It was still dark out, when I start up the engine.
The bike has been reliable so far. I'm hoping she continues to be...
...and this tire lasts another couple thousand miles.
I'll have to keep an eye on it.
I was ripping up I-17 at first light.
At sunrise I stopped to switch to a tinted visor.
I'm in no particular hurry. Today is planned to be the shortest day, and I already know where I'll be sleeping.
I've got plenty of time, so I take the scenic detour through the Sunset Crater & Wupatki National Monuments.