New Shocks for the Monkey ($129!)

Here’s the unboxing vid – Here’s the install vid – I’ll explain the ride difference once I get a chance to really get out on them and try them out. But so far they are much stiffer and I can’t bottom out just by sitting on the bike 😉.

Alaskan Epic Trekker in 6 Days!!!

It is getting close!  My brother is already starting to freak out.  This will be the most miles we have ever put on our bikes in one ride and the unknowns are many.  We are prepared, but not really.  We’ve done some reading and purchased what we think we need. This whole thing started lastContinue reading “Alaskan Epic Trekker in 6 Days!!!”

It’s on! I Found my Alaska Steed!

One of my brothers just got amazing and unexpected spousal approval to do an Epic Trek to Alaska next year!  This is something we have talked about in day-dreamy ways for years.  The last frontier, moose, bear, trees and mountains, Alaska is everything we love and doing it on a motorcycle is in our opinionContinue reading “It’s on! I Found my Alaska Steed!”

Food and Bikes!

Check this out on the Cooking Channel in a couple days!  This is Allan Karl, otherwise known as World Rider.  Allan is a serious motorcycle trekker, food aficionado and author! What’s even cooler is that he runs a Cobrra Nemo 2! Recently my guys at Cobrra headquarters reached out and let me know that Allan neededContinue reading “Food and Bikes!”

Motorcycle Transportation for Multiple People

I was thinking about how motorcycles are used in much of the world as a mainstay of transportation, both for individuals and products.  In the USA most motorcyclists use their motorcycles sparingly, like when the weather is good or maybe if there is a rally or ride.  Sure there are plenty of Americans that commuteContinue reading “Motorcycle Transportation for Multiple People”

Thinking About Past Moto Rides

Commuting on a motorcycle is much different than touring.  I was thinking about people that ride their motorcycles less than a thousand miles a year, those that just tour occasionally and those that use a motorcycle as their main mode of transportation.  I’m not knocking on anyone that loves riding their cycle.  If you rideContinue reading “Thinking About Past Moto Rides”

Vintage CT110 s and Groms Team for an Epic Trek to Jackson Hole Wyoming  

Another great ride in the books.  The brothers pulled together for another Epic Trek, this time sharing part of the course with the Lotaja racers. The ride started Friday afternoon and would end with all of the party making it safely to their homes early Sunday evening. We climbed mountain passes, saw yaks, several reservoirs,Continue reading “Vintage CT110 s and Groms Team for an Epic Trek to Jackson Hole Wyoming  “