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Old 02-05-08, 06:53 PM
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WOO HOOO Empty Trails!

Well with a temp of 18 degrees, wind gust up to 30 MPH it was time for ride. There was no one else there!! Only got a pic or two so here ya go!! It's my neighbor and being our normal "special ed" selves! The pic of me is only a small 2' drop......... It was a fun ice landing!


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Old 02-05-08, 07:00 PM
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That's a 2' drop? Looks to be more like a 6" drop, it could have been rolled.
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I'm sure he meant a 2' drop into powder. [nudge nudge wink wink]
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Old 02-05-08, 07:07 PM
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No ,it's a good 2'. Don't look at the rocks, look at the front tire.
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Old 02-05-08, 07:14 PM
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I'm sure he meant a 2' drop into powder. [nudge nudge wink wink]
I overshot the powder..LOL... Hit the icey part, that was a fun one!
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Could be, had to look for the shadow, black on white really screws with my eye's.
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I will try to find a pic from summer!
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Originally Posted by Mr. Smashy View Post
Could be, had to look for the shadow, black on white really screws with my eye's.
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Fixed.

Just pullin' your leg - - fun picts; thanks for sharing. Wish our snow was that thin.
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Originally Posted by taylor p View Post
lol

I'm not joking

But to be honest, I really don't put too much thought on height of drops anymore.
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I believe his 2' claim. He had a series of pics of a crazy climb he did with a buddy last summer. Here's the thread. Right now the pics are not viewable but I do remember this and you just have to read through the comments.

http://bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=287091
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I'm obviously wrong, and I'll admit it.
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I believe his 2' claim. He had a series of pics of a crazy climb he did with a buddy last summer. Here's the thread. Right now the pics are not viewable but I do remember this and you just have to read through the comments.

http://bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=287091

Damn. Really? For a minute, I thought I was capable of a two-footer. Back to my lycra-clad, XC reality.
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Originally Posted by santiago View Post
I believe his 2' claim. He had a series of pics of a crazy climb he did with a buddy last summer. Here's the thread. Right now the pics are not viewable but I do remember this and you just have to read through the comments.

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I was able to get a few of those pics back up! Still missing lot of the good ones!
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Awesome pics in that other thread. Makes the trails around here look rather tame. Damn.
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Originally Posted by santiago View Post
I believe his 2' claim. He had a series of pics of a crazy climb he did with a buddy last summer. Here's the thread. Right now the pics are not viewable but I do remember this and you just have to read through the comments.

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Dang Santiago, that is one rockin' sig you got going on there.
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Originally Posted by mtnbiker66 View Post
Dang Santiago, that is one rockin' sig you got going on there.
Thanks! I really dig yours, too. I hear that both sigs were created by the same guy, too.
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Thanks! I really dig yours, too. I hear that both sigs were created by the same guy, too.
Both of your guys pics could be posters for a B-movie horror flick. Hysterical.
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Both of you guys are idiots. Hysterical.
Fixed.

The drop looks to be about 4 feet by my judgement.
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Originally Posted by 87octane View Post
That three foot drop in the second pic was rad.

Palmer is a blast no matter what the season is.
Heck yeah!!! That is my favorite plae to ride here!!!
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Originally Posted by gastro View Post
Fixed.

The drop looks to be about 4 feet by my judgement.
Now that I look at it again,I think you're right.
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What is creepy is how gastro is always in the same position, reflection or not. It's like he's a pseudo-vampire or something.

Man, I need a cool sig.
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Originally Posted by rankin116
Both of you guys are idiots. Hysterical.
Fixed.

The drop looks to be about 4 feet by my judgement.
Don't hate.
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