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    Question for SoMo riders

    Hey guys quick question. I ride Mormon-National quite often. I few weeks ago I noticed a trail that splits off of Mormon just after heart attack hill and descends the North side of the mountain. I ends at a cul-de-sac at 32nd street. Do any of you know this trail. What is it like? Do you just ride the canal path back to pima canyon parking lot? Is it worth trying?

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    It's what they call 32nd st. or more famously known as "Slip and Slide" for obvious reasons. It's loose and chunky. Drops you down to the valley floor real quick. You can ride the canal back to javelina for a nice loop. Ride don't slide

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    Do you think it is worth riding or is it so loose it isn't really fun?

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    Soooooo much fun on a bigger bike. After the rains it really got tore up bad, but still rideable. Fun banked switch backs and high speed sections. You'll never know unless you try!

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    That's true. I don't have a huge big (2007 enduro) but big enough I think. I'll give it a try this week.

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    enduro's are perfect...have fun and lay off the front brake and surf her down. you'll be all smiles

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    i rode it last wed and it was fun. a little rougher than normal - a little more rocky and watch for really deep ruts. your enduro should be fine. I use my pivot firebird out there.

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    Dang it Bob, now you got me wanting to try it !

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cenobite39
    Dang it Bob, now you got me wanting to try it !
    you will drink the kool-aid...you will drink the kool-aid

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    I'm not a big fan on the trails that split off of Mormon...Although I haven't tried 24th st yet.

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    Quote Originally Posted by h2ojunkie
    I'm not a big fan on the trails that split off of Mormon...Although I haven't tried 24th st yet.
    junkie...don't like those, you'll hate 24th st. she's wicked b!tch. I on the other hand love 24th and 32nd and others

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    I used to hate 24th street til I followed Mike-e down it.

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    24th is rugged
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    Quote Originally Posted by tmarkos
    I used to hate 24th street til I followed Mike-e down it.
    I won't follow mike-e until my nuts drop... I am okay seeing him at the bottom.

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    24th street is pretty cool and 32nd looks NICE!............Drew

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    Quote Originally Posted by rideflatout
    i rode it last wed and it was fun. a little rougher than normal - a little more rocky and watch for really deep ruts. your enduro should be fine. I use my pivot firebird out there.
    Which usually means its time to wait and rebuild, rather than just keep riding it...

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmarkos
    I used to hate 24th street til I followed Mike-e down it.
    That guy's a d0uche... He doesn't have any skill on a bike, all he does is skid down the trails and ruin them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skidhucker
    That guy's a d0uche... He doesn't have any skill on a bike, all he does is skid down the trails and ruin them.
    He may be a ******, and he may skid, BUT he is uncircumsized, and that makes up for it all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmarkos
    He may be a ******, and he may skid, BUT he is uncircumsized, and that makes up for it all.

    damn legend...

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    Does this look right?

    I know I have ridden 32nd and didn't really like it. I didn't like the loose steepness of it. Is there another trail the breaks of of Mormon that I don't have on there?

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    Quote Originally Posted by h2ojunkie
    Does this look right?

    I know I have ridden 32nd and didn't really like it. I didn't like the loose steepness of it. Is there another trail the breaks of of Mormon that I don't have on there?
    So you are saying that you don't have the cajone's to enjoy a loose, steep trail? That is pretty much the reason why it is being used...

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmarkos
    He may be a ******, and he may skid, BUT he is uncircumsized, and that makes up for it all.
    So he's a skidding, trail destroying Jew? I don't see how that makes up for it all??

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    Quote Originally Posted by cesslinger
    So you are saying that you don't have the cajone's to enjoy a loose, steep trail? That is pretty much the reason why it is being used...
    Tried it out, decided I didn't like it, moved on. *shrugs*

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    32nd is SICK!! The best way to ride that trail is go as fast as you can then grab a fistful of rear brake and skid down the entire thing.

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    Rode n HAB'd up 24th a couple times before trying to descend it. Thought it would be way over my head and a lot of walking down but I was very pleasantly surprised how fun it was. Other than skipping a couple short segs riding down it was all good...and by good I mean awesome! 32nd looks interesting.

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