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Forum: Canada Today, 09:43 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,529
Posted By hwunger
listen to him ! .... the whole peninsula is...

listen to him ! .... the whole peninsula is great, and only 1-2 cops :evil .... little to no traffic once out of P.A. and you can loop if you want or head down to Astoria, OR .... good grief, what do...
Forum: Canada Today, 09:37 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,632
Posted By hwunger
it's true ..... maritimers do throw the best...

it's true ..... maritimers do throw the best house parties .... give you that :D
Forum: Canada Yesterday, 03:46 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,632
Posted By hwunger
yes BC is not for everyone .... maritimers in...

yes BC is not for everyone .... maritimers in particular seem to head back east .... and thats ok :D ... most of them are not playing with a full deck as is and Newfies in particular seem to be...
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 1,446,643
Posted By hwunger
sez who ? .... Dr. No ?

sez who ? .... Dr. No ?
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 1,446,643
Posted By hwunger
dude, you need to seriously slow down here and...

dude, you need to seriously slow down here and take charge, and get that woman of yours a doctor ! ..... what are you waiting for ? :huh
Forum: Canada Yesterday, 10:52 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,529
Posted By hwunger
hmmmmm .... reading my mind ? ...... :rofl ...

hmmmmm .... reading my mind ? ...... :rofl

Coho ferry is 15 mins away ..... :evil


The South Coast is a great place - but BC really does stand for 'bring cash' .... to retire here you may...
Forum: Day Trippin' Yesterday, 10:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,125
Posted By hwunger
Big Bend .... difenately on my to do list ! .......

Big Bend .... difenately on my to do list ! .... excellent report :D
Forum: Canada 02-26-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,529
Posted By hwunger
several of the top DH roads are in fact on the...

several of the top DH roads are in fact on the Island !

remember this island is 500 kms long and you can sure unwind that VFR of yours up-island just make sure you have a radar detector :evil...
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 7,271
Posted By hwunger
seen on the streets of Sturgis - "I...

seen on the streets of Sturgis -

"I trailered my bike to Baja .... "


:rofl
Forum: Canada 02-24-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,529
Posted By hwunger
How often does the Southern island have warm /...

How often does the Southern island have warm / hot sunny Summer weather?

A: always :evil

Do seniors get a break on the ferries to the mainlands?

A: only BC seniors .... sorry :cry

BC...
Forum: Canada 02-23-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,529
Posted By hwunger
nice topic .... here's my take - 1....

nice topic .... here's my take -

1. Osoyoos - I love this place, but it has been discovered :cry and prices are high and winters are ..... below freezing .... you cannot have it all ... and now...
Forum: Canada 02-23-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 905
Views: 79,234
Posted By hwunger
yes, yes it is .... almost for certain, you will...

yes, yes it is .... almost for certain, you will experience a thing called rain, unique to this part of Canada .... imagine if you will your regular snow, but in liquid form - strange I know - and it...
Forum: Canada 02-19-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,228
Posted By hwunger
... yup you would have missed a lot in 37 years !...

... yup you would have missed a lot in 37 years !

like Vancouver grew up (waaaay up :huh) and Victoria grew up (you can go out at night now :1drink) and we had some Olympics and Louie helped us...
Forum: Canada 02-19-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,228
Posted By hwunger
996DL .... you are the newcomer, the other guy is...

996DL .... you are the newcomer, the other guy is the ..... :D

actually I'll do more .... I will cheer you on from the sidelines and if you organize and need my $20 then that too .... do it !
...
Forum: Canada 02-18-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,228
Posted By hwunger
ok so let's try this one more time .... We...

ok so let's try this one more time ....

We in BC have not been 'doing nothing' .... on the contrary, a few years ago we teamed up to form BCCOM (BC Coalition of Motorcyclists) and yes after the...
Forum: Trip Planning 02-18-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,212
Posted By hwunger
yeah this ought to work out real well in Siberia...

yeah this ought to work out real well in Siberia eh ? ..... :rofl
Forum: Trip Planning 02-18-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,237
Posted By hwunger
there's the deal .... solo, 500 kms no problem...

there's the deal .... solo, 500 kms no problem .... with wifey cut that in half, or say 300 kms .... trust me on this, done it several times :D

"ride til your ass hurts then get off "

does...
Forum: Ride reports 02-18-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2,697
Views: 1,446,643
Posted By hwunger
these last few updates from southern Spain are...

these last few updates from southern Spain are really cool .... but having never heard of the Alhambra ? .... un-forgivable :huh

at least you made up for it with really nice pics and story ........
Forum: Trip Planning 02-11-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,748
Posted By hwunger
I see my old thread has new life - excellent ! ...

I see my old thread has new life - excellent !

Thank you for all the useful comments (and the one idiotic one :huh) .... yes I am actually an IBA member though just barely :D .... lots of miles...
Forum: Americas 02-10-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 27,580
Views: 2,339,203
Posted By hwunger
so, how safe is the PVR area ? .... some...

so, how safe is the PVR area ? .... some observations from a recent trip to the area -

Policia Turistica almost invisible - are they gone now ?

Policia Municipal very visible and well armed -...
Forum: Americas 01-27-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 27,580
Views: 2,339,203
Posted By hwunger
Flying into Vallarta again next week, droping by...

