Riding months




MET

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How many months of riding can you get @ your area.

I usually can get 8 months (April- November if lucky) in New England, with another in Florida ( 3 visits). I am sure that HawaiiBusa has us all beat?
 

win43win

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I live in Georgia and I can ride pretty much year round except for when cold fronts come through in the middle of winter.
 

MET

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Win 43win,

I am envious, although I have been through Georgia this past early Jan. through a storm ecch!!
 

jmasin

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Win 43win,

I am envious, although I have been through Georgia this past early Jan. through a storm ecch!![/QUOTE]<span id='postcolor'>
I'd say 8-9 months of serious regular riding Mar-Nov. Other than that its spotty. Lots of really rainy and windy days here in winter. Not too cold, but kinda miserable to ride for fun.

I never have to pack the bike in for the winter, but Nov-Mar is pretty sparse. Maybe once every two weeks?
 

Narcissus

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12 months. Not all of them entirely enjoyable and frost-bite free, but 12 months, nonetheless.
 

Kento-Moto

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12 months ... most of them too hot for leathers! Some rain of course ...
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ALOHA
 

viking

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In Melbourne, Australia about 9mths with 3 of them being t-shirt weather. I do plan one day to move 1000 miles up north to the Gold Coast where i'ts 12mths all t-shirt and not too much rain and a few miles inland is subtropical rainforest full of twisties with a coast ride of pure surf beach.

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schmud0811

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12 months never rains well like 2xs a year perfect weather right now in the 80s but in the summer around 120 give or take mostly give.......im gonna need a thinner jacket.......heheheee.... but u can ride all winter here just have to have a warm jacket
 

frisbee

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12 Months ,only had ice on the road 1 morning and
snow 1 day this year. Lots of rain but , my bike is my
only transportation .
 

bwilken

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Well, the price I pay for living in "God's country" is this - if the seasons hold, we can get in 6 months riding. Everything else is iffy. Can put on insulated gear and put on a few miles when its <50, but it ain't pretty (its only when you're desparate to ride - like last Friday night after reading the newest mags, etc.!!!
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MarkF3922

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12 months a year here...just have to watch out for the summer downpours off of the everglades though.

Oh yeah...I'm in south Florida too.
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Knebnr

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12 months here also Arizona hotter than snot in the summer months but if you get up early and ride into the mountains its awesome........................................Knebnr
 

73nova355

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i learned how to ride when it was snowing!
LOL
my friend took out his bike and saw i looked like i wanted to ride
and was like hey man wanna go for a spin?
im like WELL ITS SNOWING!
lol

he said it'd be alright

and i havn't laid one down to date so i did alright that day..for a beginer! lol
 

terrahawk

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I ride year round (even in the snow, we don't get much) but the 'Busa about 8 months (April - November but I rode it into December last year and it came out again in March due to the mild winter.
 

MET

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At least most of us are starting the ridding season. I hope we all are? It was 90 here last week and Monday they are predicting possible snow. ShhiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiT!!
 

terrahawk

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Only reason i don't ride the 'Busa in the winter is I don't fancy getting home from work and sending a couple of hours cleaning it in the dark.
The salt on the roads just makes bikes look poop.
 
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