How tall is too tall?


Most pics can be enlarged! Updated from a previous post Check Out your ERGO’s by CLICKING HERE I have been asked many times “how can you ride such a tall bikes”?  So, I have put together some pics to try to show as close as I can with the specs I know what I might […]

2015 Triumph Tiger 800 XR and 800 XC – First Look More standard features and more tech for middleweight ADVs.


click me 2015 Triumph Tiger 800 XR and 800 XC – First Look More standard features and more tech for middleweight ADVs TRIUMPH Listened…and I like the improvements…can’t wit to read the reviews!

Day 26 – Heading to Yellowstone


June 11, 2014 When I woke up and was loading my bike up I looked up at the sky and saw this… I thought to myself, “OK, here we go again.” 

How many have seen this sign?


And did you make the turn NORTH???? We will be back one day…. How many have seen this sign too?

Time to Plan Your Trip To Alaska is NOW!


If you do plan on going to Alaska in the Summer of 2014 promise us you will ride this road….take a look at one of our posts from our trip in 2011….if you don’t want to read the entire post scroll down to the McCarthy-Kennicott section…you will thank us if you ride this road…;-) Many […]

RoadRUNNER’s Top Five Big Adventure Bikes for 2014


Nov 02, 2013  by RoadRUNNER The large displacement adventure bike category has been a bright spot for the motorcycle industry over the past few years. The segment has seen sales growth that bucks the trend across the rest of the motorcycle landscape. This has resulted in a plethora of choices for the buyer. But which […]

2013 Triumph Tiger Explorer XC Review


SOURCE: RIDER 2013 Triumph Tiger Explorer XCPhoto Credit: Rich Cox Greg Drevenstedt When Triumph introduced its Tiger 800 and 800XC for 2011 and Tiger Explorer for 2012, the British manufacturer clearly wanted a slice of the rapidly growing adventure-touring market, with its sights set primarily on BMW’s popular GS line. The Tiger 800/XC compete head-to-head […]

Up close the 1200GS


I’ve said this before an I am certain some that read this blog might think the same way…when getting a service or anything done to my bike I could sit at the dealer all day like I did yesterday.  However, I ended up working from the dealer, making T Con calls, emails, you know work […]

2013 Adventure Bike Comparison Test


March 29, 2013 By Blake Conner 1 Comment Photographer :  Fran Kuhn, Illustrations: Tim Barker SOURCE:  CYCLE WORLD They missed the BMW F800GS to add to the test!   The Mayans seriously screwed up. Either that, or we are not very good at reading their hieroglyphs. Most of us woke up last December 22nd and […]

SOLO Ride


Just me heading down to Pacific Motosports for their Open House and the Grand Opening of Ducati Richmond.  Great day out while Cheryl studied for her forensics stuff. So many bikes….I have learned I am attracted to shiny new bike of any kind…;-) Playing around once again with iMovie…see pics after your click on more

VANCOUVER Motorcycle Show @ Abbotsford, BC


January 19th, 2013 Cheryl and I rode out to the Vancouver Show Saturday to check out the latest and greatest.  Not that we haven’t been keeping an eye out for all these great bikes but seeing them in person is always a treat.  Riding out to the show we were confronted with our infamous FOG.  […]

2013 Triumph Tiger Sport


Is this a winner as a new improved Tiger 1050??? Read it on RoadRUNNER Jan 11, 2013  by RoadRUNNER For 2013, Triumph’s venerable Tiger 1050 gets a new name and becomes a more focused street machine. Splitting the difference between its stable mates the 800cc Tiger 800 and 1200cc Tiger Explorer, the new Tiger Sport’s […]