Northwest Adventure 2014… Day 3

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 30, 2014/ BMW R1200RT, General Rants & Raves About Riding, Northwest Adventure 2014, Touring/ 0 comments

Departure Location: Williams, Az Odometer reading at departure:19974 Time:7:00 Weather Conditions: 58 degrees and clear Daily High Temperature: 107 Destination: Oakland, Ca Arrival time: 02:40am (June 29th) Odometer reading at arrival:20827 Daily Miles Logged: 859 States visited: Arizona, Nevada, California. We decided last night to push for an early start due to the miles that are listed as our daily

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Northwest Adventure 2014… Day 2

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 28, 2014/ BMW R1200RT, General Rants & Raves About Riding, Northwest Adventure 2014, Touring/ 0 comments

Departure Location:Childress TX Time:07:22 Starting odometer reading: 19220 Weather Conditions:clear and 71 degrees Daily High Temperature: 93 Destination:Williams Arizona Arrival time: 19:56 (pacific standard time) Daily Miles Logged:752 States visited: New Mexico, Arizona. Tonight will be brief as we have an early departure again in the morning with the longest of the first three days at 861 miles to Oakland,

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Northwest Adventure 2014… Day 1

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 26, 2014/ BMW R1200RT, General Rants & Raves About Riding, Northwest Adventure 2014, Touring/ 0 comments

Departure Location:New Orleans, LA Time: 05:40 Weather Conditions: Muggy, chance of rain and 76 degrees Daily High Temperature:92 degrees Destination: Childress, TX Arrival time: 20:25. Daily Miles Logged: 770 States visited: Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma. The day began at 4:15am with normal preparations for a day on the bike… The difference this morning is that today’s ride starts a 15 day

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Northwest Trip Preparations

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 24, 2014/ BMW R1200RT, Gear, General Rants & Raves About Riding, Northwest Adventure 2014, Touring/ 0 comments

Just a few days remain between me, the road out west and another unique adventure that I will be able to claim as my own.  I have methodically implemented my trip preparations and feel confident that I have covered all of the items necessary for the type of trip that lies ahead. My RT received a new set of Michelin

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Upcoming Northwest Adventure… 2014

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 5, 2014/ BMW R1200RT, General Rants & Raves About Riding, Northwest Adventure 2014, Touring/ 0 comments

I am very excited to announce that I will be part of another epic odyssey this summer with one of the best group of guys you could ever hope to travel with.  Our destination… The great Pacific Northwest, and all points in between! Our trip will begin in New Orleans, LA and take us though Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California,

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