With the weather clear I decided to take the opportunity and take the Concours for a short ride in one of may favorite areas. Yamhill County, this is where a large majority of Oregon’s Wine is grown. I took off and headed north on 217 to 26 west. I figured the easiest was to get out of town was to hit the Hwy. From 26 … Continue reading Hwy 47
I’ve narrowed my search to the FJR. Now its just a matter of finding the right bike for me. Hopefully something will come up soon. Continue reading Still looking but narrowing the pool
So I gotten bit but the motorcycle bug and have started looking at new bikes. This is always an exciting thing and I dare say that looking is a big part of the fun. There was 3 bikes that I was looking at for my next ride. 1. BMW 1200RT2.Kawasaki Concours 143.Yamaha FJR 1300 Now all of these bike are great sport touring bikes and … Continue reading Looking for a new Bike.
After not writing for several years I am going to try and start posting more regularly. Its funny I have been thinking about this blog over the last several months and finally decided that I needed to revive it so here I go. Hope that that read it enjoy. Continue reading Back at it.
WHAT A DAY!! After weeks of rain and yuk the stars aligned and I was able to get out for a few hours today. I took one of my favorite short rides about 75 miles round trip. Hopped on 205 north then got off at hwy 212 with an amazing view of Mt Hood took that through Damascus then Boring[IMG][/IMG] then cruzed up to Sandy … Continue reading A day without rain
Exciting news I picked up a 99 Kawasaki Concours yesterday. My hope is that with this bike I’ll be able to post more travel rides with pictures. Continue reading New Bike in the garage
Sorry its been awhile. Life has been really busy and sadly my riding time has been cut down as a result. But I am hopeful that in the not so distant future I will be able to start riding more. I just ordered a 2010 Buell Ulysses. I’m super excited about owning a bike again. Its been several years since I’ve owned a bike and … Continue reading
This time of year in the NW is amazing! The rainy days spread out and the sunny ones increase, spirits rise. I haven’t been able to get out and do any longer rides but I hope in the next couple of weeks I’ll be able to put some much needed miles underneath me. I find that when I don’t get to put miles on that … Continue reading
well here we are late April and its been a while since I’ve written anything. 2 reasons for that I think, first is that I’ve been pretty busy at work with a new position. Second is that there is only so much you can say about winter riding in Oregon, It’s wet, it’s gray, it’s cold and ya it’s wet ,enough about that. Now that … Continue reading
this is a picture of my little girl, born on the 7th of December Continue reading