Wednesday, November 14, 2018

 

Are YouTubers mentally ill? The psychology of fame-seeking


Most westerners are lonelier and more isolated than ever, all while a large percentage are obsessing over how to become famous at any cost, mainly via social media. What is the psychology behind seeking fame when we don't even know our neighbors?



Wednesday, October 31, 2018

 

How Hurricane Willa effectively ended the West Texas drought


Here in West Texas, 2018 began with wildfire warnings and extreme drought. It ends with full lakes, waterfalls, and rapid rivers. Come join the ride as we explore.



Tuesday, October 02, 2018

 

Dinosaur tracks : We find real fossilized footprints!


Clif and I discover legit dinosaur tracks on a Sunday ride.



Monday, September 10, 2018

 

The Rain Brought With it Changes


Life often throws us curveballs. It's not what comes our way so much as how we deal with it that can define the moment.



Thursday, September 06, 2018

 

Exploring South Dakota's Black Hills & Badlands


Whether you are planning a trip to South Dakota or just enjoy learning about American landmarks and the remnants of the Old West, you need to watch this film.



Sunday, July 29, 2018

 

The Top Five Biker Movies of All Time


Discover biker movies that reflected the attitudes and counter culture of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.



Sunday, July 15, 2018

 

Harley rider demands to know what this is all a boat! Let's explore strange stuff!


You find some weird stuff in the desert.



Sunday, July 08, 2018

 

The Kawasaki Z900RS is a retro disappointment


Published on Jul 8, 2018 I finally take a few minutes to explain why I didn't buy the Z900RS after seeing it in person and test riding it. I know several viewers were looking forward to a full post-purchase ride and review. But that didn't happen because I backed out once I discovered that I didn't like the bike nearly enough to pay the exorbitant MSRP.



Thursday, June 28, 2018

 

Harley-Davidson Crashes Hard Into the Trump Tariffs


Enjoy the first ever Tim Kreitz Adventures podcast. In this episode, tariffs always produce unintended consequences and a mixed bag of results.



Monday, June 11, 2018

 

We Stumble Upon Something Dangerous by Accident


While searching for an abandoned ghost town in the middle of nowhere, on our motorcycles, we happen upon this.



Monday, May 21, 2018

 

Return to Space Alien Bridge


Four years later, we return to the bridge where we saw the alien children.



Wednesday, May 09, 2018

 

When Animals Attack : Vulture vs. Biker


We all sail on the cruel wings of fate.



Saturday, April 28, 2018

 

This Harley-Davidson rider with a very bad attitude crashes our history ride!


You won't believe this guy.



Thursday, April 19, 2018

 

Texas Hill Country Dream Ride: Luckenbach, Bandera, Fredericksburg


Our annual group motorcycle ride from West Texas into the hill country proves to be our most interesting and fun yet. Join us as we visit some popular sites and ride some of the best roads in the Lone Star State.



Thursday, March 29, 2018

 

On the Road with the Tim Kreitz Band


At long last, we finally document another road show. Join us as we travel across West Texas to make music at a peppy little venue in Pecos.



Tuesday, March 13, 2018

 

Hot Coffee, Cool Wax, and Inner Peace through Small Wheelies


Clif, George, and I take a breakfast ride to a neighboring town in a search for delicious coffee, over-medium eggs, old vinyl records, and inner peace. We find it all on a Saturday morning in March. Come with us.



Tuesday, March 06, 2018

 

West Texas is Gonna Burn | Drought and Fire Warnings


I take an early March ride through a dry, parched badlands to show you what three months without precipitation looks like in the Midland-Odessa area of the Permian Basin. Wildfires will be the norm over the next month or two if we don't get some rain.



Thursday, February 22, 2018

 

Railfanning Union Pacific Plus An Abandoned Drag Strip


A laid back ride close to home on a cold winter day with footage from my DJI Spark drone and my new Sony FDR-AX53. We'll get back to taking trips and exploring strange places once the weather improves a bit more, but I thought some of you might dig this little jaunt.



Monday, February 12, 2018

 

Cabin Fever + No Motorcycles = Insanity


Folks, I think I'm going crazy. No, seriously. Go away, winter.



Monday, January 22, 2018

 

Exploring a Mysterious Crater Devolves into Buffoonery


In the the first TKA episode of 2018, Mother Nature conspires against us as we attempt to take aerial footage of a mysterious crater using my DJI Phantom 3 and Spark drones. Along the way, I likely trespass, and we fight gale-force winds on a crazy winter day in West Texas



Sunday, December 24, 2017

 

2017 Rewind : My Year In A Nutshell


Forget YouTube's 2017 Rewind, this is the one you want to watch. Here are some of my favorite moments from (and thoughts on) 2017, as well as a look ahead to the coming year. Thanks for watching Tim Kreitz Adventures.



Thursday, December 07, 2017

 

Our final motorcycle trip of 2017 | Alpine, Texas


Clif and I ride our bikes into the Big Bend region of Texas, deep within the Chihuahua Desert. There we enjoy local Mexican cuisine, meet a group of motorcycle friends from Lubbock, and stay in the nicest motorcyclist lodging we've ever had on a road trip.



Friday, November 24, 2017

 

Kawasaki ZRX1200R Resurrection | Stage 3


After a long period of poor performance and carburetor problems due to ethanol-laced fuel and sitting unridden, I finally made a winter project out of my 20014 ZRX1200R, installing a Stage 3 intake and doing a few other mods. The bike runs better than ever now. Here are the mods and the tuning data. Enjoy.



Monday, November 06, 2017

 

Exploring a ghost town that's hanging on to life


Matt and I visit the small, unincorporated town of Gail, Texas on an autumn motorcycle ride. It's almost a ghost town, but a few great people are dedicated to keeping it alive. Check out some historic ruins and enjoy the trip with us.



Tuesday, October 24, 2017

 

Traveling alone on my Triumph Bonneville in the Trans-Pecos Badlands


This was one of those days when I woke, hopped on my motorcycle, picked a direction, and just rode to see where I'd end up. To near the Mexican border and then into the Trans-Pecos region, join me for some rural ghost town exploration in Grandfalls and Coyanosa, Texas. Near the end, I rendezvous with Matt on his ingress homeward from a weekend trip to the hipster-infested community of Marfa.