tat from va to bigbend

Discussion in 'Americas' started by danptobin, Oct 13, 2019.

  1. danptobin

    danptobin Been here awhile Supporter

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    in feb im planning on riding to big bend np from ny. im thinking of taking the tat from either nc or va to ok on the way there. ill be on a tiger. anyone know how many days it ussally takes to take the tat from nc to ok on average? any parts to avoid on a bigbike with mild 50/50 tires (pirelli scorpion str)?
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  2. BUZZARD II

    BUZZARD II Old Geezer

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    In February in VA & NC you will likely need snow tires. If not, good mud tires. Winter in the mountains is not kind. There's not a whole lot of help available if you need it either.

    Buy a cheap Harbor Freight trailer and tow your way to Texas.
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  3. RideN

    RideN Been here awhile

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    I’ve got a dr650 and might tag along if you tow to texas.
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  4. danptobin

    danptobin Been here awhile Supporter

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    im still planning to ride the bike there. you are welcomed to join at any point in the trip if you dont mind that im a slow rider
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