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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-27-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Sounds like a plan. Funny thing though, I put the...

Sounds like a plan. Funny thing though, I put the seafoam and left it running. I got preoccupied on something else and it ran out of gas...and I forgot to turn off the key, so now the battery is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-25-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Got it out this morning and ran some seafoam...

Got it out this morning and ran some seafoam through it first. Let it run for about 15 minutes and it definitely improved. However, if I turn off the choke it still dies, so I guess I'm getting into...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-24-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
No, the bike is too new for me to have cleaned...

No, the bike is too new for me to have cleaned it(yet). Should I go ahead and pull the carb and clean it, and is that a difficult process? Or just try the seafoam, of which I have a can sitting next...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-24-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Slightly off topic, but I know you guys are...

Slightly off topic, but I know you guys are reading this. Well I haven't been riding for a while, at least 6 months because of some medical issues. Missing you guys and the tags as well. Got out the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-23-2012, 02:57 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
The real question is Is it closer than the last...

The real question is Is it closer than the last location? Or do I still have the award for furthest outside the boundaries? :ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-13-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Sorry about that, after that camper went past me...

Sorry about that, after that camper went past me on 211 I decided to go a different route instead of following an RV up and over the mountain. Great meeting you guys. And I'll be replacing the tire...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-13-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 615
Views: 25,089
Posted By ruralgold
Hey Joe, pleasure to meet you guys finally. And...

Hey Joe, pleasure to meet you guys finally. And the BBQ wasn't bad either.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-13-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Great morning. Cold, but cranked up the electrics...

Great morning. Cold, but cranked up the electrics and got going. Took Back Road down to 42 to Broadway over to Fulks Run, then up into the forest. The forest looked a lot like(well, actually EXACTLY...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-13-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Yeah, forest roads over in GW national forest....

Yeah, forest roads over in GW national forest. What a blast that was!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-13-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
I can do pizza, at least a little. How's 1-1:30...

I can do pizza, at least a little. How's 1-1:30 sound? I'm going to be forest riding this morning hopefully and should have a good appetite worked up by then.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-12-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 591
Posted By ruralgold
I don't know about New Jersey, but us Virginians...

I don't know about New Jersey, but us Virginians can print out a 3 day temporary tag on the Internet to use when are purchasing a vehicle. Check your dmv web site to see if you can do the same in NJ....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-12-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Wheeeeee, whee, whee, Wheeeeeeeeee!! :clap ...

Wheeeeee, whee, whee, Wheeeeeeeeee!! :clap

In case you don't get it, there's this Geico commercial with a pig flying down a zip line, oh well, never mind.

Work has been a bear. Not one of those...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-15-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2,629
Views: 120,840
Posted By ruralgold
I don't know where I've been, but if it's not too...

I don't know where I've been, but if it's not too late put me on the list. Maybe I can sneak on one of the "maybes" that don't show up. If not, I'll go home and change my tires :evil

Rory
Forum: Day Trippin' 01-04-2012, 02:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,354
Posted By ruralgold
Great ride report. Thanks for sharing with us....

Great ride report. Thanks for sharing with us. Sounds perfect. I took the whole family camping for New Year's in the WV mountains. Got all kinds of strange looks when I told folks at work we went...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-29-2011, 04:06 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
I'm pretty sure I know where this one is, but...

I'm pretty sure I know where this one is, but won't get to go after it until Sunday at the earliest, so I guess I'll wait for the next one.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-29-2011, 03:49 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Nice grab and tag! I like the idea of leaving a...

Nice grab and tag! I like the idea of leaving a mark when you grab something, kind of a "hahaha" :wink:
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-28-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
:clap Great, now you can worry about more...

:clap Great, now you can worry about more important things, like what's going on with the electrical on your bike.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-28-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
I hate plumbing. Can't live without it, but hate...

I hate plumbing. Can't live without it, but hate it. Especially when you live in the country and use a well and all your systems are in the house. And your house is older, so everything in it is...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-28-2011, 03:58 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
Isn't that the truth? Or, do we have the habits...

Isn't that the truth? Or, do we have the habits because we have to work? Hmmmmm.....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-27-2011, 03:17 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
Isn't that the truth? What's with this work...

Isn't that the truth? What's with this work thing? Are we going to have to work until we die, or what? :kboom
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-27-2011, 03:16 AM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
Does that mean he's out of a job? :ear

Does that mean he's out of a job? :ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-26-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
I enjoyed this morning's ride, especially since I...

