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Old 09-29-2014, 09:35 PM   #11
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Two of the falls along the trail are Sahalie and Koosha. Both are spectacular. Highway 242 is also a great drive. Have done it several times. Hanks for the reminder of places to revisit.
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Old 09-29-2014, 10:09 PM   #12
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Two of the falls along the trail are Sahalie and Koosha. Both are spectacular. Highway 242 is also a great drive. Have done it several times. Hanks for the reminder of places to revisit.
I think my waterfall shot is Sahalie. Sorry it wasn't better. I was a little wobbly when I got off the bike and didn't head too close to the edge!
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Old 09-30-2014, 09:16 AM   #13
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I was up there a couple weeks ago with a group of dualsport riders. Beautiful scenery! And the twisty pavement is fun with knobbies.

Did you ride up the pass? We saw several road bikes doing it.
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Old 09-30-2014, 11:29 AM   #14
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Old 242 / McKenzie Pass is a classic road ride to catch just as the snow drifts have been blasted through but before the lower snow gates are open to traffic. There is usually a 3-4 week period where you can ride your bike without any vehicle traffic and it is simply spectacular. Of course it isn't too shabby after the gates open on a moto or anything else sporty for that matter.

Aldercrest - way to get the MRT done! It has been a busy summer and I have yet to ride that this season (or Oakridge, or the NUT... boo).
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Old 10-01-2014, 07:15 AM   #15
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Very nice.
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