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How to Survive the Winter as a Motorcyclist

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How to Survive the Winter as a Motorcyclist

My tips for killing the winter boredom until the riding season returns.

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How to Seam Seal & Re-Waterproof Your Tent


My Favorite Motorcycle Films You Should Watch


My Favorite Motorcycle Books You Should Read (or Listen To!)


Ideas on Budgeting for your Next Trip


Ideas for Route Planning

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Dealing With Winter When You Can't Ride Motorcycles

Here are five tips to help you get through the winter if you can't ride your motorcycle.

These are the things I did when I didn't live somewhere I could comfortably ride year round. Not only will they help pass the time though the winter and keep the adventure alive, but they will also benefit you when motorcycle riding season rolls around and it's time for the next motorcycle trip or adventure.


Hope you enjoy this video, thanks for watching!

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Motorcycle travel and camping have become my largest passions in life. I have a meticulous nature that helps me analyze gear, technique and tactics in a way that is highly beneficial to anyone looking to embark on a motorcycle venture of any scope.

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Tips for Riding in the Cold

Rik asked last week if I had any tips for riding in the cold, so here we are!

Full Blog Post about Layering for the Cold:

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FOR THE BIKE
Chin Curtains! (This will be specific to your Helmet Model)
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6 Tips For Motorcycle Camping Hygiene

These are my 6 top tips for motorcycle camping hygiene. Simple and easy ways to stay civilized when you are out in the wild.

Some of the 6 tips include washing your laundry while you ride, clothes that don't promote bacteria, importance of hand sanitizer, many uses for wet wipes and more.

I am really excited to be collaborating with Surviveware again on this video, I think they are a great company with some awesome products. They were even nice enough to give you guys a 10% discount on any of their products.

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Top 10 tips to stay Warm and Dry on a Long Motorcycle Trip!

How to stay Warm and Dry on a Long Motorcycle Trip?

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We all know how great is to ride in the nice sunny day, but it is a different story when it’s cold or when it’s raining. In this video I will give you 10 practical tips

If you go on the long motorcycle trip it is almost guaranteed that there will be some really cold days, maybe rain, or both at the same time. You have to face the reality and confess that there are some negatives of riding motorcycle.

1. Rain gear.
It is so obvious, buy a decent rain gear. It doesn’t matter how good and how expensive is your riding gear. There is no 100% waterproof. It could be after 5 minutes or after 5 hours, but it will start leaking. Choose a model with two parts – top and bottom. The full body suits are nice, but it is very difficult to wear it, especially on the road.

2. Wear it on time.
Yes, correct, wear it on time. The rain never start just like that from no were. You will feel it, see it and even smell it a long before it starts. Do not believe that it could be just few drops and your gear will survive. If it’s not will be too late. If you soak your gear, will be useless to have the rain coat on the top. It will make everything worst – the water will penetrate your gear and will come inside.

3. Synthetic materials.
Use only synthetic materials. They do not hold the water and dry quick. Probably you have heard the phrase: “ Cotton kills” – correct, with cotton clothes you can put yourself in real troubles.

4. Dress on layers.
Layers are the key. On the hot days – just t-shirt. When it become cold add another with long leaves on the top. If it’s not enough switcher on the top. It is very handy, especially when you have to cross the mountains. On the picks is cold, but after few km hot again. When you have layers you can easily fix this.

5. Nice size wind shield.
Sounds not on the place, but believe me it is. It protect not only from the wind, but also from the rain. It is the same with the hand guards. If you have both you will notice a significant difference, especially when it’s not raining hard. You will be almost un touch. When you don’t need to stop all the wind with your chest will be much easier to keep your body warm.

6. Medical gloves.
I told you about it in the previous video, but I will do it again. You can wear it under your gloves and they will keep your hands dry and warm. Cost nothing, but will make big difference.

7. Rain boot covers.
Do not forget to buy one. The boots are the same as the riding gear. It will be a matter of time to start leaking. With the covers you just double secure the situation.

8. Pin lock
If your helmet come with pin lock great, If not you can buy an universal and mounted on your visor. You will be so thankful when it starts raining.

9. Wind stopper.
Buy a nice full face wind stopper. Small and light like this are fine, but when the weather change you will need something like this. It will help you in the cold, but also on the raining days. As you can see it completely cover my head, my neck and part of my chest. Once you zip your jacket you will feel a big difference.

