Mark K

Oct 1, We are in Mexico!

We approached to border at el paso and the guard simply lifted thed gate and waved us throughout!! We barely had to slow down and after 5 minutes we both felt that was waaaay to easy so we rode back and went inside to ask. Sure enought the second guard said we need a personal …

Mark K

Sept 28 Leaving Albequerque

Bike is fixed.  When she fell over the shifter and shaft into the motor were bent. This was god news as the alternative was the shifter forks would have to be replaced – and to get at those you have to disassemble the entire motor and split the cases.  The guys at High Velocity, an …

Mark K

Sept 20 leaving Colorado

Quick post We left Moab and took some beauty small paved roads toward Colorado. Did couple dirt passes near Telluride toward Ridgeway where we saw nice peaks and shepherds. Out of Ridgeway over Owl creek pass and had awesome bush camp and our first camp fire since May. Aspens turningcolour up at elevation. Spent a …

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Sept 16 Near Salt Lake City

The 2 days we spent in Missoula was exactly the amount of time it took for the cold front approaching form the north to catch up to us with rain and snow in higher elevations.  Our route south took us over some passes, through Salmon Idaho and we rode into some fierce dark clouds.  We …

Mark K

Sept 14 Leaving Missoula

2 days ago as my bike lost its ability to charge the battery.  I limped into Seely lake and spent the day trying to fix the issue and replaced my voltage regulator which is a common problem but to no avail.  Got the bike towed to Missoula courtesy of AAA and KTM dealer determined it …

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Sept 10 Leaving Nelson

Ok, so this is a first proper post and i know it is lame, i promise it will get mo better. We spent the last two days in Nelson Bc with our frinds Vanessa and Rob while we rounded up some last minute gear. Today we are heading toward cranbrook then down into the Usa …