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Old 10-02-2014, 08:52 PM   #1
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E. TN. ride day

Just a beautiful day for a ride. Done some gravel , Citico Ck, Farrs Gap , North River and some pavement , part of the Cherohala , Tellico River Rd and 360 back to the house . Just 150 miles , but we made it last all day....
The best rides are measured in FUN , not miles ...just my opinion.
Damn , this retirement stuff is GREAT! shoulda done it when we were young!
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I think she needs a bigger bike for this road stuff, gona lower the DR 650 and see what she thinks of more power! might be tuff for a short girl...
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Old 10-03-2014, 08:27 PM   #2
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Looks like a fun day!

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Old 10-03-2014, 09:23 PM   #3
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Old 10-19-2014, 07:38 PM   #4
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More puttin around E. TN.

Been keepin an eye on the trees now , just alittle color , but the simple back roads around here just keep making us smile!
Meet Barb!
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Now I have the DR 650 closer to the ground and she got some more HP to play with ! FUN FUN FUN
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Hard to take pix while you're ridin the old Triumph ! bout missed her !
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Old 10-20-2014, 05:28 PM   #5
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Nice stuff my man.
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Old 10-23-2014, 08:18 AM   #6
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Another Wed afternoon ride in E. TN.

Nice day but the wind was really blowing. We left the house to ride the country roads toward the Foothills Pkw. it kept us out of most of the wind and these roads are just fun to ride !
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There is always something to look at that some how you've always missed.
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we took a short break and headed back to the house....we rode less than 100 miles and was gone for over 4 hrs ! Guess when you get older you just want to take time to smell the roses!! Fun Times...
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Old 10-27-2014, 10:09 PM   #7
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Monday 27th Oct

Beautiful day for a color ride in East Tennessee! We rolled out around 10:30 heading for our favorite place , Citico Ck. Headed up toward Farrs Gap and the color along the road was looking better than I expected.
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Back down to Citico Ck and past Indian Boundary out to the Cherohala
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Once on the Cherohala we rode to North River rd and headed back down toward Tellico River
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Made a drink stop at North River camp
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Once on Tellico River rd we headed toward Tellico Plains
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Then back toward the house on Rt. 360
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Great day of riding with my favorite riding buddy!
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