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Old 01-19-2014, 05:53 AM   #61
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Drop down a few lines and post up on the Cat herders or the BWDR threads lots of good people close to you. What are you looking for easy gravel roads or single track? AB:-)
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Old 01-19-2014, 06:14 AM   #62
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I live slightly south of Charlottesville, VA and am looking for a riding partner, group or organization that might help to facilitate my dreams. Any suggestions? Thanks!
Like AB said, check out the Cat Herders & BWDR threads.

There is also a Charlottesville thread and a couple of Lynchburg threads. Inmates are always posting rides. Check out the Richmond thread too. A lot of those FFs get out that way.

There are a couple of Tag-O-Rama games in your area. The T-O-R games are a good way to get to know more ADVers.

Come to a campout. Spring Laurel Fork is a good place to meet a lot of area riders.

You just need to look around the Southeast forum to find lots of stuff going on close to you.
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Old 01-19-2014, 07:26 PM   #63
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Hi, I'm a new member, long-time road rider with a new (to me) totally unmolested KLR650 that is yearning to do some dual-sport/adventure touring with me at the helm. I live slightly south of Charlottesville, VA and am looking for a riding partner, group or organization that might help to facilitate my dreams. Any suggestions? Thanks!
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Old 01-20-2014, 03:21 AM   #64
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Old 01-20-2014, 07:10 AM   #65
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Thanks for the suggestions!

Appreciate the suggestions, gents! I will check into them and, surely, be riding in no time. BTW, in answer to the question about gravel, singletrack, etc. I am a lifelong road rider but haven't been on a "off-road" bike since I was a kid. I mountain bike a fair amount, so I think I may make the transition back to off-road pretty easily. Either way, I'm looking for any kind of adventure, as well as some moto-camaraderie.

Thanks again for the responses!
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Old 02-18-2014, 06:47 AM   #66
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Not sure if anyone keeps up with firearm industry news, but Remington Arms is opening a facility in Huntsville, AL. I am one of the lucky employees that has an opportunity to pack up everything and move down there.

I was wondering if you guys could fill me in on how much dirt/gravel riding there is within a half hour to an hour out of town?
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Old 03-07-2014, 08:15 AM   #67
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Southeast Riders -Rene Cormier visiting Eurosport Asheville

Rene Cormier, author of "The University of Gravel Roads" will be speaking at a FREE event at Eurosport Asheville on Tuesday March 18th 7pm -9pm. FREE Refreshments will be served. C'mon by!

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Old 04-07-2014, 08:42 AM   #68
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April 13 meet at Carolina Brewery, gassed up. 80 miles of curves gravel and dirt roads. Eat at noon where we jumped off. 9 am roll out. Please RSVP so we can reserve tables for bench racing..thx Steve

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