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Forum: Americas 01-09-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 650
Posted By mnesci
Ak2015

Im planning on leaving in early June from the Chicagoland area. What are your plans?
Forum: Americas 12-16-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
Ak2015

Im looking to leave in early june and be gone 3-4 weeks. Wife and 3 kids make for a quicker trip. Looking to ride 400-600 miles a day.
Forum: Americas 12-15-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
Ak2015

My plans are not set in stone but I would like to travel both the Alcan and the cassia. Also want to getup to wiseman if the weather permits. Camping mostly and stoping for food on the way at...
Forum: Americas 12-04-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
Im looking at 3-4 weeks depending on weather. Up...

Im looking at 3-4 weeks depending on weather. Up the Alcan and down the Cassiar. Hopefully make it up to Wiseman.
Forum: Americas 12-04-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
Alaska 2015

Glad to hear there is some interest. I know its very early but Id like to get some dialogue started and get some planning in. Im looking for an all road trip(besides the road construction).
Forum: Americas 12-04-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
Alaska 2015

Where are you in the Chicago area? far western burbs here close to Geneva. What are you riding? Im thinking of leaving right when school gets out in early June.
Forum: Americas 08-31-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
To early?

guess Im to early........Let me know if anyone is interested in going in June of 2015. I get out of school around June 1st so we can ride up before to much traffic starts heading up.....let me...
Forum: Americas 08-25-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By mnesci
2015 Alaska

My plan was to ride up to Alaska in the summer of 2012. I made it one day into the trip.....600 miles to Bemidji, MN and called my wife to let her know I was OK. I then got the news that my...
Forum: Americas 06-23-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By mnesci
Deals Gap

Looks like Im going to ride down to Mammoth Cave and then on to the Dragon. Anyone know of good motorcycle campgrounds on my route? Any other things to see?
Forum: Americas 06-22-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By mnesci
Maine is a bit to far at this time........looking...

Maine is a bit to far at this time........looking to stay in the Midwest or close by.......thinking about Deals Gap area but thinking it might be way to hot.......not that im looking for snow
Forum: Americas 06-21-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By mnesci
4-7... days where to ride? Ideas Please

I have a good half a week or more or so this july(5th thru 20) to get away from the family and have some alone time with my bike. Only question is where to go and what to see. Im in the far western...
Forum: Americas 01-19-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,911
Posted By mnesci
Im looking into leaving June 17th from the...

Im looking into leaving June 17th from the western burbs of Chicago. Have a ride parner and going uthe Alcan and down the Cassiar.
Forum: Americas 01-19-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,426
Posted By mnesci
3 year ago I hit snow off of I-70 west of denver...

3 year ago I hit snow off of I-70 west of denver at about 10000 ft ........31 degrees and slushy snow in mid july......not a fun ride
Forum: Americas 11-17-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 784
Posted By mnesci
Blue ridge parkway and deals gap

Im looking for a ride down Deals gap and the Parkway from south to north. What are the exact towns the parkway starts and end and where are some good places to stay. Any help would be much...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-04-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 569
Views: 45,141
Posted By mnesci
Elburn just outside of geneva

Marc here riding a 2005 VFR800........any riders out my way?
Forum: Americas 10-24-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,464
Posted By mnesci
What is youre route. Im looking to go up the...

What is youre route. Im looking to go up the Alcan and back down the Cassiar. Side trip to Jasper on the way up and Hyder on the way back with a stop in Glacier on the way back to. Maybe we can...
Forum: Americas 10-21-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,464
Posted By mnesci
Im also looking to ride to alaska from the far...

Im also looking to ride to alaska from the far western burbs of chicago. Im looking to leave around June 17th and have a guy out east looking to go as well. When are you looking to leave?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-09-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 11,073
Posted By mnesci
My longest ride was on a 1999 honda magna from...

My longest ride was on a 1999 honda magna from orland Park Illinois to valdosta GA 950 miles.......If you have ridden a magna you know its range sucks. Stopping for gas ever 90 to 110 miles either...
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 884
Views: 480,059
Posted By mnesci
Im in as well........glad your riding for your...

Im in as well........glad your riding for your brother.........he wishes he was with you on this adventure.....
Forum: Ride reports 08-29-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
The Monkey's

Yep, Im a believer.................People can vent and yell and scream, but never respond to them...if you do they have you....just ignore......they'll go away


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Forum: Ride reports 08-29-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
Nasty PM's?