Flying into Vallarta again next week, droping by Sayulita also .... time to get some 1st hand info on this Mexico Safe thing :evil ... moto trip to follow next year ..... finally :D
Forum: Canada 01-13-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,228
Posted By hwunger
The basic problem with ICBC is that here you have...

The basic problem with ICBC is that here you have the Insurer, the Motor Vehicle Dept, and Registrar all in one - this is the basic problem.

As for insurance rates, they are higher than in...
Forum: Americas 01-08-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,482
Posted By hwunger
don't miss Yellowstone - just go when there are...

don't miss Yellowstone - just go when there are less tourists around :D

1) Yellostone
2) Glacier
3) Arches
4) Canyonland
5) Grand Canyon

6) Whistler - no really, if you're up this way do...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-08-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 353,941
Posted By hwunger
"....what's the ideal number of bikes to have in...

"....what's the ideal number of bikes to have in your garage? "

nice thread .... some amazing toys in some people's garages ! .... my take -

a) TWO - the one bike you absolutely need ( in my...
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 230,774
Posted By hwunger
these 5 points are still the best advice to...

these 5 points are still the best advice to anyone considering something like this.

and these lists are compiled every year by some 20 yr yahoo writer who has never even been to any of the places...
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 28,766
Posted By hwunger
"These old guys apparently hang out at the local...

"These old guys apparently hang out at the local gas station. They were pretty funny."

... gotta laugh at the younger guys - don't you realize this is you in 20, 30, or 40 years ? .... yes it is...
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 15,898
Posted By hwunger
re: the Dutch sign .... I'll hazzard a guess "You...

re: the Dutch sign .... I'll hazzard a guess "You can wait here for help" .... :D

great RR .... and, moving right along too ! .... I have done about half these roads in the past :evil
Forum: Americas 12-22-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 27,580
Views: 2,339,203
Posted By hwunger
.... a long time ago .... after Chips he didn't...

.... a long time ago .... after Chips he didn't get a lot of work but he had the latino looks, so he learned la lengua and did some soaps ... think this was awhile ago too :huh
Forum: Ride reports 12-22-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,021
Posted By hwunger
..... and .... anyone heard from him ? .... hope...

..... and .... anyone heard from him ? .... hope he's ok, posted last Dec 11th
Forum: Ride reports 12-10-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,693
Posted By hwunger
allright, Jay is back ..... this is where I came...

allright, Jay is back ..... this is where I came in ...... :1drink.... gonna be good !
Forum: Canada 12-09-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,228
Posted By hwunger
yeah ... BCCOM tried this a few years back .......

yeah ... BCCOM tried this a few years back .... not much headway ... :ear
Forum: Ride reports 12-04-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 15,693
Posted By hwunger
simply outstanding ! .... BC is a beautiful place...

simply outstanding ! .... BC is a beautiful place in the summer time, eh ? :evil

I've ridden here for 20 years and still only seen half, but the Fraser Canyon area is perhaps my very favourite...
Forum: Ride reports 12-04-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,021
Posted By hwunger
nice report, and moving right along too :D .......

nice report, and moving right along too :D .... about MX, you stop at major tourist towns (MZT,PVR,ZHT,ACA) and the wonder why they're so touristy ? .... thats funny .... let us know how you're...
Forum: Canada 12-03-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,228
Posted By hwunger
... yeah I thought about Collector plates, my old...

... yeah I thought about Collector plates, my old XS11 would now qualify :D ... but it's long gone .... on my ST13 I get basic from Ickey Bickey and then private for the rest, check it out, any...
Forum: Canada 12-03-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 905
Views: 79,234
Posted By hwunger
yeah I know .... but Canada's Hawaii we are not...

yeah I know .... but Canada's Hawaii we are not :D ..... Prairie -1C is practically t-shirt weather, not here ... -1C with this ocean humidity makes you shiver like it's 20 below :evil
Forum: Road warriors 12-02-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2,348
Views: 421,604
Posted By hwunger
hmmmm .... I had a Blue R1150R .... it sure was a...

hmmmm .... I had a Blue R1150R .... it sure was a purrrrrdy bike .... :cry
Forum: Canada 11-27-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 905
Views: 79,234
Posted By hwunger
well so far it's been raining for 30 days...

well so far it's been raining for 30 days straight, ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when, and I'm stuck on Vancouver Island ..... get the picture ? ..... dark all day .... total darkness...
Forum: Canada 11-27-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,625
Posted By hwunger
thanks, looks good .... and yes I meant the bugs...

thanks, looks good .... and yes I meant the bugs .... terrible little critters :D
Forum: Canada 11-26-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,625
Posted By hwunger
good stuff .... also planning to visit NWT next...

good stuff .... also planning to visit NWT next year, possibly early September to avoid THE BIG AIRSHOW and also avoid early snow .... the road looks very gravelly ... but my DL650 should be ok with...
Forum: Americas 11-18-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 27,580
Views: 2,339,203
Posted By hwunger
huh ?

..... this requires an explanation - Loncheria Los Menonitas ???

are the Mexican Mennonites expanding into the catering bid-ness ? .... like zwieback rellenos and borscht con pollo ? :rofl
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