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skysailor 01-22-2013 03:52 PM

PHX for 5 days
 
Staying at the Hospitality Suite in Scottsdale from Feb 9th. Renting an H-D from AZ H-D for four days. Would love to run into any of you AZFF's who might be around. Planning Bisbee and points south for day trips. Would like to overnight in Bisbee either Monday or Tuesday. Will be checking this thread. Cheers
Lyle

cyberdos 01-24-2013 08:28 AM

If you're going down to Bisbee be sure to bring warm gear. People think that going South here means warmer weather but nothing could be further from the truth. It's a cool little town but the elevation in the valley (Phoenix) is 1,500ft whereas in Bisbee it's 5,500ft.

Wish I could join you.

Dillon@ZenMoto 01-24-2013 08:32 AM

if you are in scottsdale, stop by my shop, i can help with scenic route planning and great places to stay, eat, ect around southern AZ

cyberdos 01-24-2013 08:52 AM

Dillon knows. :deal

and if you're stopping by his shop can you pick me up a Shorai and a scanner tool?

:hide

F800ekelley 01-24-2013 06:21 PM

Skip renting the HD and go rent a GS from goaz on hayden and lets ride lots of good riding in AZ

skysailor 01-25-2013 11:55 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by F800ekelley (Post 20568537)
Skip renting the HD and go rent a GS from goaz on hayden and lets ride lots of good riding in AZ

Pretty sure they don't rent GS's any more. Did that last year, but I guess they took BMW's off the menu. I'm renting the HOG from the guys on Hayden.
Lyle

DangerMoney 01-26-2013 04:17 PM

If you absolutely positively don't have to have a HD:

http://www.azride.com/motorcycle-rental/

skysailor 01-28-2013 04:08 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by DangerMoney (Post 20582084)
If you absolutely positively don't have to have a HD:

http://www.azride.com/motorcycle-rental/

I do not need an H-D. Thanks for the link.
Lyle

skysailor 01-28-2013 04:31 PM

I used these guys last year. I was not impressed. I was looking for another 1200GS rental this year. Hopefully through somebody else. The HD guys on Hayden used to rent BMW. I guess they only rent Harley's now. On the other hand, always wanted to try a geezer glide. Not old enough to buy one though. Anybody rent Triumphs?
Lyle

BackRoader 02-04-2013 07:10 AM

Thanks for the link DangerMoney. I am in Gilbert for a month and will probably do a ride day or two.

I have my own fleet of bikes, just didn't bother to bring one this year. Maybe I will try something different.

Lyle, got your PM and noticed you had used these guys last year. Is that were you got the GS with the gear box from hell ?

Maybe I will drive over and check them out.

skysailor 02-04-2013 02:37 PM

Them's the guys. I may yet switch it up to an RT, but the Street Glide is something I've always wanted to try out. I'll never be in a position to purchase either of course, but nobody rents Triumphs etc.
Lyle


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