July 9th -Tour de Napa - Open Ride!

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July 9th -Tour de Napa - Open Ride!

#1 Post by Motominx » Fri Jun 30, 2017 8:50 pm

Ladies and Gents - It's an open ride so all are welcome!

MEET TIME: 10am KSU: 10:30am
Meet @ the Fairfield Starbucks, 4470 Central Way, located between the Chevron and Shell gas stations. Please top off here and we will refuel in Middletown.

LEFT out of parking lot
LEFT at light onto Pittman Rd. Follow for 14 miles. (Pittman Rd. ➔ Suisun Valley Rd. ➔ Wooden Valley Rd.)
RIGHT onto CA-121. Follow for 5.5 miles.
LEFT onto CA-128. Follow for 12.2 miles.
RIGHT onto Chiles Pope Valley Rd. Follow for 34.1 miles. (Chiles Pope Valley Rd. ➔ Pope Valley Rd. ➔ Butts Canyon Rd.)
LEFT on Highway 29 (road “T”)
LEFT into Chevron Middletown ( appx. .03 miles)

Leg stretch and refuel

LEFT out of gas station onto Hwy 29 follow 14.9 miles
LEFT onto Silverado Trail N Follow 10 miles
RIGHT on POPE STREET (keep eyes out for a narrow road) 1.9 miles
LEFT onto Main St. @ traffic lights
933 Main Street
St. Helena, CA 94574


Curve Unit is committed to providing a safe riding environment for all skill levels. There is a place on the road for each and every one of you, and Curve Unit is dedicated to making this a memorable experience regardless of riding style.

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#2 Post by BigSky » Mon Jul 03, 2017 5:36 pm

Woohoo!! Today's pre-ride was great. I love this route, looking forward to doing it again on Sunday...

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#3 Post by H.D.30-06 » Tue Jul 04, 2017 12:43 pm

I'm there. :auto-sportbike:
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#4 Post by NinjaMama » Fri Jul 07, 2017 12:41 pm

Bad news!! And I'm not talking about the weather!!!
Chica Negra has been in the shop now for a month. They fixed the pushrod issue, then we still had problems. After that they bought a new head. It was supposed to be fixed by yesterday or today, but when I called to check on the progress, they said they were still having issues with it even with a new head. Sooooo... they're ordering ANOTHER new engine and are telling me it should be done by next weekend!
That means, no sweep truck for this ride. At least, I don't have a sweep truck to drive.
So, everyone be extra careful and drink lots of water to keep hydrated in the hot weather. It's supposed to be over 100 degrees on Sunday.

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#5 Post by Motominx » Sat Jul 08, 2017 4:58 pm

Thanks for letting us know!!
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#6 Post by Motomom » Sat Jul 08, 2017 7:03 pm

Oh my goodness!!! This is going to be an awesome ride, a very hot one, but an awesome one!!

Sabs... I am so sorry that Chika is needing surgery again and will not be ready, but at least we will still get to see you!!

See y'all at Starbucks in the morning!!

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