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Old 06-01-2017, 02:38 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Back to getting dirty!

I moved to San Antonio about 6 1/2 years ago. I have been riding (off and on) since I was 13 years old. I started by riding the foothills of the Angeles Crest mountains on an XR75 in the early '70's and later rode a Honda 125 street bike and Kawasaki KZ750.

After a long hiatus from riding (I had a few close calls with inattentive LA drivers in cars) I started riding again in the foothills of the San Bernardino mountains on a KTM 640 Adventure. It was a great way to get back into riding and allowed me to cut my teeth (again) on dirt and street riding again. It got to the point I was riding mostly street bike I had also acquired and decided to sell the KTM when I still lived in California. I have been riding Harleys (with the temporary addition of a Big Dog Mastiff) since.

Well a couple of weeks ago I plunged back in to dual sport and adventure riding with the purchase of a KTM Super Adventure 1290 (can't go wrong with those two words in the name). And so, here I am. I'm looking forward to riding the Texas Hill Country and elsewhere with you.

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Old 06-01-2017, 03:57 PM   #2
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Old 06-01-2017, 06:02 PM   #3
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Welcome back to the world of dirt, and the forums of course. xD
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Old 06-01-2017, 07:44 PM   #4
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Welcome!

There is a monthly dual sport ride happening this weekend that might interest you. This month's route is all pavement, but would be a good orientation to the area.

http://www.twtex.com/forums/showthread.php?t=113220

To make the early morning start in Austin, some of us are camping here.

http://campbenmcculloch.com/

And/Or next weekend, (jun11) you could do a long distance ride on the HD (do you still have it?) to this meet and greet:

http://www.twtex.com/forums/showthread.php?t=114352

we need pix of your ride(s)!
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