I enjoyed this morning's ride, especially since I got to try out my new electrics. My hands felt so much better with heated gloves, and the vest was toasty! I wonder if my feet feel colder just...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-26-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
New grab and tag

GRAB!
Location: Red Gate Road, Marksville, VA
Great tag and a fabulous road leading back to it.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7146/6576902517_ac35e6b3da.jpg\

And here's Gnome Duck getting...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-17-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
That's a good looking bike you got there! If you...

That's a good looking bike you got there! If you had a set of zebra bags...no, wait a minute, that's my bike :evil

I had to study today so no riding for me, but got the kids a little KLX110 for...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-16-2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
All right, guys, let's get this moving. If you...

All right, guys, let's get this moving. If you haven't moved it today, then tomorrow I'll have to study Windows 7 instead of going for a new tag!:cry
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-15-2011, 06:50 AM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 71,536
Posted By ruralgold
IN Sounds good to me. But I'm easy to please....

IN
Sounds good to me. But I'm easy to please. :wink:
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-14-2011, 02:47 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Thanks, Beast Rider, it was a great pleasure to...

Thanks, Beast Rider, it was a great pleasure to find the tag that you placed. As the trees got thicker and thicker, the road got narrower and narrower and rose higher and higher. Pretty cool.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2011, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
In keeping with Beast Rider's personal desire to...

In keeping with Beast Rider's personal desire to have the tags closer to home(his home), I kept the tag down that way. It's actually pretty nice down there, so an excuse to go get the next one will...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-13-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Traveling to Beast Rider's latest tag, I felt a...

Traveling to Beast Rider's latest tag, I felt a little like Hansel and Gretel, pretty much expecting to see the witch's cottage any time. It was indeed a magical journey, Thanks, BR! Weakley Hollow...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-12-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Nice grab and tag, Beast Rider. I been meaning to...

Nice grab and tag, Beast Rider. I been meaning to ride down that way. Maybe tomorrow, hmmmm :evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-10-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Just got back from riding this morning. Took a...

Just got back from riding this morning. Took a couple of hours break in the middle to thaw out :D (see those icicles)
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-10-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Rudy is now in a new home, quite nice actually,...

Rudy is now in a new home, quite nice actually, and secluded. Here's the entrance to the road he's near the end of.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7002/6488021641_6426aeb20b.jpg

Now you might be...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-10-2011, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
I kept looking for Titan Lane, finally googled...

I kept looking for Titan Lane, finally googled using your exact phrase and got .... Steed Lane.

Went out before dawn to get this one, because it was so close to the house. Pretty chilly.

GRAB...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-04-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 12,421
Views: 582,698
Posted By ruralgold
After riding this week in freezing temps, I...

After riding this week in freezing temps, I decided I couldn't delay any longer. I'm ready to start carrying a propane heater around. :freaky
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-04-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Enjoyed the ride, having never been that way...

Enjoyed the ride, having never been that way before. I'll have to go there when it's earlier in the day and I can explore more, instead of having to head on home.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-04-2011, 02:41 AM
Replies: 12,421
Views: 582,698
Posted By ruralgold
Not really, still waiting on some electrics to...

Not really, still waiting on some electrics to come in.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-03-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Just had a PM from someone who's guessed the...

Just had a PM from someone who's guessed the road, so if you're going you better get going. Funny, going down that road I met a guy on a Harley! I mean, we're talking about a little narrow gravel...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-03-2011, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6,387
Views: 268,059
Posted By ruralgold
[QUOTE=twohawks;17435969]Good grab and nice...

[QUOTE=twohawks;17435969]Good grab and nice tag...that Inn is a great place to stay. I know the innkeeper well....great guy. Very historic place.

My wife and I have stayed there before, and it's a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-03-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12,421
Views: 582,698
Posted By ruralgold
I didn't get to the new tag, but I did have a...

I didn't get to the new tag, but I did have a very pleasant ride after leaving there anyway. Was heading down a little gravel back road and met a guy on a Harley! Surprised the heck out of me,...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 12-03-2011, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3,092
Views: 127,511
Posted By ruralgold
Well, R2D2 is now retagged. Went looking for the...

Well, R2D2 is now retagged. Went looking for the NOVA tag this morning, but too late, and didn't get the worm(or the cheese, Beast Rider). DID manage to find a nice scenic spot for R2D2. Although the...
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