Few pics from today's ride - Wrist Twisters
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 Old 07-22-2012, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
They call me a ride whore
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Bostic, NC
Posts: 49
Rep Power: 1
 
Few pics from today's ride

Not too long of a ride today... about 150 miles or so. At one point I was almost ready to call it off and come home cuz all these random storms kept popping up all over the place. But I decided to change my route a little bit and give it a shot and see what happens. Worked out pretty good, only got a very little bit of light rain for a short period, nothing big at all, then just some wet roads, and the rest of the time it was actually pretty nice

Anyways, this is what I got to tango with all day long.... this was near the very beginning of the day, lol. So needles to say, I went the other way



Made my way up NC 181/Brown Mountain



Messed around with a few panoramas with a new app I found for my phone





Picture quality isn't that great in these.... not sure if there's a way to improve it or not, I'm still messing around with it, lol. Anyways, interactive panorama

Untitled - Photosynth

Made my way up the Blue Ridge Parkway, stopped at the Grandfather Mountain overlook. Clouds were starting to roll out and sunshine moving in





Made a stop at the Linn Cove Viaduct on the Parkway.... always a favorite spot



Still lots of low lying clouds in the area







Interactive panorama
Untitled - Photosynth


Then as I was sitting there, a huge cloud started to pretty much fully cover the whole area I was in



Here it comes! LOL




That's about all I got today.... it was starting to get late and I didn't have a clear visor with me so I made my way home. All in all other than all the storms moving around, wasn't a bad day for a ride.... humid but not terribly hot out so felt pretty good

-Jared

Black/Red '04 CBR 600 F4i - 238,500 miles and still kicking
Black '89 Accord LX-i sedan - 427,300 miles still running strong

States visited on my F4i


facebook.com/thirdgenlxi
thirdgenlxi is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 07-23-2012, 03:08 AM
rmb
Let's go!
 
rmb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Sussex Couty NJ
Posts: 7,650
Rep Power: 1
 

Awards Showcase
Wrist Twisters Event Attendance Wrist Twisters Event Attendance Wrist Twisters Event Attendance Wrist Twisters Event Attendance 
Total Awards: 9

Sounds like a nice ride, good pics, thanks for sharing!

rmb is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 07-23-2012, 05:54 AM
Fool in the Rain
 
HondaJim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Posts: 10,285
Rep Power: 1
 
Garage

Awards Showcase
Donation Wrist Twisters Event Attendance Extraordinary Ride Wrist Twisters Event Attendance 
Total Awards: 4

My buddy's dad has a place on top of Grandfather Mountain. Nice area.

Great pics too. Thanks.

"Towards the end of the vid, it looks like she may have had a bafflectomy." - MarylandMike
HondaJim is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Wrist Twisters forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome