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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. Today, 08:53 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
So, First off I realized that my Garmin Nuvi 500...

So, First off I realized that my Garmin Nuvi 500 didn't have Canada maps installed, So along with a Micro-SD I bought all of Canada (~$59 US), Then I found out, after receiving the files, that my...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Today, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I had the HF version for a long time. I mounted...

I had the HF version for a long time. I mounted it on concrete. I didn't have the no scratch inserts though. It worked for me for a few years until the steel started to rust and bend. Its not the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 06:03 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Holy COW!!! I hope she is ok! :eek1 I saw like 5...

Holy COW!!! I hope she is ok! :eek1 I saw like 5 deer last night while out riding. Those things are dangerous on the road. I hope she is ok and not beat up. And also the bike.... Hope its ok too....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 06:01 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I have the No-MAR Classic and I included the two...

I have the No-MAR Classic and I included the two different clamping options along with some of their tire irons. I love the No-Mar. I have changed at least 20 tires on it or more (Not all were...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-18-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I am thinking pontoons on the front and a paddle...

I am thinking pontoons on the front and a paddle on the back. I can probably save at least 10 pounds that way.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-18-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
Well I guess that settles it. I will be...

Well I guess that settles it.
I will be bringing the tent instead of a Hammock.
I do have bug netting though.

Ok.. I am still undecided. :cry

The tent means that I will not have a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-18-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I deceided to go extra light. Those wheels...

I deceided to go extra light.

Those wheels were just a burden anyway.

<a href="http://s647.photobucket.com/user/MoonBeamer72/media/RoamingRally/LightBike_zpsdbcgf4dy.jpg.html"...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-18-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 638
Views: 600,706
Posted By MoonBeamer
I can't wait to get back up there. I'll be there...

I can't wait to get back up there. I'll be there for the Americade week. The weekend prior I will be doing the Roaming Rally up near Ottawa CA. :deal
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-16-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 7,499
Views: 392,370
Posted By MoonBeamer
Fixed. :1drink

Fixed. :1drink
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
Camping costs

I was wondering about what the camping arangments will cost. And if they take American?? I don't really want to deal with converting US -> CA but I will if I have to. Or just use a card if they...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
Sweet, cant wait to get there! :clap

Sweet, cant wait to get there! :clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-14-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
Truck Parking

So.... Because this is a "Little Bike" rally I am sure that many people will be trucking or trailering their bikes to the rally.

I asked before and someone offered some parking space ~1 hour...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-04-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
I was just putting together a packing list. I...

I was just putting together a packing list. I guess extra oil will be an addition. :(:

It looks like my kit is getting more and more heavy. :(
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-26-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
The trail got real fun real quick.. Then it got...

The trail got real fun real quick.. Then it got more and more narrow. My bars were smacking trees on both sides. Good think I cut them down or I think my bike may still be out there stuck between...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-26-2015, 03:35 AM
Replies: 33,535
Views: 2,077,996
Posted By MoonBeamer
This looks fun! What trail is that??? Its not...

This looks fun! What trail is that??? Its not the Canaan Vally loop is it??
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-22-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I think I will just bring Either my box trailer...

I think I will just bring Either my box trailer or my EZ-up with the walls. I can put a propane buddy heater in either one and be comfy.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-22-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
WATR Trail ride

So who is going?? I think I may camp the night before even though its not a far drive. If there is enough room I will bring the Toy Hauler for a comfy night sleep. :evil
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 02:15 AM
Replies: 12,781
Views: 2,489,287
Posted By MoonBeamer
Wow, all of these replies hounding Honda for not...

Wow, all of these replies hounding Honda for not making a 300 or whatever for the CRF. Well... I would say that in truth if you want more power then you need to go with a larger CC bike from the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-19-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Fork Strap

Anyone know what those fork mounted grab handles are called. The ones that mount just above your fender?? With all the mud up in Canada I was thinking I may need one. :huh And the Google isn't...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-16-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I will be there! :clap

I will be there! :clap
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-08-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 33,535
Views: 2,077,996
Posted By MoonBeamer
Yep, that happened, :rofl Now I have a...

Yep, that happened, :rofl Now I have a reinforced sub frame and new LED turn signals. :clap

I was sure it was a flaw in the design on the muffler until I removed all the plastic and saw the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-08-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 33,535
Views: 2,077,996
Posted By MoonBeamer
I was on that ride, We had Two KLR's, An XR650,...

