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Old 10-17-2009, 04:26 PM   #18
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Only 2-3 Camaro's? I'll see if I can come. C'mon people now! Come out!!!
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Old 10-17-2009, 06:40 PM   #19
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id love to come im not to far from there but iv got a horrible cold :(
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Old 10-17-2009, 07:18 PM   #20
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Me and one of my boys will be there,see you at timmies,looking forward to meeting you guys!
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Old 10-17-2009, 08:16 PM   #21
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Well I went out today and did a dry run. I've had to cut River Road off the route. There are parts of that part of the route that are gravel.

First off, OMG the lines on a map make everything seem so close together. I was not expecting the distance I travelled for the trip.

2. You cannot tell the difference between some dirt/gravel roads and paved road on a map. I've had to cut a portion of the route due to some of the roads being gravel.

3. Forks of the Credit sucks. Period. Too many people walking about. Get stuck behind a vehicle travelling 20kph below the posted (40kph-50kph) speed limit. And the incredible amount of cops. The street itself is nice.

4. Some streets are not labelled the same on the map as they are on the street. ie: Hockley Road is plainly marked on Airport Road if you are driving south. But if you are driving north on Airport Road, you have to look for Durham Rd 7. (This is not the only example.)

5. I wasn't expecting to have to pop my ears. CR21 drops quite a few feet in a short distance.

6. I can't believe the amount of gravel/dirt roads that are so much fun to drive.

So see everyone tomorrow between 9 and 10. We will be stopping in Orangeville at Angels Diner and then again at Hockley Valley.

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Old 10-18-2009, 08:57 AM   #22
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Having grown up north of where we're driving I can say yes, there is more scenic, fun to drive gravel roads than paved in ontario. Try hitting some north of Gravenhurst! Mondo fun! But, you need a beater to do this.

Ear popping yes - lots of roads around for that

I'm curious what your milage was on the dry-run. I guestimated it at about 350.

FOTC does suck on weekends. Too many bicycles and 70 grandpas taking in the scenery. Even still, nice to drive. Can be avoided by going north (can't remember road) just as you exit Belfountain heading east. But you miss all the fun. I've gone up there a few times first thing (i.e. 5am in July). Lots of fun, no cops.

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Old 10-18-2009, 05:39 PM   #23
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I was expecting 13-15 cars and was surprised when 36 cars rolled out of the Tim Hortons. Must have been a sight to see for onlookers. Good looking convoy in my rear view mirrors.

30 Vettes (mostly C5 & C6, including 2 C3's and 1 C4), 4 2010 Camaros, 1 Cadillac CTS-V, 1 2008 Ford Mustang and a Dodge Durango

Thanks to everyone that came out and an extra thanks to those that stuck in for the full cruise to Hockley Valley. :thumbs:

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Old 10-18-2009, 05:50 PM   #24
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Thanks again Stan for organizing the road rally.... eerrr... I mean cruise. Good to see all those cars.
Joe and I came back across FOTC on the way home. MISTAKE! I think every car in north america was on that road this afternoon. I've seen it bad before but never that bad. So we did good when we came across in the morning.

No pics here. Forgot my camera at home
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Old 10-18-2009, 06:08 PM   #25
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Thanks Stan, it was a great day!

Here are a few pics my son Michael took






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Old 10-18-2009, 06:23 PM   #26
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Kenny, thanks for showing me the way home.It was a great day,this was the first cruise for my son and I.We met alot of great people,like Don and Kenny,his son Micheal,and Rob.We can't wait until the next one( hopefully we have more Camaro's),and a special thanks to Stan.
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Old 10-18-2009, 06:24 PM   #27
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Thanks to all of you, it was a blast:P

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Old 10-18-2009, 06:25 PM   #28
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Oh,we just have to get the VETTE BOYS to quit braking on those hairpins( haha),next time!!!
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Old 10-18-2009, 06:41 PM   #29
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Glad everyone had a great & safe time. You have to expect "everyone & their grandmother" to be on the road on such a nice day. Hope it didn't slow you down to much.
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Old 10-18-2009, 06:54 PM   #30
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Kenny, thanks for showing me the way home.It was a great day,this was the first cruise for my son and I.We met alot of great people,like Don and Kenny,his son Micheal,and Rob.We can't wait until the next one( hopefully we have more Camaro's),and a special thanks to Stan.
No problem it was on the way. I hope you and your son had fun....we'll have to do it agian for sure and see if we can get a few more Camaros out.

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No problem it was on the way. I hope you and your son had fun....we'll have to do it agian for sure and see if we can get a few more Camaros out.

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Hiya, sounds like a good idea to moi
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Old 10-18-2009, 07:14 PM   #32
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Stan is the man!! Thanks again!

Good to see some more Camaros out today, hopefully more of you will come on future cruises, it's just way too much fun!!
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