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Forum: Canada 01-30-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 4,967
Views: 397,824
Posted By Stand Up
Two year old NEW tires

Just bought new Tourance tires for the 1200GS. I didn't want old stock cuz rubber hardens over time, so I asked what the date of manufacture was - "they've been in the shop a couple of weeks" -...
Forum: Canada 07-28-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 30,998
Posted By Stand Up
BC Gov says "closed for the season??

Notice: Grey creek pass closed for season. In red on left hand side here:

http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/dkl/ (http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/dkl/)

I was planning to climb it Sat noon E to W.
Open or...
Forum: Canada 06-02-2011, 07:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By Stand Up
Was there 2009. If you do loose it, go to...

Was there 2009. If you do loose it, go to Castlegar and rent a barge cuz your bike will be 1000 ft down in the lake.


http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/263972472_piuTF-M.jpg
The bypass was...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-10-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,561
Posted By Stand Up
New rubber blocks making noise and vibs

I had a set of Tourances put on at a local non-BMW shop and was super disapointed. Went for a long ride, hands fell asleep from the vibration, wierd noise..... then I realized it was just the...
Forum: Canada 03-09-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,380
Posted By Stand Up
16 guys a year get it snowmobiling.....but that's...

16 guys a year get it snowmobiling.....but that's OK - can't control that. Imagine 16 ADV riders dying a year...the backroads would be closed.
Forum: Canada 01-14-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,747
Posted By Stand Up
No duty, Brokerage fees???

I've been waiting for $ to go up.....
Now CDN $505 minus 19% VAT = $425 CDN. Plus $20.00 Shipping. No Duty? Brokerage $7.35? Payment method? Plus GST?
Stand Up
Forum: Canada 11-28-2010, 07:31 AM
Replies: 741
Views: 100,481
Posted By Stand Up
Never been up that way....

http://standup.smugmug.com/Other/2007-Big-Trailie/panoBrookm/166377474_Y7mif-L.jpg
Count me in....leaving Kelowna Thursday am. Did BCBTR 1 & 2 had a great time. Regret missing 3,4,5 - hope to be...
Forum: Canada 06-15-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 409
Views: 40,238
Posted By Stand Up
Call Trout Lake General Store

Call them at 250-369-2200 to see if they have gas. Used to be premium only.
Stand Up
Forum: Canada 06-03-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,350
Posted By Stand Up
try Halfway Hot Springs

About 22 km north of Nakusp then 6km FSR. Was there 2 years ago. Anything goes kind of Hippy place. Camp, live, smoke, run around naked. I can't say how busy it will be in June but in summer.......30...
Forum: Canada 05-19-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,012
Posted By Stand Up
Get Book "Camp Free in BC"

Hundreds of remote camp sites, usually empty, mostly maintained by the forest service. Book has great maps, directions and description of road conditions. Must like gravel.

Many have 2 or 3...
Forum: Canada 05-15-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By Stand Up
Yup 37st - at communication tower

I have approached along the road allowance from the north a few years ago.....tight with the GS. South access (pic) is off Range Road 214A.
...
Forum: Canada 05-14-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By Stand Up
SW to Millarville has it all

http://standup.smugmug.com/Other/Feb-2006/April/63671946_CHFKQ-M.jpg


http://standup.smugmug.com/Other/Feb-2006/Buffalo/63671952_ZChTj-M.jpg

...
Forum: Canada 07-30-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,892
Posted By Stand Up
From post #16 on this thread... Here are the...

From post #16 on this thread...
Here are the GPS coordinates of the washout - check your map.


http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/263972763_huKoC-M.jpg
Forum: Canada 06-30-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,505
Posted By Stand Up
Biker creamed by logging truck 2 years ago on...

Biker creamed by logging truck 2 years ago on that road. If you're going N to S, stop at store in Edgewood, they can tell you where/if logging is going on and can radio trucks to watch out for you....
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 503
Views: 101,540
Posted By Stand Up
Good enough for Mr. Pitt

My post from 2007

Calgary Ride - this Sat - High Noon

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...
Forum: Canada 05-22-2009, 02:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 551
Posted By Stand Up
Book - "Country Roads of Alberta"

"Exploring the Routes Less Travelled"
Just bought it at Costco - $15. Some slab, some double track through farmer's field.
...
Forum: Americas 05-07-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By Stand Up
Take a pic of your computer screen then to...

Take a pic of your computer screen then to Smugmug. GPS track:
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/34730800_dJFCp-M.jpg
Forum: Canada 05-02-2009, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By Stand Up
I rode the F800GS and I'll be keeping my 1200. ...

I rode the F800GS and I'll be keeping my 1200. The convoy ride went past Shepard and back on Deerfoot. Couldn't take it off road. It was OK, but didn't turn me on.
Stand Up
Forum: Canada 05-01-2009, 06:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By Stand Up
Booked solid

http://www.blackfootonline.com/updates/bmw_demo_day.php

Still going down - may be a no-show.
Forum: Canada 04-12-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,158
Posted By Stand Up
Look at federal elections

I always watch the US news after a Canadian election. The channels I was watching didn't mention anything about it.....but 4th story was that the leader of Peru could be pushed out by a coalition...
Forum: Canada 04-01-2009, 08:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,892
Posted By Stand Up
There is hope....

