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Forum: Racing 07-27-2008, 09:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,897
Posted By Vernonguy
+1

+1
Forum: Racing 07-25-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,424
Posted By Vernonguy
Myself and two buddies made the trek to LS from...

Myself and two buddies made the trek to LS from BC (on KLR's and a DR)and will go back as often as financially possible. We camped at turn 11 in tents (lots of ants) and froze our asses off. Hot...
Forum: Canada 06-29-2008, 09:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,597
Posted By Vernonguy
Thanks for the pics. Looking forward to doing it...

Thanks for the pics. Looking forward to doing it myself next year on my KLR.
Forum: Ride reports 06-27-2008, 02:00 PM
Replies: 970
Views: 441,192
Posted By Vernonguy
I just checked out IBM's Smug Mug Gallery. Some...

I just checked out IBM's Smug Mug Gallery. Some brilliant pics. Looking forward to my ride up that way next summer. Thanks for the pics and report guys, I'm envious.
Forum: Canada 06-27-2008, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,636
Posted By Vernonguy
If I'm back from the Motogp at Laguna Seca, I'll...

If I'm back from the Motogp at Laguna Seca, I'll have to come out to Nakusp and check out the bikes. Sounds like it could be fun. And I agree with you, the Kaslo - New Denver section is fantastic. ...
Forum: Canada 06-26-2008, 10:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,636
Posted By Vernonguy
Steve, unless you're heading to Nakusp during the...

Steve, unless you're heading to Nakusp during the music festival weekend, there really shouldn't be any reason to worry about priority loading. I take this ferry quite frequently and there's rarely...
Forum: Canada 06-23-2008, 10:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,371
Posted By Vernonguy
Halcyion Hot Springs might be worth looking into....

Halcyion Hot Springs might be worth looking into. I really liked it anyway.
Forum: Canada 06-23-2008, 08:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,371
Posted By Vernonguy
Last time I rode through Kaslo, spent the night...

Last time I rode through Kaslo, spent the night at a b&b right across the street from Kootenay Lake. You mentioned you like character (such as the Hume in Nelson). This would be right up yer alley....
Forum: Canada 06-11-2008, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 659
Posted By Vernonguy
Rode from Princeton to Calgary on the Crow's Nest...

Rode from Princeton to Calgary on the Crow's Nest Hwy the other day and had to ride through snow on the Kootenay Summit!
Forum: Canada 06-11-2008, 08:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,201
Posted By Vernonguy
I'm on a ride in the Cariboo-Chilcotin and...

I'm on a ride in the Cariboo-Chilcotin and surprised to see fuel prices lower then the Okanagan (unless they have lowered everywhere recently). $1.33/L regular yesterday.
Forum: Ride reports 06-05-2008, 07:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,080
Posted By Vernonguy
Thanks for the report Rob. I haven't been...

Thanks for the report Rob. I haven't been through there in about a dozen years but I'll be back there Monday. Thanks for the heads up on the hostel.
Forum: Canada 06-05-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 334
Posted By Vernonguy
Jasper Hotel Help

Riding thru Jasper Monday and need a hotel/motel recommendation. I'm riding a KLR, so obviously, looking for a modest priced room. Any suggestions??? Also, good eats and espresso recommendations.
Forum: Canada 06-05-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,035
Posted By Vernonguy
Just ordered bash plate, engine guards a little...

Just ordered bash plate, engine guards a little pricey at the moment (getting pricier with every ride!). Acerbis handguards have paid for themselves a couple times already.
Forum: Canada 06-05-2008, 12:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,035
Posted By Vernonguy
I've got an '08 KLR and I really like it. ...

I've got an '08 KLR and I really like it. Biggest beef is lack of power. If I had the dough, would've got the 800GS. Although if I had the beemer, I wouldn't ride it the way I ride the Kawi......
Forum: Canada 06-05-2008, 11:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,201
Posted By Vernonguy
$1.359/L in Vernon, but if it's gone up in the...

$1.359/L in Vernon, but if it's gone up in the lower mainland, it'll do the same here.
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 258,421
Posted By Vernonguy
It is the ferry you're thinking of, but it's not...

It is the ferry you're thinking of, but it's not called Lake Revelstoke, it's Arrow Lake. The south crossing is a cable ferry and the north crossing is sans cable. Beautiful part of BC and lots of...
Forum: Thumpers 06-01-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 258,421
Posted By Vernonguy
It's raining today... but yesterday... did an all...

It's raining today... but yesterday... did an all day ride in the British Columbia interior.

Waiting for the ferry, Arrow Lake.
http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IMG_3426.jpg
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Forum: Canada 05-29-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By Vernonguy
Across the street from the Calabria is the...

