Originally Posted by r'elise me
Just got my KTM 690E and really want to ride some easier local rides. And hey, if someone's willing to back me up - all the better. This is a big/heavy bike IMO and I haven't ridden a MX bike since I was a LOT younger (29 years to be exact), but I've been putting on the miles on easy roads and challenging paved twisties and I'm ready for the world of dual sport for better or worse. I'm an advanced downhill MTBer and I race cars (Lotus Cup USA) so hopefully some of that skill/mindset play in my favor here.
Where are you located?
Lot's of easy, scenic, fun roads in the Cajon Pass and San Bernardino Mtn areas.
I would gladly trade several days of 'riding clinics' and guided tours in the local mountains for some time behind the wheel of a Lotus