Category Archives: adventure

Catching up on life in La Paz, Baja, Mexico

After sleeping under the stars in Mulege, Ben and I try to beat the heat and get an early start on the day. The only problem is, it’s already 90 degrees F at 8:30 in the morning. The deep sand … Continue reading

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The desert oasis of San Ignacio and camping on the beach in Mulegé

Ben and I head out from Coco’s and get back onto some pavement, which is nice after riding in the dirt for a day. We’re looking for a place to get breakfast, as we didn’t have much food at Coco’s. … Continue reading

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Off-roading in Baja to visit Coco’s Corner

Ben and I take our time this morning, having a great workout along the beach (running, swimming, pushups, situps, pullups) and enjoying our “American Breakfast” at the hotel restaurant. We push off on the KLRs along the coast, headed to … Continue reading

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The real adventure begins – Mexico

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 – San Diego, CA to San Felipe, Baja, MX I received an email from Ben Slavin, a fellow adventure rider who I met at an ADV motorcycle rally in Minnesota a few months back. I had … Continue reading

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Riding and rough camping from Jackson, WY to Flaming Gorge

Lorin is Dan’s sister and agreed to let me stay with her and her boyfriend, Ryan, for the night. They both have to work, so I spend some time catching up on writing, emails, and other things. We spend the … Continue reading

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Hiking and camping at Grand Tetons National Park

The Grand Tetons are a mountain range just South of Yellowstone known for it’s dramatic cliffs and views. It’s been someplace that I’ve always wanted to see, and I’m itching for some exercise, so I decide to find a nice … Continue reading

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Being a tourist at Yellowstone

Saturday, August 21st, Bozeman MT to Yellowstone NP After spending a few relaxing days in Bozeman, MT, I make it to Yellowstone National Park. I ride through the park and find a place to setup camp early in the day, … Continue reading

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The most beautiful place in the US – Glacier National Park

Saturday, August 16th – 17th I stealth camp just inside Glacier NP on the 17th so I can get an early start through the park. I’m hoping to spend the day in the park and make it to Bozeman by … Continue reading

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Back on the road – Across South Dakota

Driving across South Dakota to The Badlands, Black Hills, and Mount Rushmore Continue reading

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August 9th, 2010 – Broken chain in Hutchinson, MN

After a great night of sleep and an hour of looking at maps with Elizabeth, I take off and driving through the Twin Cities, heading west. After a couple of hours, I notice that my bike is vibrating much more … Continue reading

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