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Local bridges 23 Oct 2012 01:49 #555325

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this one was a lil later in the day.. to bad the lens got dirty cuz it got more interesting a lil further down the road and paul got crossed up every which way. lol..

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Local bridges 23 Oct 2012 09:24 #555336

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Now I have to get an off road bike :silly:

Cool videos , way to raise the bar B)

It's going to be a real nice day around here tomorrow, I think I'll take the day off :dry:

The problem is I have a lot of fire wood that still needs splitting and stacking :pinch: and I'm running out of nice days.

Next weekend is supposed to be a bust. :(
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Local bridges 23 Oct 2012 10:39 #555346

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used dual sport bikes can be found pretty cheap, but i think you will find the amount of fun you will have riding a motorcycle will increase 10 fold. small, light and don't have to worry about keeping it clean. you will find that you can explore places that you would never find on a big street bike.

i just sold a dr350 cuz i finally got off my butt and went thru the hassle of plating this beast..



ktm 300mxc! not the best choice for a dual sport bike, but is way light, great suspension/brakes. i can really root around some stuff now and not screw my back up if i gotta pick it up a time or two. and i love two strokes! :woohoo: most people would disagree with me on the choice of a two stroke.. but i believe most people are panty waiste nancy boys that gotta have the latest greatest four strokes with crack pipes to have fun... not me.

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Local bridges 23 Oct 2012 11:00 #555350

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bluej58 wrote: Now I have to get an off road bike :silly:

Cool videos , way to raise the bar B)

It's going to be a real nice day around here tomorrow, I think I'll take the day off :dry:

The problem is I have a lot of fire wood that still needs splitting and stacking :pinch: and I'm running out of nice days.

Next weekend is supposed to be a bust. :(


Ride down to evansville and I'll take the day off and meet you up there LOL splitting firwood keeps you warm when its cold tomorrow is a riding day :laugh:
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Local bridges 23 Oct 2012 19:02 #555426

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Don't tempt me bro :woohoo:

This month sucks as far as bills go , if I took off on a trip now I'd have to sleep in the shed when I got back :whistle:
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bluej58 wrote: Don't tempt me bro :woohoo:

This month sucks as far as bills go , if I took off on a trip now I'd have to sleep in the shed when I got back :whistle:



I know what you mean momma wouldnt speak to me for a week
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Local bridges 23 Oct 2012 22:17 #555468

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Great pictures guys.
Here are some Bridges (overpasses) I've seen while riding.

There is an old swing bridge below the pedestrian bridge.
Was for a planned canal that never finished.




Blue bridge on Hedge Rd, shore of Lake Simcoe:



On a bridge:



Railway overpass 1911:



Railway from Dundas Peak:




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Local bridges 24 Oct 2012 21:55 #555641

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Nice Pics, thanks for adding them.
It's cool to see that I'm not the only one with a bridge fetish :lol:

Well I had hoped to hit the plane wrecks this coming weekend but weather looks like it's going to be 50s and rainy :pinch:

Also my youngest son age 20 is competing in a Spartan challenge were they are going to crawl through mud and climb walls Ect... and I wouldn't miss that for the world :woohoo:

Anyways today was beautiful and I got most my work done by the time my wife got home so we went for a ride.

Local plane wrecks.








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Local bridges 24 Oct 2012 22:51 #555650

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I know where that first pane wreck is, I used to go past it on way to marsailles from yorkville... Been a long time since I seen it.

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Great pictures and videos thanks everyone. Yall are the stuff!

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Back to checking out local bridges.
We found this one below Princeton over the Hennepin Canal, we also found the road that the locals call the " little dragon " B)








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