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  1. riding to Dartmoor area

    Africa Twin
    So I may be taking a ferry over to Dover from Belgium in a couple of weeks. Was thinking of going up to the Bath area but now just thinking of taking a left off of ferry in Dover and heading out towards Exeter or such. Really don't have a plan per se just trying to get a little riding in. How's...
  2. Mystery indicator problem... Electrical guru required... :o)

    Africa Twin
    Morning all, It's been a while... life and the bike are now both back on track following some major changes in the last 12 months, including a move to Dartmoor... Bike is ready for an MOT save for one very strange niggle... Engine off. Headlights OFF. Indicators work perfectly... Engine off...
  3. SW Run next w'end sometime

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Anyone fancy going out next sat or sun afternoon, Dartmoor/Exmoor over the border somewhere? Posted on the SW riders group.
  4. Exmoor/ Dartmoor tomorrow (Sat 6/7/13)

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hi all, anyone fancy meeting up for a bimble tomorrow either around Exmoor/ Dartmoor (or Both) I've got a three hours (maybe more) pass and will 'Tatty' juiced up and ready to go. Road only but lots to explore and cobwebs to clear. Happy to meet Exeter/ Tiverton type areas or meet part way...
  5. How Dual Sport IS an Africa Twin then ?

    Africa Twin
    Following on from the 'RIDE' Magazine omission thread, i've simply got to post this. This Site prides itself on the 'Dual Sport' nature of the @, yes ? and yet in all the times that i have posted an invite to a Trail ride or gone out on a Trail ride organised by others, there has only been 2 @'s...
  6. was it you ? Totnes and Dartmoor

    Africa Twin
    Went out for a ride last night (sun 14) and spotted a @t in black with silver decals twenty minits later just past princetown a RWB @t passed me. Usually I'm lucky to see one a month.
  7. Impressions of Dartmoor and the Plume

    last weekend was my first visit to the place. It's really lovely if it's nice if the weather's not nice it's bloody horrible. There's a blanket 40mph speed limit across the moor, that's if you can see that far.:( The Plume is a pleasant pub. Cracking beer, the foods ok but not particularly...
  8. Dartmoor Undercover Operation

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Stanbloke,Deb and myself went on Saturday morning to Dartmoor to check out the Campsite in Dartmoor where this years National will be held.As we heard a few disturbing reports i thought it might be a good idea to check the place out first:rolleyes: Met with Stanbloke at 11am on the A303 and had...
  9. Undercover Operation to establish a Beachhead in Dartmoor

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    First weekend in Mai(2nd-4th) Deb and i are going camping to the plume. We decided that we want to do at least one camping weekend a month so in may we going there.I also want to go and have a look around with regards to the Facility and take some pics for the site so people can have a look. We...
  10. Plume of Feathers, Dartmoor 11-14 September 2008

    Past National Meets
    So, 40 tent pitches have been booked at the Plume of Feathers, Princetown, Dartmoor, for the Thursday 11 September to Sunday 14 September. More space may be booked if we get the numbers up. There are also bunk houses with their own shower and little kitchen areas and the pub does B&B. There is...
  11. Dartmoor - 6th - 8th October

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Pics uploaded to a new album here..... Will embed them in the post when I've got a second. Great company and although tiring an excellent weekend. Attendees: Me and my lad Ben McVicar and Mrs McVicar (Lindsey) Chad RichieB Faantjie...
  12. Dartmoor 6th - 8th October 2006

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Right as there doesn't seem to be much interest from our friends up North, I suggest we go again to the Plume of feathers on Dartmoor Friday 6th October to Sunday 8th October. Dont need any cooking equipment we camp at the end of the pub carpark they do great beer, good food and a cooked...
  13. Dartmoor Revisited

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    The benefit of working nights. Lovely day so me and my Father in Law had a ride over Dartmoor, then ice-cream at Salcombe and the other Dartmouth ferry.
  14. Dartmoor 12-16 may

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I've just come back from the Dartmoor meet :D Thanks to Mcvicar for the organisation. Good to meet up with you guys and put names to faces. Thought the ittenary was good ,great roads and seaside resorts, and it didn't rain. Looking forward to the next trip. I might bring a saucepan, only...
  15. Dartmoor 12th - 16th May 2006

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    During our last escapade to the Lakes some people indicated that they would be up for a trip to Dartmoor in the Spring. So here we go................ The Plume of Feathers is a pub in Princetown that does B&B accomodation (Roy) has a bunkhouse with rooms with 2, 4 or 10 beds and a campsite for...