I was on that ride, We had Two KLR's, An XR650, Me on my CRF250L, and a Husky TE250?. Prior to this video we had another KLR and CRF250 but they left. KLRRIX - (Now VA Adventurist on Youtube) has...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-05-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 33,535
Views: 2,077,996
Posted By MoonBeamer
Does anybody know if Shoe Creek is open?? I...

Does anybody know if Shoe Creek is open?? I heard somplace that it was going to be closed down.. :ear
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-04-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 163
Posted By MoonBeamer
Is Shoe Creek and Big Meadows open???

I heard that the FS was going to close down Shoe creek and/or Big Meadows in the GW/Jefferson National Forrest. Does anyone have info on this?? Anyone been there this spring yet???
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-30-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 43,824
Posted By MoonBeamer
Did Cades Cove last October. Worst thing ever on...

Did Cades Cove last October. Worst thing ever on a bike. There were bicycles passing us. It might be nice on a weekday early but a weekend is awful!!! Especially 10x bad on a bike.:eek1
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-21-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Another fun ride that is north of Meadows Lane is...

Another fun ride that is north of Meadows Lane is Coal road to 162:

https://www.google.com/maps/@37.9834445,-79.0712532,17z

162 is a seasonal road and I am not sure of when its open. I am sure...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-21-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
If you want some fun adventure head west to the...

If you want some fun adventure head west to the GW forrest south of Charlottesville. Look for the Meadows Lane and Shoe Creek roads. Meadows Lane is a south turn off of VA-56 (Crabtree Falls HYW) ...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-19-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Motts Run Landing???

Motts Run Landing???
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-17-2015, 03:08 AM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
That is quite a difference.. Do you know the...

That is quite a difference.. Do you know the current draw? and Watts?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-11-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 43,824
Posted By MoonBeamer
I won the Sotol at the rally last year. I have...

I won the Sotol at the rally last year. I have yet to crack the cork. :1drink

That will change very soon.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-06-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Looks like a job for JB weld.

Looks like a job for JB weld.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-02-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 43,824
Posted By MoonBeamer
I'm pretty sure I will be there by Thursday...

I'm pretty sure I will be there by Thursday afternoon. I'll be with the wife hauling the Toy Hauler trailor. No tent for us this year. :evil
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-01-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Make sure to Wave and Honk if you drive by my...

Make sure to Wave and Honk if you drive by my place. I think we need to set up a Roaming Rally Meetup at my Garage one weekend when I am off.

We could practice changing and patching a tube. ...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-01-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
Also they come with an internal dry bag incase...

Also they come with an internal dry bag incase the outer dry bag gets a hole or leaks.

http://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0352/9565/products/EDRY201_Enduro_Dry_Saddle_d_1024x1024.jpg?v=1418320662
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-01-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 12,796
Views: 534,226
Posted By MoonBeamer
I really like those softside bags. I got the...

I really like those softside bags. I got the smaller Enduro E-12 dry ones for my CRF.

http://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0352/9565/products/EDRY201_Enduro_Dry_Saddle_a_large.jpg?v=1418320662

...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-01-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 43,824
Posted By MoonBeamer
COOL! I like that dealer, Bought a bike from...

COOL! I like that dealer, Bought a bike from them a few years ago. The owner was our salesman. Great guy and fun too. :clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-27-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
I opted for the "Luggage" option. This is the...

I opted for the "Luggage" option. This is the Little Bike version so I will have my CRF250L.

I was wondering on what the "Luggage" parameters would be. I have a water resistant duffle that...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-24-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
Because this is the "Little Bike" version. Are...

Because this is the "Little Bike" version. Are there good close treese at all the camping spots? Something that can accommodate a Hammock?

If I can bring a Hammock it would make life a lot...
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2015, 05:02 AM
Replies: 12,781
Views: 2,489,287
Posted By MoonBeamer
You probably have a wire that has rubbed through...

You probably have a wire that has rubbed through some place. I would check all wire looms running down and in front of the handle bars. As the bars twist side to side the wires can rub against...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-15-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 35,764
Posted By MoonBeamer
I have a question about the starting location.. ...

I have a question about the starting location..

Is there a place to park a truck?
-and-
About how far is the finish from the start??

I would be trucking up my little bike and then...
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