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Forum: Day Trippin' 11-23-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
More infrastructure in the middle of nowhere. ...

More infrastructure in the middle of nowhere.

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2014-part-2/i-r334jzK/0/L/PB220001-L.jpg


Denied on the yucca climb today. I almost had it. I...
Forum: Ride reports 11-18-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,996
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Wow. I am enjoying reading your prose as much as...

Wow. I am enjoying reading your prose as much as viewing your photos. Thanks for your perspective.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-17-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,046
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Please keep it coming. :lurk

Please keep it coming. :lurk
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 11-17-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 559
Views: 21,362
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Dude, I did something similar looping a bicycle...

Dude, I did something similar looping a bicycle over backwards. Not quite as thorough. Wiping didn't hurt nearly as much as squeezing one out. May that person recover quickly.
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 11-15-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 5,249
Posted By Gaston Gagne
I'll bring a camera!

I'll bring a camera!
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 11-13-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 5,249
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Street bike ride Trail bike ride Looking...

Street bike ride
Trail bike ride
Looking forward to it!
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-12-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-20...

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2014-part-2/i-dXBf5tp/0/L/photo%203%20%281%29-L.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-12-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Day off for Veteran's Day. I rode with two...

Day off for Veteran's Day. I rode with two different veterans. This put me in a bit of time bind.

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2014-part-2/i-5RCPvRX/0/L/PB112610-L.jpg

...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-10-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
It was difficult to get a read on what the...

It was difficult to get a read on what the conditions in Sugar Grove would be, but we had a crew assembled and kitchen passes. Time to head to Damascus.

When "the leaves are down," the views are...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-07-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4,845
Views: 415,738
Posted By Gaston Gagne
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-03-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
All of the problems I had were the result of poor...

All of the problems I had were the result of poor line choice and/or not enough speed. With a little scouting, you'd be fine.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-03-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
The guy at the ticket window said there was a...

The guy at the ticket window said there was a fellow with a 650 GS with road oriented tires out there last weekend. That would be pretty tough.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-03-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 1,103
Views: 93,641
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Osprey? Are those two photos of the same bird?

Osprey? Are those two photos of the same bird?
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-03-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Saturday, we went hit the Rotary pancake...

Saturday, we went hit the Rotary pancake breakfast and then spent $235 in 28 minutes at Sam's. That's $8.39 per minute.

In spite of the dire forecast, we didn't get enough rain to beat the dust...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-28-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,238
Views: 155,022
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-27-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
WV 83 is a zen experience. ...

WV 83 is a zen experience.

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2014-part-2/i-CbcWX75/0/L/P1020245-L.jpg

...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-27-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Yes, he is. After ripping a lap of...

Yes, he is.

After ripping a lap of Flanagan Reservoir, we checked in at the Marathon station for some refreshments and headed to the free Tower Overlook.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-27-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
We took VA 72 up toward Coeburn then Jaybird...

We took VA 72 up toward Coeburn then Jaybird Branch --> Pine Camp --> Stone Mountain --> Tacoma Mountain --> White Oak --> Coeburn Mountain All of it mad mad twisties. Good thing the propane tanks...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-27-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
I didn't think the annual trip to the Breaks was...

I didn't think the annual trip to the Breaks was in the cards this year. Layla made a trip out there during Notta Rally. Then she went to the Gauley on a rainy weekend. She decided late in the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-24-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4,845
Views: 415,738
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Nice! Hoping to get out tomorrow.

Nice! Hoping to get out tomorrow.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-19-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
With a new set of tires on the rig, my thoughts...

With a new set of tires on the rig, my thoughts turn to Madison County and the ridiculous roads out there.

But first, we need to get through Burnsville without becoming hypothermic.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-12-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,338
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Wow. Epic. Thanks for posting.

Wow. Epic. Thanks for posting.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-10-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
We got up Sunday and hee hawed around a bit. I...

We got up Sunday and hee hawed around a bit. I was tired. We got on it before ten, though.

This area is a never ending revelation. We tried a road that we had been passing for a while. It...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-10-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Not much more to report. Glenn and I peeled off...

Not much more to report. Glenn and I peeled off at the bottom of Snowbird. Those guys were heading back to Grassy Fork. We figured we could take a scenic route up to Sutton Top and meet them up...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-09-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 2,140
Views: 234,711
Posted By Gaston Gagne
You are making it difficult to get any work done...

You are making it difficult to get any work done around here. I also get nostalgic for NS/NB. That tidal falls in St. Johns was cool.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-08-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Layla was headed to the Breaks, so we both got...

Layla was headed to the Breaks, so we both got out of the rack early. I hauled ass back to Del Rio and made it in plenty of time to catch up with Dennis's ride.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-07-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
It was nice to see you and Carol Ann again, if...

It was nice to see you and Carol Ann again, if only briefly. I don't get very far in the evenings.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-07-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
We came down Snowbird, over Rag Mountain, and...

We came down Snowbird, over Rag Mountain, and over the ridge to Strange Hollow. In a bit of confusion (I know the trails but still get lost on those very confusing roads), I discovered that I had...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-06-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
The three of us headed up Punkton with KTM Mike. ...

The three of us headed up Punkton with KTM Mike. We bid him adieu as he was running flat track tires.

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Other/Notta-Rally-2014/i-zGKZ5RL/0/L/PA022121-L.jpg


I...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-06-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
The anticipation of hanging out and camping in...

The anticipation of hanging out and camping in Del Rio for several straight days was almost too much to bear. The weather forecast was relatively good. The day before I was to leave, I got a PM...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-06-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 65,001
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Dennis's ride on Saturday. There are more...

Dennis's ride on Saturday. There are more photos.

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Other/Notta-Rally-2014/i-8g62746/0/L/PA042182-L.jpg
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-05-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 65,001
Posted By Gaston Gagne
I had the time of my life. Thanks for a great...

I had the time of my life. Thanks for a great event. I can't think of any place else I would rather camp and go for a bike ride.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
I saw one on the Cabot Trail once. I think they...

I saw one on the Cabot Trail once. I think they keep tame ones for the tourists.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-30-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 65,001
Posted By Gaston Gagne
http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-20...

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2014/i-7nMqp7B/0/L/P2220726-L.jpg

:y0! :dllama
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-30-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 65,001
Posted By Gaston Gagne
http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-20...

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2014/i-MQmZnt9/0/L/P6011467-L.jpg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-29-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 65,001
Posted By Gaston Gagne
http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-20...

http://gastongagne.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Moto-2013-part-2/i-hJRsWhc/0/L/PB020234-L.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-29-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 25,746
Posted By Gaston Gagne
Looking good! That should leave the proper...

Looking good! That should leave the proper amount of scarring.
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-28-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 92,363
Posted By Gaston Gagne
A somewhat weird weekend. I planned the whole...

A somewhat weird weekend. I planned the whole thing around Saturday evening's affair, which was not at all what it was advertised to be. The barbecue chicken and pineapple cream cheese cake were...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-28-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2,140
Views: 234,711
Posted By Gaston Gagne
If you keep this up, I won't get to go for a ride...

If you keep this up, I won't get to go for a ride today. Good thing there are no tubers in PEI. And, oh yeah, congrats on the new bike!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-27-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 65,001
Posted By Gaston Gagne
That sticker is the sh!t.

That sticker is the sh!t.
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