Category Archives for "Rides"

Gatlinburg Motorcycle Trip


Gatlinburg Biking Vacation Part One As I write this the 4th of July weekend is but a day away. I grew up near the beaches of Northwest Florida. The Redneck Riviera. And the 4th is my favorite holiday of the year. You might think that my home town would be where I spent the 4th. […]

Motorcycle Safety : Clothing

motorcycle safety

A Quick Ride – What WILL Go Wrong Quite a few years back I was getting ready for a Sunday of riding. To be clear, I was a total tenderfoot and motorcycle safety was something that worried me. But what I worried about was crashing into someone who wasn’t watching ME. Forget about me watching […]

Choctawhatchee Bay Loop Ride

choctawhatchee bay loop

Choctawhatchee Bay Loop, Panama City Beach, Destin It’s summer and it’s riding season. Usually when you think of Florida, you think of beaches. There aren’t many places where you’ll find hills and winding roads with spectacular views. But there are a few places that are fun to ride. Actually, there are a lot of places […]

Ghost Town Ride — Jerome Arizona

Ghost Town Jerome Arizona View

In Arizona between Prescott and Sedona on scenic highway state road 89A is one of my favorite destinations,  Jerome. Jerome is on the side of a hill at an elevation of  5,200 feet. The hillside location gives it spectacular views of Verde Valley. Jerome is a ghost town. But these days there aren’t that many […]