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    Newbie NOCAL Rocklin CA

    Hey everyone, Just checking in. Old BMXer now into MTB riding Nevada City, Auburn and Folsom.

    Hit me up if you have some rides planned. I usually go with my wife (Ghost Lanao FS 2.7 130/130), but looking for some dudes to ride with periodically. I'll probably be bringing up the rear as I'm working on the cardio!

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    Welcome. Check out the NorCal forum for other locals. It's also the best forum on the site, FYI...
    Why Johnny Ringo, you look like someone just walked over your grave.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chuckha62 View Post
    Welcome. Check out the NorCal forum for other locals. It's also the best forum on the site, FYI...
    What Chuckles said. You've ridden Salmon Falls, I take it?
    What's wrong with him??

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    Not yet. Is it Skunk Hallow or Darrinton? I rode some of Sweetwater a few weeks back but it was a poison oak fest both sides and I got the heck out of there. My favorite is Hoot in Nevada City.

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    got time for Downieville this week?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Felt Ryder View Post
    Not yet. Is it Skunk Hallow or Darrinton? I rode some of Sweetwater a few weeks back but it was a poison oak fest both sides and I got the heck out of there. My favorite is Hoot in Nevada City.
    I was referring to Darrington, but I usually include Sweetwater when I say Salmon Falls. Sorry to hear it's Po'd up. That sucks.

    Got a bud who rode Darrington proper and said it was way overgrown. Sad.

    I hate Trump. **** that guy.
    What's wrong with him??

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    Welcome I am in the same area. Actually closer to Folsom Lake. There will be a race soon called mother lode epic. The Santa Cruz Bicycles Mother Lode Epic You might look into it. Lots of fun all in the same area the other guys are talking about. Cronin Ranch coupled with Salmon Falls is a good way to train for it. Big boy stuff. Cheers!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Finch Platte View Post
    I was referring to Darrington, but I usually include Sweetwater when I say Salmon Falls. Sorry to hear it's Po'd up. That sucks.

    Got a bud who rode Darrington proper and said it was way overgrown. Sad.

    I hate Trump. **** that guy.
    That's fricken awesome, Finch!
    Why Johnny Ringo, you look like someone just walked over your grave.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Finch Platte View Post
    I was referring to Darrington, but I usually include Sweetwater when I say Salmon Falls. Sorry to hear it's Po'd up. That sucks.

    Got a bud who rode Darrington proper and said it was way overgrown. Sad.

    I hate Trump. **** that guy.
    Seems Salmon Falls, aka Darrington was back in the day, the work horse of cross country trails in this area, now not so much. Auburn Connector, divide gets a lot more love for the locals. Last time I rode it, last Saturday, it wasn’t too badly overgrown. Good idea to take some soapy water and rinse off after the ride so you can keep the P.O. at bay.

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    Thanks but sorry in in San Diego this week.

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