Posted on August 28, 2011

Day 9- odo: 27,667

Rode the Barlow trail (which was part of the original Oregon Trial) near Mt. Hood, OR (Volcanic entity #5) with 3 other KLRs. The pic may look inviting but does not show the rough road condition, especially for our heavily packed motos.

Day 6 – odo: 27,007

Volcanic entity #2: Dear Mt. Shasta: it was neat to look up at you today since I normally see you from above as I fly overhead. I was so enamored, I don’t have a picture. Volcanic Entity # 3: Here is along the road to Lava Beds national monument. It was pretty fantastic coming in … Continue reading

Day 5 – odo: 26,872

Volcanic entity #1: Lassen Volcanic National Park Rode through the twisty escalations of the park, hiked around bumpass Hell with snow still on the trail, then ended the day with a very cold dip from the waters of Mt Shasta.

Day 4 – odo: 26,615

Camino, CA to Lassen National Forest SPOILED …. Today feels like I officially started my journey. Leaving the comfort of my parents house to ride unfamiliar roads, I look forward to the twisty back country as I head north from placerville. I dip into the first turn, my tires dip into a rut of patched … Continue reading