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Crater Lake Trip

We rode about 540 miles round-trip from Stayton to Crater Lake and back. ^^^Here’s the basic route minus riding the rim drive and backtracking for fuel. ^^^At the Diamond Lake Overlook with Mt. Thielsen in the background ^^^Three Suzukis and … Continue reading

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Packing

Stuff I’m taking to Crater Lake: ^^^Small chain lube; even smaller WD-40; blue Loctite; Sharpie with duct tape and electrical tape wrapped around; little baggie with valve core tool, cores, stem nut and cap; tire pump; Milwaukee hacksaw (accepts any … Continue reading

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downsizing

Preparing for a ride to Crater Lake on the F800GS…paring down my gear, modifying, eliminating. Last trip I had too much on the bike. Didn’t need most of it. What I did need was too bulky anyway. Following pics from … Continue reading

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Motorbike camping

Rode north to Sullivan Lake where my friend is building a small cabin on his property. Pitched the tent, went for a ride in the mountains, sat in my camp chair looking at the stars, then had a great sleep … Continue reading

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Sullivan

Overnight with Mellissa near Sullivan Lake, northeastern Washington. ^^^Our friends, Nick and Linda, build a roaring fire and not only stay dry under the lean-to but also enjoy the heat reflected off the steel roof. It gets mighty cold and … Continue reading

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St. Joe, Idaho

Quickie camping trip with Mellissa along Gold Creek in the St. Joe Wilderness of Idaho. When we arrived home I began checking out this road on Google Earth. I’m so excited to go back for some exploration. The road follows … Continue reading

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