Yrs. day ride up the Mtn. Not enough snow for Skiing. View into Diller Canyon
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  5. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    35 degrees down in the Shasta Valley fog 008a.jpg ,,,55 up here !!
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  6. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    Explored around 015a.jpg various logging rds. for a couple "warm" hrs,headed down,, ,Black Butte with Mt. Eddy in the background
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  7. waylongway

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    This weekend should be the end of that.......:raindance

    A few weeks ago going over mendocino pass to Covelo.....:loco

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  8. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    wow ,waylong ..scary !!!! hope all is in 1 piece!!
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  9. liv2day

    liv2day Is Anyone Here a Marine Biologist! Supporter

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    Frickin' awesome shot man!
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  10. waylongway

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  11. BruceWA

    BruceWA Been here awhile

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    If you haven't you need to ride in the pumice on Whaleback!:muutt

    Northern Kalifornia has lots of great riding off and on the road!!

    Excellent report and some pictures make me want to load up and return to the area!
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  12. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    MT.SHASTA,,with 50% H2O. 14000FTvolcano in the smoke since late June ! 3 huge devastating man caused fires south of us, Carr,Hirz,Delta fires burned over 1,000 homes in Redding, Several fires north along the Oregon border,contibuted to the smoke,, Burned thru hundreds of miles of amazing dual sport country,Glad I spent a lot of time exploring it all, Private timber will clear 002a.jpg cut every stick,while the Forest Service will let their timber rot oh well, Mt. Shasta is above my handlebars,,,really!
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  13. waylongway

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    Hoopa fire a few weeks ago .....
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    Had to ride clear to the coast to find Blue sky....:fpalm
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    Top of Stewart Springs on better days.....:pope

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  14. shasta650

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    001a.jpg Finally smoke free!! Fires contained and a north wind cleaned us up..Wandered toward the north edge of the Delta fire in the distance just contained today@ 60,000 acres Trinty Lake in the upper far right
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  15. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    Rode into Tamarack Lake,special spot!, hung out enjoyed the clean air,,beautiful Fall day 004a.jpg
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  16. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    Recent rain,snow ended the crazy fire and smoke devastation,Thousands of structures gone,including some in remote places I explore. Remains of Slate Mtn Lookout on the Trinity divde after the Delta Fire slate mtn a.jpg Was a beautiful wood timber lookout,,retired ,not used for many yrs.
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  17. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    002b.jpg Lots of great H2O this winter wet season!! Many feet of snow at high elevations. Ski area finally having a good season. Got out on a couple of nice days for January,,,fun View attachment 1524530 004a.jpg
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  18. shasta650

    shasta650 Been here awhile Supporter

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    006b.jpg 004b.jpg Put in some trail maint. time. So many dead trees, they never fall AWAY from the trail
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  19. Black Label Mark

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    I grew up in the real "Northern" California...Great photos!
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  20. threeshasta

    threeshasta n00b

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    Howdy neighbor, just on the other side of the mountain from you in McCloud. Don't spend much time on here but did look at your entire post and have to say you have been to some of the same places as I but you take much better pictures. Thanks for posting.
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