Today was finally the day of “Lobster Roll” scooter ride. I’ve been looking forward to it for a long 6 weeks since I first found out about it.
This ride found me both apprehensive and excited. It would be my first large, group scooter ride (ridden with mopeds but never more than one [...]
Check out this new forum by long time friend and scooter expert Jack Ryan. Jack is the kind of guy that will buy a scooter and disassemble it (completely) to figure out how it works. He has more files, manuals, tips, and tricks than almost anyone I know. A true [...]
The many directions a family gets pulled these days found my wife working, my oldest son at a friends, and my youngest son (almost 10) and I home alone together this afternoon. He of course was “BORED”. So I asked him if he’d like to go for a scooter ride.
He was [...]
I got to my insurance agent’s office this morning around 8:45 am and got my proof of insurance card. Then over to the Town Office at 9 am to pay my excise tax ($18 gotta love scooters especially used ones!) and then on to the dreaded DMV office to pay sales tax and get [...]
It’s no secret I have wanted a Helix for a loooooooooong time. It seems to be a a love it or hate it scooter with enthusiasts. Personally I always liked its radical 80’s styling. It’s long, low, and reminds me of a Star Wars Speeder Bike from the Empire Strikes [...]
I am a bit biased on this particular State Park as my wife’s uncle is the head of the park. That said we spent our Memorial Day Weekend here and it a great place to relax.
Located in Liberty, Maine, on Rte. 3 halfway between Augusta and Belfast, Lake St. George State Park [...]
Despite 2 weeks of miserable soul sucking weather that caused nearly everybody to lose hope and totally bail out on the ride the 2011 Acadia Moped Ride did occur. I was one of four that attended this year. Very sad. Later you will learn that even I in the end [...]
Wow have I been a bad blogger. Months and months with no posts. That is about to change. There shall be fresh news, dealership spotlights, scooter reviews, rides, stories and more.
For my opening post of 2011 it is Acadia moped ride time again. The ride will be held [...]
As always happens this time of year I get real busy with work, family, and all the end of summer things that take up time. As such Scoot Maine has suffered from lack of content. I haven’t ridden much at all. On a whim I took a ride today. The weather [...]
Wow I haven’t posted for some time. Had a bit of a rough July. I’ve been overloaded at work, always am this time of year but have had a lot of flooded homes to fix this year too. I am also sad to say my Grandfather passed away this month. He [...]