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Old 05-30-2016, 02:33 PM
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Home safe and sound. I had beautiful weather the whole way home! Thanks Marty for all the work you put into this. I had a great time.
Unfortunately, none of my videos came out. The extensive well written instructions failed to mention a few important details. I figured it out on the way home and will be ready next year.
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Old 05-30-2016, 02:36 PM
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We made it home around 3:45 left Earl headed to 78 an Robin headed to the turnpike great trip great people a nice weekend in all
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Old 05-30-2016, 02:36 PM
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Gary and I got home around 1:30. We had a great time so good seeing everyone. Thanks Marty for putting together another great rally.
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Old 05-30-2016, 02:47 PM
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Missed the rain, all back safely via rt6 and I84 east. Very pretty through 6 to rt 15 with fog floating in the valleys.

I kept looking for Elk, and only found a doe licking her fawn in a field of short hay.

I had to push myself hard to do the miles but I'm so glad I didn't miss it.

Thanks Marty for a great trip, awesome food. I know I didn't say goodby to everyone but I would like to here. What a great group, spirit and attitude!
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Old 05-30-2016, 03:07 PM
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got home 4:45 nice ride back no rain, lots of traffic.

yes a great rally. what a town to have a rally in. and a state.

thank you marty for putting this together, and showing me another part of the state in live in.
and thanks to the road captains watching are backs.

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Old 05-30-2016, 04:32 PM
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Home sweet home

Gladly add my thanks to Marty for putting this ride together. M and I did enjoy each and every moment. Can not believe the weather gods decided to put the topping on the weekend by giving us a clear and dry run home. Boarder crossing extremely light, traffic moving all the time.
Both bikes no problems just rolled merrily along.
Great to read that others had a easy run home also
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Old 05-30-2016, 06:12 PM
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Late reply

Had to go to in-law family barbecue.
We had the shortest trip home - only 51 miles. One parade interrupted the trip for only a couple of minutes.

Thanks all for coming, makes it all the more fun with all the more characters participating...

Many thanks to Gary and Dena for great shepherding help. Most don't see that we are communicating and don't realize how much easier it is to keep us all together when have radio contact with someone in the middle and back of the pack!

Anyone have a couple of photos to share so we can make the others who missed this rally just a tiny bit jealous?

From Sally's phone, standing on the observation deck, a side view of the Kinzua Bridge:
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Old 05-30-2016, 07:07 PM
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Honestly I didn't take a single one of these photos.....





















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Old 05-30-2016, 07:21 PM
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Great Pics! Thank You.!!
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Old 05-30-2016, 09:17 PM
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Late to post. arrived home at 5:00pm also had a good run with perfect weather and no traffic problems. Thanks for another great rally.

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Old 05-30-2016, 09:43 PM
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Great photos, looks like fun !

I look forward to the opportunity to go on one of these rallies. Once I get this awesome bike on the road.
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Old 05-31-2016, 09:12 AM
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From Dean2:

"Thanks for letting me tag along with y'all on Saturday and Sunday. I appreciated the warm welcome, engaging conversations, tasty food, and twisty roads. It was a short weekend getaway for me, but a good one Perhaps our paths will cross again...at a future XS rally or along a secondary highway as we enjoy the wind in our faces while looking for a nice place to grab a bite to eat.


PS - Sorry you couldn't make it, Ben.
PPS -Tom, I will pass along your greetings to Ray this evening when I see him."
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Old 05-31-2016, 09:13 AM
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Great pics and looks like y'all had a great rally...Great job marty...My brother had hernia surgery last Friday. It was successful and now he is home in recovery mode...one of these years i will get back to this rally...I thought it was gonna be this year..." man plans...God laughs"..
Earl that pose is reminds me of Burt Reynolds posing 'nude' back in the late 70's or early 80's..LOL
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Old 05-31-2016, 04:28 PM
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Wonderful Rally!

Thanks Marty, Sally and all those great individuals who put on the Rally!
Wow! What a wonderful weekend gettaway! Excellent roads and wonderful people! Got home by 6 pm last night, no rain but some heavy traffic on the PA turnpike. I was glad that I could accompany Ralph, Rochelle and Earl for the ride back - made it much more enjoyable!! Thanks guys!
Will hold fond memories for many moons! Everyone ride safe!
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Old 06-02-2016, 10:52 AM
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Thanks for pics and descriptions. Yes just a bit jealous here, but More Glad for Y'all . I have some idea of what I missed. I did ride my XS11 to the lawnmower shop for parts, thinking of my XSive friends in the NE. Thanks for call.
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