saturday morning gathering, paul krause's ride @ 150 miles, route #2
paul on the new 1190
the other kurt (have to take care of bdc) wishing he could ride with us
our saturday group is much mellower than the day before
the smallest bike in the group and a shameless post
paul krause in the ktm adv outfit facing camera
lots of big ktms
at this elevation, glad to have FI on the 350
mike and jeremy from the bay area doing their own exploring
that bike with slicks is a multi strada - alex from greece
2up in our group. the rider is chris, and he can ride.
and they were on a street bike
taking a break
the sky is always threatening, but never came down on us
glad to see c-dub after he left socal
closer look of the duc multi
another female rider on a 990
closing down on me
i could hear the beautiful sound of the akra as he passed me. this rider is dressed to the true ktm fashion
wot and still i felt like standing still....hahaha
i don't know how this bike got admitted in the rally....hahaha, just joking alex.
better focus here
these ladies taking a break from their big KTMs
paul krause and his riders
as we get deeper in the woods, more mud
ron lawson (dirtbike editor) helping a rider down. i think he was hurt but able to ride back to town.
no problem for alex
once we got to the open, nice riding and awesome landscape
check out the end of that road
pretty much dry here except for that little puddle
still, the forest able to bite one of us for the last time
heading back to steamboat to catch the 6pm dinner and award activities....hahaha, i can't wait.
once we're on the tarmac, everyone's gone but me.
saturday dinner atop this hill
as far as i remember, we rode over or behind that mountain range
super nice guy from canada in the norton shirt. he rode on to ca on hw395.
ramjet showing his awesome tee. shameful plug of the DVNR, mark your march 1014 calendar
a meal befitting a tourist
and of course, you guys already know the rest of the story
yeah, and the tourist aside from the award, received these....
....thank you ktm and giant loop
more pics here @ ride report
at orange crush