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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 03:31 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
No. No. No. We saw a before picture of the inside...

No. No. No. We saw a before picture of the inside of the upper tank and we want to see the rest!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-27-2015, 05:38 AM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
After you check out Alhambra, etc. you should...

After you check out Alhambra, etc. you should look further west as well since you have about a week. Google Reddish Knob (VA), Spruce Knob (WV), Laurel Fork Campground (WV). There is a long piece of...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-26-2015, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Actually we are losing more Forest Service roads....

Actually we are losing more Forest Service roads. They cannot afford to maintain them and other groups want them closed. One of the first project areas to be decided upon I believe is the area from...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-25-2015, 08:02 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Dang. I feel bad for tagging another something in...

Dang. I feel bad for tagging another something in Richmond now. I picked it up that morning and rode it out to Williamsburg for a New Years Day lunch. I thought about dropping it on the ferry, but...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-25-2015, 06:28 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Sounds like a plan. The super short condensed...

Sounds like a plan. The super short condensed version should be as quick as watching all the Lord of the Ring movies.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-24-2015, 06:57 AM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Jeff and all, we may be out. Maggie is 8 months...

Jeff and all, we may be out. Maggie is 8 months pregnant and it sounds too tight in there. I will discuss this with her and let you all know for sure.

*EDIT* Yes, we are out. I could go alone,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-23-2015, 02:42 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Maybe Eddy or someone with more knowledge can...

Maybe Eddy or someone with more knowledge can answer but I saw this guy for my neck several years ago and had a co-worker who had surgery performed by him with good results.
...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-20-2015, 04:32 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Jeremy, When talking about he radars, lights...

Jeremy,

When talking about he radars, lights and buzzers you totally left out that the Land Rover's seat actually taps you on the shoulder on the side of the oncoming bike. I think that would...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-14-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9,490
Views: 568,402
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I doubt there is a rule keeping you from grabbing...

I doubt there is a rule keeping you from grabbing it. Being local, there was a chance you would have known it right off like Guy did. I still can't believe it survived the weekend under Poe's nose....
Forum: The British Invasion: Triumph Tigers 01-14-2015, 08:04 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
+1 It helps melt the tires off faster.

+1 It helps melt the tires off faster.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-14-2015, 07:03 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I surely can't grab my own tag but it is shady...

I surely can't grab my own tag but it is shady that you were there to take the tag pic. Chance of icy roads evens it out though? Maybe this one is worth only half a million points.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-13-2015, 12:31 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Nope. They are mostly VCU students.

Nope. They are mostly VCU students.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-12-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Floor looks great Jared. Do it yourself? Oh, and...

Floor looks great Jared. Do it yourself? Oh, and I prefer brass poles on a slightly raised platform.

On a side note and to not create another post, did you guys hear about the protest at city...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-12-2015, 09:21 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Well, the last time Jeff had us all over someone...

Well, the last time Jeff had us all over someone brought potato salad and said, "If you are going to bring the potato salad, you have to bring The Potato Salad." and it was some fine potato salad. It...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-12-2015, 06:52 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
And I'll bring the green bean casserole to not...

And I'll bring the green bean casserole to not cause any confusion.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-12-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Yeah! I think that's exactly what Jeff wants. ...

Yeah! I think that's exactly what Jeff wants.

*Edit* And pick your own food after reading the list.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-12-2015, 05:48 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
ADV Dinner Party at Jeff's

Jeff,

It will just be Maggie and me coming to your place on the 24th. We will be making some sort of heavy casserole side dish like a hash brown casserole or a green bean casserole (I made one for...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-10-2015, 11:51 AM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I don't know, but I'm rattled. First Charles and...

I don't know, but I'm rattled. First Charles and the Klim and now this?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-10-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9,490
Views: 568,402
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Pretty sure it is going to happen. I forget the...

Pretty sure it is going to happen. I forget the exact timeline, but the actual brewery will be completed within a couple years and the brewpub will follow a couple of years later. The road closing,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-10-2015, 08:42 AM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I am curious as to when you bought those items...

