Monthly Archives: December 2006

2006 Year in Review

Time for another photostory. 2006 Year in Review

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Big Bend NP Trip – Tuesday

I awoke just before 8am and rolled over to see that it was in the low 20s. Brrr. With a long day ahead, I was determined to get an early start, so I immediately extricated myself from the sleeping bag … Continue reading

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Big Bend NP Trip – Monday

I awoke on Christmas Day feeling lazy. Breakfast was a Clif bar washed down with water from my camelbak. Anna and I spent the majority of the morning sitting in the newly discovered Rec Room surfing the web and posting … Continue reading

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Big Bend NP Trip – Sunday

The morning dawned clear and cold. Anna woke me with the exclamation “There’s ice on your bike!” Anna was headed directly to the campground, but I had a day of twisties planned. After getting breakfast and fuel, I headed north … Continue reading

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Big Bend NP Trip – Saturday

My onboard temperature gauge was at 45° and light rain mixed with small hailstones was pelting my helmet and bouncing off my instrument cluster. I told myself that the *safe* route was to take I-10 all the way. At the … Continue reading

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Big Bend NP Trip – Friday

Sport-Touring encompasses many different things, among them a willingness to travel long distances for the chance to briefly experience a distant kickass (and sometimes not so kickass) twisty road. All too often, this “touring” consists of “getting somewhere” by droning … Continue reading

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Revised my dash

One of my gripes with my ST has been a lack of good mounting points for gadgets. My xm radio and gps have been mounted on RAM arms attached to the mirror stalks, but I couldn’t find any other places … Continue reading

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Some Happy Tidings

I had a nice solo ride on Saturday. I rode over 400 miles in a triangle between Houston, San Antonio, and Austin. The R1200ST officially clicked over 20,000 miles. More pictures and a short ride report later. In other news, … Continue reading

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