February 16, 2017 at 10:57 am #4037
MAY 28-JUNE 1, 2017
2nd Annual Wytheville Wind down for those not attending Rolling Thunder and needing some decompression time before heading home.
Events will include local Memorial program in Withers Park (28th)
Wreath laying and Ceremony at S.W. Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin VA on Memorial Day
No Host dinner at the Moose Lodge in Wytheville (TBD)
Organized rides to include Claw of the Dragon and Mt. Airy NC..Home of Andy Griffith…”Mayberry”
Open to all regardless of RFTW Route taken…Participants are responsible for ALL expenses…We will be coordinating with local hotels for a group rate.
This “IS NOT” a Run For the Wall sanctioned event
If interested please e-mail: [email protected] with contact info
- This topic was modified 1 week, 1 day ago by Hawgwash.
February 16, 2017 at 4:15 pm #4042
Claw of the Dragon is a series of 5 loops that are in close proximity to Wytheville VA.
Backbone of the Dragon is one portion of one loop.
Suggest you google “Claw of the Dragon” and look at the various loops which are too detailed to get into on this forum.
February 16, 2017 at 6:38 pm #4047Scooter MagooParticipant
Got it. Would make for a long day or will this be over how many days ? Good rides. The first time I did Rt. 16 was around 1983. The road was a little narrower then, and I was in a long nose Western Star pulling a 42 ft. flatbed. Total length 60 feet long. I was on Rt. 52 last fall between Wytheville and Bland Va. The section between Big Walker and Bland had deteriorated into a lot of lose gravel. Maybe it’s been resurfaced by now. Lots of twisties in that part of the country. Burkes Garden off Rt 61 east of Tazewell is different.
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