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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-19-2013, 03:01 PM Thread Starter
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Rode from Vermont to Deal's Gap via Skyline drive and the Blue Ridge, then to Raleigh NC, Bike performed flawlessly, comfortable, thanks to the mustang seat, and then back to Vermont. Had a great time. Would highly recommend the Smokey mountain area for your riding pleasure.

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Highest mileage day was 613 in 14 hours mostly at 75+ mph with an average of 48.8 mpg.

highest temperature noted was 109F.

Friendly folks met - lost count.

Hours in the saddle- 56.

Number of times over deals Gap- 3

Fun Factor- Priceless.


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Sounds like a great ride. That part of the world is on my bucket list.

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I live in pa and drove skyline drive was a great road, infor about rest of trip, let us know nice place to stay and good food, going to try to go in aug.
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Fuggin awesome Uni, you made my night!




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Great picture, great story. I wish I could do a ride like that! Keep ridin safe SilentUnicorn!

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Good report Uni! I'm makin plans for the fall now. Glad you had a blast and priceless is right!

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