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Old 07-31-09, 12:53 AM   #1
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Anything in Fresno or anywhere near there?

I dont see any here... perhaps i am in the wrong section... If not, then we should organize one!
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Old 07-31-09, 03:32 PM   #2
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You're in the right place, it's just there aren't a lot of Fresno people on BF.
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I dont see any here... perhaps i am in the wrong section... If not, then we should organize one!
I'm in the same boat with Bakersfield.
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I was born in Fresno, so I can report with absolute certainity that there is, indeed, nothing there.
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Old 07-31-09, 11:09 PM   #5
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Thats lame. So theres no one from Fresno? I wanna check.
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Old 08-01-09, 08:38 AM   #6
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Sorry, It was supposed to be funny.
tollhousecookie lives in (surprise) Tollhouse, just up the road from you.
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FresNO in tha house!!

I just joined today. Looking forward to riding with peeps here.

I'm normally on Centralcalleyriders.com (Motorcycle site)

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My girlfriend is living in Fresno for the year and I just visited her this weekend. We camped in Sequoia NP on Saturday. The road going into the park from the south (Hwy 198 aka Generals Hwy) is AMAZING! Saw two guys on road bikes about halfway up.
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I've done the climb out of Cedar Grove in King's Canyon to Grant's Grove, outstanding ride.
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Fresno road bikers unite! We ride the foothills all the time. Join in anytime.
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My girlfriend is living in Fresno for the year and I just visited her this weekend. We camped in Sequoia NP on Saturday. The road going into the park from the south (Hwy 198 aka Generals Hwy) is AMAZING! Saw two guys on road bikes about halfway up.
I've been up there, and thought it would make a great ride. I recall the shoulder being very small/nonexistent though? I suppose in the spring/fall when there aren't many tourists, it might not matter.
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I've been up there, and thought it would make a great ride. I recall the shoulder being very small/nonexistent though? I suppose in the spring/fall when there aren't many tourists, it might not matter.
We were exiting the park on a Sunday afternoon via the south (Foothills) entrance and there were hardly any cars. I've only been there once so take this with a grain of salt but it seems most traffic sticks to the north entrance.

Through the main parts of the park there were enough distracted tourists and no shoulders. Saw many people over the yellow line in the turns and a few folks doing 25 in a 45mph zone. I don't think I'd feel comfortable riding there.

But here's the part that looks fun: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=3068736

Still no shoulders but not too much traffic either
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Through the main parts of the park there were enough distracted tourists and no shoulders. Saw many people over the yellow line in the turns and a few folks doing 25 in a 45mph zone. I don't think I'd feel comfortable riding there.
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You have some amazing riding nearby. Took my son's boy scout troop to Bass Lake last week and led the kids on a ride around the lake. Great time had by all...
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I'm in the same boat with Bakersfield.
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Clan Oldstrong will see you at the Spook again this year.

Hmmm, hmm, tri tip!
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Dante,

Clan Oldstrong will see you at the Spook again this year.

Hmmm, hmm, tri tip!
You know where I'll be, I'm doing the BBQ'ing again. As far as I know it will be tri-tip, chicken and veggie burgers.
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