Honda Hoot 2004
The 2004 Honda Hoot set a new
record: rain! Despite the weather, I managed to get in some great
rides and explored new roads. Traveling with fellow Wingers Tom &
Patty, we managed to take one of the planned rides, the riverboat ride and a few
trips of our own. Several trips through the vendor area for goodies, two
breakfasts at Shoneys with fellow WOTI members and a ride using maps provided my
Mad Maps, and another Hoot was in the books. A few pictures tell the
Did I mention that we found some 'not so
(why is that man smiling?)
Hey, Tom; did ya like that switchback?
But I like riding on the sides of the tires!
Uh oh! Better get out the rain gear!
I'm just going out for a short ride; be right back!
Breakfast! I'll start with a bowl of grits....
How do you like your bike?
Rain early on the Cherohala Skyway was followed by sun through Deal's Gap
Bikes line up at the pull off in Deal's Gap Is this really proper riding gear?
A pair of CBX motorcycles at the museum Which do you think cost more?
As good as Deal's Gap was TN 62 from TN 33 towards the Norris Dam.
Hairpin turn on TN 62..notice the arrows The view from Norris Dam
Better than Deal's Gap was TN 116...right Doc? Where did the road go?
Despite the rain, I had so much fun riding that I can't wait for Hoot 2005!