Posts by Chris

Jan 15th Winter Ride Kawasaki Versys

Looking ahead at the upcoming weather I decided that if it was dry I just needed to get out for a ride. This post is to record some images from what turned out to be a really nice little ride including a frozen lake, as well as, to encourage others to get out and ride…

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Fall Riding on my Kawasaki Versys 650

The Pacific Northwest offers up a large variety of riding seasons and if you’re prepared for it and have the right attitude it can make for some amazing days in the saddle. At the end of summer the leafy trees begin to lose their chlorofil an along with it the return to the actual color…

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Kawasaki Versys 650 First 2 Day Ride

Drinking the Kool-Aid Ok, let me get this out of the way…I LOVE my Kawasaki Versys 650. I can totally see why all the reviewers say such good things about this bike….but let me start at the beginning. Background It’s important to know the context from where the reviewer is coming. I won’t go over…

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Changing of the Guard (Kawasaki Versys for BMW Rockster)

Well, it’s happened again… I sold my BMW Rockster and picked up something new; a 2015 Kawasaki Versys 650 ABS LT. I met with the guy at a friend’s local motorcycle repair shop (Streetscenes Moto Garage) and got come help loading it into the back of his pickup truck. Wait, didn’t you just get it?…

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2 Day Trip Hood River Canyon Road and Wind River Road

Introduction I had two days free before some bad weather was due to roll in as well as the upcoming short road trip I am planning with sexy wife. The quickly formed; ride somewhere, spend the night and ride back. In an effort to pack in as many good roads as possible, I decided to…

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