January and February are deader than dead, riding-wise.
I think I've found a way to get a riding fix in late February that will keep my spirits up until the 2015 riding season kicks in.
Susan and I are planning to devote a week or so to the Sunshine State. I'm planning to steal a couple of days, rent a bike at Eagle Rider, and teach myself (with a little tutoring and written encouragement from Dar in her brand-spanking-new moto instructor role) to ride a cruiser.
Dar suggested a 600cc'ish cruiser (Honda Shadow, Yamaha XV S650, or similar).
My plan is to drop in on Conchscooter for a beer and maybe a burger or something. I'm also hoping to entice some fellow riders to join in. The thing is that they're all up around Jacksonville or Tampa St-Pete, and it's a lot to ask for folks to take three days or so and put all those extra miles on just for a lark.
Stay tuned my winter-bound friends. We'll see how this goes.
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