Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Hi, Welcome to the Silverwing 600 Forum. We ask that you be polite and also introduce yourself on your 1st post. The members are friendly and helpful so just have fun. There is www.maxi-scoots.com site that is geared for all scooters and motorcycles.
 
HomeGallerySearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Pics from trips to Norway, Sweden and Lapland
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Leena H Today at 3:59 pm

» anyone want to swap for a burgman?
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby hondapete Today at 2:16 pm

» hi from west wales
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby hondapete Today at 12:59 pm

» Wrecked tile
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby gustav Today at 10:43 am

» I'm looking for a Top case for my 08 silverwing
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Grasshopper710 Yesterday at 6:24 pm

» Best exhaust fir the Silverwing 600
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Cosmic_Jumper Yesterday at 4:34 pm

» Enriching Fuel mixture: IAT Hacking
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Japcati Yesterday at 2:12 pm

» Will silverwing 400 headers fit the 600??
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Siataukreg Yesterday at 12:45 pm

» Dr Pulley 26g weights
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Grasshopper710 Yesterday at 11:27 am

» New old SW owner now.
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeby Grasshopper710 Yesterday at 9:46 am

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
 

 Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home

Go down 
AuthorMessage
skiwoods
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider
skiwoods

Number of posts : 179
Age : 60
Location : NW Suburbs of Chicago
Points : 4715
Registration date : 2008-12-29

Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home Empty
PostSubject: Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home   Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeMon Aug 29, 2011 1:07 pm

A few of us battled the spectacular weather we had in the midwest Sunday. We had temps in the mid 70s, light winds, crystal clear blue skys, and low humidity. We took all back roads that added up to about 200 miles roundtrip. We had a nice stretch along the Rock River, however my out of date GPS had no way of knowing a road closed on the way back, so we just started heading eastward on whatever road. Well, we got deep into farm country and the roads kept on getting smaller. At one point, we rode about 4 miles on gravel roads. Kept the speed around 40 mph, until we got back on to pavement. Here's a picture of Ronald Reagan's boyhood home in Dixon, Illinois. His family moved here in 1920 when he was 9.


Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home 002
Back to top Go down
http://www.windycitylaser.com/flying.htm
CathyN
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert


Number of posts : 771
Location : USA
Points : 4788
Registration date : 2010-11-15

Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home   Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeMon Aug 29, 2011 11:20 pm

Was a great weekend in Northern Illinois that's for sure. Bob and I went out for a ride to Savannah and up to Dubuque IA and back down on the Great River Road. My first time riding along the river. We rode approx. 400 miles that day.

My sister-in-law is from Dixon, I have seen Ronald Reagan's home but not is such great condition. I saw it many years ago. We do go through Dixon quite often.

Cathy
Back to top Go down
skiwoods
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider
skiwoods

Number of posts : 179
Age : 60
Location : NW Suburbs of Chicago
Points : 4715
Registration date : 2008-12-29

Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home   Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home I_icon_minitimeTue Aug 30, 2011 10:04 am

Hi Cathy,

Have you checked out Northwest Suburban Scooter Club? We have just finished the summer schedule of rides, and we will be scheduling some rides for the fall. Feel free to check in from time to time at http://www.northwestsuburbanscooterclub.com/forums/
to see what rides are scheduled. We'd love to have you and Bob join in on some of our rides. I'm sure we will be checking out some fall colors in Cheeseland in about 6-8 weeks.
Back to top Go down
http://www.windycitylaser.com/flying.htm
 
Ride to Dixon, Illinois - pic of Ronald Reagan's Boyhood Home
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Michaux State Forest ~ Big Flat ATV Ride
» UTV/SIDE X SIDE RIDE AT LORETTA LYNN'S
» New Years Day Ride, 2011
» WATVC 2-26 Ride
» Polaris Lock and ride box for sale!

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: Riding :: Rides and Stories-
Jump to: