Monthly Archives: July 2017

Triumph Bonneville Touring 2017 Part II

Triumph Bonneville Touring 2017                  Part II For this adventure I had the great benefit of friends to increase the enjoyment.  Four of them, to be exact.  Even better, we were on 5 different brands of motorcycle.  It takes a … Continue reading

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2017 Motorcycle Tour III

Triumph Bonneville Touring Part III (note:Part II covers a trip two weeks ago and has not been finished yet because – hey – it’s Seattle and the sun is out. What we have here is the first draft of a … Continue reading

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In Defense of Tank Bags

In Defense of Tank Bags Lately, I’ve noticed comments on several enthusiast site forums about tank bags.  Most of them are negative, listing all sorts of ominous outcomes to the use of a tank bag on a motorcycle.  Since I’ve … Continue reading

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Triumph Bonneville Touring 2017 – Part I

Triumph Bonneville Tour 2017 – Part I   Seattle to Los Gatos to Seattle  Solo Quick summary:  2025 miles – all smiles, no pain. No mechanical issues, no unforced rider errors, no intervention by official types. Overall mpg = 55 plus, … Continue reading

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