Once in a Lifetime Adventure

San Francisco to Seattle

July 18th - July 26th, 2012 Back in the USA after the Costa Rican adventure. Time to spend some time with my good friend Zach, explore San Francisco, get the motorcycle ready, and ride up to Seattle on the Pacific Highway before meeting grandma for …

Rendezvous in Costa Rica

July 10th - July 17th, 2012 Landed in San Jos√©, Costa Rica, after the overnight flight, and was picked up by Breezy, my amazing girlfriend. The plan was to drive to Chirrip√≥ National Park, get permits for backpacking, start a 3-day hike the next day…

Hiking Yosemite

July 5th - July 9th, 2012 Time for another backcountry experience, this time in Yosemite. My friend Thomas met me at the park to do a four day hike from Tuolumne Meadows to Yosemite Valley. Thursday, July 5th: Yosemite National Park (CA) Up by daybr…

A Wedding Party and Into Yosemite

June 30 - July 4, 2012 After a whirlwind ride across the US, it was time to meet friends at a wedding in Ojai, California. Part of the wedding party went on a tour of the California coast after the weekend festivities, which I joined for a few days.…

Motorcycle Adventure Begins - The Road to Ojai

June 24th - June 29, 2012 The motorcycle adventure officially began in Minneapolis, MN, USA, on Sunday, June 24th, 2012. The goal of this leg of the trip was to reach Ojai, CA, by Friday, June 29th, for the wedding of two dear friends. The trajector…