The Trans America Trail: A Touch of Home in Tullahoma, TN

Sep 05, 2013 View Comments by

After my Lynchburg excursion yesterday I backtracked to Tullahoma, TN for dinner and a place to stay. Upon check-in I am virtually smacked in the face with a memory of home. What grabs my attention is the sound of undeniable New England accents. Not a haughty type of enunciation but the more rural immigrant style […]

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Ride the Divide – Day 5: The Kindness of Strangers

Jul 31, 2013 View Comments by

Heading west out of Montana, our route from Eureka on down has taken us through some awe inspiring scenery and challenged us at times. Today was no different. On our route through the outback we were showered by grasshoppers, I had a close call with a coyote, and, just shy of the Idaho border, Dave’s […]

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Motorcycle Touring: It’s Not Where You Go

May 30, 2013 View Comments by

I am often asked if it is scary riding alone. The answer is always the same. “Sometimes.” For example, when I am off paved roads for extended periods of time. I know there is always a risk that something could happen and I may need help. I also know that in some remote locations it […]

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