TWT Forums  

 


Go Back   TWT Forums > General Discussion > Upcoming Rides, Trips and Events

Notices

Reply
Forum Jump
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-26-2016, 09:22 AM   #1
woodsguy
 
woodsguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Huntsville
Posts: 4,567
Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Testing the waters for a weekly bbq lunch meetup. I see a few rides like this that seem successful. The day doesn't matter to me, I think the same day would work best so plans could be made once it started. Stay in the general north of Houston, east of Bryan, 1/2 way to Dallas piney woods area. There's nice FM roads and for the adventure crowd all kinds of dirt roads if that calls your name.

Let me know if there is some interest and what day and I'll post a ride and see what happens. Would love to do this weekly/bi-weekly.

Dmux, Jfink, SilveBullet others?

Doc's BBQ, 1277 E. loop, Crockett, Tx
Feb. 5th at noon. About 50 miles west of Nacogdoches/Lufkin, on either Hwy 7 or 21.
__________________
TORCS #70
2016 Corvette Stingray
2016 BMW R1200RS
2017 KTM 300 XCW
2016 BMW 800 GS

Last edited by woodsguy; 02-01-2016 at 07:00 PM.
woodsguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2016, 12:47 PM   #2
William Wolfen
 
William Wolfen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Cypress, TX
Posts: 297
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

I'd be interested. I live in Cypress, so it wouldn't always be the closest, but I'm off work Friday and Saturday and would enjoy the ride. Friday would be the better day I think.
__________________
2015 Suzuki DR650
2010 Ducati Hypermotard Evo SP
2004 Suzuki DL1000 - For Sale
William Wolfen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2016, 02:34 PM   #3
j650gs
 
j650gs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Lufkin, tx
Posts: 71
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

I'm in. My off days vary, work 14 out of 28, but I'll be there when I can.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G870A using Tapatalk
__________________
j650gs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2016, 05:32 PM   #4
woodsguy
 
woodsguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Huntsville
Posts: 4,567
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Got a start anyway!
__________________
TORCS #70
2016 Corvette Stingray
2016 BMW R1200RS
2017 KTM 300 XCW
2016 BMW 800 GS
woodsguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2016, 06:20 PM   #5
William Wolfen
 
William Wolfen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Cypress, TX
Posts: 297
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

So how soon are you looking to start this up? With a little notice I'll be up for just about anytime the weather isn't terrible. And my preference will lean towards dirt roads, or at least small paved ones, if roads are insisted upon!
__________________
2015 Suzuki DR650
2010 Ducati Hypermotard Evo SP
2004 Suzuki DL1000 - For Sale
William Wolfen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2016, 08:09 PM   #6
mookytx
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Lufkin tx
Posts: 10
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

I am in Lufkin and ride a 1100cc yamaha cruiser. Please just for me no dirt roads I will be face down in the dirt in no time. Would love to meet up for some awsome beef bbq some time.
__________________
If you always do what you've always done
You will always get what you've always got.
mookytx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2016, 08:14 PM   #7
byrdman
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Houston
Posts: 104
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Interested as well...off every Thur-Fri and like a little dirt
byrdman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 05:13 AM   #8
woodsguy
 
woodsguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Huntsville
Posts: 4,567
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Just for grins, extended forecast looks good for Friday, Feb. 5th. If this takes off we can move the destination around, but how about:

Doc's BBQ, 1277 E. loop, Crockett, Tx.. East side of town next to Whataburger.
As far as a ride, I know routes up there but this isn't an organized ride on my part. Obviously we can group up and do whatever.

Anyone interested in joining me, come on out. We can discuss locations and zero in on a day.
__________________
TORCS #70
2016 Corvette Stingray
2016 BMW R1200RS
2017 KTM 300 XCW
2016 BMW 800 GS

Last edited by woodsguy; 01-27-2016 at 05:15 AM.
woodsguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 05:34 AM   #9
SilverBullet
 
SilverBullet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Harmaston, TX
Posts: 5,710
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Quote:
Originally Posted by woodsguy View Post
Just for grins, extended forecast looks good for Friday, Feb. 5th...
I'm in. My schedule just changed last week giving me my weekday flexibility back. So basically any day of the week works for me now with a days notice.


Quote:
Originally Posted by byrdman View Post
Interested as well...off every Thur-Fri and like a little dirt
Swing by Atascocita early and we'll take the scenic route up there hitting some mild dirt on the way. After lunch more to follow. I know you need some fun miles on that new 1190, commuting to work doesn't count. Lol

_
__________________
2013 Yamaha Super Tenere
2011 Husqvarna TE630
2003 KTM 200 EXC
2002 KTM 300 EXC
1974 Suzuki TM400
SilverBullet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 05:36 AM   #10
woodsguy
 
woodsguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Huntsville
Posts: 4,567
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Awesome!
__________________
TORCS #70
2016 Corvette Stingray
2016 BMW R1200RS
2017 KTM 300 XCW
2016 BMW 800 GS
woodsguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 07:59 AM   #11
byrdman
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Houston
Posts: 104
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Quote:
Originally Posted by SilverBullet View Post
I'm in. My schedule just changed last week giving me my weekday flexibility back. So basically any day of the week works for me now with a days notice.




Swing by Atascocita early and we'll take the scenic route up there hitting some mild dirt on the way. After lunch more to follow. I know you need some fun miles on that new 1190, commuting to work doesn't count. Lol

_
define "mild" dirt? I hope you will be on your S10......Ive been on a few dirt rides through the forest so its been plenty dirty
byrdman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 08:06 AM   #12
SilverBullet
 
SilverBullet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Harmaston, TX
Posts: 5,710
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Quote:
Originally Posted by byrdman View Post
define "mild" dirt? I hope you will be on your S10......Ive been on a few dirt rides through the forest so its been plenty dirty
Yes I'm riding the Tenere. Mild dirt = Forestry Service Rds, gravel/dirt County Rds, sometimes with small light patches of sand and mud depending on the weather. Nasty mud and deep sand I turn around on the big bike if I have a choice.

