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Forum: Canada 01-23-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10,502
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Posted By DrydenRider
A moped would work also, it is what saved my butt...

A moped would work also, it is what saved my butt a few years back when i got back into bikes
Forum: Canada 01-22-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Watching it now

Watching it now
Forum: Canada 01-22-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 10,502
Views: 717,105
Posted By DrydenRider
It is the one I dream of ha ha. My version...

It is the one I dream of ha ha.

My version has dual clutch, shift paddles for manual mode, 900cc twin, and shaft drive, synchro braking, on the fly abs disable. ........Oh and it will sell for...
Forum: Canada 01-22-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
hmmm never got that stamp, or at least don't...

hmmm never got that stamp, or at least don't remember getting it. Passport got renewed anyway.
Forum: Canada 01-22-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Riding in the heat is always more dangerous than...

Riding in the heat is always more dangerous than riding in the cold. Here is a decent article to read

http://www.ironbutt.com/ibmagazine/IronButt_1002_62-66_Hot.pdf
Forum: Canada 01-19-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By DrydenRider
You are "backing talkwards" gumby. Unless she has...

You are "backing talkwards" gumby. Unless she has had insurance for a bike under her own name before the first year will be a killer. D's first year with a bike put insurance on the KLR up to $900...
Forum: Canada 01-18-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Wife's brother moved there a couple years back

Wife's brother moved there a couple years back
Forum: Canada 01-18-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Lyle Hwy 212 across SD is a nice ride. Take...

Lyle
Hwy 212 across SD is a nice ride. Take some of the lesser roads down through the lake country of Minnesota to Watertown. Hwy 212 takes you right into just north of Sturgis/spearfish and it is...
Forum: Canada 01-12-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By DrydenRider
My wife and i did somewhat the same in 2013....

My wife and i did somewhat the same in 2013. Trailer to Jackson WY and then rode south on 89 travelling most of the route you describe in your itinerary (-vegas). We hit Moab / Arches the same day...
Forum: Canada 01-12-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By DrydenRider
Have ridden a lot of that area and it is EPIC....

Have ridden a lot of that area and it is EPIC. (Mesa Verde is a don't miss if you are in the area), If you are planning to travel 89 south of Page check the status as it was closed for a long period...
Forum: Canada 01-09-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
And in the theme of living well, Have shared this...

And in the theme of living well, Have shared this one before but frik it sharing again cause i like it. Picture a group of ADV bikers 20 years from now when we are skirting our 80's

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Forum: Canada 01-09-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Like money, more does not necessarily mean...

Like money, more does not necessarily mean better. Eat well, exercise, fish, laugh and motorcycle, but don't do it in Russia

As the sig line says, "Every day is a school day", so class your...
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 44,924
Posted By DrydenRider
bring fishing gear (need a licence) The old...

bring fishing gear (need a licence) The old Stirland lake school is a don't miss as far as a ghost town goes.

Really outside of miles of no population there are no real "sites" just a great...
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 44,924
Posted By DrydenRider
Back in the days of active forestry you prob...

Back in the days of active forestry you prob could have found a way across in a dry august but my bet would be a lot of that area is overgrown and the beaver activity would have flooded a lot of the...
Forum: Canada 01-08-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
I am not a fan of the latest "upgrade". It has...

I am not a fan of the latest "upgrade". It has been stable but I don't like when app developers make a bunch of cosmetic changes that really do nothing to enhance a product and in fact make it less...
Forum: Canada 12-29-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Yes that was my thought and hopefully it is...

Yes that was my thought and hopefully it is sturdy enough to mount the Rotopax on.
Forum: Canada 12-29-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Ordered one of the small ones, may see if i can...

Ordered one of the small ones, may see if i can configure it for a rear top box bike mount on the Sherpa or KLR
Forum: Canada 12-25-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
For Winnipeg and the surrounding area!

Lookie what I got for Christmas!!! Covers a lot of old trails across the west with driving directions to sites!

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/25/1e7132a9e2311546c8f8863a34549d92.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 12-24-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2,588
Views: 1,374,449
Posted By DrydenRider
+1

+1
Forum: Ride reports 12-24-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 2,588
Views: 1,374,449
Posted By DrydenRider
Ya back at you, Merry Christmas. All the best in...

Ya back at you, Merry Christmas. All the best in the New Year and safe travels to all.
Forum: Canada 12-23-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
That model will do whatever you want it to do...

That model will do whatever you want it to do unless you want to send text via sat with the "spot connect". Pretty pricy for that option but it is available.

Mine has a basic account and i add...
Forum: Canada 12-23-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Yes life gets in the way sometimes. Oh well plan...

Yes life gets in the way sometimes. Oh well plan your rides. If it gets too hot, avoid the mid day heat with a shady relax. If you do some google searches there are a lot of pretty easy techniques...
Forum: Canada 12-23-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
When i use Google for trip planning I usually...

When i use Google for trip planning I usually create a big picture map with the places i want to go (Like you have done) and then start creating other maps covering a day at a time so you can gather...
Forum: Canada 12-23-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Ha ha funny but i am planning a similar trip out...

Ha ha funny but i am planning a similar trip out to visit D's brother in Penticton. Have ridden most of that country (some of it twice) and it is beauty so if you have any questions do not hesitate. ...
Forum: Canada 12-22-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Yes you won't go wrong with that Cannon Ride...

Yes you won't go wrong with that Cannon Ride route, he does some excellent planning and ride reports. The GPX for that ride is here...
Forum: Canada 12-22-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
The CRF250L is on my radar also as a KLR...

The CRF250L is on my radar also as a KLR replacement. I have looked at some comparisons and the WR is probably the superior bike for overall dirt riding. (I am a Honda guy so the CRF would be the...
Forum: Canada 12-22-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
D and I will be returning to the west this year...

D and I will be returning to the west this year for our ride. Out to BC to visit her brother. Trying to plan a loop ride so we hit a few hot spots through the US and perhaps go as far as Mt St Helen...
Forum: Canada 12-21-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10,502
Views: 717,105
Posted By DrydenRider
Couple things to consider. Dealer network...

Couple things to consider.

Dealer network for service and warranty. Japanese line prob has the edge there.

Fellow rider support. On my trips I work say the overwhelming bike is the BMW 1200...
Forum: Canada 12-20-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
For Winnipeg and the surrounding area!

Hey I was looking for one of those today at Ctc



Wow that guy is having a tough time adjusting. Have not read a report with as much negativity since Kedgi's "lobsters to llamas" report. He...
Forum: Canada 12-18-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Enjoy but keep this in mind as you dig into the...

Enjoy but keep this in mind as you dig into the holiday viddles

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Forum: Canada 12-18-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Thanks, interesting stuff. Do you plan to find...

Thanks, interesting stuff. Do you plan to find the exact trail and follow it or follow the route as close as possible via roads?

For those who are looking for some light reading to pass a few...
Forum: Canada 12-17-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
2 weeks until the opening of trout season!! ...

2 weeks until the opening of trout season!!

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Forum: Canada 12-17-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Hmmm interesting, how much is on private land? Do...

Hmmm interesting, how much is on private land? Do you have a map?
Forum: Canada 12-17-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Saw this on another forum a few minutes ago and...

Saw this on another forum a few minutes ago and thought i would share as it seemed to fit the theme of the morning. Man when is summer coming back!!!

Excerpt From: C. K. Shepherd. Across America...
Forum: Canada 12-17-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
For Winnipeg and the surrounding area!

I had thought the same about the sub arctic tundra, but after riding up the Dempster and experiencing the huge emptiness and vast scenery that gobbles up the whole horizon, I am so happy i did that...
Forum: Canada 12-16-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
I have been looking for that series on DVDs or...

I have been looking for that series on DVDs or even tape but just not around. It was a great story of Canadian history
Forum: Canada 12-16-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Another great "Forever West" ride report has me...

Another great "Forever West" ride report has me intrigued. http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1021717

So foook it, i am starting a plan. This one is going to happen, and it is going...
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,442
Posted By DrydenRider
Great report and great pics. This trip has...

Great report and great pics.

This trip has been on my radar ever since Dockingpilot left that amazing Christmas present of a report back in 2010/11. My wife and i rode through a lot of that...
Forum: Canada 12-15-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
Absolutely, and i have to admit that i have at...

Absolutely, and i have to admit that i have at times been tempted by Harley's black kool aid, but I just don't see myself fitting into their crowd. In the acts of the play that is my life, the roads...
Forum: Canada 12-15-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 16,494
Views: 928,802
Posted By DrydenRider
WTF "we believe in wearing black because it...

WTF "we believe in wearing black because it doesn't show dirt....or weakness" ha ha ha ha ...:rofl:rofl Who writes this stuff :rofl:rofl

Should have said "we believe in being an individual even...
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