The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > GENERAL AREA > Organize a Ride-out or find a riding buddy
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Organize a Ride-out or find a riding buddy Here is where you can organize your local ride-outs or search for a new riding buddy.

Active Threads
0 Vm38 mikuni carb
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 1 Minute Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 77
0 Calling all short frame riders . . .
Last Post: DirtyHarry68
Posted On: 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 193
Views: 17,987
0 Mounting fatbob tanks on a '74
Last Post: Tonyb65
Posted On: 37 Minutes Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 7,058
0 Sportster Crankcase Pressure / Engine Breathing / Wetsumping and Mods
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 46 Minutes Ago
Replies: 737
Views: 18,804
0 Show me your non-stock breather systems
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 50 Minutes Ago
Replies: 275
Views: 114,645
0 Call the new 2020 models Sportsters?
Last Post: 45Brit
Posted On: 55 Minutes Ago
Replies: 133
Views: 11,054
0 Sportsterpedia Progress
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 248
Views: 64,781
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4,215
Views: 489,497
0 How the heck do you remove seat with rear wheel on
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 75
0 Branch O'Keefe heads (with photos)
Last Post: Maxeffort
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 299
0 75 XLH Electrical problem - Accessory Circuit
Last Post: Iron Mike
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 32
0 New Gas Tank or Cat Litter Jug.
Last Post: broknluck
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 89
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 12,951
Views: 1,181,896
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 2,178
Views: 180,923
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,139
Views: 1,719,736
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,580
Views: 426,813
0 XR750 road bike?
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 1,125
0 RIP Peter Fonda (02/23/1940 – 08/16/2019)
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 269
0 Do Loud Pipes in fact save lives?
Last Post: boomerguy
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,509
Views: 265,192
0 Glutten for punishment sportster cams it ain't
Last Post: ken883/1200
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 113
0 Do you use premium gas in your Sportster?
Last Post: boomerguy
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,771
Views: 362,458
5 What can cause the engine to suddenly misfire?
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 87
0 Timing
Last Post: owlsplace
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 476
0 Starter under load
Last Post: USAFpj
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 243
0 Another Sporty ADV Build
Last Post: shreksbro
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 156
0 "The Blues" thread!
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 872
Views: 75,830
0 Best seat for long rides
Last Post: Knuckles
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 119
Views: 26,306
10 Future hardtail springer.
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 8,906
0 Swingarm Bearing Change Rubbermount
Last Post: DéDé
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 52
12 POLL: How many times have you dropped a motorcycle?
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 684
Views: 118,423
More...
Members Birthdays
BobH (65), jcrow (65), release (64), Iron Joker (59), rickschad (56), mickes (55), indyrednek (55), jarhead08, koidac (43)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 18th January 2011
flskevin's Avatar
flskevin flskevin is offline
Be annoyed Now;Ask Me How
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: The Burg of Fred
Posts: 4,808
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200XL Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 1999
Other Motorcycle Model: FLSTC Heritage Softail
Other Motorcycle Year: 2008
Reputation: 143898
flskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant future
Default XLF'ers Rides Map

Since the members map is under way I thought of a new map so XLF'ers can mark their favorite rides. I'm sure there could be duplicates so only add markers for roads that haven't been posted yet.

Use the detailed marker to add as much info as you can about the road. An image, web link or any thing you feel will help anyone that might want to check it out.

I started it with my favorite, Skyline Drive... but will be adding more local roads when I can.

If it's a long road like the Pacific Coast Highway that stretches an entire coast then put your marker or markers on the section you are most familiar with. If another XLF'er knows another section he/she can place a marker on their section. Or if you know the entire road place multiple markers on appropriate locations.

XLF'ers Favorite Rides Map
__________________
"... With Liberty & Justice for All." Must be 18, Void where prohibited, Some restrictions may apply, Not available in all 50 states.

Pastafarian Minister - Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster
Dudeist Priest - Church of the Latter Day Dude

Last edited by flskevin; 19th January 2011 at 03:33.. Reason: Added the extra bit from the other thread.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 19th January 2011
Brad's Avatar
Brad Brad is offline
Senior Master Bolter Oner
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 9,416
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: None
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1200C/883C/883R-all sold
Other Motorcycle Model: Dyna FXD-sold
Reputation: 3760079
Brad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Added one of my favorites. This will be great for my summer trip thru the south! - thanks.

Can you see who added a favorite? If not, it might be good to add your username just in case someone needs more info.

Last edited by Brad; 19th January 2011 at 01:49..
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 19th January 2011
fun4regina's Avatar
fun4regina fun4regina is offline
Senior Chief Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: PA/NY border
Posts: 1,048
Sportster/Buell Model: 883 XLH
Sportster/Buell Year: 1987
Blog Entries: 3
Reputation: 1322040
fun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond reputefun4regina has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Another great idea Kevin! I used to live in Lynchburg VA, there is a LOT of beautiful riding on the Blue Ridge Parkway just South of where you posted skyline drive. It looks like when I go visit my mother next time, I need to stop on Skyline Drive somewhere and pay up on that hug.
__________________
~Regina
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 19th January 2011
flskevin's Avatar
flskevin flskevin is offline
Be annoyed Now;Ask Me How
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: The Burg of Fred
Posts: 4,808
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200XL Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 1999
Other Motorcycle Model: FLSTC Heritage Softail
Other Motorcycle Year: 2008
Reputation: 143898
flskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant future
Default

I added a field to the description window "submitted by" so a member can contact them through a pm.

Quote:
Originally Posted by fun4regina View Post
Another great idea Kevin! I used to live in Lynchburg VA, there is a LOT of beautiful riding on the Blue Ridge Parkway just South of where you posted skyline drive. It looks like when I go visit my mother next time, I need to stop on Skyline Drive somewhere and pay up on that hug.
My hope on this map is that members from all over can put their favorite rides here so if someone is planning to go through an area they can get an insiders look in to the good rides.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 19th January 2011
Brad's Avatar
Brad Brad is offline
Senior Master Bolter Oner
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 9,416
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: None
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1200C/883C/883R-all sold
Other Motorcycle Model: Dyna FXD-sold
Reputation: 3760079
Brad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by flskevin View Post
I added a field to the description window "submitted by" so a member can contact them through a pm.
Cool - I just added my name to my one listing. Two great maps ~ what's next?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 19th January 2011
flskevin's Avatar
flskevin flskevin is offline
Be annoyed Now;Ask Me How
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: The Burg of Fred
Posts: 4,808
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200XL Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 1999
Other Motorcycle Model: FLSTC Heritage Softail
Other Motorcycle Year: 2008
Reputation: 143898
flskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant future
Default

I don't know I have only a few good ideas a year and it's mid-january so I guess that's it for me and the rest of the year.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 21st January 2011
flskevin's Avatar
flskevin flskevin is offline
Be annoyed Now;Ask Me How
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: The Burg of Fred
Posts: 4,808
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200XL Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 1999
Other Motorcycle Model: FLSTC Heritage Softail
Other Motorcycle Year: 2008
Reputation: 143898
flskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant future
Default

I got a good start on Virginia State Roads....
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 22nd January 2011
Folkie's Avatar
Folkie Folkie is offline
Brass Nut
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Western Weald
Posts: 45,720
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200CB
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Other Motorcycle Model: CRF250L
Other Motorcycle Year: 2017
Reputation: 13179569
Folkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I've just stuck the thread. I would have done it sooner, but I only just realised that it wasn't already stuck.
__________________
Folkie
Super Moderator
South East England Riders



There is nothing at the end of any road better than may be found beside it. Edward Thomas (1878 - 1917)
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 22nd January 2011
COSpringer's Avatar
COSpringer COSpringer is offline
Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Colorado Front Range
Posts: 320
Sportster/Buell Model: XL883C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2007
Other Motorcycle Model: Suzuki DR650
Other Motorcycle Year: 2004
Reputation: 2660
COSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the roughCOSpringer is a jewel in the rough
Default

Just added my favorite ride in Colorado, the San Juan Skyway Loop in southwest CO. Gorgeous views of the San Juans, high mountain passes, great twisties.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #10  
Old 27th January 2011
flskevin's Avatar
flskevin flskevin is offline
Be annoyed Now;Ask Me How
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: The Burg of Fred
Posts: 4,808
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200XL Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 1999
Other Motorcycle Model: FLSTC Heritage Softail
Other Motorcycle Year: 2008
Reputation: 143898
flskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant futureflskevin has a brilliant future
Default

C'mon guys...

There have to be hundreds of great rides out there...
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 22:44.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC