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Forum: Trip Planning Yesterday, 08:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,217
Posted By bkg123
It may just be a matter of time for me. I leave...

It may just be a matter of time for me. I leave my helmet, jacket and gloves hanging on the bike all the time, but the smell might keep people away. They dont get washed much. Cameras, gps, etc get...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-13-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 597
Posted By bkg123
You picked a great 'First' trip. The more you...

You picked a great 'First' trip. The more you roam around here, the more great rides you'll discover. Just off the route you took are dozens/hundreds of other spectacular roads to seek out.
Keep...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-06-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Well, as much as we would like to avoid the...

Well, as much as we would like to avoid the topic, summer is on the downhill stretch. But a nice sunny Labor Day weekend makes it a little less ominous. So I had a choice....North or South. Hmmmm...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-05-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 109,241
Posted By bkg123
Somewhere near the Dalles I think. ...

Somewhere near the Dalles I think.
http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Central-Oregon-Birthday-ride/i-QChNXhb/0/M/_MG_2929-M.jpg...
Forum: Beasts 08-29-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By bkg123
thats the way triumph mounts work. Lots of people...

thats the way triumph mounts work. Lots of people like them.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-23-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 4,046
Views: 966,650
Posted By bkg123
I thought these were pretty interesting. ...

I thought these were pretty interesting.
Scattered around Oregon.

http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Central-Oregon-Birthday-ride/i-4NhDxzR/0/M/_MG_2744-M.jpg...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-17-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Well today I turned a vintage 56 years old. And...

Well today I turned a vintage 56 years old. And to celebrate the Tiger took me out for a weekend ride around central Oregon. For me this is the perfect birthday party.
We rolled out right after work...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-13-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 407,598
Posted By bkg123
http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2014-Journ...

http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2014-Journeys/i-zQ6MmV5/0/M/IMG_0044-M.jpg (http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2014-Journeys/i-zQ6MmV5/A)
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-12-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
On Sunday we went up that same road in the shot...

On Sunday we went up that same road in the shot of my bike and Mt Adams just above post 13 and the smoke was so thick the mountain was invisible except just a thin strip of the base. Lots 'o fires...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-12-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
So I started my summer pretty early this year by...

So I started my summer pretty early this year by riding down to Monterey in April, and hitting Sequoia and Yosemite on my way home. Mt. St Helens, Mt Rainier, and Mt Hood plus the Cascades and the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-12-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
I mix it up through there all the time. I live...

I mix it up through there all the time. I live about 5 minutes from Carver down toward Gladstone. Thats the beauty of this area....always a different road to get there.
Forum: Americas 08-12-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,174
Posted By bkg123
Hoo ya, thats a great stretch of road!

Hoo ya, thats a great stretch of road!
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Here's a little video I threw together from...

Here's a little video I threw together from yesterday...
Just for fun

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/ZN8u3JQBrI0?list=UUHQSfQIPb9R0_Rqd_-MuZSA" frameborder="0"...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Thanks for the input. Im still working out the...

Thanks for the input. Im still working out the Gopro options on the Tiger, I know what you mean about getting the camera down low. Videos are a work in progress for me.
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Yesterday we took ran up the Clackamas, across...

Yesterday we took ran up the Clackamas, across Timothy lake, up to Timberline for lunch, and Lolo pass home. Heres a few pics.
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By bkg123
Klickitat is a pretty nice ride. We have an...

Klickitat is a pretty nice ride. We have an 'embarrassment of riches' for roads to ride around here.
We were up by Mt Hood yesterday and Mt Adams was almost invisible through the smoke.
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-07-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Heres a little video of the McKenzie River Hwy....

Heres a little video of the McKenzie River Hwy. This road is so cool. Heading out of Sisters watch out for the damn Deer, two of em tried to tackle me, and they were big fat healthy bastards. Anyway,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-07-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Judging by the people I saw at the rivers it was...

Judging by the people I saw at the rivers it was probably pretty good.
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-06-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,036
Posted By bkg123
Brian day trippin the PNW

I may not be a hard core ADV rider like some of you guy's, but I do enjoy me a nice gravel FS road.I tried doing a full on ride report once...that really didn't work out too good, but I can share...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-06-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,815
Posted By bkg123
Haha, we very nearly met on the road. I just did...

Haha, we very nearly met on the road. I just did the Clackamas/ McKenzie/Aufderheide ride this last weekend and camped down close to Oakridge. I tried to get some good shots of the sisters too but...
Forum: Beasts 08-05-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,558
Posted By bkg123
SW Motech here. Dropped it. Picked it up. No...

SW Motech here. Dropped it. Picked it up. No damage. And theres enough space between the bars and the fairing to lash some small bags for tools or whatever.
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-19-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 83,862
Posted By bkg123
Dave, I need to join in here again. Two years in...

