Southern Utah “Shakedown” Ride

Southern Utah “Shakedown” Ride

A THREE DAY RIDE SOUTHERN UTAH ; I have done a few small, one day rides around the southern part of AZ to get more familiar with the bike. I think that is part of the planning stages. It is a big motorcycle, and it is still a little new to me, so finding out how it...
99 Days to Launch

99 Days to Launch

99 DAYS TO GO PUTTING TOGETHER MY GEAR ; 99 DAYS TO THE DAY I LEAVE FOR ALASKA I am putting all my gear together and will do a few practice runs to try out all the camping/technology to make sure it operates as expected. So far: TECHNOLOGY 2 Anker chargers for...
April: Only Four Months To Go

April: Only Four Months To Go

APRIL: ONLY FOUR MONTHS TO GO ; August 1 is only four months out. That’s not that long. When I had the idea of going to Alaska on a motorcycle, I can admit to not really thinking it all the way through. Yeah, I’ve been known to do that. I will need to camp...
Kitt Peak Ride

Kitt Peak Ride

KITT PEAK RIDE 20 MILES OF MOUNTAIN TWISTIES ; I wanted to go somewhere cool, and also to practice what having butt in saddle for 340 miles in one day felt like. Not bad, but I still want to get a custom, more distance friendly seat for the Fairbanks trip. The route...