I am curious as to when you bought those items there. In early 2005, I offered Sprockets $50 over the best internet price on a Shoei wanting to support local business, while not making bad personal...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-10-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I had not realized how recently the BRP had been...

I had not realized how recently the BRP had been completed which was in 1987. I also did not know that the Parkway will be depicted on North Carolina's version of the America the Beautiful quarter in...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-09-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
From my visits there, it looks to me as though...

From my visits there, it looks to me as though they added a great amount of fill to keep the Parkway fairly straight and level. Since the forest road was likely already there they made the tunnel to...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-09-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Thanks for pointing that out as I have heard the...

Thanks for pointing that out as I have heard the same and it was in my mind to put that in my last post. I have seen some horse damage as well and it was not on the road/trail either...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-09-2015, 08:45 AM
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Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
...with time spent at the correct table. In the...

...with time spent at the correct table. In the news article I posted, neither the logger nor the mountain bikers seemed very satisfied. I plan to make some calls. If the mountain biking community...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Hmmm. I worked too late and can't shut the brain...

Hmmm. I worked too late and can't shut the brain off. Searched for the Stakeholders and found this:

...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Thanks Mike. I jumped over to your Ruckus Blog...

Thanks Mike. I jumped over to your Ruckus Blog and got stuck staring at the slide show for an indeterminate amount of time.

The Forest Service makes its own decisions, right? They may lend an...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Don't think me yet. I feel like I have no time to...

Don't think me yet. I feel like I have no time to get anything done now and we are having another kid in a few weeks.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Thanks, oldnogps. Mark is not part of Wild...

Thanks, oldnogps. Mark is not part of Wild Virgina who are the ones who made the report (Moving Forward?) with the not so illegal ATV rider on the cover. He just knows them as he works with them. As...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
My parents are stoked to keep my son for the...

My parents are stoked to keep my son for the night of the 24th and now hearing about these other kids going I wish I had kept my mouth shut for a day. No worries. Now I will be able to pay attention...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I understand, but disagree. When they recover...

I understand, but disagree. When they recover those areas they do their best to restore what was once there or not there. They remove the roads to restore the natural watershed, animal and plant...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
By the way I am aiming at getting us some single...

By the way I am aiming at getting us some single track trails. I hope they will let us create and maintain some. Even if a trial run, so to speak. Even if they are next to the Parkway or other roads....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-08-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
It is understandable why you guys would be...

It is understandable why you guys would be suspicious of Mark Miller. As stated by Oldnogps, his objective is to save natural treasures by classifying them as Wilderness areas with extremely limited...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-07-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
I am planning on coming. My wife will come too....

I am planning on coming. My wife will come too. We can bring our 3 year old son who is into bikes or we can find a sitter for him. Jeff, do you have any other kids coming. Firedad has his girls...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2015, 04:24 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Ha! I almost fell off my chair!

Ha! I almost fell off my chair!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,235
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Hey folks. I received an interesting email today...

Hey folks. I received an interesting email today and wanted to share it with you all as some of you may like to be more involved and this may hep you find a way. Here is the email (It is a bit long):...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-03-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
That's your great, great, great, great, great,...

That's your great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-02-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Thanks for letting me know to look for discount...

Thanks for letting me know to look for discount codes. I would have not know to seek them out. I should have bought one of these six years ago when learning to ride off road alone on FS roads in the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-02-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 32,056
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Holy Crap! I love it and hate it when you post AZ...

Holy Crap! I love it and hate it when you post AZ pics. Man I wish I could take off more than a few days at a time.

SPOT- Right now you can get a rebate for 50% off SPOT devices (paid at retail)...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-01-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9,490
Views: 568,402
Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Like the previous tag, it is really easy for most...

Like the previous tag, it is really easy for most Richmonders, but will take anyone else a little research.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-01-2015, 04:32 PM
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Posted By Dirtmonkey8
Happy New Year riders, Richmonders, lurkers and...

Happy New Year riders, Richmonders, lurkers and stalkers. It was a beautiful January day to bring in 2015. I made the group ride to Williamsburg and while I did not ride much I did manage to go from...
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