Originally Posted by Benly
The KLR and I do OK on hills as long as they are not too wet, which shouldn't be the case tomorrow. Don't modify your route on my account. Worst case is if we come up against something above my comfort level I can just load a point further along in the route and take detour to rejoin the group later.
I found that the good old fashioned "close your eyes and give her hell" method works great for me. Once you get over the fear of scratchong your bike and the fear of getting maimed or killed, the rest is easy.