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Ironhorse Lodge, NC on 13-15 July 13 50.00%
Canaan Village Inn, WV on 26-29 July 13 50.00%
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Old 12th December 2017
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Default 2018 XLForum East Coast Meet & Greet - Decision Time on Location

Hi all,
It's time to make a decision on preferred location and preferred weekend. It has been narrowed to two choices:

July 13-15 at Ironhorse Motorcycle Lodge, Stechoah, NC (http://ironhorsenc.com)

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July 26-29 at Canaan Valley, Davis, WV (http://canaanvillage.com)

Vote for your preference....

Ironhorse is only available on that weekend, but I believe Canaan Village is more flexible if you wish to add comments. The date change at Canaan village is so that it coincides with Mountainfest on July26-29.
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I’ll probably be good for either, but would still like to see and extended time which included a weekend opener and the following weekend closing, allowing more time and better chance of weather conditions for those traveling distances. IE: me making it to Canaan Village last year by way of Lake Havasu and Phoenix, Az. And Pecos, Tex.?
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I voted Canaan Village Inn, only because I have a big family vacation next summer and some other financial obligations that are going to keep me pretty close to home.
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Been to Canaan. Been to Mountain Home. So voted Iron Horse. Probably camping as usual.

PS. Being on my own schedule this year. I'll be mosy riding to my druthers. On my own time table. Just poke an hope.
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Which of these threads is the official 2018 thread? 2 votes for Iron Horse from Cotton's house
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I voted canaan valley but like I said before I will go anywear. There must be some roads down near deals gap that I have not been on yet.
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My vote is Iron Horse. May make that ride on my own bike!


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I voted Canaan Valley - It's close enough for a Thursday down & Friday back ride - If we have better weather than last year I might actually make it...

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Ok I am new but would like to go if I can. I have been to that area of NC twice in riding season once for a rally and once solo ride and both times it was pretty crowded. Heck a mob scene to me and wouldn't go back. I ride around areas of WV more often than NC and it usually is not jammed up and there are lot's of great rides. I actually lived in WV for a few yrs. So I voted for the WV site but I have no idea on the quality of accommodations, food sources, dealers, etc. around that area but it is considered a resort area in WV.
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