Crown King Trip
Results 1 to 8 of 8
Like Tree27Likes
  • 11 Post By desertflyer
  • 3 Post By scotti158
  • 2 Post By JerseyJeeper
  • 2 Post By Tweaker
  • 6 Post By admiral
  • 3 Post By Ken

Thread: Crown King Trip

  1. #1
    Junior Member desertflyer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2015

    Crown King Trip

    Mostly a lurker but member for a year and a half. I have a 91 Tw200 that I got to get back into motorcycling. I got an invite for a ride to Crown King this past Saturday. We met at the Boulders OHV area and left around 10 on Saturday. 3 motorcycles and a Honda 1000 UTV.


    It took about 4 hours to get to Crown King.


    After a beer and a burger. It was back down towards Lake Pleasant.


    The road went along and through the stream several times. One section was about a quarter mile long. Anywhere from a couple to 12 inches of water. Amazed that I did not go down. It was easier coming down from CK as opposed to the climb up.

    We got back to the staging are a little after dark.
    Sorry I don't have more photos, but I had a blast. A bit sore here on Sunday as I have not done a long ride like that for a while. But went out today and got some more gear so I don't have to borrow next time.

    I did ride my buddies Husaberg for about a half hour, but it was a tad tall for me. I think the TW's suspension was a little soft for the trip, but it handled it like a champ. I do plan to put some 2 inch risers on it soon.

    I need to work on the formatting of the pics. Two display instream and two do not.

  2. #2
    Senior Member scotti158's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Groton, NY
    Welcome to the Forum!!
    JerseyJeeper, littletommy and Ken like this.
    2013 Yamaha TW200

    1996 Yamaha TW200

    1995 Kawasaki KLR650

    2002 Yamaha RoadStar 1600 with sidecar

  3. #3
    Super Moderator JerseyJeeper's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    NJ Shore / Pine Barrens
    Nice! welcome to the forum!
    Ken and littletommy like this.
    Husqvarna TE300i Fuel Injected 2-Stroke 2019
    Yamaha XT225 - 1999 Serow
    Yamaha TW200Z - 2010
    Yamaha BW200 Electric Start! - 1986
    Yamaha TTR225R - 2003
    Husqvarna 701 Enduro - 2017
    Kawasaki Prairie 650 - 2002

  4. Remove Advertisements

  5. #4
    Senior Member Tweaker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2015
    San Diego
    Looks like a fun ride.
    Ken and littletommy like this.
    ”Everything You Know is Wrong”

    ” How Can You Be in Two Places at Once When You Are Nowhere at All?”

    Twin 2014 TW200's made side by side on the assembly line, Moose rear racks, Protaper ATV high bars, DG oval pipes, kick starters, rejetted carbs, 130 main jets, 2 -3 -.020 shims on the needles and @ 2 1/2 turns on the pilot screw, #34 pilot jets, Acerbis hand guards, Shinko 241 front tires, modified Krator foot pegs, 14-55t sprockets, Ricochet skid plates and 90 degree fuel filters.

  6. #5
    Senior Member admiral's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Frosty Hollow
    Quote Originally Posted by desertflyer View Post


    We got back to the staging are a little after dark.
    Sorry I don't have more photos, but I had a blast. A bit sore here on Sunday as I have not done a long ride like that for a while.

    "Sorry I don't have more photos but I had a blast".

    That is just awesome. I'm glad you un-lurked for a day. It's so great to start seeing other peoples rides. Thanks so much for posting!!!!
    Hidden Content A ride in the woods helps me relax and release tension. The fact I'm dragging a body should be entirely irrelevant?

  7. #6
    Ken is offline
    Senior Member Ken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2016
    Houston, Texas
    I think you'll be riding more after a fun day like that.

  8. #7
    Senior Member methamphetasaur's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2015

    Was watching the newest Dirt Every Day video yesterday when at 8:52 I noticed something familiar.

  9. #8
    Senior Member RockyTFS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Hailey, ID
    Boy, and I thought some of US were nuts!! I'll never complain about the TW suspension again!
    2018 TW200
    2014 BMW R1200GS LC

Sponosred Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. Crown King, AZ
    By mykdee in forum Trails, Off-road, and Adventure Riding
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: 11-20-2016, 11:03 AM
  2. TW200 mileage king?
    By dogonit in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 11-04-2014, 09:43 AM
  3. Crown King
    By joedirt1970 in forum Trails, Off-road, and Adventure Riding
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 05-09-2013, 11:00 PM
  4. Disney's The TWion King
    By DonBenito in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 12-26-2012, 08:21 PM
  5. Like A King
    By icpchad in forum Off-Topic
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-02-2012, 10:36 AM