Delta Blues Highway Revisited

The Delta Blues Highway – HWY 61 & 49 Dylan wrote about it in Highway 61 Revisited. Led Zeppelin named an album about it, Walking into Clarkdale. The world of rock n’ roll is formed on the beat and chord structures. The Delta Blues is the foundation of our current rock music. Delta Blues developed in…

Texas Hill Country

Texas Hill Country Three Sisters The Twisted Sisters comprises of Ranch Roads 335, 336 & 337a. With an average rating of 98 as reported from Teas Hill Country, it is a wonderful way to spend some time riding the “Hill Country.” The Hundred Mile Loop From Leakey, take Ranch Road 336 North, to Highway 41.…

Chaptering The Southwest

The Old Southwest Texas The Fort Worth Stockyards is a historic district that is located in Fort Worth, Texas, north of the central business district. They are a former livestock market which operated under various owners from 1866. Following the Old Santa Fe Trail to Santa Fe,  the capital of New Mexico. is the oldest capital city…

Chaptering San Diego

Chaptering Chaptering v.1. To tour cross-country, intermittently, by motorcycle. 2. Completing a series of small road trips that, when combined, are a significant excursion. 3. Storing a motorcycle and gear at varied destinations then returning periodically for more adventure. Rider Magazine, September 2014 I first learned of the idea of “Chaptering” or riding a motorcycle…

Adventure Motorcycling

Unsupported Lightweight Motorcycle Travel …Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost Adventure Motorcycling is the ultimate in minimalist lightweight unsupported motorcycle travel by riding a long distances in manner similar to our earlier travelers using simple equipment with…

The Muscle Shoals Sounds

“Muscle Shoals has got the Swamper; And they’ve been known to pick a song or two; Lord, they get me off so much; They pick me up when I’m feel in’ blue.” “Sweet Home Alabama” by Lynyrd Skynyrd Muscle Shoals is the largest city in Colbert County Alabama, United States. Muscle Shoals is located on the south bank of…

The Shoals

The Singing River Legend “The legend of “The Singing River” is well known to many people in northwest Alabama, a beautiful story and description of the early Muscle Shoals of the Tennessee River. Among the more interesting descriptions of the shoals is the legend associated with the Yuchie tribe, who in their language called the Tennessee…