Johnson City TN - New to Area. Looking for DS or ADV riding

Discussion in 'Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge' started by Vico1, Jan 23, 2019.

  1. jeff2051

    jeff2051 '13 1200GS, '15 XCF-W Supporter

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    Okay. Sounds good and I will probably join you on Sunday but will probably need to split off early for a family function later in the afternoon. Will you post when you plan on going for either day?
  2. JHMZ71

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    Sure, there will be a couple / three or so of us.
  3. jeff2051

    jeff2051 '13 1200GS, '15 XCF-W Supporter

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    Great. I have to break in the new Mitas tire!
  4. JHMZ71

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    Where are you located?
  5. JHMZ71

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    I just put on MotoZ Tractionator tires about month ago.
  6. jeff2051

    jeff2051 '13 1200GS, '15 XCF-W Supporter

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    Morning I am in Sullivan county in Colonial Heights. Near the junction of I81 and Ft. Henry Drive. I have the tractionator on the rear of the KTM. Had it on the front and hated it so took it off. Rear has been great
  7. JHMZ71

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    We are meeting at my house at 9 am tomorrow to ride toward High Knob in Virginia. 620 Brookhaven Drive Kingsport.
  8. jeff2051

    jeff2051 '13 1200GS, '15 XCF-W Supporter

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    I’ll be there. Big bikes, right?
  9. JHMZ71

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    Yes
  10. Rusty Rocket

    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    Are you doing gravel or by big bike do you plan on a road tour?
    DR650 a good fit?
  11. JHMZ71

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    I'm on Africa Twin and couple GS1250 and one DR and maybe KLR. Lots of gravel. We rode 185 miles last Sunday. So whatever you think is best. No technical stuff.
  12. JHMZ71

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    Let me know if you're going so we know not to leave till everyone is here.
  13. Rusty Rocket

    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    I was thinking about it, but I rode my KTM all day today and I'm whipped.
    Just for info, what do you do for lunch?
  14. JHMZ71

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    Not thought about that. We usually take something to drink and snack on.
  15. JHMZ71

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    If you want to ride just a shorter route I can get you to a road to get you back.
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    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    Thanks, but I'm gonna pass. It was brutal mud and my arms are shot. I'd like to sleep in. :-)
  17. JHMZ71

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    Next time thwn
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    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    Thanks. I was considering going, but the later it gets, the stiffer I get.
  19. JHMZ71

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    Stoney Creek area near Coeburn.

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