Throwback Thursday – Motorcycle Ride

As mentioned earlier I am taking a special motorcycle ride this summer. It is scheduled to start next week and I hope to post some videos and pictures during the ride. It is scheduled to start at the Skyline Drive in Virginia, include the entire Blue Ridge Parkway and capped with a ride on the Tail of the Dragon between North Carolina and Tennessee. Some of my favorite roads. My riding companion will be my good friend on his brand-new Harley-Davidson, the wrestler Ace Montana. In preparation I was delighted to find a photo of my father perched on a motorcycle. It appears to be in the driveway of his parent’s home but I do not know who’s motorcycle it was and I have no memory of him speaking of riding a motorcycle. This was taken in 1949 so he was too young to have a license and he is clearly posing with the kickstand down. Maybe another family member can fill out some details if they know it. Hope you enjoy it.

As always you can find more at and on Twitter @walterthinnes

3 thoughts on “Throwback Thursday – Motorcycle Ride

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s