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by ClarkA
Tue Nov 05, 2013 2:19 am
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues
Replies: 162
Views: 22042

Re: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues

Well as the planning continued , it was "suggested" by my bride that my son Clark II( BMW R100GSPD) join me for the ride, since she was sure that I would need adult supervision out on the road and my son is a good wrench to boot. I proposed to do her one better, and ask my second son Christopher (Ka...
by ClarkA
Tue Nov 05, 2013 12:15 am
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues
Replies: 162
Views: 22042

Re: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues

I am a Physician Assistant who tired of the daily grind of Academic Medicine and struck out for the wilds of Alaska's Aleutians where I work as a Itinerant Health Care Provider, in remote villages along the Alaskan Peninsula , the Aleutian Islands and out in the Bearing Sea. Yes, I have met the guys...
by ClarkA
Mon Nov 04, 2013 11:44 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues
Replies: 162
Views: 22042

Re: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues

So my trusty steed with 5 weeks work of parts, camping gear, clothing and farkles awaiting the dawns early light!
by ClarkA
Mon Nov 04, 2013 11:42 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues
Replies: 162
Views: 22042

Re: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues

DSCF2350.JPG DSCF2351.JPG Well now that my fellow armchair travelers have guided me to the promised land of posting........I'll prattle through my journey. My 2012 Gear Up with a Garmin Zumo 550 GPS combination XM Radio, SPOT Tracker, InReach transmitter, Casio C711 Smartphone, spare fuel cans= 17 ...
by ClarkA
Sat Nov 02, 2013 10:43 pm
Forum: Ride Reports
Topic: Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues
Replies: 162
Views: 22042

Connecticut to Alaska via Key West Ride Report Blues

I turned sixty this past June, to celebrate this event I took my 2012 Gear-Up for a ride...Sadly I cannot figure out how to post my pictures and write my tale on this site....Should there be someone out there smart enough to guide me, I'll gladly share my tale of rain, cold, heat , flats and bad gas...