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Salmon glacier to Port Ha...

Salmon glacier to Port Hardy

This was my third visit to Hyder, and nothing changed much as one would expect. We had a very wet ride up...

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Abandon village of Cledat

Abandon village of Cledat

Thanks to my local bike guide ‘Pierre‘, I discovered today the abandoned village of  Cledat....

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Ride to the Adams river S...

Ride to the Adams river Sockeye Run.

On a last minute decision on Tuesday, I decided to go see what everybody in the region has been talking about...

Ducati 1199 Panigale Introduction

The new 2012 Ducati Panigale was fired up for the first time at Vancouver BMW Ducati, tonight. Fans of the Italian...

Ducati 1199 Panigale Introduction
posted on: Apr 27, 2012

Abandon village of Cledat

Thanks to my local bike guide ‘Pierre‘, I discovered today the abandoned village of  Cledat. Pierre...

Abandon village of Cledat
posted on: Sep 26, 2011

Viaduc des Rochers Noirs

Today a long awaited ride to the ‘viaduc of black rocks’ finally took place. The Correze region...

Viaduc des Rochers Noirs
posted on: Sep 22, 2011

Mount Bessou

This is the highest point in ‘Correze’. It is not quite at the 1,000m altitude mark. So to reach it a...

Mount Bessou
posted on: Sep 20, 2011
Over the Pyrenees

Over the Pyrenees

posted on: Sep 11, 2011

All good things must come to end. But thanks to Pierre road planning we avoided most major route and busy suburban area, making for a very...

Encuentro BMW Riders 2011

Encuentro BMW Riders 2011

posted on: Sep 10, 2011

What a day, at the BMW europe meeting in Formigal Spain. We had it all. Perfect weather,...

Direction Formigal

Direction Formigal

posted on: Sep 9, 2011

Adventure BMW, the local dealership in France, origanised a quick trip to a BMW europe meeting, in Spain. The ski resort of Formigal is hosting the...

Brantôme

Brantôme

posted on: Aug 28, 2011

A family member and a buddy riding their shiny Harleys lead us today to Brantôme a small town home of a Benedictine Abbey of Brantôme, which was...

Ride to the Adams river Sockeye Run.

Ride to the Adams river Sockeye Run.

posted on: Oct 21, 2010

On a last minute decision on Tuesday, I decided to go see what everybody in the region has been talking about for over a month now. After a terrible...

Fall around Pemberton.

Fall around Pemberton.

posted on: Oct 16, 2010

We had a bit of a late start, due to pretty low temperatures. But in the end, today was a classic fall ride. One of those perfect days with, perfect...

Salmon glacier to Port Hardy

Salmon glacier to Port Hardy

posted on: Jun 15, 2010

This was my third visit to Hyder, and nothing changed much as one would expect. We had a very wet ride up until we reached the coast, then like by...

Cassiar Highway – Telegraph Creek – Bears

Cassiar Highway – Telegraph Creek ̵...

posted on: Jun 11, 2010

The trip down to the Cassiar Highway was pretty uneventful. We had to make ground, and I am sure that we pass by some interesting spots. But we need...

Over the top highway to Dawson city

Over the top highway to Dawson city

posted on: Jun 8, 2010

The anticipation and level of excitation of riding the ‘top of the world’ highway was intense for a few days now. We were certainly not...

Day off in Denali National Park

Day off in Denali National Park

posted on: Jun 4, 2010

After a bit of an issue on my bike and a fast ride down towards Fairbanks, we took a day off today in Denali National Park. It was a pretty gloomy...

Arctic riding

Arctic riding

posted on: Jun 2, 2010

Today we achieved one target and failed at another. We achieved the crossing of the Arctic Circle, but the bad weather has forced us to cancel our...

Haines to Fairbanks

Haines to Fairbanks

posted on: Jun 1, 2010

Back on land and under near perfect weather. The ride out of Haines was absolutely spectacular and quite unexpected. In only a few miles we climbed...

Ferry to Alaska

Ferry to Alaska

posted on: May 30, 2010

The boys are off again. After the big Utah ride last year, it seemed that a limit had been reached. Well that was without thinking that 2010 is an El...

Lake District

Lake District

posted on: Apr 11, 2010

I used to know the Lake District like the back of my hand. Located in the North West of England, only a few miles South of the Scottish border, it is...

Overnight ride to Gold Bridge – Part 2

Overnight ride to Gold Bridge – Part 2

posted on: Oct 4, 2009

After an early night, due to the exciting night life in Gold Bridge, we are ready to roll pretty early. And instead of riding the most direct route...

Overnight to Gold Bridge – Part 1

Overnight to Gold Bridge – Part 1

posted on: Oct 3, 2009

The boys are out again on the road. Actually they are off to the roads less travelled, and by this I mean some dirt roads. The weather is...

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