Originally Posted by Drif10
Dirt first. Then, maybe sand. Mud is your kryptonite, mainly when it gets deep. It's a rut slut, will find the deepest one. So just aim for it, and ride it out. Major strength is the torque, will climb anything at low revs.
Start with good gravel to get a feel for it. If you wanna come my direction, I can meet you in Westport, give a good taste, maybe some pointers.
thanks for the tip....the bike is away now but if you're still available in the spring, I will certainly take advantage of your kind offer...