Half a truth is often a great lie.
- Benjamin Franklin -
Friends for Fun, Safety and Knowledge
to Gold Wing Road Riders Association, Region H, Texas Chapter
X2's web site. Chapter X2 is located on the northwest side
of Houston, Texas. Join us for a ride or come by for a visit.
We would love to meet you.
X2 Quick Links
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"One Call Now" Chapter activity phone message
You must have a phone number registered to use this
Dial this number to listen to to the most recent message about
upcoming chapter activities. You will receive prompts to
guide you to the message. You don't have to call from your
registered number. Email the X2 phone coordinator if you
are a X2 participant, are not on the call list and want to be
added. The phone coordinator's email can be found on the
X2 Staff page.
Chapter Meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month.
We meet at the
Backyard Smokehouse located at 13802 Fleur de Lis Blvd. (On the corner of
Huffmeister and Fleur de Lis Blvd).
The meetings start at 7:30 PM, but we start showing up around
for meeting details.
Ride the rides of Chapter X2.
Click Here to download many of routes ridden by Chapter X2.
depart from either Buc-ee's (290 @ Mueschke Road) or the Shell
Station (290 @ 1960). Please check our
Events Calendar for ride details as well as other chapter
Next we will be participating in a very special
Wreaths Across America-Houston. This is an escort ride
where riders escort the wreaths to the cemetery. This
escort ride is open to all riders at no charge. The escort
is from Porter Wal-Mart to the
Houston National Cemetery, a 30-40 minute ride. We
will meet and ride over to Porter and have some lunch after the
Departure Date: Saturday 12/14
Departure Time: 5:30 AM
Shell Station (Hwy 290 @ 1960)
DID YOU KNOW?
Ever wonder why some motorcycles have a small
bell on them?
of the Bell
Test your motorcycle
Honda Goldwing and
The Honda Goldwing GL1000 was introduced at
the Cologne motorcycle show in 1974 and made available to the
public in 1975. The GL1100 followed 4 years later in 1979.
In 1984 the GL1200 arrived on the scene. The GL1500, the
longest running model, could be first purchased in 1988.
The GL1800 became available in 2001. Rumors abound each
year of the new GL2000...We will have to wait and see what Honda
has in store for us next.
The original Honda Valkyrie was manufactured
between 1997 and 2003. The Valkyrie Standard and Tourer
were introduced in the beginning, with the Interstate following
in 1999. The Tourer was dropped in 2000 and the interstate
followed in 2001, leaving only the Standard until 2003.
The Valkyrie Rune took over with a limited edition appearing in