Trails BC is pulling support and turning down money from the Canadian Trail Federation because CTF believes the trails should be open to all.
http://www.trailsbc.ca/news.html

City of Castlegar...
Forum: Canada 03-30-2009, 09:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,051
Posted By Stand Up
Details?

How much time in Canada? Going to East Coast? Camping (Primitive or delux)? Hotel Budget?

Roads for Western Canada:
BC has many Forest Service Roads (FSR) built to access areas for logging,...
Forum: Canada 03-29-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 29,488
Posted By Stand Up
Good that Ont. doesn't have mountains

24 killed this winter (so far) in W. Canada from snow slides. I guess Ontario would just forbid all winter hiking, cross country skiing, downhill skiing and snowmobiling.
Forum: Canada 03-27-2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,892
Posted By Stand Up
Has the washout on the southern half of the...

Has the washout on the southern half of the Boundary Pathway been repaired????
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/263972472_piuTF-M.jpg
The bypass was built for hikers.....but some people (hugely...
Forum: Canada 03-24-2009, 02:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,892
Posted By Stand Up
From Kelowna (go up June Springs Road) heading...

From Kelowna (go up June Springs Road) heading south

http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/298854786_47arK-M.jpg

to Naramata
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/298855792_uhCA7-M.jpg

Slab it...
Forum: Americas 03-24-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,121
Posted By Stand Up
Good BMW dealer in Missoula.....stop and say hi. ...

Good BMW dealer in Missoula.....stop and say hi.
http://www.bigskymotorsports.com
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2009, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,763
Views: 640,382
Posted By Stand Up
Kelowna to Penticton BC Canada

The GS route:
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/167225435_Gu9Q4-M.jpg

http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/146726534_eU94e-M.jpg

http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/298854786_47arK-M.jpg
...
Forum: Canada 03-23-2009, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 603
Posted By Stand Up
Cypress Hills

The Calgary boys rode to Cypress Hills ...... may be more "off road" than you wanted. From ADSMC site. Lots of other info there.
...
Forum: Canada 03-23-2009, 08:44 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,681
Posted By Stand Up
Crotch fire

Not sure what she did wrong, but if this happened while sitting on bike, you'd jump off, bike would go over, toast the bike and possibly blow up the station....and then you could sue them for...
Forum: Canada 03-22-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,343
Posted By Stand Up
Calgary - First day of spring ride Mar 20

240 km backroads to Sheep River P Park. It was great 12C no wind.
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/496645862_izE4A-M.jpg

http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/496645870_ZwukR-M.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-17-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,575
Posted By Stand Up
The wind protection on a GSA is way...

The wind protection on a GSA is way better......sucks when it's hot.
The only time I rode at night, 10 deer ran across the road in front of and in between me and a GSA with the extra lights on -...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-17-2009, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,140
Posted By Stand Up
More sittin' on the frame pics on page 5 (#393)...

More sittin' on the frame pics on page 5 (#393) of "Let's see your GS offroad" post.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8888003&postcount=393
Forum: Americas 03-15-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,655
Posted By Stand Up
Sorry about the double post WTF??????

Sorry about the double post WTF??????
Forum: Americas 03-15-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,655
Posted By Stand Up
Just got back

I was going to truck GS to Vancouver, ride down the coast to Yucatan / Belize. But got a flight for $250 incl. tax. Toured the whole Mayan Riviera for a week (in a new Jetta rental). Boring...
Forum: Americas 03-15-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,655
Posted By Stand Up
Just got back

I was going to truck GS to Vancouver, ride down the coast to Yucatan / Belize. But got a flight for $250 incl. tax. Toured the whole Mayan Riviera for a week (in a new Jetta rental). Boring...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-15-2009, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 842,951
Posted By Stand Up
Cops hide in those trees and wait for bikers...

Cops hide in those trees and wait for bikers coming out of the curves.....sweep it first....and let the fun begin.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2009, 09:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,140
Posted By Stand Up
When you get to the tough stuff......just strap...

When you get to the tough stuff......just strap it on the back and sit on the frame......alla Barton

http://i321.photobucket.com/albums/nn398/bartomoto/ADV%20Front%20Pagers/028.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-15-2009, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 842,951
Posted By Stand Up
Alberta Canada

http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/491792399_wTFMc-M.jpg

http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/491792424_Ncu7a-M.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 03-11-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 125,476
Posted By Stand Up
Tunnels of BC Canada

South of Kelowna
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/298855792_uhCA7-M.jpg

West of Summerland.... In
http://standup.smugmug.com/photos/136500990_aGGiN-M.jpg


Out...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-25-2009, 08:16 PM
Replies: 855
Views: 352,924
Posted By Stand Up
As penny as it gets

Triangular bicycle frame bag. $22.00 at a bike shop. Mostly waterproof. Keeps crap from spraying off the rear tire onto leg. Camera, wallet, phone, keys ......
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