Worst Customer Service Experience Ever

If you follow my blog, you probably know I've been a big fan of BMW motorcycles. In fairness of reporting, I feel compelled to talk about the worst customer service experience I've ever had in my life. It is the worst motorcycle customer service experience I've had since I first started riding about … [Read more...]

Triumph Tiger 1050 Review

For the past seven weeks I've been riding a Triumph Tiger 1050, compliments of California Triumph. When I first got the motorcycle in mid-May, I was quite enthusiastic about riding the bike. Several months ago, I met a guy that owned a Tiger 1050. He raved about its power and handling. He loved the … [Read more...]

Raw Hyde – BMW Off Road Academy

Last fall my daughter signed up for a high school field trip to Moab. I went to the parents meeting to check it out. The teacher presented a slideshow of a previous trip with students hiking, biking, rappelling and 4-wheeling driving around Moab and Monticello, Utah. It looked amazing. This got me … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Days 48 and 49

Day 48 of my motorcycle road trip, and I got up early to beat the Nevada heat. The daytime temperature in Nevada has been in the high 90's for days. It was still dark as I rolled out of Twin Falls, Idaho, and headed south on Highway 93. I don't know if it was because I was so close to home, or … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 47

Day 47 of my motorcycle road trip, and another very scenic day. I left Jackson, Wyoming, heading west on Highway 22 and the Teton Pass. This took me through the southern portion of the Grand Teton Mountains to Victor, Idaho. Victor is a small town of about 2,000 people, at the western end of the … [Read more...]