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Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-31-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 17,906
Posted By billgo77
Billgo77 Willgo77

I'm in. I'll buy a sticker if you have extra.
I'm riding my inappropriately street oriented Versys 650 on a worn out tire. Heck it has seen 2 Loose Nuts. I want to introduce it to Indiana Bones...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-07-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 38,198
Posted By billgo77
billgo77 is in

I'll quite being a hold out. Im in for this epic ride. I hope to get in on some of the pre-ride festivities too! Thanks for the expert So Ill knowledge there Big Dog. It looks awesome.:wink:
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-07-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Bones, I appreciate ya stepping in so I don't get...

Bones, I appreciate ya stepping in so I don't get bullied by a former disgruntled employee. I'm ok with it. He and I kinda got used to pointing out each others indiscretions, if fact "musically...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-06-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Meet my friend LEO

We've all had LEO show up at the wrong time. It happened again. We had a large group gathered at Graffiti Cliff and Picture Rock.
...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-06-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
LNut sights

Brooks bridge is pretty. Im glad someone decided it was worth saving.

http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/resDSCF1816_zpsd5af1d7c.jpg

Eery, Peaceful, Chilly, Foggy, Serene,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-06-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Billgo77 highlights

I've been working out of town so I am delayed in posting my pics. I'll put up a few tonight. I had a great time pre-riding and planning, and then doing the ride this weekend too. I'm amazed how some...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-06-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
What does the Fox say?

ok, it's not a fox, but a coyote lost his life this weekend. This is the photo I thought someone had. Sorry for you fella! No motorcycles went down in the making of this photo...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-04-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
That weren't no fox!

There's pictures out there of one Loose Nutter cradling a dying Coyote in his hands. We'll see if it gets posted. :lurk
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-01-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
I Just finished the ride...in my mind

Like all great athletes, I just finished visualizing the ride and followed the entire track. It was a great ride.:clap The trees are awesome, the road's just right, the knobbies only sections were a...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-30-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Why won't anyone talk about the start time and place!

:eek1Please refer to Post #280, 281, 282, and 283.:deal If you don't find the answer in those posts, stop by and see me at the Marathon station at Hart and US41 in Vincennes this Sat at 8 Central,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-29-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Reminder of Start Point- Hart St and US41

This ride is getting close and reading the HNF ride from last weekend has me drooling. :muutt

I've been asked a couple of times "Where exactly is the start point?". It's easy to find. The...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-26-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 781
Views: 41,252
Posted By billgo77
Loose Nut Rider missing out on the HNF ride.

I'd love to be able to display a HNF sticker, but the wifey needed some help today. She's been a good sport about the multiple LNut prep rides, so she got the nod today. I'd love to see some awesome...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-26-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
I'll be there by 700 Central.

This time change is confusing. Oh well! 700 am Evansville time is 800am Vincennes time. I'll be there. I've got the route on GPS and I'm willing to help a small group through the day. So see you...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-17-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
billgo77 at Teroff Hotel

I just made my arrangements at Theroff Hotel. It look's like an Amish run "motel". $55 plus tax for 2 up in a standard room. And there ain't no tent's allowed in my room. I asked if there was a...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Central, Texas & Gulf States 10-12-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,872
Posted By billgo77
Nuvi Routes- Loose Nut 2013

I took Loose Nut's 200 pt filtered track and turned it into a route so the NUVI can digest it. For those who care, I used WINGBD3 program to convert it (without flags). Converted without flags...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-29-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Did not get consideration for sticker- you will see these in 2013

:rofl:roflhttp://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/DSCF1553resized_zpscba20caa.jpg
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-28-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Honorable Mentions in Sticker Contest- same mud hole

:claphttp://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/SAM_12001024x768_zps0e962ec7.jpg
http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/SAM_12031024x768800x600.jpg...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-26-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
I love the sticker

Loosenut I'm thinking I went through the same mud hole and you didn't put me on a sticker. Maybe because I was unsuccessful and I ended up resting on my side in the middle of the "stink hole" and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-22-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Steve Check your PM

He's a busy man. Unofficially, I know he has stickers made. I know the sticker has a picture from last year's ride. and I heard it looks cool. When he's ready to roll them out, we'll know. Guys,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-19-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
A Cave in the back yard

Here's a great photo op from the LooseNut. You'll know your there when you see this next to the road. Heading North out of out of Shoals is a great bluff line. ...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-19-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
63 years old

