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Old 11-05-07, 11:51 AM
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Old 11-05-07, 12:54 PM
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Nice, where is that?
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pete - you contribute nothing but inflammatory remarks and trollish posts to this forum
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Old 11-05-07, 02:43 PM
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Got ony specs on that interesting looking bike (the rigid one)?

Excellent pictures.
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
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Your sporish attitude really shows in this post.
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Old 11-05-07, 03:05 PM
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Here's my Fugi picture, Jack-O-Lanterns Taken with crappy cell phone camera!
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Old 11-05-07, 03:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
It's in Napa. My buddy was 5,000 miles from home but brought his bike along so we hooked him up with a ride.




















Nice pictures.
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Old 11-05-07, 03:11 PM
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
















These are nice too. Did you use a fill flash for any of them?
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Old 11-05-07, 04:49 PM
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What kind of bike would I need to do the kind of riding in the pics?
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
Whoa, this section was so gnarly that the color went away.
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Old 11-05-07, 05:26 PM
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I want to give that trail a go, bad.
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[QUOTE=Pete Fagerlin;5579674]The rigid singlespeed is a Bianchi SISS w/ a King rear.

Hey, I know that bike! (I did strap on a sus fork though ... I'm old):




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Old 11-05-07, 07:32 PM
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
It's looking that that park might have some involvement in the SSWC in '08.

Until then, there's some virtual riding here.
That was enjoyable, and made my day a bit better.
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Bianchi looks cool. I actually had the opportunity to buy one of those used a few months ago and passed it up. Seeing it in action makes me kind of regret that decsion.
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Old 11-05-07, 11:23 PM
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Awesome pictures and an awesome trail! Thanks for sharing Pete!
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Old 11-06-07, 12:41 AM
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Yeah, sweet pics. Now I am really motivated to check out Skyline. I almost went there today but settled for Rockville with a buddy. November in Norcal.... the riding never ends here.
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That's some of the best helmet cam action I've ever seen. Most of those videos are shot looking straight down, but that was awesome. Incredible trail.
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Old 11-07-07, 07:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
Just get some reflectors and you're good to go.

Google has a decent view of one section from the pics:
He might need a bell or horn also.
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Old 11-07-07, 08:03 AM
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Nice shots PF.

Originally Posted by mtnbiker66 View Post
What kind of bike would I need to do the kind of riding in the pics?
Ya know 66, those trails are much to difficult for you.

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Old 12-05-07, 09:52 PM
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I rode something thats not quite aesthetically similar but rail wise seems almost identical. I guess Wisconsin trails aren't THAT bad after all.
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Old 12-05-07, 10:45 PM
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i swear theres a video on your site pete of you and your friends carelessly barreling down the middle of the switchbacks fun stuff, awesome pics-keep em' comming.
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Originally Posted by Pete Fagerlin View Post
Extreme Northern Wisconsin maybe?

Based upon the time that I've spent in Wisconsin I'm trying to figure out where you would have 1,000 +/- descent like that.
Well I live by Madison, so the best thing around here is Blue mounds; I don't know if you have ridden there but it probably wouldn't hold much interest with you if you get to ride stuff like that, but I would say it's pretty nice.

Yeah it was WAYY northern Wisconsin; was like a 5 hour drive to get to where we were staying and another 1/2 hour drive to where we biked. I also rode around in the national forest up there and that was pretty cool scenery; but nothing too thrilling.

I don't know if this fact is true or not, but I was told by some XC junkie who actually liked the more flat, agonizing bluff climbs that are in southern Wisco, but anyways he said that only Cali has more mapped trails then Wisco. I didn't know if it was true or not, but I do know Wisconsin takes pretty good care of there state parks and way up north it's just one huge forest basically.
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