S.E. Florida Rides

Discussion in 'The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan' started by Josh Leyburn, Feb 9, 2015.

  1. motomike14

    motomike14 Thumper Crusader Supporter

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    Computer says...no. But, this is 144+ hours, and long range computer models have been off this year. Always subject to change. Other models agree, mainly it getting swept up into what may be a massive nor'easter in Nova Scotia.

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  2. jdubb75

    jdubb75 Vicarious Adventurer

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    Is this modeling for Humberto? I think @rider1150gsadv is talking about, soon to be a named storm, TD 10.
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  3. rider1150gsadv

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    Yes it is about TD 10...:uhoh
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  5. rider1150gsadv

    rider1150gsadv Long timer

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    I know right!??!! :lol2
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  6. jdubb75

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    Jerry looks to not likely be an issue for SE FL.

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  7. danh600

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    I think Dave is right. I can't think of a single fun curvy road in S FL. There are some nice scenic rides like the Keys and A1A. You have to get up to the Lake Wales Ridge to have any elevation changes or curves.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Wales_Ridge
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  8. Florida Lime

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    As stated and not often enough in Robbinsville, NC
    I can think of a couple, but they are less than a mile long. :lol3
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  9. sanjoh

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    Back when I was in SE FL, hwy 78 (around Alva) was the closest thing to a curvy road.
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    Snake Road feels curvy at 100 mph
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  11. danh600

    danh600 Long timer Supporter

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    I forgot about those.
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  12. danh600

    danh600 Long timer Supporter

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    835 from Clewiston down to the Indian Reservation has a few curves.
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    As stated and not often enough in Robbinsville, NC
    :lol3

    Not what I was referring to, but they do fit the description. :nod
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    Okay, then, apparently we all agree SE Florida has no "exciting" rides. But Gingerbeard says there do exist a few "scenic" rides, and as there also exists the possibility I will occasionally have to spend some work time in Miami I'm now wondering the obvious:

    What are these Scenic Rides?
  15. rider1150gsadv

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    Loop Road comes to mind just of off Tamiami Trail aka US 41.. Lot of the rural roads between US 29 and US 27 north of 41 have some nice scenery if you like farms and orange groves... Having said that however, my brother and I usually end up north of the big lake and riding the levees for a bit of dirt if we decide for an all day ride 300 miles or more.....