PHX - 2011 H@M Preview

Discussion in 'West – California, the desert southwest and whatev' started by Nightstalker, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Arizona Trail Riders is already busy with laying out routes for the 2011 Howlin at the Moon AMA National Dualsport. New location. New trails!!

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  2. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Swimming hole for cooling off.

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    Hey Don, which way? To the BALOONS!

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    He loves baloons!

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  3. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Rocky downhill.

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    Valley Views

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  4. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Water?

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    Flowing water?

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    Big climb out of the river.

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    Great view.

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  5. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    More great roads!

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    We were a HOWLIN at the MOON!

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  6. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Middle of nowhere and this is sticking up out of the ground.

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    Tom got his money out of this back tire.

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    Dan thinking about the trail ahead...

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  7. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Holy smokes Dan, what were you thinking?

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    Maybe it goes this way.

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    Whoop. There it is!

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  8. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Tom thinks we should go that way.

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    Or maybe this way.

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    Looking back.

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  9. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    What's that there?

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    Why that's a heck of a place to have a baby!

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    Freaking dead end!!

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  10. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    After 94 miles in the saddle. We retired for some bikes, babes, and BEERS!

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    I hope they welcome bikers for lunch too.

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    Excellent burgers and tots!

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    AND BEERS!!

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  11. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    Lots of ups and downs!

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  12. Nightstalker

    Nightstalker YO BUDDYPAL!

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    How about some videos!

    Hoodini trail. Now you see it, now you don't.

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    Steep hill with switchbacks.

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    Windmill

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    Dead End

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    Nice 2 Track Trail

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  13. seabee1

    seabee1 we build, we fight

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    ok. i'll ask. where is this? i'm thinking either near superior, or dragoon.
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  14. HoosierTrailmaster

    HoosierTrailmaster Just an Old Grizzly

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    That isn't Dragoon
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  15. HoosierTrailmaster

    HoosierTrailmaster Just an Old Grizzly

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    I am guessing the ride is out of Wickenburg this year.
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  16. AZ TOM

    AZ TOM Long timer

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    And I soppose those were some of the easy ways??:wink:
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  17. seabee1

    seabee1 we build, we fight

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    a little hassayampa ridin', huh?
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  18. EsconDeasy

    EsconDeasy Ectomorph

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    Ride was north and west of Hillside, way north of Wickenburg. Actually, the ride was a scouting trip for two different rides and the H @ M was one of them.
    Thanks Terry!
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  19. phxman

    phxman "Rocks are my Friends"

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    Great report, pictures, and video Terry. I think the video captures the steepness of the climb out of the Santa Maria pretty well.

    Great ride :D
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  20. fuggy

    fuggy Canyon Explorer

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    Payson was awesome. Then you guys topped it with Prescott. How is this going to top Prescott? :huh




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