Dave, I need to join in here again. Two years in a row now I've wandered through NoCal on my vacations, in no small part because of this thread. I live in a place which, like Northern California has...
Forum: Americas 07-19-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,998
Posted By bkg123
I started touring a lot more a several years...

I started touring a lot more a several years back. Thought it would be a good idea to carry. Got licensed for the western states that allow CC. After my first year decided that by the time I get my...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-16-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,636
Posted By bkg123
Last year my Garmin took me on this Highway in...

Last year my Garmin took me on this Highway in NoCal.....hmmmm
http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Jacks-Journeys/i-pJDKrfW/0/M/IMG_0489-M.jpg...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-15-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 260,748
Posted By bkg123
Mt Adams from Parkdale ...

Mt Adams from Parkdale

http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2014-Journeys/i-jc94jGZ/0/M/image-M.jpg (http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/2014-Journeys/i-jc94jGZ/A)
Forum: Beasts 07-14-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5,801
Views: 1,453,019
Posted By bkg123
Fireman, that looks pretty slick without the...

Fireman, that looks pretty slick without the screen.
Forum: Beasts 07-14-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,844
Posted By bkg123
I had a 2012 S10, It was a great bike. 6 states...

I had a 2012 S10, It was a great bike. 6 states and about 15000 miles in a little over a year. Im 55 and in pretty good shape, I had to lift it from a drop in sand (I hate sand) and that was a bit of...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-10-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 28,557
Posted By bkg123
http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Jacks-Jour...

http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Jacks-Journeys/i-BPWSVkX/0/M/IMG_0730-M.jpg (http://bglad123.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Jacks-Journeys/i-BPWSVkX/A)
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-01-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10,130
Views: 3,225,331
Posted By bkg123
I'll know how I like them by friday. I think the...

I'll know how I like them by friday. I think the racks are going to fold up like wet noodles in any kind of a drop. Its a real light weight setup, which is what I was after, but these are too light I...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-01-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10,130
Views: 3,225,331
Posted By bkg123
Im all Tigery now. Still attaching farkle junk,...

Im all Tigery now.
Still attaching farkle junk, and got the first service out of the way so took it out around Nestucca River for a test ride. Headed up to Mt Rainier tomorrow for her first longish...
Forum: Road warriors 06-22-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,209
Posted By bkg123
Had an S10....regretted trading it. Got a Triumph...

Had an S10....regretted trading it. Got a Triumph Trophy....regretted buying it. No do overs. Traded the Trophy.....very glad I did it. Got a Tiger XC....Im happy again.
Forum: Road warriors 06-14-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 46,987
Posted By bkg123
I traded mine in....dont miss it. I discovered Im...

I traded mine in....dont miss it. I discovered Im just not a 'Sport Touring' guy.
Forum: Trip Planning 06-13-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,988
Posted By bkg123
Waaaaay to much data to upload. Buy a little...

Waaaaay to much data to upload. Buy a little 500gb or larger hard drive to store them till your home. I easily ran up about 250gb of video in week. I started getting pretty selective on when I hit...
Forum: Trip Planning 06-12-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,988
Posted By bkg123
As lexluther says, big files, long waits. I made...

As lexluther says, big files, long waits. I made a couple shorts on my last trip but even those took some time. But my macbook air11" handled it ok and nothing broke. Get a decent laptop sleeve with...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-10-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 407,598
Posted By bkg123
I love me a comfortable chair, got one just like...

I love me a comfortable chair, got one just like that, its worth the space it takes up.
Forum: Ride reports 05-12-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By bkg123
Northern California, First leg

Im sorry it's not an adventure bike, I had a pretty good adventure on it.
Im not very good at ride reports but the videos seem to be working for me.
Took a little ride to Monterey to visit my...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-12-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,452
Posted By bkg123
I was just through that area Monday coming up 395...

I was just through that area Monday coming up 395 from Yosemite and Tioga pass. It was raining and wet when I came through though, much nicer for you.
Forum: Road warriors 05-11-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 46,987
Posted By bkg123
The Trophy has been lying ignored for too long.. ...

The Trophy has been lying ignored for too long..
Here's some Trophy 'ADV' shots... Ok, not very ADV but the tires did touch dirt.
...
Forum: Road warriors 05-11-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 226,948
Posted By bkg123
Haha, not everyone... You would of seen me all...

Haha, not everyone... You would of seen me all winter, every morning at 6am on McLoughlin Blvd on my Trophy.
Forum: Road warriors 05-07-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 226,948
Posted By bkg123
Thats awsome. Too bad we didn't visit. I had...

Thats awsome. Too bad we didn't visit.
I had the same campsite last year passing through in the opposite direction.
...
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