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Forum: Day Trippin' 01-02-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 186,361
Posted By snowbilly
+ one

A very Happy New Year, you'ns!:clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-27-2013, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,153
Posted By snowbilly
So far so good!

Thanks for writing this up. Looks like a lot of fun. Beachbilly 'n me gotta find some of these trails. I'm in. :lurk

:clap:clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-20-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 1,417
Views: 66,850
Posted By snowbilly
Update

G'day, Silke.

Suzanne (Beachbilly) will be in town after all, so she and I will be bringing our luxury truck camper. We've reserved site 443.

We're looking forward to this! :freaky :clap:clap...
Forum: Ride reports 08-04-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 11,130
Posted By snowbilly
The elusive Moose

Thanks for the great ride report, Silke. Love the Cabot Trail, Maine, NB, ...

Beachbilly and I hope to ride the Maritimes before too long ... maybe next year. ("Beachbilly" --- Suzanne now has an...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-04-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,750
Posted By snowbilly
Thanks!

A very nice report and fabulous pictures. We've got a neice in Boise ... gonna have to go for a visit!
:clap:clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-12-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,516
Posted By snowbilly
Lovely!

Thanks for the RR. Yikes, It's been 50 years since I was on the Gaspe with my parents. It was lovely then and still is. Were the campgrounds you found at all crowded? I assume you found them "ad...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-04-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 36,008
Posted By snowbilly
No! No! No!

I don't care what you say, we're NOT buyin' that house from ya!
...
Forum: Equipment 04-30-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,481
Posted By snowbilly
Dryer sheets

+1

Best if you put them in from the beginning. Try using the standard foot deodorizers sold in drug stores (in the foot care section) then leave the dryer sheets in for a few days. We always...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-30-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 1,417
Views: 66,850
Posted By snowbilly
... and

I like "still notasticker --- bugger off" !!! :clap:clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-30-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,417
Views: 66,850
Posted By snowbilly
In

I am planning to come at this time. No Suzanne, though, as she will be off on a trip to the far east if all goes well for her.

Richard
Forum: Ride reports 04-28-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 72,803
Posted By snowbilly
Great Ride Report!

The Balkans are soooooo beautiful! They really are an underestimated jewel of Europe.

Thanks so much for posting. :clap:clap

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-28-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 36,008
Posted By snowbilly
Yikes!

556 miles is a butt bustin' distance! You da man! Glad you beat the really crappy days we had yesterday and today.

Thanks again for posting this trip. :clap:clap:clap

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-25-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 36,008
Posted By snowbilly
Big Bend is just amazing

Great pics of the park - brings back wonderful memories. We can't wait tot get back there. The whole place seems so amazing because it just appears out of the low rolling hills of west Texas.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-25-2013, 07:29 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 36,008
Posted By snowbilly
brrrrrr!

So much for worrying if it would be too hot in the south!! :huh

... besides we saw those pictures of you riding in the snow last winter. This is a piece of cake for you. :lol3

Stay warm!
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-23-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 36,008
Posted By snowbilly
Great pics!

Thanks for posting.

That field of Canola reminds me of Manitoba ... big crop up there. They used to call it rapeseed when I was growing up ... hmmm, not PC I guess. ...
Forum: Regional forums 04-10-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2,239
Views: 141,653
Posted By snowbilly
Good Ridin' !!

To all you folks going to RDV. Suzanne and I will be off in Colorado or we would be joining in. Looking forward to reading about the good times. :clap

Happy trails,

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-10-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,866
Posted By snowbilly
Very pretty

Used to live in NJ along the shore. A ride over to PA, then up 611 along the Delaware to the Water Gap was one of my favorite rides ever. This brings back fond memories. Thanks for posting.

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-10-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 36,008
Posted By snowbilly
Great travels!

Always fun to read your RR's. 9999 eh? Is that worse than 999? :1drink

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-02-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,370
Posted By snowbilly
Great report

Thanks.

We live in Asheville, the Okie Dokie is now on our must try list.

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-02-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,556
Posted By snowbilly
Welcome!

I do like that beemer!

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-02-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,734
Posted By snowbilly
Very nice!

Looks like a new destination.

Thanks for sharing.

rw
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 03-15-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1,370
Sticky: Tet
Views: 129,087
Posted By snowbilly
Got it!

Chip,

Many thanks. I was just rummaging around this morning trying to figure out if this wa still active. :clap:clap

I very much appreciate your generosity in making this available, and hard...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-09-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 58,132
Posted By snowbilly
Right you are!

