A few pictures from this mornings bimble out towards Tomintoul, via Grantown on Spey . . .
The river Spey at Grantown
Had this out a a shortish test ride this morning . . .
I'll not be getting rid of my F8GS for one though - far to alike to my...
I can think of worse places to stop for a brew . . .
Just a brief wander today . . .
I was out towards Tomintoul with work during the week and the Cairngorms were white with a decent first winter blanket of snow, so thats where I was headed, seeing as Fridays now belong to me and not...
Having managed to convince the Boss that we didnt need to go abroad for the week of our wedding anniversary, I calmly & quietly slipped the Bigtraillie meet into the conversation . . . . . and...
This is me on an old military road near Tomintoul, reflecting on the abismal Scottish weather . . .
Test fitted my panniers to my recently acquired racks this morning, so thought it best if I went hunting for a Starbucks, seeing as how the bike was dressed for it [:D]. . .
Not one here . . ....
In search of a sunset this evening . . .
The view to the east . . .
. . . and then the west...
Nice sunny afternoon ride . . .
Me too, though the Tango orange machine I had was also quite stunning to look at. This one is quite subtle, to my way of thinking.
From a short ride out this afternoon, in between puppy sitting duties . . .
Another year, another UKGSer Dent-Event.
Eldest son & I set out for another enjoyable taste of Yorkshire hospitality, flavoured by the presence of many Bavarian two wheeled offerings (other...
Took the latest steed up it the hills for a nice sunny evening ride . . .
One month and 5 days without a F8GS in the shed . . . . . welcome to F8GS#4 collected today 6th May 2019.
2 lady owners from new (put on the road in 2014) and just 2943 miles when...
Pushed the bike out of the garage and handed the keys to it's new owner [:(]
Let the hunt commence [:D]
From a little run out for lunch today . . .
Went out for a brief blat this morning after a really sh1tty week.
Decided that dirt was the order of the day, seeing as it was mainly dry . . .
For the real "hipsters" out there, I give you the latest in luggage for your trendy F800GS . . .
Finally got to take the bike for a longer ride than just back and forth to work for the first time in weeks.
This is The Macallans new visitor centre & distillery looks more like Tele-Tubbie land...
Who says I didn't?
This is what can happen - same track, different machine a few yeras ago . . .
Decided to give the bike a go after having to abstain from riding for most of last week cos of the colly-wobbles . . .
Just one pic...
Already got meself and my eldest booked in for the event. We tend to go down on the Thursday and spend Friday doing a bit of off-roading, as its not allowed over the wall in Scotland [:(]
Great idea . . . . . . . but instead of putting together a meet based on the users of just this site, could I suggest that you consider "tagging" onto the UKGSer event at Dent in May 17 - 19th to be...
Took my first ride into 2019 this morning, taking in some views along the Moray Firth shoreline and then some more views along the side of the River Spey.
The shoreline at Kingston...