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3 - Advanced Skills


Level 3 rides will include rutted double track, and uneven roads. These may be rocky and difficult at times. A 1200GS or similar bike will feel heavy in this terrain, and will require an experienced rider. A moderate rider on a 650cc bike will be able to maintain 20 to 30 m.p.h. without a load. Little or no single track will be present on a level 3 ride. You may encounter moderate water crossings (less than knee high). Expect higher average speeds on easy sections of the route.

A weekend hitting the Oregon Challenge Sites

  •  Member Ride
  •   08/17/2013 - 8:00 am
  •   08/18/2013 - 6:00 pm
  •  ~600 miles
  •  The gas station/store in Murphy, ID
  •  Primitive Camping
  •  Every 200 Miles
  •  Pack it in, Pack it out

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3 - Advanced Skills

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Ride Description:

UPDATE on my route 8/16/2013:  So as mentioned before, I plan to leave Murphy and head up toward Silver City and over the top into Jordan Valley, from Jordan Valley I plan to slab down US95 to Whitehorse Road.  Whitehorse Road will take us across to 292 south of Fields.  I figured we can fuel up in Fields and maybe grab a bite to eat if it suits us.  From there I plan to head north and hit Riddle Brother's ranch, and probably loop around to the north end of the Steen's Mountain Loop (if the southern end is still gated).

Contact Information:

John Dye 208-286-2005 (This information has been provided by the creator of this event page.)

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Finishing up the SE ID Challenge Sites

 I had a wedding to go to down in Twin Falls this past weekend, and I figured I would head out after the wedding and try to knock out all the challenge sites I hadn't down in SE ID.

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The bronco busting ride

  •  Member Ride
  •   08/09/2013 - 5:00 pm
  •   08/10/2013 - 7:00 pm
  •  ~570 miles
  •  Chevron at Beacon Light road and 55
  •  Primitive Camping
  •  Frequently Available
  •  Available enroute ($)

Difficulty Rating:

3 - Advanced Skills

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Ride Description:

 I need to break in my new ride (V-Strom) so this is the planned route.  Leave Boise and run up through Garden Valley and into Sea Foam Guard Station (Challenge Point) then out to Stanley or Redfish area for camping Friday night.  Saturday will be the big day including stops at Redfish Lodge and Pole Creek.  Then slab down to Rupert and the Albion school Challenge point.  Heading back west we'll pick up Rock Creek Station Marker and Shoshone Falls near Twin Falls.  Then west again to 3 Island Crossing.  

Contact Information:

991-4754 (This information has been provided by the creator of this event page.)

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Sage Hen, Snowbank, Boiling Springs loop

  •  Member Ride
  •   07/19/2013 - 7:30 am
  •   07/19/2013 - 7:00 pm
  •  ~n/a
  •  Intersection of Hwy. 16 and Hwy. 44
  •  Not Applicable
  •  Every 100 Miles
  •  Available enroute ($)

Difficulty Rating:

3 - Advanced Skills

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Ride Description:

I am planning on picking up these three sites tomorrow. The plan is to stay mostly on dirt so it will likely be a fairly long day with some improvised route finding (getting lost). So if you still need to hit these sites or if you want to hit them again come on out!

You can call or text me if you want to meet tomorrow.

Contact Information:

208 993 0089 (This information has been provided by the creator of this event page.)

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Pioneer Cemetery, Thorn Creek LO and Barber Flat

  •  Member Ride
  •   06/10/2013 - 9:00 am
  •   06/10/2013 - 6:00 pm
  •  ~n/a
  •  Albertson's Express at Hwy 21 and Federal way
  •  Not Applicable
  •  Every 150 Miles
  •  Pack it in, Pack it out

Difficulty Rating:

3 - Advanced Skills

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Ride Description:

I'd like to hit a few close challenge sites, Thorn Creek LO is rated as a level three, other than the final ascent it should all be pretty much level two. I'll be leaving From Albertson's at 9:00.

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(This information has been provided by the creator of this event page.)

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