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The Kaibab Plateau – A Grand Adventure

“It was the best of times, it was…” – no let’s just leave it at that.  This was a wonderful adventure.  Other than some strong wind on one day, we had perfect weather.  We enjoyed fun trails, incredible autumn foliage, … Continue reading

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Mojave National Preserve – Mar 2018

  14-17 March, 2018 Bob invited me to go explore the Mojave National Preserve in southern California.  He wanted to visit some of the places he used to go with his family when he was young.  I was able to … Continue reading

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Boulder Mountain Adventure – Sept 2017

Sept. 12-16, 2017 In 2016, we attempted a ride from Challis, Idaho, to Burgdorf Hot Springs.  We had to go elsewhere due to a large forest fire.  So, we tried again this year.  I spent months planning and refining the … Continue reading

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Wasatch Front Dual Sport Ride – July 2017

  1 July, 2017 Shortly after Jamie got here motorcycle license, I took her on a dual sport ride through some of the canyons near our home.  I just completed a similar loop, this time with Jason, since Jamie was … Continue reading

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Grand Staircase-Escalante – May 2017

May 25-27, 2017 There has been a lot of controversy over the recent National Monuments formed in Utah.  But one thing I will say, is that it gives me a name for my adventure report! This trip has been in … Continue reading

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Duchesne Ridge Adventure Ride – July 2015

July 10-11, 2015 Last year, for my first over-night adventure ride, I spent two nights camping in the Uinta Mountains. I wanted Jamie and Jason to enjoy a similar experience, but we only had time for two days of riding … Continue reading

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Cedar Mesa Adventure Ride – Apr-May 2015

Apr. 30-May 2, 2015 For some time Jamie has wanted to do a multi-day motorcycle adventure and camp along the trail. She was able to break free for a few days after finishing another semester at the University of Utah, … Continue reading

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San Juan Mountain Adventure Ride – Sept 2014

Sept. 1-6, 2014 For several years, some of my work colleagues have planned a multi-day adventure motorcycle ride each summer. Now that I have a means to carry my camping gear on my dirt bike, I decided to join them … Continue reading

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Uinta Adventure Ride – June 2014

June 26-28, 2014 For some time I have wanted to try a multi-day motorcycle adventure ride, camping along the way. It took a lot of research and experimentation to find a good way to carry all of my camping gear … Continue reading

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Getting My KTM 350 Ready For An Adventure Ride – May 2014

I previously reported on how to choose a dual-sport bike, and how I converted my KTM 350 xcf-w to a street legal dual-sport.  My next project was to enable my bike to carry camping gear so I can go on … Continue reading

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