• Chief Joseph Highway

    Wyoming, Montana and Beartooth Pass

    Four Days and 11,000 Feet. It has been over ten years since we decided to make Beartooth Pass a destination. The last time Kris and I were astride cruisers on our way to Sturgis, South Dakota. On that trip Beartooth Pass was so crowded with the annual pilgrimage to Sturgis that we never felt like we got to enjoy the ...
  • Ducati Multistrada Riding over a mountain in the snow

    Memorial Day 2008

    The list of riders for the 2008 Memorial Day ride was potentially going to be a world-CanyonChasers-record! But stuff comes up, we understand that, but quite a few just got scared away by the potential for bad weather. However, a select few proved themselves to be “Unstoppable” and did the ride in its entirety! To them, we give great credit! ...
  • Gummy Worms or Tar Snakes

    The First Memorial Day Adventure

    The Only Time We’ve Ever Had Perfect Weather Some of the precursors to the trip were fantastic. First, Loretta flew in from New Jersey to spend her Memorial Day with us. She had landed on Thursday afternoon. I had taken the day off work and as soon as Kris got home, we decided to go shopping for a wedding dress ...