Originally Posted by CBRider
What I am not sure of is how important 2 wheel drive is. I'll be riding a lot of small county roads, many will be dirt/gravel, but not real steep or rocky. Also I will occasionally head out to the Big Bend area. I think a reverse gear is important, but how about 2 wheel drive? Will I regret getting a hack with single drive?
Any input is appreciated...
Not very and no.
Momentum is your friend.
With the conditions you describe, even that won't be necessary.
Pull the trigger and don't look back.