Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?


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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by dtrider » Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:59 pm



Ok, these photos are from the trip that I just got back from up to Northern Idaho (went up there to escape the eclipse hoopla). They were taken from the scenic overlook on Idaho Hwy 3 above Cave Lake. BTW: I highly recommend that ride, from I90 all the way down to Orofino Idaho and beyond. We do have some great views in the area.






Next tag - your bike with a motorcycle police officer. If you are in law enforcement, then it doesn't count unless you go get an officer from at least two jurisdictions away (no using somebody from your office or the neighboring one). Remember the point of the tags is to get people to go out and ride, and the purpose of this one is to get you to go talk with your friendly law enforcement officers.

/dwight


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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by TwoTone Trike » Sat Sep 02, 2017 2:40 pm

Sounds like fun. I'll play as soon as all this rain from Harvey lets up.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Sat Sep 02, 2017 6:47 pm

I had to take this week off from riding so I could decorate my pontoon for a light parade on the lake.....hmmmm, and next week 95+ degrees......cop pick may have to wait justa bit.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Hoosier Jack » Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:20 pm

Looks like everyone is afraid of the police. :D

Maybe something new?

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:06 pm

I just have not made it down to town yet.....the rains hit this week, though I was out on the bike last week (Wed) but the bikes were out too.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by brettchallenger » Mon Sep 18, 2017 5:08 am

Police bikes have become something of a rarity where I live. A lot of constabularies have simply given up using them, or they borrow them from other areas on the rare occasions that they do need them. They are still used a lot in big cities where there is a lot of traffic congestion, but outside these areas they are much less common.
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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Jacked » Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:33 pm

Hoosier Jack wrote:
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:20 pm
Looks like everyone is afraid of the police. :D

Maybe something new?
This is a great challenge, I pass two motorcycle cops just about every other day on my way home. They must have read this challenge. Their hiding and I'm bound and determined to find em'. :twisted:

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by dtrider » Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:03 am

Guys - I didn't say you had to get one on the road. You can always just go to the police station and ask one of them to come out for the photo.

I'll loosen it up a bit though. As brettchallenger mentions, not all areas have motorcycle cops, so instead of restricting the challenge to that let's just say a police officer in uniform (no plain clothes officers). That should make this a little easier.

And really Hoosier - the police aren't that hard to talk to. 8-)

/dwight
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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:23 am

I can see it now.....all these GWers speeding on the streets and freeways to get pulled over for a photo op.....and watch, no one will be around, lol. I do have a Sheriff that is up here (due to living out in the hills, we are Sheriff patrolled) so could do this.....hmmmmm.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by aj1500 » Tue Sep 26, 2017 11:16 am

it's funny, the other day we are on our way to lowes, we were in the truck. as we passed the BIG cow at the flea market my wife asked if I had got the picture for the mark, I told her someone beat me to it and the newest mark was for a Police on a motorcycle, we both agreed we hadn't seen one in ages. Then like magic coming down the road on the opposite side is a Motorcycle Patrol officer :shock: :D

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Hoosier Jack » Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:05 pm

Should have chased him down and did siren noises through the helmet.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:10 pm

We still do not have this pic yet, do we?

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by dtrider » Fri Oct 06, 2017 10:48 pm

Nope. I guess nobody wants to be seen with their local police. How about a car then. If you can't get a photo with a police officer, get a shot of your bike next to a police car instead. That should be fairly simple. But then I thought getting a shot with an officer would be simple.
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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Sat Oct 07, 2017 11:05 am

I thought so too, we usually have a Sheriff rig parked up at the school near me, and not lately. Need to move this lil contest along, lol.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Hoosier Jack » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:42 am

We can do this. The tag was a good one before, I just have not been riding the past couple of weeks.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:04 am

Actually, neither have I, and I need to, but rains and thunderstorms are forecasted.....Ugh, NW weather....gotta luv, gotta luv.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by brettchallenger » Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:47 am

Nope. I guess nobody wants to be seen with their local police
I suspect it might just be the other way round. With all the terrorism and stuff going on, the police are getting a bit jumpy at having cameras pointed at them.
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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by Mag » Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:08 pm

For me, today, actually, it is because at 11 a.m., it is 43 degrees......one word is I have "Pre-Burrrrrrrrrrrrrr!" going on.

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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by brettchallenger » Sat Oct 14, 2017 2:13 pm

70f today here in Northern England, absolutely weird.
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Re: Photo Tag ---Anyone want to play?

Post by AZgl1800 » Sat Oct 14, 2017 2:38 pm

yesterday was very cool, in the 60s

but today we have 86* right now....


perfect flu weather


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