Bulz I had no idea you were 63 years old. My parents taught me to be nice to older people, I'll start treating you better!!!:rofl I look forward to seeing you next year.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-16-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Overnight Washington- Hotel and/or Camping

Loosenut will do a better job answering this, and the waypoints will be on the final gpx file, but yes, overnight camping is available in Washington IN. It's at Glendale Park, south of town. There...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-16-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Track Development

OK, here's the deal. With LooseNut, I act like I don't have time for him and this really puts me out. But, if you reveal a few more tidbits, I'll spend a couple hours checking out your potential...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-11-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Cry Bulz out for shoulder surgery

Im sorry to hear the poor luck. The ride won't be the same without you. You were in the running for the farthest distance travelled to participate!, for sure. Not to worry though, you professional...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-08-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Sometimes, the ride itself is enough! Near Shoals...

Sometimes, the ride itself is enough! Near Shoals on the LooseNut 2013 route.http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/DSCF1509_zps688bafbd.jpg...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-05-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Down by the White River

LooseNut said, "hey, here's a section that we are considering putting on the 2013 ride. Go ride it and report back" It was a nice day. The downside, is I cant remember exactly where this is. It's...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-01-2013, 07:18 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
What the heck is Hindustan Falls?

On the way to Hindustan Falls, I glimpse this shear bluff out of the corner of my eye. It is cool up next to the cliff (literally). I suspect that on Nov 2-3, the leaves will be gone and this cliff...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-29-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Vincennes to Washington Indiana

https://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wou

Loose Nut, We start in Vincennes, and we are staying over in Washington Saturday night. Return to Vincennes the next day. It take 2 days to make the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-29-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Round Barn

http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/DSCF13251024x768_zps819a2eff.jpg
Rounds barns are a rare find. This one rests in glory South of Washington, IN. Well restored and looking good. When...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-28-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Apparently, They've had a problem with this!

http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/DSCF13161024x768_zps35af60c2.jpg
I love ironic and interesting signs. So we were tooling along the route and had to stop at this one. Hey, it's...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-28-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Cool Open Grating Bridge

http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/DSCF13151024x768_zps2c2473c6.jpg
I was asked to find a cool bridge for the route, same bridge a couple of posts ago. I think we did pretty well...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-26-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Route planning

Steve Fritchley is much of the energy behind the great event and he is the original Loose Nut. If you meet him, you will completely understand. He and Raaf collaborate on the track as they pour over...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-26-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Could I ride a Versys on this years' Loose Nut

I've been pre-riding some of the sections. I've taken my Wr250R on some and I loved the small stature and playful sandbar experience. I've done part of it on the Versys. Great comfort and good...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-26-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 36,229
Posted By billgo77
Start in Vincennes, Indiana

Vincennes is the first capital of Indiana. George Roger Clark was captured by Indians here in 1781, and he convinced them to spare his life by playing harmonica to them. I'm imagining the peace pipes...
Forum: Australia 01-26-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,367
Posted By billgo77
It sounds like an unsophisticated, slow,...

It sounds like an unsophisticated, slow, boring,.. and somehow delightful. Im in Southern Indiana, US, so I won't likely ride with you, but Im sure you fellas will have a great day! be well
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-07-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,608
Posted By billgo77
Loud Music at the Bar?

Loose Nut says he didn't like the loud music at the bar on Saturday night. I took photo of someone who respectfully desagrees! :freaky:eek1 It was Halloween dress up as your favorite 70's rock star...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-05-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,608
Posted By billgo77
Rare Sights

I'll bet many of you didn't catch these two views. The first one is at the center of the laborynth at New Harmony. I was tired by the time I got to the center, and found the walk to be as tough as...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-05-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,608
Posted By billgo77
Riders Nate and Mr. Dabolina

Nate Sweazy is a dedicated street bike rider and before this weekend didn't get the whole dual sport riding thing. I think he's starting to get it. I appreciate you keeping my WR250R company and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-05-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,608
Posted By billgo77
Bullz4ever and George- Michigan boys

These seasoned veterans came in from Michigan to ride with us. Jeff (bullz) is very friendly and wants to show us some adv type hospitality. Well, right back atcha, bullz!:roflGeorge doesnt talk as...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-05-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 20,608
Posted By billgo77
Darn stickers are everywhere

http://i1152.photobucket.com/albums/p491/billgo77/SAM_12071024x768800x600.jpg

someone went and put this on my bike when I was sleeping Saturday night. I want to thank all of you's who are...
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