10. Waterproof bags
Bags like this you can find in almost any motorcycle or hiking gear shops. They are cheap, but will keep all of your stuff dry. It doesn’t matter do you have soft bags or hard cases you can use it in both. They will also help you to have some order. For example you can have big size for the clothes and small for socks, under ware, electronics and so on.

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5 Tips For Comfort on a Long Motorcycle Trip

These are my top 5 tips for comfort on a long motorcycle trip. They work on short trips too, and will help you maximize comfort so you can have the most enjoyable and safest trip possible when travelling on a motorcycle.

These are tricks and tips I have learned over many long term and short term motorcycle trips and adventures. Hopefully these tips help you get the most out of your next motorcycle adventure.

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Morning Routine A Short Film About Motorcycle Camping

Want to be inspired to leave home this weekend and find a beautiful campsite to make home for a while? On my most recent adventure into the mountains I tried something a little different to capture the essence of solo motorcycle camping.

This is the short film that came of that weekend adventure, it is about motorcycle camping. Hopefully it captures the solitude, joy, peace and quiet that come with a solo motorcycle camping experience, a part of the journey that I value very highly.

Enjoy!

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Motorcycle travel and camping have become my largest passions in life. I have a meticulous nature that helps me analyze gear, technique and tactics in a way that is highly beneficial to anyone looking to embark on a motorcycle venture of any scope.

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What to get a Motorcyclist for Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is next week! So here are a few ideas to get your favorite motorcyclist, while everyone else is figuring out how much Valentine's Day Flowers cost.
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*Gas Cards can also just be a plan old Visa Gift Card that you write For Gas on lol:
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Long Distance Endurance Motorcycle Riding Tips For Iron Butt Association Rides and Contests

Long distance endurance motorcycle riding tips for Iron Butt Association challenges and similar endurance riding contests. These are some tips that have worked for me that I hope will make you more efficient and safer when riding an endurance contest.

These are just some things that have worked for me, and hopefully some of them will work for you too.

Ten tips: (stick around to the end of the video for some gas station efficiency tips)

1) Gear choice - Motorcycle maintenance in order and riding gear fitted and broken in, comfortable
2) Company - Be selective about who you invite along for this ride
3) Relax - Set the tone of the day but not racing to get started
4) Intake Options - Be aware of what you consume
5) Small Chunks - Think about things in small chunks but overall take things in bigger chunks
6) Know Your Limits - Know when it's time to stop and take a break
7) Meditate - Try some breathing exercises too
8) Everything is a Tool - If it doesn't serve a purpose don't do it, carry it or eat it
9) Riding Strategy - Pace yourself, give yourself plenty of space, route choice is key
10) Don't Be Afraid to Walk Away - and try again on another day, maybe consider a dry run just for practice.

Thanks for watching and ride safe my friends!

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Motorcycle travel and camping have become my largest passions in life. I have a meticulous nature that helps me analyze gear, technique and tactics in a way that is highly beneficial to anyone looking to embark on a motorcycle venture of any scope.

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Are You Making These 5 Common Cold-Weather Camping Mistakes?

Are these common gear mistakes ruining cold-weather camping for you?

In part two of my three-part series on staying warm in the wild, we’ll take a look at the five most common gear mistakes we see inexperienced cold-weather campers making regularly.

Mistakes that can make for a miserable trip!
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How to stay Hydrated on Motorcycle?

