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VIC [Aug 15, 2016] Ride to Eildon (Kew, Vic)

Discussion in 'VIC' at netrider.net.au started by spec, Aug 12, 2016.

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Ride to Eildon
Kew, Vic
Confirmed Attendees: 0
Posted By: spec
Start Date: Aug 15, 2016 10:00
End Date: Aug 15, 2016 16:00
Time Zone: Australia/Sydney +10:00 AEST
  1. I'm taking a break from work on Monday - what better way to spend than to go on a nice long ride.



    Route - Kew -> Yarra Glen -> Healsville -> Buxton -> Taggerty -> Eildon.
    Start will be around 10am.

    Open to a few others joining in...
     
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  2. I'd love to but getting off work on a Monday is impossible. Make sure you run up Skyline for the view while you're there, just watch the random gravel.
     
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  3. And Johnny farnam
     
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  4. I've not seen him lying across the road, perhaps I'm not riding fast enough.
     
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  5. There's just something wonderful about taking a Monday off work :)
    The weatherman promises the weather is going to be good.
     
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  6. Hi Spec
    May be interested in tagging along, will confirm tonight, as my son is playing a Grand Final today and if they win. I may not be in a good riding condition.
     
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  7. #7 spec, Aug 14, 2016
    Last edited: Aug 14, 2016
    Eildon Loop


    Edit: Forgot to mention - Start time 10am.
     
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  8. Nice mate, you have fun? Next time you're up near Eildon make sure you include Skyline Rd...
     
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  9. The return leg from Eildon will be via Skyline Rd :)
     
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  10. Ah good man, thought this had happened today lol.
     
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  11. Soory mate note won Ian tanked
     
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  12. I'm guessing, you're posting this while celebrating...
     
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  14. You got a cracking day for your ride!!! Hope it all went well and it inspires you to do a bit of touring (y)
     
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  15. This would have much more preferable than looking after a sick kid..

    Always love taking a sickie to go riding.
     
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  16. Yeah, it was a fantastic day !
    Really enjoyed black spur & parts of skyline road to Eildon.
    Skyline initial bits were quite bumpy and the final sections near Eildon were under repair - hope they fix that soon...

    Going to put a few photos on the other thread....
     
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  17. They "fixed" Skyline last year and made it worse. Glad the ride went well, did you have many other takers?
     
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  18. you had a great day for it :)
     
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  19. It WAS an awesome day today. :D

    How many K's in total?
     
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  20. 2 potentials, but couldn't make it today.
    The road is in patches - not sure what they fixed !


    Trip was 326km
     
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