Fryeburge Traffen 3

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Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Poacher Bob » Sat Jan 23, 2016 9:25 pm

Met up with VWK75S,Dirty GS,and Mark this morning at White Horse Gear 14 degrees out :foilhead:
White Horse.jpg


Rode backroads into Eaton and found a lake to play on...
Mark Crystal lake.jpg


1st of many closed roads
Lead Mine rd.jpg
Lead Mine 2.jpg


Checked out some mini locos..
Silver Lake RR.jpg
Silver lake RR2.jpg


Stopped at a brew pub for lunch :cheers:
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Did a covered bridge inspection..yup, still good
covered bridge.jpg


Another "summer" road
Glines Hill.jpg


That hill is steeper than a cats face!
Glines hill 2.jpg


Was a good day 133km overall with lots of fun and laughs thrown in.. :thumbsup:
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby VWK75S » Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:28 am

That was a good ride :moto: temp starter to drop quickly by the time I got home :feelsgood: 15F
Great to meet some new faces. :cheers:
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Mystery Jig » Sun Jan 24, 2016 11:27 am

Crap. That looked like fun! Wish I'd joined you!
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Hogmaine » Sun Jan 24, 2016 12:56 pm

Me too, I was working while all the fun was happening
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Dirty GSer » Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:51 pm

Man what a great ride! Thanks to Poacher Bob and VWK75s I have a new appreciation for winter sports!

Check out some pix and videos at https://goo.gl/photos/9aBRUMS48dQYn6sZ7 .

The day started out at 8F and required the assistance of a propane heater to get the rig to catch (who's the bright guy that kept the 20-50 in the crankcase :oops: ...Doh!)

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Had a great ride through some dirt roads, closed roads, crazy snowy hill roads........ :shock: Imageand still managed to find a nice brown ale :beerchug: and a hot sandwich at lunch.

As Bob sumarized above, bunch of nice roads and loads of fun! Can't wait to do it again sometime.

Thanks again to All!

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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Poacher Bob » Sun Jan 24, 2016 10:12 pm

Awesome photos Jay! :clap:

P.S. Don't forget about Gilmanton.... :deal:
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Mystery Jig » Mon Jan 25, 2016 12:47 pm

I run the same oil year round and I have no garage. Never a problem, Mr. Dirty. But I'm sure it appreciated the heat.

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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Poacher Bob » Mon Jan 25, 2016 1:24 pm

Mystery Jig wrote:I run the same oil year round and I have no garage. Never a problem, Mr. Dirty. But I'm sure it appreciated the heat.

Who is that on the other camo Gear-Up?


His name is Mark. He's likes a good IPA not pina coladas or getting caught in the rain.
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby VWK75S » Mon Jan 25, 2016 1:34 pm

Poacher Bob wrote:His name is Mark.

With a cool job :)
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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby Dirty GSer » Mon Jan 25, 2016 1:36 pm

Hmmmm, perhaps the battery is getting tired then.

Not that old though..5-6yrs...yeah, I guess it's expected.

Thx.

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Re: Fryeburge Traffen 3

Postby outrider » Mon Jan 25, 2016 2:55 pm

Looks like you guys had a hell of a good time!
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