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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 10:03 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
I am very lucky and thankful but won't bore...

I am very lucky and thankful but won't bore everyone with the details.

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

Now let's eat! :dg
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-11-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Where do you get bicycle tires rated for 207mph?...

Where do you get bicycle tires rated for 207mph? :huh
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 9,946
Posted By RimBenty
I'm trying to make it easy for you. Now you just...

I'm trying to make it easy for you. Now you just have to ride your bike to work and grab the tag.:D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
Tag What's left of this building is at...

Tag


What's left of this building is at the end of Redman store road. I'm guessing this was the store but don't know for...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
Grab ...

Grab
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/11/09/1733752042259b76291c5f280a780ddd.jpg

Uno VA is basically this store. [emoji115][emoji1]


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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 9,946
Posted By RimBenty
New tag ...

New tag
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-09-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 9,946
Posted By RimBenty
Grab ...

Grab
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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-06-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
August is probably the best time to go. I...

August is probably the best time to go.

I don't think you'll hit single digits on the passes. I was there in late July and just had on a tee shirt, pressure suit and a jersey. Didn't get hot or...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-06-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
You may want to go in late summer to avoid any...

You may want to go in late summer to avoid any snow on the passes. Most OHV roads and passes out there are closed by mid October due to snow. That usually means the snow is too deep for a jeep to get...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-05-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
I have a Garmin Montana but a lot of guys use the...

I have a Garmin Montana but a lot of guys use the Garmin Zumo. If you get one then you can load tracks and routes in it which can help you locally and in Colorado. Lay out your whole trip or just...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-01-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
My wife and I found out that the Swannanoa Palace...

My wife and I found out that the Swannanoa Palace was open for tours today so we went to check it out. We even braved the cold, wind and rain to check out the garden. It was 37 degrees on the...
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 830
Posted By RimBenty
I use a Thor Ride jacket. It has vents for the...

I use a Thor Ride jacket.
It has vents for the arm pit, chest and top of the shoulder with waterproof zippers. If it gets too warm I take it off and strap it to the rear rack on my bike. There is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
So I finally put a video together from the...

So I finally put a video together from the PMS-500. This is the small bike group.

Most of the footage was filmed by my son and the water crossing where I thought I forgot to turn on the camera,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-28-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 6,906
Posted By RimBenty
Put me on the IN list, mostly because I like...

Put me on the IN list, mostly because I like breaking the rules.

Yeah, all two of them :evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-24-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Seaside road (Rt 600) parallels 13, more of a...

Seaside road (Rt 600) parallels 13, more of a country/back road than just riding 13.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-19-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
That's hilarious, and the words to the song are...

That's hilarious, and the words to the song are fitting

By the ranks or single file
Over every jungle mile
Oh we stamp and crush
Through the underbrush
In a military style!

Oh, we march...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-15-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Looks like great weather this weekend and with a...

Looks like great weather this weekend and with a couple days for that 3" of rain to drain off, this should be an epic ride.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-13-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Sweet!! Sunny and no dust :thumb Don't forget...

Sweet!! Sunny and no dust :thumb
Don't forget your cameras sounds like there may be photo opportunities at the water crossings. :D

(edit: Hopefully I didn't jinx myself)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-10-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
If you want to ride them back to back, Ill offer...

If you want to ride them back to back, Ill offer up my services for this. You ride one and Ill follow you on the other then we, uhm... I mean you, could swap back and forth whenever the mood...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-08-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Sorry to hear you got hurt. I think every...

Sorry to hear you got hurt.

I think every year I did the SH-500 someone had gone down on 85 in that area. There is a rock that they would paint orange because it is famous for taking people out,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 10-01-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
That's ok, I am redoing the maps because of...

That's ok, I am redoing the maps because of changes I made to the route. Minor changes for Saturday but I changed about half of the Sunday route. I should have them finished in the next day or two....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-30-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
I haven't messed with the videos yet. I Have been...

I haven't messed with the videos yet. I Have been working on updating the PMS-500 tracks along with other family duties. I'll see if I can get something put together.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-29-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
What an awesome trip to take your son on!...

What an awesome trip to take your son on! Something he will remember for a long time.
Forum: Ride reports 09-28-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,079
Posted By RimBenty
Awesome ride and great pictures.

Awesome ride and great pictures.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-27-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Wow, that's pretty cool stuff. I never heard of...

Wow, that's pretty cool stuff. I never heard of the USS Parche or Richard O'Kane before. I did know about the eavesdropping on the Soviet underwater cable though.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-26-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
I'll need to bring a designated driver to grab...

I'll need to bring a designated driver to grab this one :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-25-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 9,946
Posted By RimBenty
I had given up figuring this one out but the last...

I had given up figuring this one out but the last clue helped.
I didn't recognize the place but my company actually did some work in the complex several years ago. I still had to dig through our...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-24-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
Just trying to help a brother out. :beer I...

Just trying to help a brother out. :beer

I didn't want to just give you the answer but I'm not trying to turn this into Jeopardy either.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-24-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
Does this help? ...

Does this help?

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/8/8a/D%C3%A9part_de_deltaplane.JPG/330px-D%C3%A9part_de_deltaplane.JPG
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-24-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
"Hang" being the key word. There is no skydiving...

"Hang" being the key word. There is no skydiving that I am aware of here.
I went by both places after work yesterday while the sun was still out.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-23-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
Here's the new tag. It's one of those places you...

Here's the new tag. It's one of those places you can actually learn to hang out at.
http://i262.photobucket.com/albums/ii85/RimBenty/MotoStuff/CDCD8976-4FAE-4BE5-8DFC-A25A5C13CBA0.jpg...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-23-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
So I went out and grabbed the tag today. It's...

So I went out and grabbed the tag today. It's Naylors Beach rd near the intersection with Rappa Point rd. it's at the end of the bridge on a small spit of land....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-22-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Here we are playing in the water on Shoecreek...

Here we are playing in the water on Shoecreek last Saturday.

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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-22-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
HA - so I was right! :evil

HA - so I was right! :evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-21-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
I think it's on Naylor Beach road but haven't had...

I think it's on Naylor Beach road but haven't had time to check it out. Hopefully I can go by sometime this week after work.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-16-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
I checked the tire pressure before the ride and...

I checked the tire pressure before the ride and set it at 18 front and 15 rear. My rims do have multiple dents so it's probably time for an upgrade. The crack probably happened on Sunday, we weren't...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-16-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
My rear tire on the WR was spent after riding...

My rear tire on the WR was spent after riding Sunday. I planed to throw a new one on today so I could hang with you guys this weekend. Well when taking the old tire off I found a crack in the rim....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-11-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Congratulations on child number two. :clap ...

Congratulations on child number two. :clap

Sorry to hear you had to resort to surgery to fix your shoulder but sometimes that's what you have to do. Did they give you and estimated amount of time...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-09-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 31,260
Views: 1,790,438
Posted By RimBenty
Cool article, now I'm officially jealous. :D

Cool article, now I'm officially jealous. :D
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-09-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 9,425
Views: 553,615
Posted By RimBenty
Did you guys figure it out or need a better clue?

Did you guys figure it out or need a better clue?
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