|Trail Tips - October 2008|
|Written by Lawrence Borgens|
|Sunday, 12 October 2008 06:42|
Dear Off-Road Enthusiast,
In this issue of "Trail Tips" we review a video article about some of the latest entry level dual sport motorcycles in a head to head shoot-out.
We offer up a video slide show of our latest event set to the music from "Dust to Glory". The Yosemite Dual Sport Adventure was held on September 27th & 28th, 2008 was a blast-and-a-half! SEE THE FUN!!!
In closing we present our 2009 event schedule including the annual Mojave Family Adventure in Ridgecrest California and dates for the 2009 Spring Yosemite Dual Sport Adventure.
In our previous issue of "Trail Tips" we took a look at some of the fun going on at the BMW Rider Training Course in Hechlingen Germany. See below for our previous issues of "Trail Tips".
Family Off-Road Adventures is dedicated to supporting you in having a safe and memorable experience the next time you are out on two wheels!
- Lawrence and Family
Honda CRF230L vs. Yamaha XT250:
"Lightweight Dual Sport Shoot-out"
Learn the pros and cons of some of the newest entry level / beginner dual sport
Yosemite Dual Sport Adventure
- See the FUN ! ! !
Click to view the video slide show of our Fall 2008 event in Buck Meadows, California. This AMA Sanctioned event is a part of the BMW National Adventure Riding Series.
During this two day GPS based, self-guided dual sport event participants covered approximately 100 miles each day with options for hard and easy splits. Family Off-Road Adventures provided lunch each day and an opportunity to win donated prizes during our raffle during the Saturday night dinner.
Saturday January 3rd, 2009
The Mojave Family Adventure is an AMA Sanctioned off-road event for the whole family to enjoy! Bring the kids, grand-kids and rest of your family to the Mojave Desert near Ridgecrest, California for an adventure with our family! This one day, GPS based, self-guided off-road event visits scenic & historic areas of the beautiful Spangler Hills OHV area and the amazing Trona Pinnacles, covering a route of approximately 30 miles on 2-track dirt roads. Get your New Years off to a good start by taking the family out for some trail time. This family friendly event caters to all ages, all skill levels and all vehicles.
Saturday & Sunday
May 3rd & 4th, 2009
The Yosemite Dual Sport Adventure is an AMA Sanctioned dual sport event held at the gateway to Yosemite National Park, Buck Meadows California. This two day, GPS based, self-guided event includes scenic & historic destinations in and around Yosemite National Park using paved and unpaved roads and the option of hard and easy splits for approximately 100 miles of fun each day. It's time to get your bike out of the garage, hit the road and show up for some FUN!!! This event caters to ALL street legal dual sport & adventure bikes, whether it's a large adventure-touring machine or a small trail-bike.
For more information about these events or to register on-line please see our web site at: www.familyoffroadadventures.com
Guides & Event Coordinators Wanted
Family Off-Road Adventures is seeking GUIDES and EVENT COORDINATORS in the United States. If you are skilled in the use of computers & GPS, have expertise in a specific scenic and historic destination, can create routes and have a desire to plan events and lead clients & employees on memorable and SAFE adventures then we want to hear from you.