I’ve been mostly absent here for a long time, for lots of reasons, which I’ll expand on in the next few posts. Now that I’ve got that all fixed, it’s time to get back to updating things here.
All in all a miserable trip, but probably not a bad choice for a shakedown cruise, both for the bike and myself. Logged close to 700 miles, which is less than I had planned for, but not terrible given my condition and lack of recent distance riding.
My brother has been in town for the past month. He’s been teaching English in Uruguay for over two years and was finally able to come home for a few months. We’ve been making videos for him to use in his work.
Also, another Westport It’s October and the weather is beginning to suggest that there won’t be many more opportunities for good motorcycle travel this year. Since it’s been a horrible year for travel and life in general, I thought I’d try to squeeze in one more trip. I decided on a simple overnight of mostly…
Spirit Lake is, to this day, still choked with floating trees, the handful that floated to the surface after the massive landslide that triggered the 1980 eruption. Elsewhere, bare trees and fallen trunks are everywhere, always pointed away from the mountain.