The Best Hydration System for Motorcycle Touring

It’s always amazed me how something so important is so underestimated! Most of you will spend so much time and energy on different adventure gadgets, but will never ever think how important is to stay hydrated. This small bag cost nothing, compare to the rest of the gear, but it is a must have item for every motorcycle rider. In this video I will share my opinion about it, stay with me!
Welcome back guys. I don’t know how many riders I met on the road in last 10 years, but I have to say that about 20% were with hydration packs.
I don’t know why, but people always underestimate the need of such an item.
On the long riding days I will recommend to drink water all the time. When you are thirsty it is already too late. Even if you are not thirsty you have to drink. When you don’t have enough water you start to lose concentration and the best way to do it by having one of these hydration packs.
You can drink once per 15 min, half an hour or more. You can have just couple of drops, but it will keep you concentrated all the time.
Most of you believe that it is the same if you just have a simple bottle of water. Before I continue I want to show you short video clip from my last trip.
Another example is when you fight with the time or ride in the rain or on a busy road with a lot of trucks, you just overtake them all and now if you stop you have to do it again and many more…
You will simple ignore the water until the next stop. In most of the cases this will be fine, but there will be some moments when this will be very bad idea.
Another benefit to have it it’s because it is always there in my backpack and I use it all the time. It doesn’t matter where I am, on the bike or around the city. If you have a bottle you need to hold it. Even when I go to bed or in the tent I always take it with me.
The only moment where I cannot use it was last winter on my trip to the Balkans because it was too cold. Actually the weather forced me to stop more often so I was able to drink enough and stay hydrated.
You have to know that when you travel with motorcycle, your body consume double, maybe triple more water and this is when the conditions are normal. When it’s different story. Especially if you do it with mesh jacket or even worse ride with t-shirt and sandals. You actually drying like fish on the sun. Another example are the cold days your body needs double, that’s why the hikers need to melt snow. Also when you travel on high elevation as I just did in India you need to drink much more water than you normally do.
As I told you in the previous video the man could survive without food one month, but only couple of days or even hours, depends of the conditions without water. If this is not reason to have it then I don’t know what would be!
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[S2 - Eps. 40] Crossing the remote Paso Pichachen in Argentina by motorcycle

Just when I thought the riding couldn't get any better after riding on active Volcano Llaima in National Park Conguillío, Chile - I did this. Crossing mountain pass Paso Pichachen, right at the border of Argentina and Chile.

I don't think the scenery of this amazing motorcycle ride can get any better than this!

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Surviving Motorcycle Hell: How to Make it Through Winter

Surviving Motorcycle Hell: How to Make it Through Winter

Well, winter is here, the snowblower has been moved to the front of the garage and the bikes are all bundled up, waiting for spring. What is the two-wheeled addict to do now that we cannot ride? Here are a few things that do do keep myself motivated during these dark times.

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First Aid Kit for Motorcycling Review of Surviveware FAK

This First Aid Kit works really well for motorcycle camping and motorcycle travel from Surviveware. This is the full breakdown and review.

Thanks to Surviveware for helping sponsor this video so I could make this review for you guys.

I am really excited to be collaborating with Surviveware on this video, I think they are a great company with some awesome products. They were even nice enough to give you guys a 10% discount on any of their products.

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A lifelong adventure enthusiast and a long time motorcycle traveler, I have spent the last few years honing my craft as a motorcycle adventure specialist. I am currently living full time on my motorcycle, a 2015 BMW R1200GS named Lupe.

Motorcycle travel and camping have become my largest passions in life. I have a meticulous nature that helps me analyze gear, technique and tactics in a way that is highly beneficial to anyone looking to embark on a motorcycle venture of any scope.

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Winter ride

Never mind cold The sun is shining Let's ride a motorcycle.

Music: Fallen to flux - Living with the pain

Vintage vs Modern Motorcycles

Something a little different this week, a kind of ode to hard work, manual labor and the complicated simplicity of an Old Motorcycle.

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My Favorite Motorcycle Travel Reads

This is a perfect time to jump head first into a good motorcycle book, so I’m here with a little bit of a longer video today to tell you about my favorite motorcycle books that I think you should start with. So get your coffee or your tea and chill out with me while we talk moto books!

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Jupiter’s Travels:
Dreaming of Jupiter:

The Man Who Would Stop at Nothing by Melissa Holbrook Pierson:
Lone Rider by Elspeth Beard:

Sam Manicom’s Every Day an Adventure Series
Into Africa:
Under Asian Skies:
Distant Suns:
Tortillas to Totems:

One More Day Everywhere by Glen Heggstad:
Blind Curves by Linda Crill:

Graham Field
In Search of Greener Grass:
Eureka:

Touching the World by Cathy Birchall and Bernard Smith:
Ghost Rider by Neil Peart:
To Dakar and Back by Lawrence Hacking and Wil De Clercq:
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How I Started Riding Motorcycles

The story of how and why I learned to ride a motorcycle.

Thanks to Doodle on a Motorcycle for this week's topic

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Or if you'd like to just buy me a coffee/ buy me a gallon of gas:

Wishlist:


Send me Letters & Care Packages:
PO Box 220420
Milwaukie OR 97269

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Follow me on Instagram: @blindthistle


Website:
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Huge thanks to my sponsors;

Wolfman Luggage:

Sena Bluetooth:

Butler Motorcycle Maps:

#MotorcycleTravel

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