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Two amigos do Carlsbad caverns, NM and Sandhills, TX
Wednesday, 18 Mar, 2009 – 16:29 | No Comment
Two amigos do Carlsbad caverns, NM and Sandhills, TX

I traveled 1200 miles to Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico round trip in three days fully loaded to find out what was the best arrangement to all the things I was taken to the Ruta Maya …

Ruta Maya motorcycle trip journal
Wednesday, 18 Mar, 2009 – 15:55 | No Comment
Ruta Maya motorcycle trip journal

Journal of my motorcycle trip through Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and Belize:

Preparations
Day One: Dallas, US – San Marcos, US
Day Two: San Marcos, US – San Fernando, Mexico
Day Three: San Fernando – Papantla
Day Four: Papantla, Mexico – …

Bike Upgrades
Friday, 31 Oct, 2008 – 14:01 | Comments Off on Bike Upgrades
Bike Upgrades

Maintenance Items

12K Mile Maintenance Kit from Beemerboneyard.com
Complete new maintenance kit for all R1150 Dual spark bikes. Includes german made Mann air and fuel filters, fuel filter change O-ring set, 2 fuel line and 2 …

Four Amigos do Colorado
Wednesday, 29 Oct, 2008 – 13:24 | Comments Off on Four Amigos do Colorado
Four Amigos do Colorado

In the fall of 2007 the “Four Amigos” were reunited again with two additional members: Murphy and Larry. My friend Lloyd and his brother Murphy moved to Colorado for work. This only meant one thing: …

Never ride a bike you are not able to afford and how I aquired a GS
Sunday, 19 Oct, 2008 – 20:58 | Comments Off on Never ride a bike you are not able to afford and how I aquired a GS
Never ride a bike you are not able to afford and how I aquired a GS

In 2007 though, something happened that pretty much changed the bikes we rode. A friend of mine gave a the DVD of “Long way Round”. Wow, I was blown away. Even though there adventure was …

Four Amigos do Big Bend
Sunday, 5 Oct, 2008 – 11:34 | No Comment
Four Amigos do Big Bend

In 2005 we started thinking about doing a trip to Mexico possibly Veracruz. I had planned the route and everything seemed on track. Then something came up: My friend Lloyd, animal lover, was handling a …

Losing my mind
Wednesday, 1 Oct, 2008 – 23:31 | Comments Off on Losing my mind
Losing my mind

After going through some personal things, the middle age crisis showed up. One day I was talking with my friend Lloyd which at the time had a bad ass custom Harley and he was complaining …

Ruta Maya
Sunday, 21 Sep, 2008 – 13:48 | Comments Off on Ruta Maya
Ruta Maya

About a year ago while I was riding with my buddies in Durango, Co. We started thinking about where to go next. I opened my big mouth and said, lets go to Alaska or Mexico. …


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