Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Near Denver, Life is Good!
There's a pretty large VStrom community in the PDX area...
and a few all weather riders. Tire opinions are vast and varied. I prefer the Anakee's or Battle Wings, but others prefer all the rest...Metzler's, TKC's and so on.
Gear in the giant size isn't that difficult to find...but you'll likely end up ordering online to get the tall stuff. I like motorcyclesuperstore.com, located in Medford and they have a great return policy. For Olympia gear (tall and big) I order from motorsportsoutlet.com never had a problem with either in many transactions.
Good luck in your search and be sure to check out the Pacific Northwest section for local goings on.
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