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post #1 of 10 Old Mar 26th, 2006, 5:18 pm Thread Starter
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Check out the twisties

Check this out...somewhere near Trollstigen, Norway, wherever that is...
Very nice!!

http://www.nic.fi/~jhelmine/Norja/20...rollstigen.jpg.


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post #2 of 10 Old Mar 26th, 2006, 5:37 pm
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Check this out...somewhere near Trollstigen, Norway, wherever that is...
Very nice!!

http://www.nic.fi/~jhelmine/Norja/2002/Demo/Trollstigen.jpg.


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Not what I would call "twisties". Only 11 tight turns in the road you can see in the picture, between all the relatively straight sections.

Sure is pretty though! Amazed that that stream is white water all the way down!

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post #3 of 10 Old Mar 26th, 2006, 5:50 pm
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I'd call those "hairpins"!

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Not what I would call "twisties". Only 11 tight turns in the road you can see in the picture, between all the relatively straight sections.

Sure is pretty though! Amazed that that stream is white water all the way down!
Kudos to the photographer, too. Man - I wonder if he's in an ultralight or sumpthin'!!! Gives me the willies just thinkin' how he got that shot!
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Photo at night

Even better that the original.

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Thats beautiful. Almost looks fake. Reminds me of North Texas...not!

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Also looks like Norway has their own "Tail of the Dragon".

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Looks like the Jenner Grade going out of Russian Gulch, Hiway 1 Northern California, except colder.
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And then it also looks like somwhere in the Alps...

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