Across the street from the Calabria is the Continental. Best latte on the Drive. Also best place to spot vintage Vespas. Easiest way to submit pics is to download them onto a site like Photobucket...
Forum: Canada 05-29-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,687
Posted By Vernonguy
I stop in there every once in a while. Very...

I stop in there every once in a while. Very helpful staff, lots of beautiful bikes to ogle.
Forum: Canada 05-28-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By Vernonguy
me too. spent 12 years on "the drive". miss the...

me too. spent 12 years on "the drive". miss the sandwiches at la grotta de fromaggio.
Forum: Canada 05-28-2008, 02:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
Couple of pics i just downloaded from the ride......

Couple of pics i just downloaded from the ride...


Scott riding across the trussle
http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IMG_2296.jpg


Revelstoker followed by Stand Up...
Forum: Canada 05-26-2008, 10:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
"Hey vernonguy, u wouldnt happen to be randy r...

"Hey vernonguy, u wouldnt happen to be randy r would you?" quote kenyan

No, I wouldn't...
Forum: Canada 05-21-2008, 05:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
Great pics Stand Up. I wanna echo Revelstoker's...

Great pics Stand Up. I wanna echo Revelstoker's sentiments and thank you for initiating the ride. Hope to see you down this way in the future.
Forum: Canada 05-20-2008, 02:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
Hey guys. Great ride, fantastic scenery. Yeah,...

Hey guys. Great ride, fantastic scenery. Yeah, unfortunate about the flat slowing us down. After you guys carried on, Scott and I were able to locate a Yamaha dealer in Penticton that was open...
Forum: Ride reports 05-19-2008, 10:58 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 125,619
Posted By Vernonguy
West (wet) Coast Vancouver Island ...

West (wet) Coast Vancouver Island

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IM000412.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 05-19-2008, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By Vernonguy
Nice pics. I like the TKCs as well.

Nice pics. I like the TKCs as well.
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2008, 09:07 AM
Replies: 8,448
Views: 2,033,551
Posted By Vernonguy
Very cool indeed.

Very cool indeed.
Forum: Canada 05-17-2008, 09:05 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
32 C today supposed to be 27 C tomorrow. Yee haw!

32 C today supposed to be 27 C tomorrow. Yee haw!
Forum: Canada 05-15-2008, 04:26 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Canada 05-14-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
Great to hear all are on board. See you all at...

Great to hear all are on board. See you all at the beach.
Forum: Canada 05-14-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
I just invited two more KLR riders from the area...

I just invited two more KLR riders from the area along. Good chance they will join us. Hope you guys are still planning on coming out.

Kalamalka Lake, last week.
...
Forum: Canada 05-14-2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,687
Posted By Vernonguy
So myself (Frank) and buddy (Scott) are into the...

So myself (Frank) and buddy (Scott) are into the ride. We will be coming from Vernon and can meet you guys whenever you decide (although not too early cause I'm going to a wedding the night...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2008, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3,015
Views: 842,043
Posted By Vernonguy
http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy...

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IM000647.jpg

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IM000640.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2008, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8,448
Views: 2,033,551
Posted By Vernonguy
Last weekend's ride around the Monashees area...

Last weekend's ride around the Monashees area British Columbia.

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IM000647.jpg

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm174/vernonguy/IM000644.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2008, 06:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,566
Posted By Vernonguy
I changed mine right away. Peace of mind.

I changed mine right away. Peace of mind.
Forum: Thumpers 05-11-2008, 11:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,631
Posted By Vernonguy
3050 KM's - Just got her about a month ago and...

3050 KM's - Just got her about a month ago and diggin' it!
Forum: Thumpers 05-11-2008, 10:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,682
Posted By Vernonguy
I've got the following Nelson Riggs luggage...

I've got the following Nelson Riggs luggage items: SSC-110 Tank Bag, CL-150 Tail Pack and SSC-150 Saddlebags. Just got them in the mail a couple weeks ago from NewEnough.com and threw them on to see...
Forum: Canada 05-07-2008, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By Vernonguy
"I've seen 2 ktm 640s, a couple 990s and a...

"I've seen 2 ktm 640s, a couple 990s and a shocking amount of 1150 advs and 1200adv."

...and a whole whack of KLR's. The Okanagan is ideal for dual sports, the reason i got rid of the cruiser...
Forum: Canada 05-03-2008, 07:03 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 31,316
Posted By Vernonguy
About $1.30 CDN in the Okanagan. So, yeah just...

About $1.30 CDN in the Okanagan. So, yeah just about $5.00 US for a gallon.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-21-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 593
Posted By Vernonguy
that was cool. loved when you dumped. snow is a...

that was cool. loved when you dumped. snow is a pain in the a** and i wish it would go away already!
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