Kerrville, Texas Warm-up Ride

It’s time to reveal the Motorcycle Momma Blog 2016 Annual Trip location.  This year we will be riding in August to San Diego, CA for the First Marine Division Association Reunion.  For those of you who don’t know, my husband Frank is a former Marine.  His Marine buddies actually gave me my road name, Wonder […]

Day 7 – Texas Perimeter Ride Conclusion

Final Day – 2000 Total Miles Well, the Texas Perimeter Ride is over and we are back home safe and sound. We stopped short of our mission by about 1000 miles, therefore, we are going to have to try again, only next time we’ll be better prepared. Let’s recap some interesting things we saw and learned […]

Day 5 – Amarillo

Day 5 – approximately 300 Before leaving Shamrock we felt compelled to kiss the Blarney Stone in order to give ourselves the gift of gab and good fortune. I must admit I kissed it too.  Then we scurried back to the U-Drop Inn and Tower Cafe which is now a museum with Route 66 memorabilia. […]

Day 4 – Texas Panhandle

Day 4  – approximately 300 miles Today we left out of Dallas on I-35 to 380 west to Denton TX.  We got on Hwy 287 and rode through Vernon, Texas.  The scenery is much different than what we saw in East Texas.  The dirt is a copper color like you’d see in Georgia.  The terrain went […]

Day 3 – Dallas

Day 3 – 0 miles Today it rained like crazy.  Not good weather for meandering around Texas so I’m glad we decided to hold up a day in Dallas.  The Intercontinental Hotel started filling up with wet bikers from all over the country around 10 a.m.  This weekend is 29th Annual National Coalition of Motorcyclists Convention where […]

July 2013 con’t

About 20 miles outside Alpine to our left brewed a monster thunderstorm.  It marched across the land at lightening speed, no pun intended.  The rain appeared to hit the dry ground so hard it created dust clouds that bounced up and collided with the rain clouds.  Frank later said it was merely dust funnels that formed in front of the […]