Monthly Archives: April 2010

Back on its own wheels

Tonight I put the wheels back on, installed the new chain and wired up a cigarette lighter plug to power my GPS.  Nice to see the bike back on its own wheels again.  Tomorrow I am going to wash the … Continue reading

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Fresh knobbies

Took some time tonight to mount up a fresh set of Dunlop D606 tires tonight and installed rim locks in the wheels.  I am looking forward to how much better the off-road traction is with these.  I took a shot … Continue reading

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Bike prep

Next weekend I am planning on going down to Conneticut and entering the Hoot Owl 100 turkey run.  This is not a race but is a non-competitive trail ride that follows a lot of the same trails they use for … Continue reading

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Trail ride with MVTR

I just got back from my first ride with the local club today.  I recently joined the MVTR (Merrimack Valley Trail Riders) club and last week I saw an email saying they were looking for some volunteers to help clear … Continue reading

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“At your own risk”

I took the DRZ for it’s first "proper" ride today.  In New Hampshire we have what we call "class 6" roads which means they are still public roads but are no longer maintained and have "Travel at your own risk" … Continue reading

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