We had to run by my place so I could switch out cameras. After doing so, we were on our way. Here is Jim as we head North on Barnett Rd enroute to US82.
That's Troy on the left and Dearl on the right as we head North on Barnett Rd.
We take US82 East until we can get onto Southbound US287. Here are Troy & Dearl after we get established on US287.
Here is Jim as we head to Henrietta Texas
Another view if Jim as we head South on US287
Troy and Dearl as we head South on US287. Troy is on the red Harley and Dearl is on the blue Harley.
Troy as he heads South on US287
Dearl as we head South on US287. We were cruising between 70-75 mph.
We get to Henrietta Texas and pull into the CONOCO Gas Station so Jim can top off his tank. Here is Jim at the pumps.
My Harley, Dearl's Harley and Troy's Harley, at the CONOCO in Henrietta Texas.
Jim parks his Harley and then goes inside for a coffee..
We leave the gas station and head South on TX148 enroute to Four Stars Motorcycle Ranch located on TX148 & US287. Troy & Dearl are up front and Jim is in front of me.
We park our bikes and look at some of the bikes for sale before going inside to look for Charlie
A view of some of the bikes at Four Stars Motorcycle Ranch.
This is Robert's set up. Very, Very nice!!
They had this Can Am Spyder for sale I took this picture of it in honor of Ted W, who all you regular viewers know. He rides the red Can Am Spyder at our PGR Missions.
Charlie was out of the office and not on site, so we got ready to head down to Crashs Cycles in Bowie Texas. Here are Troy & Dearl getting ready to head out. For more on FOUR STARS MOTORCYCLE RANCH, see this link: www.fourstarsautoranch.com , then click on motorcycles.
We get back up on US287 and head South. Dearl and Troy are now behind Jim & me. Dearl waves when he sees me raise my camera over my shoulder.
A shot of Troy & Dearl in the rear view mirror
We get to Bowie and Jim takes us up 81N to Crashs Cycle. Jim is on the left and Troy is on the right
Dearl Northbound on 81N in Bowie
We got to Crashs and he was closed today, so, we turned around and went to the DQ for lunch. Here are Dearl, Troy and Jim as we park our bikes and get ready to go inside. For more on Crashs Cycles, see this link: www.crashscycles.com
We finish eating and here are Dearl & Jim outside as we get ready to head back to Wichita Falls
Our bikes in the parking lot of the DQ in Bowie Texas
When we get back on US287 Northbound, Jim takes over lead with Dearl.
Jim and Dearl as we close in on Bellevue Texas
Troy and Jim as we enter Bellevue Texas
Troy, as we pass thru Bellevue Texas
Troy as we near Wichita Falls Texas, still Northbound on US287
Traffic is light as we continue up US287N. Jim and Dearl are still up front.
Here are Jim, Dearl and Troy as we approach the Eastern most water tower in Wichita Falls Texas and this will conclude this post. I had a great time today and look forward to riding with Troy, Dearl and Jim again.
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