Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 11

Day 11 of my motorcycle road trip, and it's very clear that I'm now in the Canadian Prairies. It's also obvious that I'm in farm country. I stopped at an information center after entering Saskatchewan and saw these old, abandoned pieces of farm equipment. Since they were all newly painted, I'm … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 10

Although visiting family yesterday was nice, I missed riding. It's nice being back on my motorcycle again. Something about moving seems very soothing. It's the start of day 10 on my motorcycle road trip, and I'm beginning to feel like I'm off route than on route. But, that's okay. My little side … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 8 and 9

Motorcycle road trip day 8 was a ride from Canmore to Edmonton, Alberta. Still lots of thunderstorm activity in the area. I don't mind motorcycle riding in the rain, but I'm not a big fan of thunderstorms. I have a friend that was actually hit by lightning while riding his motorcycle. After checking … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 7

Day 7 of my motorcycle road trip was another beautiful day of riding through the Rocky Mountains. The Rocky Mountains are truly amazing. Very few places in North America are this dramatic and beautiful. Leaving Kelowna on Highway 97 had me riding along side some very scenic mountains, streams and … [Read more...]