Category Archives: XT225

13-mile ride on the XT

See, I told you it wouldn't be long before I had a motorcycle update.  Ye of little faith. Today was warm and sunny (ha ha, East Coasters) and my back was feeling decent, so Peter and I decided to go … Continue reading

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What’s this? A motorcycle ride??

Your eyes do not deceive you! I went on — drum roll — a motorcycle ride today!! OK, don't get that excited; it was about 7 miles long.  But it was the first time I'd been on a bike since … Continue reading

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Another day ride, this time to the coast!

Another free afternoon; another nice ride on the XT! I went south again, but this time went straight west to the coast. My first photo stop was at Pescadero Beach, a beautiful little sandy beach. It’s part of the Pescadero … Continue reading

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Day ride through the Santa Cruz Mountains

Thanks to a couple of weeks off of work, I'm finding myself with a few free days in which to play around on the XT. On this particular day, I decided to head south into the Santa Cruz Mountains. Better … Continue reading

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XT225 tires

There's a tire survey currently on  Here's my post.    Type of riding you do (on/off road mix) 60%/40% (on/off road) Tire size Front: 90/90-21Rear: 120/80-18 Tire make/model Metzeler Sahara 3 Price w/date Total would be $241.90 (plus tax, … Continue reading

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