ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Riding > Regional forums > Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 12-28-2013, 04:18 PM   #14251
Forrest6775
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Forrest6775's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2013
Location: Rougemont, NC
Oddometer: 197
Where is the nc tag? Haven't seen the thread for it.
Forrest6775 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 05:02 PM   #14252
BHW
Beastly Adventurer
 
BHW's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2007
Location: Raleigh, NC
Oddometer: 4,107
Quote:
Originally Posted by Forrest6775 View Post
Where is the nc tag? Haven't seen the thread for it.

Near Chapel Hill...... it has been stuck out west for months. Would be nice to see it wander down to the coast and back to the Triangle!


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showt...85248&page=582
__________________
2003 Aprilia Tuono
Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms should be a convenience store, not a government agency!
BHW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 05:18 PM   #14253
RidingDonkeys
Purveyor of Awesome
 
RidingDonkeys's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Southern Pines, North Carolina, USA
Oddometer: 8,393
Quote:
Originally Posted by BHW View Post
Near Chapel Hill...... it has been stuck out west for months. Would be nice to see it wander down to the coast and back to the Triangle!


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showt...85248&page=582
No no no! We don't go east of I-95 in the NC ToR game. Only Road Toad and Icecold Dan wonder out that way.

Sent from the voices in my head and transcribed by their drinking buddy...
__________________
Sit Stay Ride: The Story of America's Sidecar Dogs
More info at www.sidecardogs.com

Clinging to sanity, one motorcycle at a time.
RidingDonkeys is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 06:01 PM   #14254
Forrest6775
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Forrest6775's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2013
Location: Rougemont, NC
Oddometer: 197
Man. If I knew I would have grabbed that one too. Better yet if it wasn't raining tomorrow I would make the grab tag hillbilly hide away then pick off the va tag.
Forrest6775 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 06:20 PM   #14255
schnabba
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: Wake Forest, NC
Oddometer: 1,464
Quote:
Originally Posted by RidingDonkeys View Post
No no no! We don't go east of I-95 in the NC ToR game. Only Road Toad and Icecold Dan wonder out that way.

Sent from the voices in my head and transcribed by their drinking buddy...
we need "flash, the night tagger" back!
__________________
- walker
schnabba is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 07:07 PM   #14256
wb57
Beastly Adventurer
 
wb57's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Central NC
Oddometer: 6,965
Quote:
Originally Posted by schnabba View Post
we need "flash, the night tagger" back!
I was just going to ninja the Chapel Hill one this morning - suck it up and do the slab thing. Just ended up not being able to find the motivation. Had a great spot to drop it between Roxboro and Butner too...

What time is the rain moving in???
__________________
'10 Kawasaki Concours (EB)
'11 Kawasaki Versys

Turning money into spent fossil fuels.
(Smiley crap is implied in all posts.)
wb57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 07:10 PM   #14257
Forrest6775
Gnarly Adventurer
 
Forrest6775's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2013
Location: Rougemont, NC
Oddometer: 197
Quote:
Originally Posted by wb57 View Post
I was just going to ninja the Chapel Hill one this morning - suck it up and do the slab thing. Just ended up not being able to find the motivation. Had a great spot to drop it between Roxboro and Butner too...

What time is the rain moving in???


Just started raining out here in Rougemont. Thought about heading out
there. The rain was supposed to hit about 3am. I'm like 9 miles from downtown hillsborough so?
Forrest6775 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 07:13 PM   #14258
wb57
Beastly Adventurer
 
wb57's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Central NC
Oddometer: 6,965
__________________
'10 Kawasaki Concours (EB)
'11 Kawasaki Versys

Turning money into spent fossil fuels.
(Smiley crap is implied in all posts.)
wb57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 07:22 PM   #14259
RidingDonkeys
Purveyor of Awesome
 
RidingDonkeys's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Southern Pines, North Carolina, USA
Oddometer: 8,393
The rain should be done by noon tomorrow. Don't make me come up there and get it. I've got lots to do here at the donkey stables. I just got MrsDonkeys an instant hot water dispenser, and now I have to install an outlet under my sink. I had planned on finishing it tonight, but got under the house and found all sorts of problems with my wiring plan. :(

Sent from the voices in my head and transcribed by their drinking buddy...
__________________
Sit Stay Ride: The Story of America's Sidecar Dogs
More info at www.sidecardogs.com

Clinging to sanity, one motorcycle at a time.
RidingDonkeys is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-28-2013, 07:25 PM   #14260
schnabba
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: Wake Forest, NC
Oddometer: 1,464
Quote:
Originally Posted by Forrest6775 View Post
Just started raining out here in Rougemont. Thought about heading out
there. The rain was supposed to hit about 3am. I'm like 9 miles from downtown hillsborough so?
you got about an hour and a half to 2 hours to go there and back... the rain coming up will be heavier.

I've ridden my 800xc up to, in west va, and back in some heavy rain, triumph makes these puppies waterproof enough! Go for it! (the front suspension / wheel / brake combo really need the ABS for sure on this one).

you're good - ride on man!
__________________
- walker
schnabba is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2013, 07:03 AM   #14261
STBNE
Yamaha ADVenturer
 
STBNE's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Southern Comfort
Oddometer: 6,345
its a warsh out...
__________________
1979 Yamaha XS1100F "Swampthing"
Go Your Own Way
"Never too Far...Never too cold...Never too wet..." Moonshine Lunch Run Mantra... RIP Terry Hammond
STBNE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2013, 07:15 AM   #14262
wb57
Beastly Adventurer
 
wb57's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Central NC
Oddometer: 6,965
Quote:
Originally Posted by STBNE View Post
its a warsh out...
Radar makes it look like we're going to get a break here in a while.
__________________
'10 Kawasaki Concours (EB)
'11 Kawasaki Versys

Turning money into spent fossil fuels.
(Smiley crap is implied in all posts.)
wb57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2013, 07:59 AM   #14263
lonewolf97
Beastly Adventurer
 
lonewolf97's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2010
Location: moonshine Country
Oddometer: 2,294
This weather is ugly. You guys are nuts!
Let's go see the "Hobbit "instead.
__________________
I'd rather be lost in the woods, than found at home.
lonewolf97 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2013, 08:10 AM   #14264
schnabba
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: Wake Forest, NC
Oddometer: 1,464
eh, maybe by 1pm most of the rain should have gone on by.... problem will come in at 4pm or so once the temps start to go back down.... really close to the dew point still.... won't be as bad, but still be some rain.

I think lonewolf has the right idea. Movie!
__________________
- walker
schnabba is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2013, 08:46 AM   #14265
wb57
Beastly Adventurer
 
wb57's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2009
Location: Central NC
Oddometer: 6,965
I get to go to work for an hour or so around noon. Hoping to get at least a short ride in after that. Pretending I'm going to ride to CH and back on 40 for the time being... I'm sure I'll find a reason not to, but don't think sitting in a theater full of folks with runny noses is high on the list of alternate possibilities...
__________________
'10 Kawasaki Concours (EB)
'11 Kawasaki Versys

Turning money into spent fossil fuels.
(Smiley crap is implied in all posts.)
wb57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 08:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014