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View Poll Results: What part of the country is the best to Live in, and for Mountain Biking?
New York
2
2.82%
West Virginia
8
11.27%
Massachuetts
3
4.23%
Colorado
15
21.13%
Texas
3
4.23%
Oregon
4
5.63%
Washington
7
9.86%
Utah
6
8.45%
Arizona
1
1.41%
California
22
30.99%
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Best Place to Live and Mountain Bike

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Old 02-18-06, 10:20 PM
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What part of the country is the best to Live in, for Mountain Biking? What city is best to live near?

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I pick California even though i've only been there once, but it has year round nice weather and mountains. I think living near san francisco or santa cruz would be the best. I live in New York State so the weather blows.
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Old 02-18-06, 10:28 PM
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cali mainly because there are all sorts of unofficial trails off the sides of the roads going over mountains and such. I am yet to do the trail that goes all the way around the bay, but I believe there are all sorts of trail systems linking up around the bay. I think it'll be fun.
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None of the above ...Of those to be honest. WA, Or and probably CO...
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Mass is pretty good for trails.
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Originally Posted by KonaRider24
Mass is pretty good for trails.

I voted for oregon because thats where I live, and the weather is nice, but I went to college in western mass. and the trails were awesome. very extensive and old trail system. That was the best riding of my life.
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yeah i was gonna put B.C. but its harder for us americans to get jobs up there... i heard good things about the laws up there though

B.C. is definitely on the list for a cross country (in a car) bike trip, and moab
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What part of the country is the best to Live in, and for Mountain Biking? What city is best?
Just how do you mountain bike in a city anyway?
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Just how do you mountain bike in a city anyway?
jump off stuff, ride up stairs
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I pick California even though i've only been there once, but it has year round nice weather and mountains. I think living near san francisco or santa cruz would be the best. I live in New York State so the weather blows.
I vote for CA! Santa Cruz rocks!!!
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Originally Posted by ndelaude
I vote for CA! Santa Cruz rocks!!!
yeah santa cruz is totally ***king wacky
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Originally Posted by Maelstrom
None of the above ...Of those to be honest. WA, Or and probably CO...
I live in WA, and the riding here isint that great in my opinion. There is Tiger Mountain and stuff like that but I cant seem to find much. Do you know of any good places to ride?
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Hey TroyLee, do you really live in Woodinville???!?!?! I went to a huge Auto Auction there with a couple buddies once on a mini road trip from Vancouver.
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I do live in Woodinville Good Times.
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I do live in Woodinville Good Times.
Right on. It was quite the trip. Didn't get any riding done but had a blast.
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Yeah Woodinville can be pretty fun. Did you see any good riding spots while you were here?
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Originally Posted by TroyLeeRacer199
Yeah Woodinville can be pretty fun. Did you see any good riding spots while you were here?
To be honest, it was a few years back. Just went for the auction. Riding any good?
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Aah, sorry man. I have to go. See ya on a trail one day...
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It's ok most of the good spots are hidden though. I currently live in a mostly urban area, so the urban riding is awsome.
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