_
__________________
2013 Yamaha Super Tenere
2011 Husqvarna TE630
2003 KTM 200 EXC
2002 KTM 300 EXC
1974 Suzuki TM400
SilverBullet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 10:05 AM   #13
William Wolfen
 
William Wolfen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Cypress, TX
Posts: 297
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Quote:
Originally Posted by SilverBullet View Post
Yes I'm riding the Tenere. Mild dirt = Forestry Service Rds, gravel/dirt County Rds, sometimes with small light patches of sand and mud depending on the weather. Nasty mud and deep sand I turn around on the big bike if I have a choice.

_
Sounds like I'll have to meet y'all for that ride up. Atascocita isn't exactly close to me, but it sounds like you know a way to go that will be enjoyable!

Also, Woodsguy, what time were you shooting for everyone to meet up out there?
__________________
2015 Suzuki DR650
2010 Ducati Hypermotard Evo SP
2004 Suzuki DL1000 - For Sale
William Wolfen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 11:36 AM   #14
SilverBullet
 
SilverBullet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Harmaston, TX
Posts: 5,710
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Quote:
Originally Posted by William Wolfen View Post
Sounds like I'll have to meet y'all for that ride up. Atascocita isn't exactly close to me, but it sounds like you know a way to go that will be enjoyable!...
We could arrange a meet up spot on the way, nno need for you to ride south first. PM me where you are coming from and we can work out a time and location.

_
__________________
2013 Yamaha Super Tenere
2011 Husqvarna TE630
2003 KTM 200 EXC
2002 KTM 300 EXC
1974 Suzuki TM400
SilverBullet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 12:13 PM   #15
garfey
Forum Supporter
 
garfey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Cushing suburbs
Posts: 2,649
Talking Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Quote:
Originally Posted by mookytx View Post
I am in Lufkin and ride a 1100cc yamaha cruiser. Please just for me no dirt roads I will be face down in the dirt in no time. Would love to meet up for some awsome beef bbq some time.
Hey! That's what's known as Kodak Moment and you shouldn't worry; these guys will lift the bike off you just as soon as the pics have been taken , and posted.

Quote:
Originally Posted by woodsguy View Post
Just for grins, extended forecast looks good for Friday, Feb. 5th. If this takes off we can move the destination around, but how about:

Doc's BBQ, 1277 E. loop, Crockett, Tx.. East side of town next to Whataburger. ... *snip* ...
Hey, that's near Huddle House and likely "The Most Interesting Manager in Captivity."

Hint: Don't mess with her; OP knows what I'm talking about.

I'd like to join youse guyz but will be heading out in a different direction on the 4th, prob'ly not back before Monday or Toozday. Let's hope the weather is clement for all of us!
garfey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 01:38 PM   #16
gixxerjasen
 
gixxerjasen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Heartland, TX
Posts: 10,095
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Hmmm, that doesn't look too far from far east Dallas, and I just got confirmed I'm using a comp day that day and so will be off of work....
__________________
My Blog
Current Bikes:2007 Yamaha FJR1300AE | 1998 KTM 250 EXC | 2006 DRZ434SM
Past Bikes: 1997 Katana 600-wrecked | 2000 CBR600F4-Stolen | 2001 GSX-R600-Stolen | 1989 Honda CB1-Sold | 2001 Suzuki TL1000R-Traded | 1992 Suzuki Bandit 400-Sold | 2004 Suzuki GSX-R600-Sold | 2007 DR-Z400SM-Traded | 2003 Yamaha FZ1-Wrecked | 2003 Yamaha FZ1 II-Sold | 1992 Suzuki Bandit 400 - Sold
gixxerjasen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 08:16 PM   #17
William Wolfen
 
William Wolfen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Cypress, TX
Posts: 297
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

This seems like it's going to be a good time. I've got carb tuning parts in the mail that should be in by the end of this week and now I have the perfect excuse to put on my new Shinko 244's! Looking forward to this one!
__________________
2015 Suzuki DR650
2010 Ducati Hypermotard Evo SP
2004 Suzuki DL1000 - For Sale
William Wolfen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 08:34 PM   #18
woodsguy
 
woodsguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Huntsville
Posts: 4,567
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

11:30 too early? or noon.
__________________
TORCS #70
2016 Corvette Stingray
2016 BMW R1200RS
2017 KTM 300 XCW
2016 BMW 800 GS
woodsguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 08:54 PM   #19
Dmux
 
Dmux's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Normangee, Texas
Posts: 470
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

Hey Rob,
Just saw this thread. I'm always game for a ride & some food. I just don't frequent threads enough to keep up but I can work on that.
BTW thanks for the Trinity river bottom tour the other day, it was a great time. I also met JFink at Yankees the other day.

The 5th sounds good to me.
__________________
Doug - Texas OSR @ Navasota River
09 XR650L, 15 Versys 1000
Mexico May 2015
You got that right
SOLO COBDR
10 Days in Mexico Oct 2015
Dmux is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2016, 08:55 PM   #20
woodsguy
 
woodsguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Huntsville
Posts: 4,567
Re: Weekly Piney Woods BBQ lunch

__________________
TORCS #70
2016 Corvette Stingray
2016 BMW R1200RS
2017 KTM 300 XCW
2016 BMW 800 GS
woodsguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Go Back   TWT Forums > General Discussion > Upcoming Rides, Trips and Events

Notices


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:30 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
All Rights Reserved, Scott Friday 2003-12.
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.17841 seconds with 11 queries