Archambaults Angle

Archambaults Angle: Finding Nemo (sleeping bags)

Nemo’s 2016 Sleeping Bag and Pad Line-up Nemo has updated their line of sleeping bags and pads for 2016, and the new inventory has just arrived.  There are some new names in the line-up and some improved versions of older models.  If you are not familiar with Nemo, they are a small, enthusiast run company [...]

Archambault’s Angle: Wanna ride faster?

Regardless of skill level, we always want to progress, to conquer tougher terrain, to be smoother and to go faster.  It’s no secret that going too slowly can make rough terrain more difficult, but adding speed can be intimidating and increase the risk and severity of a crash.

Archambault’s Angle: 2 Week Road Trip Pt. 5

Part 5 Tuesday 23 September 2015 Waking up I found a KTM 990 Adventure parked next to the Sprinter van in the hotel parking lot.  I had a nice chat with its owner, who was on his way to the IDBDR.  At my coffee stop on the way to the highway I ran into another […]

Archambault’s Angle: 2 Week Road Trip Pt. 4

Bonneville has been on my bucket list of places to see since I learned about it.  This is a cathedral of speed, the place many of the world land-speed records have been made, and where countless records have fallen. 

Archambault’s Angle: KTM Rally Road Trip Pt. 3

 I started the process of rejetting my KTM 950 for the altitude, but after dropping and losing a bolt early in the process I decided to just run very rich with the sea-level setting.  Morgan finally made it in later that night from Seattle.