Journey to the High Country, Pt. 6

Million Dollar Highway

Well, here we are, Part 6 of my Colorado ride report. This is the closing chapter of my ride, but it’s a big one! Looks like I’m still in Salida… July 1, 2013 – Million Dollar Highway, Part 1 Waking up in Salida, the day looked like it’d be a good one…for awhile at least. […]

Journey to the High Country, Pt. 5

Mt. Evans

Welcome to Part 5 of my ride report! At this point in the story, I’m nearing the end of my adventure; however, I still had a few days of fun left. Let’s pick it up in Georgetown, where I’d spent the last 2 nights… Sunday, June 30th – Mt. Evans and South, beginning the final […]

Journey to the High Country, Pt. 4

Loveland Pass

Welcome to Part 4 of my Colorado ride report! At the moment, in this trip, I’m holed up just north of Buena Vista, CO…let’s get the show on the road! Friday, June 28th – Mmm, Loveland Pass I woke up to a dusty campsite; the wind was blowing and dust was coating everything…almost as bad […]

Journey to the High Country, Pt. 3

McClure Pass - Colorado 7/2013

Welcome to Part 3 of my Colorado ride report. The scenic hits keep coming in this edition! In the last part, I had pitched my tent for the night in Glenwood Springs, CO; we start there… Thursday, June 27th – Black Canyon of the Gunnison & Cottonwood Pass I woke up at a somewhat more […]

Journey to the High Country, Pt. 2

Rocky Mountain National Park, summit

Welcome to Part 2 of my Colorado Ride Report. Things start to get adventurous from here on out; enjoy! Two days are covered and there are a ton of photos… Tuesday, June 25th – Rocky Mountain National Park Today was a free day as my brother and nephew were going out mountain biking, so I […]

EOM 2012 Photos Up


I have posted my small number of photos from the just-completed EOM 2012, held in Hendersonville, NC. What a fantastic trip, jam packed with some of the most hardcore twisty riding I’ve ever done….definitely at the top of my list! I might post more about it later on. Anyway, if you want an unguided tour […]

Spring is creeping in…


Well, finally, spring is beginning to roll into the Eastern NC area with temperatures that go from freezing to 75+ degrees; these are the fun times for weather forecasters, lol. It matters not, I’m still riding around, to and from work, and the occasional weekend blast when I’m not pegged on home chores. My most […]

NAFO 2010 – Knoxville Part 1


Better late than never right? My ride reports tend to be days behind…oh well. NAFO stands for “North American FJR Owners Rally” and is an event held every two years and sponsored, on a rotating basis, by the various regional FJR owner groups. It generally takes place at a venue designed to handle a large […]