BINGO! :thumb :snore


Signed,

Your lazy neighbors
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-08-2012, 06:24 AM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 58,132
Posted By snowbilly
Fabulous weekend!

Thank you so much, Silke and Hunter for leading this not a rally! :thumb

And thanks also to all the others who contributed wood, beer, cookies, great meals, great conversation, .... :freaky
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Forum: Day Trippin' 09-14-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,723
Posted By snowbilly
Thanks!

Really pretty ride. Love the shots of the locals ... hope they're not killer cows! Maybe they need to be for protection agin them other critters you mention.

Thanks for sharing this with us. ...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-27-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 186,361
Posted By snowbilly
maps of w NC

We just moved to this area and found that there is a "Western North Carolina" map that shows some of the larger fire roads and gives a great overview of the area. One source is:
...
Forum: Canada 07-31-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,031
Posted By snowbilly
Thanks Shane & Graham

Shane, we'll check these out --- much appreciated

Graham --- Looks great. Our schedule is up in the air, but we'll send you a note if we can. Right now it looks like our riding will start next...
Forum: Canada 07-31-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,031
Posted By snowbilly
Thanks McJamie

The "Shield Loop" we found on line takes us right through 7 & Flinton Rd. If we se you out there we'll stop to say hello.

We're up in the air as to our exact schedule but will be in Bon Echo on...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-29-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 11,080
Views: 1,186,422
Posted By snowbilly
"Favorites" way points

Sorry if this has been covered but I can't find the answer with thread searches nor with Google.

On our Zumo 550 we can mark certain locations as "Favorite" destinations. Then when starting a trip...
Forum: Ride reports 07-29-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 562
Views: 180,624
Posted By snowbilly
DEFINITELY elk!! :norton rw

DEFINITELY elk!! :norton

rw
Forum: Canada 07-28-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,031
Posted By snowbilly
Thanks very much!

Thanks to all of you who replied.

We're coming up though the Thousand Islands crossing and spending our time in the Mazinaw Lake and the Whitby area, so Niagra Falls is out this time.

We do...
Forum: Canada 07-27-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,031
Posted By snowbilly
Visiting Eastern Ontario

Hi folks,

My wife and I will be in Eastern Ontario next week and the week afterwards visiting friends with a cabin on Mazinaw Lake, and a home in Whitby. We ride BMW 1200 GS bikes and are looking...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-20-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 58,132
Posted By snowbilly
Hmmmmm ...

What's that story about camels being horses designed by a group (committee) ??? :rofl

On the other hand, we're not making much progress on our own! :1drink

rw
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-18-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 58,132
Posted By snowbilly
:nod:waysad ... still working on something clever...

:nod:waysad ... still working on something clever for both of us; but it's so hard to compete with such great handles as "The DarthPeach" !!! Nothing seems clever by comparison. I need a good "ghost...
Forum: Vendors 07-11-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,790
Posted By snowbilly
These plates are awesome!

I bought one of these for my DRZ a couple of years back. They are really solid and are a snap to mount on the bike ... 10 minutes or less and I flunked out of "Shop" class at school.

Check out the...
Forum: Equipment 07-02-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 1,720
Views: 896,723
Posted By snowbilly
+1 Bought a Trango last January ... :thumb

+1 Bought a Trango last January ... :thumb
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-23-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 58,132
Posted By snowbilly
Two more!

We're in!:wave Reserved for site 539

Richard and Suzanne. New to the Asheville area (and loving it).

Thanks, Cuttlle, for the info.

Looking forward to meeting you folks.

rw
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-21-2012, 07:27 AM
Replies: 1,582
Views: 186,361
Posted By snowbilly
Love the 197 video!!!!

Great images ... and the music is perfect! :clap:clap:clap

I think we found that road by accident last summer ... beautiful road.

rw
Forum: Equipment 04-20-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,864
Posted By snowbilly
dryer sheets

Stick dryer sheets (used to prevent static in the dryer) into your boots after every use. The stronger their scent the better. That plus foot spray and you're golden.

rw
Forum: Ride reports 11-28-2011, 04:40 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 36,466
Posted By snowbilly
Orange!

Ooooh! I like that Ural in orange! It's way cool.

On the Luxury Lite cots, we bought one for Suzanne a couple of years ago and she likes it a lot. Only drawbacks are that it can be a bit squeaky...
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