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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...

Heading North to home.

The bad weather in Idaho, Wyoming and Montana, has driven us towards California, to get back home. I was pretty...

Heading North to home.
posted on: Jun 19, 2009

Out of gas.

Today we covered a lot of ground compare to yesterday. Well at least it felt like it. I enjoyed Zion better this time...

Out of gas.
posted on: Jun 14, 2009

Along scenic Hwy12

Meet any rider who has been to Utah before, and chances are that they will rave and tell you to go on Hwy 12. I agreed...

Along scenic Hwy12
posted on: Jun 13, 2009

Monument valley.

We had a double wide trailer waiting for us in Bluff. So we decided to head out as early as possible and drop our...

Monument valley.
posted on: Jun 10, 2009
Canyonland and Arches National Parks

Canyonland and Arches National Parks

posted on: Jun 9, 2009

So the legend is that the month of June is the driest month of the year in Moab. We can confirm tonight that this legend is bogus. It is not hot at...

Down to Utah we go

Down to Utah we go

posted on: Jun 8, 2009

It took 4 days and a long detour to Kelowna to fix one bike, but four of us are tonight in Moab, Utah. Not much to say about the trip down. Except...

New Tank Bag

New Tank Bag

posted on: Jun 2, 2009

I hate UPS ! I hate their broker fees. So my Wunderlich tank bag has done its last trip a year ago. The main zipper totally failed after 3 years...

St Emilion

St Emilion

posted on: May 18, 2009

The bordeaux wine area is pretty extensive, and is divided in many different sectors. One of the most famous area is the St Emilion one, as the city...

A day in the ‘Lot’

A day in the ‘Lot’

posted on: May 17, 2009

Today I lead our canadians adventurer to a really nice region called ‘The Lot’. Famous for its duck and geese produces, it is also a very...

Canadians in Chambord

Canadians in Chambord

posted on: May 14, 2009

Today I picked up a couple of biker friends from North Vancouver who are on holiday in Paris for a couple of weeks. The timing was too good for not...

Ride over to Poitiers.

Ride over to Poitiers.

posted on: May 12, 2009

Today the weather is clearing a bit. Last night a bunch of thunderstorms have created a bit of commotion in the region. So I went to have a look at...

Market day at La Guierle.

Market day at La Guierle.

posted on: May 9, 2009

Once upon a time I was a student in a small town called Brive La Gaillarde. I had a student studio near the city center. One of my weekly...

Ducati track day at ‘Le Vigeant’

Ducati track day at ‘Le Vigeant’

posted on: May 5, 2009

I could not resist today the urge to replicate my first real ride in France that I did last year shortly after getting the red fire truck. I was not...

Walk around Lyon.

Walk around Lyon.

posted on: Apr 30, 2009

In France for about a month. I finally have the opportunity to spend some time around Lyon. Strangely enough I have never visited or got into the...

Sharing fun roads with Long-boarders.

Sharing fun roads with Long-boarders.

posted on: Apr 5, 2009

Today we finally had our first decent ride of the year. Weather forecast was excellent, and we took the chance to get a bit of fun on the twisty...

Snow walk around Port Moody

Snow walk around Port Moody

posted on: Mar 9, 2009

This year snow dumps have been brutal. Now we are in early march and we still got another dump this last few days. It just doesn’t quit this...

Trial bikes on the BC Hydro Power Line

Trial bikes on the BC Hydro Power Line

posted on: Jan 15, 2009

Finally took the time to find that Trial bikes location near Belcarra. For many months I had noticed many bikes on pick-ups passing nearby newport...

A British pile of rock

A British pile of rock

posted on: Dec 2, 2008

I am crossing part of the UK this week. Despite knowing 80% of the territory of her majesty, I always avoided the pile of rock known as...

Last European Miles

Last European Miles

posted on: Nov 28, 2008

This is it. The European adventure is drawing to a close. The bike is back at the dealer and up for sale. I am ending the trip in my hometown and in...

Le Chauchet

Le Chauchet

posted on: Nov 25, 2008

Meet my old school mate Eric. Eric knew how to fly a plane before driving a car. My first flight was with him in 1994 I believe. I trust the guy...

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