People are sending you nasty PM's? Is there a way to have them blocked? or better yet kicked off ADV? To many nasty people out there who need to get a life(or a bike and start riding)......
Ill...
Forum: Americas 08-16-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,175
Posted By mnesci
Alaska 2013

I planned on going up in June of 2012. I made it one day into the trip(600 miles from chicago to Bemidji) and then got the call that my grandfather had just passed away. Long story short, I made...
Forum: Ride reports 07-22-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
Pictures!

Thanks for all of the pictures we have been waiting for....keep em coming.....looks like you guys are having a blast!
Forum: Ride reports 07-19-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
Now your getting it.......Live= pass......Die =...

Now your getting it.......Live= pass......Die = Fail.......if it was just that easy.....slow down and take it easy and plan ahead for what the cagers will do next....if thats possible
Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 49,181
Posted By mnesci
Also following along.....lets see some more!

Also following along.....lets see some more!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-14-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4,580
Views: 738,898
Posted By mnesci
Thats it!

Thats it!
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-14-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4,580
Views: 738,898
Posted By mnesci
2005 VFR800 Interceptor

Located 45 miles west of Chicago......12K miles, Red, 40L trunk, Heli bars, Mirror extenders, New tires, Perfect shape......Asking $4800 ....have it on Craigslist for 5200 but would rather sell it to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
Dont get on that bike all hyped up on...

Dont get on that bike all hyped up on caffine!!!!! Keep those pictures coming......
Forum: Americas 07-11-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By mnesci
I havnt heard of that.....Is it possible on a...

I havnt heard of that.....Is it possible on a VFR800? Im more of a road going tourer, but would like to get a dual sport in the future when my kids dont cost so much.
Forum: Americas 07-10-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By mnesci
There was no way I was going to have my wife and...

There was no way I was going to have my wife and 3 kids go to my grandfathers funeral and wake without me. If it would have happened days into my trip, it would have been different, but I had only...
Forum: Americas 07-10-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By mnesci
Stuck in chicago...Help!

My Alaska trip was cut short with the death of my grandfather. made it from the chicago burbs to Bemidji and got the call he wasnt going to make it thru the night. he died the next morning. That...
Forum: Ride reports 07-07-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
32K! You should have gotten a used r1200rt for...

32K! You should have gotten a used r1200rt for less than 10K and stil would of had a beautiful BMW. i ride a 2005 VFR800 that I bought used for less than 5K and it will run forever. Add a top case...
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2,026
Views: 277,417
Posted By mnesci
Troll?

Dont all BMWs have kick stands on the right side? This whole RR is nuts........but I keep reading it.......not much to do when its 103 degrees out here in the chicago burbs.
Forum: Alaska 06-08-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,658
Posted By mnesci
OH #$%^......Im riding up in 9 days and dont...

OH #$%^......Im riding up in 9 days and dont have the bike to do the TOW unless its very, very dry. Any idea when the road will be open?
Forum: Ride reports 06-03-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,746
Posted By mnesci
Im riding my2005 VFR800 up in 2 weeks leaving on...

Im riding my2005 VFR800 up in 2 weeks leaving on June 18th. Any other VFR's riding up?
Forum: Americas 05-27-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,498
Posted By mnesci
Vfr800

Lots of riders going up but I might be the only guy on a bright RED VFR800. Im leaving June 18th from the chicagoland area. No set plans as of right now, but Ill be riding both the Alcan and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-26-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,145
Posted By mnesci
Im leaving the Chicago area June 18th. My trip...

Im leaving the Chicago area June 18th. My trip will primarily be on road with my VFR. Im sure Ill see a bunch of you and cant wait to get on the road. If anyone from the midwest is leaving around...
Forum: Ride reports 05-22-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 59,981
Posted By mnesci
Subscrided......Incredible pictures! Im leaving...

Subscrided......Incredible pictures! Im leaving for AK on June 18th. 26 more days for me....hope to see you on the road.
Forum: Ride reports 05-21-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 59,981
Posted By mnesci
Subscribed!!!!! Im leaving the chicago area June...

Subscribed!!!!! Im leaving the chicago area June 18th and going up thru ND and taking the Alcan up and then back down the cassiar into WA state and then Rt 2 back to the Midwest. Lets hope for...
Forum: Ride reports 05-15-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 55,403
Posted By mnesci
Jacks Fork River?

Is the the Jacks Fork River? I did a float trip there a few years back thru Eminence MO. If you get a chance ride north up Rt 19. Very twisty roads! For the midwest that is. Beautiful area out...
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