Author Archives: MotoCynic

About MotoCynic

I started riding motorcycles in 2006, and there is no going back. I've ridden more than 100,000 miles, most of it on a Ducati Monster, and despite setbacks and murderous BMW's I'm loving every mile.

Finally Good Riding Weather

Living in Northern California makes it hard to complain about the weather and have anyone take you seriously. This year though… this year, the weather has been dramatic. Raining more than we’ve had in years. In fact it seems like … Continue reading

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Spring Trip 2017: The Northern Half

If there is one thing I learned on this trip is that it takes a lot longer to get places as a group of motorcyclists of four or more. I haven’t noticed any slow down when there are just three … Continue reading

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Spring Trip: Cut Short By Worst Enemy

Another Epic Spring Trip has come and gone. This one has been plagued from the start by the torrential amount of rain we’ve been getting in California this winter. Road conditions and closures forced me to change the routes constantly, … Continue reading

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Happy Easter to My Moto Peeps

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Spring Trip 2017 Photos

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On the Road: Spring Trip 2017

We left this morning heading into what looks like a lot of rain. I’ll keep you posted on our progress on Instagram.

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Getting Ready For the Spring Trip: Using My Blog

I’ve been working all week at getting ready for the Spring Trip. Every evening something needs to be done. Even if it’s just laundry so I have enough clean socks. It’s time like these that I’m glad I write things … Continue reading

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