Crashed But NOT Burned — And Here’s Why [K1600]


SOURCE: BMWSUPERBIKES.COM by FYRWRX on Wed May 15, 2013 12:28 pm It’s often said that there are two types of riders; those that have crashed and those that will do so eventually. The interesting aspect of this oft-quoted statement is the predilection of riders to hold tightly to the belief that the “crash” experience will […]

Awesome Review of MOD Farkles


MOD WEBSITE CLICK HERE We own the skid plate and kick stand enlarger,,,top quality and great customer service…need I say more! 😉

Motomethod – A local Community Service Shop in Vancouver


About Motomethod – WEBSITE HERE I think these type of shops are awesome and hope to use them if needed one day.  Just thought their video about how they got started and their philosophy was worthy of a BLOG post!  Do you have one of these where you live? Motomethod is a full repair shop, […]

We Not Only Ride Bikes….


Day one of our deck building project was yesterday….only taken us 9 years to get motivated to actually finish the backyard.  We will be building 3 decks in the end….well, Cheryl will.  I am the laborer, mule and runner.  Cheryl has a way to do things and I find if you get out of her […]

Welcome to the 203rd Country to visit our BLOG-Burkina Faso Population: 17,812,961


 Background Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta) achieved independence from France in 1960. Repeated military coups during the 1970s and 1980s were followed by multiparty elections in the early 1990s. Current President Blaise COMPAORE came to power in a 1987 military coup and has won every election since then. Burkina Faso’s high population density and limited […]

Birds-of-Paradise Project Introduction


STUNNING video if you LOVE birds! Explore more: http://www.birdsofparadiseproject.org The Birds-of-Paradise Project reveals the astounding beauty of 39 of the most exquisitely specialized animals on earth. After 8 years and 18 expeditions to New Guinea, Australia, and nearby islands, Cornell Lab scientist Ed Scholes and National Geographic photojournalist Tim Laman succeeded in capturing images of […]

Denali LED Motorcycle Auxiliary Lighting from Twisted Throttle


On a gear kick lately and this is a great video by Twisted Throttle that gives you a real taste for why most of us like to use Aux lights. This video shows you the different Denali models and how they can make a difference.  We own the D1 lights as there were only the […]

Out of over 3500 pictures here are more of our Favs


Originally posted on Advgrrl Motorcycle Adventures & More:
Really like this picture Cheryl and her Sour Toe Cocktail certificate from the Downtown Hotel in Dawson City Look at what Cheryl is looking at……too cute this little squirrel was The Dempster Storm The Truck that stopped to tell us a motorcycle dude died the day before…

How to combat the killer Mosquitoes in the North


Back in 2011 when we rode to Alaska we were fortunate to only run into the mosquito swarm once near the Atigun Pass.  We were armed with two of these shirts just in case.  The draw back to not being attacked by these “killer”, huge bugs was that we rode in cold rain almost the […]

Awesome Entry Level Bikes by Honda


SOURCE: MOTORCYCLE.COM 2013 Honda CB500F and CBR500R Review – First Ride Time for a new Standard By Jon Langston, May. 21, 2013, Photography by Kevin Wing As the average age of motorcyclists rises, the industry is scrambling to find a way to attract new riders to the street. How do you turn curious bystanders into […]

2 months, 3 Weeks & 4 Days


Not too much longer until the day we get hitched.  I mean why not?  We have only been together almost 16 years….;-)  Here is our post from our scouting out the venue ride last year SUNSHINE COAST onward to the venue POST here and here is a video showing you WHY we picked the WESTCOAST […]

Sneaking Out of Alaska (and back) – Gary & Deb – 2013


Gary & Deb from Anchorage, AK are heading out on their own ADV soon.  We stayed with these guys while on our trip to Alaska in 2011 while the Triumph Tigers that we borrowed from Triumph Canada were in the Motorcycle Shop getting worked on for 4 days.  Great hosts, they love ADV riders and […]

Check out the Archives & MORE


If you like something like it….or better yet please feel free to comment.  Also, check out the F800 Album page up in the header.  We add new pics all the time.  If you are trying to navigate around this BLOG of ours…there are an overwhelming amount of posts and can make it quite daunting to […]

Building a Water-Cooled BMW R1200GS


I think I am just not your normal grrl…because this to me is beauty and I would want it in my bedroom! 😉  EYE Candy for sure! SOURCE:  EXPEDITION PORTAL Friday, 10 May 2013 03:56 Justin Coffey There’s no doubt that BMW’s new water-cooled R1200GS is a capable adventure touring motorcycle. With 125hp, spoked-wheels, dynamic […]

Husqvarna TR650 Terra vs. Kawasaki KLR650 vs. KTM 690 Enduro R | Singles Club


Great and thorough article about three very cool bikes….I vote for the Husqvarna! 😉 Motorcyclist, June, 2013 SOURCE:  MOTORCYCLIST One Bike, Any Road By Ari Henning, Photography by Kevin Wing What if there was one motorcycle that did everything you wanted to do on two wheels? You could strafe sweeping corners, traverse scabby pavement without […]