my pig at 9000ft

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  • rcnutt

Posted June 27, 2006 - 05:02 AM


up on top of Donner ski ranch last weekend
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Donner lake view
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  • frankstr

Posted June 27, 2006 - 05:22 AM


Nice pics...... :bonk: great view... :excuseme:

  • Tugsy

Posted June 27, 2006 - 09:42 AM


I tried to flag you guys down....I live on Soda Springs road and you went by the house twice. I ride that whole area every weekend. How did your big run at that elevation? Just curious on how you set up the jetting. I just got a BRP and still setting it up for the elavation. If I am not mistaken the first photo is actullay the back side of Royal Gorge with Snow mountain in background.

  • rdahl

Posted June 27, 2006 - 11:15 AM


Johnny, how's it looking for the 1000 this year.

  • rcnutt

Posted June 27, 2006 - 04:12 PM


yep ,you got the pics right.we played around on the donner mountain, and got over to boreal ,then turned around and came back down donner.where on soda springs are you?we tried to go soda springs past serine lakes and we go turned around about half way to robinson flat(big ass tree).I have a 175 main, and she runs great to about 6000, then she starts loading up a bit,not too bad,just no 3rd gear roll-on's.we're going to do a train tunnel run in a week or two, so we'll have to swing by.I'll shoot you a P.M............john, .......and she's only a tribute bike :excuseme:

  • Tugsy

Posted June 28, 2006 - 09:08 AM


Cool Let me know....I have some great runs I show you thru that area.

  • TahomaTom

Posted June 30, 2006 - 03:04 PM


It must be drying up finally. I was up for Labor day and could not get very far. I tried to go up McKinney.

Big rocks + snow+ being too short to touch the ground was not as fun as it could have been.

  • gaspipe

Posted June 30, 2006 - 05:57 PM


Cool. High flyin' pigs! :ride:

About two weeks ago in CO on the TransAm Trail, headin' west...

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  • muctar

Posted June 30, 2006 - 10:09 PM


NICE SHOTS.... I have 01 XR650R, love it.


  • Quick Draw

Posted June 30, 2006 - 10:19 PM


Psshh...I start at 10,500 and ride to 14,300. Beat that, then talk to me.

Kidding! Nice shots!

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  • bluerock5

Posted July 01, 2006 - 04:46 AM


How do you get to these riding areas? Thanks

  • Tugsy

Posted July 05, 2006 - 12:33 PM


Blue rock PMme and I can tell you

  • xdirtbikerx

Posted July 06, 2006 - 09:09 AM


Sitting at my desk, seeing those photos, Im ruined for the rest of the day. that looks like a good time, lucky!

  • ed_de_winters

Posted July 08, 2006 - 04:55 PM


Hey John, I thought that pig looked nicer with my Husky sitting next to it...

Hope yer coming to Blairsden next week. Ed

  • danbart

Posted July 08, 2006 - 09:27 PM


Flying at +12,000 feet:

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  • Goebz

Posted July 08, 2006 - 10:01 PM


Hey nut, nice pig. Almost bought a BAJA kitted one but figured I would kill myself. Got a DRZ S instead.

Like the swingarm decal!!!!!

  • Quick Draw

Posted July 08, 2006 - 11:02 PM


Here's 13,500 and 14,000+ at the peak:

Danbart, that area looks very familar...where is it?

  • danbart

Posted July 09, 2006 - 09:55 PM


I'm headed up the west side of Moqsuito Pass.

  • Quick Draw

Posted July 10, 2006 - 10:35 AM


I'm headed up the west side of Moqsuito Pass.

No shit??? :ride: You're kidding me....I thought that's where it was. Dude, that pic I put up was the summit. I ride up the East side all the time, and sometimes back down into Leadville and Birds Eye Gultch. :ride:

  • danbart

Posted July 10, 2006 - 01:15 PM


If you liked that check this out:


We were the first over Mosquito this year, but had to punch trough some snow drifts!

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