BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby yjleesvrr » Fri May 18, 2018 5:18 pm

Gents - with 5 kids at home and weather being what it is, I'm making a game-time decision to stay home. Sorry about that. I had been looking forward to see y'all again as it has been a couple years since my last Bash attendance. Have a safe rest of the rally.
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby towerworker » Fri May 18, 2018 9:05 pm

Obviously I'm not there nor will I make it. I had previously (6 wks ago) agreed to join two friends and ride to the ROC Rally near Knoxville next Thursday. I too late remembered about the Bash and tried to gain tomorrow off as well. Working p/t (3 yrs now) and couldn't get Sat. All the rain we're having here has made me think I'm glad to be working tomorrow. I'll miss seeing you guys (and gals) but there will be next year!
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby R4R&R » Sat May 19, 2018 7:42 am

Looking at the weather for Oakland, Md., I'm going to pass on riding up there today. Thunderstorms and hail does not make for a fun camping experience. Ride safe!

I'll most likely get out for a day ride tomorrow, and next weekend I'm going on a multi-day camping trip starting in West VA, then Kentucky, Tennessee, and finally western NC.
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby ctRrider » Sat May 19, 2018 11:20 am

Looks like it was a bit of luck that I couldn’t attend this years Bash. On Tuesday we had tornados in the area and a macro burst that took out thousands of trees and power in CT and NY. I’ve been on a generator since then and power will be restored sometime later this week. I would have canceled due to the storm. I’ll be back next year. Let’s try Staunton again next year. Hope the weather is good for all of you this weekend
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby towerworker » Sat May 19, 2018 12:03 pm

I'll throw this out since Staunton was just mentioned. I'll be happy to host again if the group so desires!

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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby wncbmw » Sat May 19, 2018 8:20 pm

We’ve had several roads washed out or flooded here, including Interstate 26 being closed. Some landslides around also. The back roads are full of gravel and mud. I hated missing this but it turns out there was much to do getting ready for company for wedding tomorrow, so it was a good thing I stayed home. Hopefully we get a break and get some good weather in the morning for the wedding! Next year!
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby Daryl_stamp » Sun May 20, 2018 2:08 pm

Arrived home Safe & Sound about an hour ago. Turns out Doc was right, front tread depth was not good :lol: :lol: :lol: I’ll have to install that new one now. Rain for about half the trip back.

Lots of good roads this year, weather was nice Saturday, food and company was great the whole time.

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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby SteveK » Sun May 20, 2018 5:03 pm

I am back in Columbus. Unpacked, cleaned up and at rooster's getting a bite to eat. Travelled 985 miles round-trip.

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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby STDocLizard1 » Sun May 20, 2018 7:01 pm

Home without incident at 3:00 pm. Despite the mercurial weather pattern and riding various conditions, it was a fun Bash. We got a chance to recon some outstanding roads in Maryland, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania over the three days not to mention good times and great food!

When I have a spare moment, I'll post a recap.
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby mikemagna » Mon May 21, 2018 8:47 pm

To all those that couldn’t make it this year...you were missed by myself, Daryl, Steve and Doc. We had bad weather and good weather but only good times riding and hanging out together. We do appreciate the mention of a location for next year but we had already come to a consensus as to the location of next years bash. I will be stepping up as the bashmaster and the location is intending to be Franklin WV. I will post a formal thread with details once I confirm the arrangements with the hotel. Look for that toward the fall.

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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby towerworker » Sun May 27, 2018 9:38 am

Franklin, WV is a good location. Great riding all thru there!
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby yjleesvrr » Tue May 29, 2018 9:04 pm

Franklin, WV sounds good to me!
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby chibbert » Wed Jul 04, 2018 10:38 pm

Anyone planning 2019 yet? No I'm not volunteering.
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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby STDocLizard1 » Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:57 am

mikemagna wrote:To all those that couldn’t make it this year...you were missed by myself, Daryl, Steve and Doc. We had bad weather and good weather but only good times riding and hanging out together. We do appreciate the mention of a location for next year but we had already come to a consensus as to the location of next years bash. I will be stepping up as the bashmaster and the location is intending to be Franklin WV. I will post a formal thread with details once I confirm the arrangements with the hotel. Look for that toward the fall.

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Re: BEAKSTER BASH XV LaVale, Md May 16-20, 2018

Postby chibbert » Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:38 pm

Thanks. I guess I should have read every post
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