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Discussion in 'Americas' started by The_Precious_Juice, Aug 19, 2014.

  1. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    I left around 0540ish.

    Got to VA Beach a little after 3:50.

    270 miles.

    Still fairly wet here.
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  2. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Taking a break before heading for lot 9 at the speed way.
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  3. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Will ride 87 miles to Tenafly, NJ.

    Will come in from the west on I -80.
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  5. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Take 1666 bus from Port Authority to Tenafly. Take DR over to Circle Cycle. Leak in front tyre.

    Stay the night in Tenafly. Route planning for ride to New London, CT
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  7. Rusty Rocket

    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    After crossing the Thames River by Mohegan Sun, and turning right/South on Rte 12, be sure to take a left onto State Route 214 about a mile or so down Rte 12. Ride it over to Rte 2 and turn around if you need to stay on 12 but it is a very fun, up and down twisty road.
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  8. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    I am in Groton now, on Monday, on the way to Twisted Throttle HQ, I'll go north to 214, then east. Terrian is great to ride in.

    Today the MIGHTY DR and I set a personal best. Stop lights. Never stopped at so many on a 200 mile day. :puke1

    Perfect weather. Great roads. Damn near spoiled by cages. Surprised by the traffic.
    East of Durham I satarted to get into the woods. Less horn honking and more live stock and slower drivers. :D

    Higganum Rd is good to go.


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    Monday, I only have a 42 mile drive to Twisted Throttle.

    I will also try and and link up up with an inmate in Warren, RI. That evening or on Tuesday.

    It depends on how things are going.
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  9. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Relax in Groton with friends.

    Went to Submarine Musuem today.

    Will go to church with them on Sunday.
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  10. Rusty Rocket

    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    fixt. My family is descended from the Hales. My brothers first name is Hale for that reason.
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  11. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Thanks for the correction.

    I ws thinking Hale, but typed incorrectly.
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  12. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Easy day of riding and sight seeing.

    Talked with some locas for a spell.

    Invited dude to check out ADVrider.

    Good time at Twisted Throttle. James and John helped me out. Tried out wind shield, but decided to just stay slick.
    Took dirt road out back east and other back roads to the 138.

    The bridges over to Middletown and north to Bristol are great.

    Relived that traffic is much lighter in southern Little Rhody.

    116 miles so far.
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  13. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Ride to Cap Cod
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    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Took a good power nap outside hillcrest Pizza.

    Sunny day, but windy.

    No tolls so far. :deal

    Will push to Providetown, CApe cod.

    Good roads, plenty of librarys, nice vjews, and slow speed limits... Well things are a little faster in MA.

    I like it.

    In the evening will turn around and camp on the way back. I doubt I will take the ferry.
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  15. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    FWIW

    i think the MIGHTY DR rides the smoothest in 5th gear around 70mph.
    The hand guards are are as calm as Carlos Hathcock on his 93rd confirmed kill day.

    Decided to pass on the Twisted Throttle event tomorrow night. I saw all the traffic on the bridge on the highway 44 exit and was making good time.
    I wouod have stealth camped in Rehoboth again at same spot. 48 hours after the first time.



    I still need to spend a couple of days in Boston before the real fun starts in New Hampshire.:deal

    15 miles from Marine's house. Just off exit 19 on the 495.
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  16. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    Worth visiting.

    Suprised i liked her so much.
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  17. Rusty Rocket

    Rusty Rocket Life behind "Bars"

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    Sounds like you're having a good time on the DR.

    The Cape is tougher between Memorial Day and Labor Day so enjoy it.

    Are you going up the coast towards Maine?

    I was down in RI Monday at the beach. I drove CT Rte 214 in the car. Love that road. Hope you got to try it.
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  18. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    My boy will drive me to the T, and I will use my Reserve Card, to get a ride to Bean Town.

    Not sure yet where I will ejnd up. Dude from Boston will help me out on that later.

    May link up with inmate or another Marine who is in college there.
    Still working on that.
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  19. The_Precious_Juice

    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    New Hampshire will be the premier AO.

    IT'S not going to be quick and quiet like it was with Little Rhodie, it's going to be loud and nasty, my kind of tour.:evil

    Will go to the A. NATIONAL PARK in Maine.

    I did not take the 214, but the 1A and other small roads off tje coast.
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    The_Precious_Juice MC_Rider

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    I am sure The Cape Is insane during that period.
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