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Old 10-22-2009, 08:00 PM   #1
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????????? AUSTIN TEXAS ?????????

I just got a job offer in Austin and I was wondering if anyone knew anything about the riding, tracks in or around, or the forum(s) in Austin. Any info is good info.. Thanks
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Old 10-22-2009, 08:05 PM   #2
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Austin has a ton of roads in and around it. Doesnt get much better if you like nice hill country twisty rides.
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Old 10-22-2009, 08:08 PM   #3
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Awesome roads!
You will be much closer to the hill country.
Harris Hill is pretty close.
You're just as close to Texas World and even closer to MSR Cresson than us.

Take me with you.
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Old 10-22-2009, 08:27 PM   #4
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Depending on your criteria, Austin rocks.
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Old 10-22-2009, 08:30 PM   #5
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i know just as many ppl in austin as i do in houston im just wondering about the riding and the tracks near there.
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Old 10-22-2009, 09:09 PM   #6
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They also have a track in san marcus a few min. out of austin
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Old 10-22-2009, 09:13 PM   #7
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riding is A+ you are close to TWS (Texas World Speedway) and MSRH is only a few hours. also closer to the tracks in north texas than we are
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Old 10-22-2009, 09:50 PM   #8
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I live in San Marcos and it's like 25 miles south of Austin, great roads all around us! I live on Ranch Road 12 and if you go about 5 miles past my place it gets to be some good roads with some twisties and it goes for a good ~40 miles too!
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Old 10-22-2009, 10:03 PM   #9
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Austin Hills get an AAAAAAAAAAAAAA++++++++++++++++++++++++++ for great rides just dont take your noob friends through them with out a few solid slow test rides...
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Old 10-22-2009, 10:06 PM   #10
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austin has some sick roads. can't wait to ride up there again =)
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Old 10-22-2009, 10:12 PM   #11
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any suggestions on roads? 2147 or 1431 good? Those are around lake travis, anything to the east that might be worth a shot?

visiting a friend that goes to UT this weekend and im throwin the bike in the back of the truck, thought id hit a few roads while i was there
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Old 10-22-2009, 11:54 PM   #13
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did some research, im gonna crawl through lime creek
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Austin riding is great. Check out 2222, 1431, Lime Creek, just to name a few.
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If you don't take the job, I want it. I am from Austin and would love to go back. Transplanted to Houston for work and marriage.
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I have worked in Austina and loved it. The roads there are nuts and have plenty of twisties with elevation drops... so watch out!!
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If you have a chance to move. GTFO of Houston ASAP! Austin rocks!
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People rarely move FROM Austin.
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