Scooter-ing in Fancy Gap 8/6-9/08

Getting ready for a trial ride.
Getting instructions with the "Red Roof Inn" in the background. (It's their house with a red, metal roof.)
Okay, time to put my lesson to good use.
With a somewhat shakey start, off she goes.
Down the road she goes.
Yours truly gives it a try.
Brother-in-law on neighbor's scooter.
Neighbor's scooter, named Popeye.
Vanity plate.
Mary Guyjn's cabin in Galax — just down the road from the "Red Roof Inn." Mary was a highly respected member of the community who helped found the Blue Ridge Music Center.
And, just down the road . . ..