BYOB 2011 MARLINTON WVa!!! It's Official - 10-12 June
Yes this is now the Thread for BYOB 2011
Tee Shirt thread is here:
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Set aside June 10-11-12 for this years "Bring Your Own Bullshit" ADV Rally.
It's casual, any damn bike that runs will do,
You will need to bring your own stories and entertain each other.
FARM RULZ will apply! KMAC YOYO.
Marlinton WVa is the location chosen.
It is in the heart of some of the best riding that West Virginia has to offer.
Rooms are reasonable, and camping will be available during this weekend only.
Singles $53.95 + tax
Dble $63.95 + tax
Camping $20.00 per night per tent.
Room reservations, are still available. as far as camping... call to reserve a tent site.
For campers there will not be any shower facilities, but I will provide two porta potties.
I am in need of
someone to cat herd the dinner for Sat. night. (handled) Thank You Party Boss :freaky
and someone to fix us up with tee shirts/stickers, (being worked on)
Anyone who has the urge to lead a ride or two please don't be bashful just say so.
So please volunteer to help at anytime.
Beuller was seeking a Tyrant, I fit the request.
Let the fur fly:evil
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So here is the IN LIst. Which I maintain poorly
see Old Lion list for accuracy
257Bob wife Carol
technician 172 (Special prize winner)
Twistn'roads (one of the Steve's eh!)
Witness( Da Canadians are in!!)! eh?
Kwn306 lovely wife
SRMN8R (Now Backing out of the whole thang.....)
Cigars&Scotch + Beer drinking pooch
zestymac & dog ( which won't be the only dog) just like the owner, He don't bite
Al Tuna wife
gsweave work buddy
gsweave work buddies wife
I've stayed there happily on three occasions. Sport-touring.net has had events there a couple times. There is a small gas and beer store next door and the rooms were clean.
Woohoo! I´m in!
Been there for many events :clap
food has been so so in years past but an all around great place.
lots of events the weeks before but we hope to be there.
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I'm in. Area is perfect. Great work Dan.
250 and 33 all weekend long... Jeff:clap
66 for kicks:evil
Plenty of dirt and trails for the thumper crowd.
I'm a possible for leading a mixed surface ride. Depends on if i get an opportunity for scouting. I know I can at least get us back to Wellsboro.
Area Attractions and Ride Suggestions
MAP OF AREA ATTRACTIONS (UNDER DEVELOPMENT)
Loop taking in many sights
Dolly Sods and Spruce Knob access is via forest road.
Spruce Knob and Dolly Sods
From the trail.
Due to strong winds branches grow only on east side of trees.
Route from Motel:
USDA Forest Service:
Bear Rocks at Dolly Sods
Route from Motel to Spruce Knob and on to Dolly Sods:
Real Time Images:
This rider rode to the top of Dolly Sods (down the page)
Ride on to Petersburg. Places to eat:
You can also stop at Seneca Rocks and eat at Yokum's.
To the South of Dolly Sods are the Roaring Plains.
Highest plains in the Eastern US.
Don't recognize him...
But I do recognize the 80,000 lb triaxle coal truck:D
His brakes haven't worked (well) since 1984.
in, frugal brother, and Jack Schitt will be joining me
Marlinton - History
South from Marlinton on Rt 219 to Lewisburg is worth the ride.
In June 2010 I acquired a lot of respect for the local riders heading north.
Aerial of Motel Location
I have uploaded a .gdb file with 13 routes and 123 waypoints of West Virginia. Much of it southwest of Marlinton.
It opens in MapSource (Garmin).
Link for download:
Click on All Categories in the Waypoints Tab.
In the Routes Tab:
Right click a highlighted route and select display on map.
Someone, please step up for calling in reservations for...
Sunday Brunch at the Hutte in Helvetia.
I won't leave WVa without a departure brunch at the Hutte
If I owned a cell phone I would step up myself.
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