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My stomping grounds, now, is Bismarck, ND. A days ride takes me to Medora ND or Fargo,ND and basically all the little towns on the map. Will ride into SD sometimes as my old stomping grounds were Rapid City SD and the Black Hills. A North Dakota Twisty is a 40mi. run with at least 12 curves in it.
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I currently roam around the DMV region (DC, Maryland, Virginia), but i never sit still for long, in fact I'm checking out a job in Texas on Monday

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I roam the Missouri Ozarks. Some good riding here.
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I’m near Rockhampton in Central Queensland Australia but I try not to stomp ... I try to sneak. Sneak around the back roads where it’s easier to avoid stray cattle and suicidal kangaroos than some lunatic in a car looking at their phone. I usually ride by myself, I used to go on group rides, but there was too much organising and planning and bullshit. Plus it would turn into a race, people started crashing, ambulances were being called , which also brought the police and questions and bullshit. So it’s just me and my bike doing what I want when I want at my own pace with no bullshit these days My wife keeps an eye on me when I’m out , we use the find my friends app on the iPhone.
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South Florida which is currently experiencing a MASS INFLUX of geographical geniuses
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One almost nailed me tonight. Can't stop at sign and make a right, just rollll on through didn't even turn head to look.

I swerved and stopped in the road waiting but he was smart enough to turn.

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