Da Chairskin, passing through Alabama .... - BMW Luxury Touring Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 Old May 28th, 2006, 11:17 am Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
icepick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Austin, TX, USA
Posts: 1,508
Da Chairskin, passing through Alabama ....

Hello, boyuz......

I'm wondering what you fine folks can tell me about alternate routes through Alabama. I'f I'm needing to blow and go on the slab, and am out of New Orleans toward Atlanta, should I take the high road through Birmingham or the low road through Montgomery?

OR, is there a better route that will still allow me to burn off the miles?

EXCELSIOR !!!

----- Barrett
Free at last!

Austin & Crystal Beach TX, Drummond, WI

CCRs - Hot Springs '01, Santa Fe '02, Breckenridge '04, Jackson '05, Braselton '06, Osage Beach '07, Midway '08, Black Hills '09, Killington '10, Boise '11, Duluth '12, Bend '13, Chattanooga in '14, and Coeur d'Alene in 2015.
icepick is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old May 28th, 2006, 1:36 pm
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Pratville, AL,
Posts: 51
I like the southern route

Barrett,
I just moved from Montgomery to Spokane. But, when i was in Montgomery, family lived in South La. I traveld the I-10 to I-65 corridor very often. I love that route. You can let her rip on the leg between Mobile and Montgomery, then hit 85 to Atlanta -- same thing on that leg. All the roads are good. I never took the Nothern route, but I can recommend a good ride on the southern side.

[IMG]
Brian "Coach" Landry
2000 Champaigne K1200LTC
RajinCajun is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old May 28th, 2006, 8:03 pm
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Myrtle Beach SC, SC, USA
Posts: 2,192
Hey Barrett,

No recommendations but just a heads up that there is ALWAYS radar on that lower loop around Birmingham.

Jeff in Myrtle Beach
'01 LTC
'99 Icon champagne
'02 KLR 650
TZ 185 2 stroke
Honda R100R beater

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
jeffklt is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the BMW Luxury Touring Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Monroe County Alabama Ferry mjac South East 3 Feb 26th, 2006 1:31 pm

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome