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By Roger Harnack
Whitman County Gazette 

Experience the Palouse from atop a motorcycle


The back roads of the Palouse are beautiful this time of year. But there’s a lot more to see if you traverse them on a motorcycle.

A couple weeks back, after looking at the cost of gas and the weather forecast, I rode my Harley-Davidson to work for the first time this summer.

I don’t have a fancy bike; it’s a simple Sportster – no flashy chrome, no windshield or fairing, no saddlebags. It’s kind of a modern day version of the iconic Triumphs James Dean and Marlon Brando rode decades ago.

Usually, I drive my car or pickup on multiple routes through the Palouse region from Colfax to...

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