Originally Posted by dialdn
... Not really keen on any "GS" or "Dual-sport" rides as I am just getting back into riding after being away from it for about 18 years. To be honest, most rides will be sedate and just need to get some seat time and maybe some bike talk as well.
Sounds like a safe approach. Given that it's been 18 years, you should also consider taking a refresher course in the spring: