The driveway

Regular Muse readers probably know more than they want about the driveway at Chateau Thompson. We’ve chronicled our struggles over the years with the steep, 450-foot long driveway that rises above Sandy Flats Road. It’s challenging enough with a car and even more so on a motorcycle. This short video is what I face each […]

The road to Damascus

U.S. 58 from Mouth of Wilson — home of the legendary Wayne Henderson — and the bicycling and float trip town of Damascus easily ranks in the top 10 of my favorite motorcycle riding roads in Southwestern Virginia. It winds for 34 miles through farmland, forest and the Mt. Rogers recreation area, proving a good […]