"Bob's Tail of the Geco" Finz Finds Ride

For those of you that enjoyed the tight turns on Tail of the Gecko, here is it's northern Florida cousin.

The group enjoys a ride just for fun(and a tad bit of danger) from time to time, and we thought this would be a great way to spend a hopefully cool winter day!

We'll meet at Flying J's truck stop right off I-75 and SR 52, with KSU of 9:30 am.  ***DO NOT pay attention to the map that the meetup auto populates on this ride.  Simply exit I-75 at exit 285, and head East, Flying J is on the north (left) side of the road almost immediately.

(We want to get an early start to try to avoid summer rains.)  The total trek is about 72 miles according to the planned route, and we will likely alter the end so  we actually finish at Sleepy Hollow for an early lunch or beverage.  Looking forward to covering some beautiful miles together!


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  • A former member
    A former member

    Shane and I are out and about. At Carol Cafe again in Mulberry. Fyi, anyone who came with us last time, did you lose a K9 for Vets pin? Someone found it here and Carol have it to us.

    February 1, 2014

  • Rachael K.

    Since I have a need to put a few miles on before tomorrow, Keith and I are heading in that direction for the Gun Show if anyone's interested :)

    February 1, 2014

  • Star

    Ride Cancelled - Unfortunately in the interest of safety due to current weather and road conditions we are going to have to cancel this ride. For those of you that liked Tail of the Gecco, this ride is actually better. It is better because this section of road has elevation (aka dips in the road and trees). Unfortunately the combination of four days of rain has no doubt filled up those dips with standing water and leaves. This ride is about curves and due to the weather conditions those curves are a lot more dangerous than they were a week ago. The area needs to dry out. Some curves are 90 degrees. With this in mind, we have to postpone it to a dryer day. Hope you will join us then!

    1 · February 1, 2014

    • Jack B.

      good call. Safety first. I'm going back to bed, see you next time

      February 1, 2014

    • Jim C.

      The fog here at the house is down to 3/4 mile and getting worse by the minute. As disappointed as I am, this is a day to keep the bike in the garage.

      February 1, 2014

  • Terry

    better days are just ahead, thanx for considering the safety of all. Next time.

    2 · February 1, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Disappointed it was canceled, weather was looking good up this way.

    February 1, 2014

  • yvonne b.

    looks like the weather will be ok i'm in

    January 31, 2014

  • Sabrina

    I'm there unless it is too cold (for me) or raining then...NOTTTT! Call me a wimp...it's okay :-)

    1 · January 31, 2014

  • alan m.

    sounds like fun. I will be out of town in Naples this weekend, however. Have fun!

    January 27, 2014

  • Rick W.

    Darn it --- I'll be out of town for this one. Have a great tim,e y'all.

    January 26, 2014

  • Jack B.

    Looking forward to it

    1 · January 16, 2014

  • Jon C.

    Sounds like a good ride.

    1 · January 10, 2014

  • Jon C.

    Sounds like a good ride.

    January 10, 2014

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