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I love the mountains.

Discussion in 'Ride Reports' started by longvi1991, Jan 6, 2016.

  1. longvi1991

    longvi1991 Chimp

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    So today after being locked up in a room for 6 hours taking the SAT I decided to go for a nice xc ride. So I went to some nice fireroads I know of real close to my house, so that about explains it.
     
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  2. Jm_

    Jm_ Turbo Monkey

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    Yeah, I just escaped from Texas today. Be thankful you don't live in Texas.
     
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  3. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Texas sucks.
     
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    Jm_ Turbo Monkey

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    I'm in motherfucking Oklahoma right now. I brought my bike. No mountains, but there are ticks.
     
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  5. Heidi

    Heidi Der hund ist laut und braun

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    I kind of think of Texas and Oklahoma as the same, no?
     
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    Jm_ Turbo Monkey

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    SW OK has the Whichita Mtns, a few trails. Eastern OK is kind of like Arkansas, lots of hills, forested, and some bigger lake/river/swamp complexes, plenty of ticks. Otherwise flat and low, some Not as humid as most of TX, more tornados.

    Hard to pick which is worse. TX still gets tornados, no big Mtns except in far west near El Paso painfully flat elsewhere. Swampy to the east. It is big, I've been all over it, but it's mainly a lot of nothing interesting. Also, for all the "wide open" stuff people talk about, there are very few, if any, areas that are not privately owned and very few spaces you can just "enjoy" as your own.
     
  7. Nick

    Nick My name is Nick

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    it's pretty much rattlesnakes vs tornados
     
  8. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Cottonmouths vs. frack-quakes.
     
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    Adventurous Starshine Bro

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    I have had it with these motherfucking snakes on this motherfucking plain.
     
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    Jm_ Turbo Monkey

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    And OK takes the cake for churches/square mile.
     
  11. Wozarko

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    me too!