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Forum: Epic Ride Reports Yesterday, 01:12 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
Most travellers have a love hate relationship...

Most travellers have a love hate relationship with Peru, and I am one of them :evil, but once you scratch a little bit below the surface there are a ton of roads to explore.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports Yesterday, 01:07 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
The WRs are definitely more capable and reek of...

The WRs are definitely more capable and reek of quality but they are 560% more expensive. Given the amount of fun I've had riding both, you aren't giving up much to ride a cheapish Chinese bike. The...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports Yesterday, 01:04 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
If only we drank coffee. You talking about the...

If only we drank coffee. You talking about the USB & Cigarette charger? :huh Gotta power up the air pump, no way am I hand pumping those flats! :jkam
Forum: Epic Ride Reports Yesterday, 06:19 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
Thanks so much! Yeah we are very grateful that we...

Thanks so much! Yeah we are very grateful that we had the opportunity to go back to Peru and do it right this time.

I was the only one who wore Rev'it before. When we got back from our big trip...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 07-01-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 19,216
Posted By naotweed
Thanks for sharing your ride. I loved it! ...

Thanks for sharing your ride. I loved it!

Gotta stick a bunch of those roads on my list.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-18-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
It's a real treat to ride. I hope you get a...

It's a real treat to ride. I hope you get a chance to get down there. :evil
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-05-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
:clap Nice sneakyness :evil

:clap Nice sneakyness :evil
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-30-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
Thanks, we hope you enjoy the RR :clap

Thanks, we hope you enjoy the RR :clap
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-30-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
Happy to hear the engine has held out for you. I...

Happy to hear the engine has held out for you. I hope we get equally as lucky over the next decade.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-25-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,620
Posted By naotweed
Thank you very much. Glad to have you along for...

Thank you very much. Glad to have you along for the ride. :D
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-25-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 2,950
Views: 370,410
Posted By naotweed
This sounds like what I need. I'll follow that...

This sounds like what I need. I'll follow that up. Cheers
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-25-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 2,950
Views: 370,410
Posted By naotweed
Thanks Tinpusher. I'll check that out. Glad...

Thanks Tinpusher. I'll check that out. Glad you've enjoyed the past Ride reports.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-24-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2,950
Views: 370,410
Posted By naotweed
Dirt routes to the start?

Hi,

I am wondering if anyone has posted a dirt, or mostly dirt, route to the start of the WABDR starting from the Port Angeles area. I would be coming from Canada and all that slab on the WR makes...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-31-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,773
Posted By naotweed
Sweet pics. I really like the nap in the mud...

Sweet pics. I really like the nap in the mud :muutt

Great to hear you getting out and about.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-18-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 782
Views: 113,538
Posted By naotweed
Congrats on completing the COBDR on your 1150...

Congrats on completing the COBDR on your 1150 without a lot of experience. I said many times during the trip that I was happy I wasn't on my F800GS for the same reasons you said, do-able but probably...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-18-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 782
Views: 113,538
Posted By naotweed
I would consider myself an advanced novice rider...

I would consider myself an advanced novice rider skill level. I am female and stand at about 5'4". I rode the WABDR on an F800GS but rode the COBDR on a WR250R.

Why I enjoyed riding the COBDR on...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 782
Views: 113,538
Posted By naotweed
Glad I was riding a WR for that section. Credit...

Glad I was riding a WR for that section. Credit to everyone who does those passes on a big bike :eek1
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-15-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 782
Views: 113,538
Posted By naotweed
Thumb Thank You

Thanks again for the parking Norm. I couldn't have asked for a better location.

Our COBDR experience was flawless: no flats and only 1 crash each. The GPS tracks were excellent and we had a great...
Forum: Photos 07-31-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1,612
Views: 320,718
Posted By naotweed
Instead of a Dualsport Bike, he rides a Dual...

Instead of a Dualsport Bike, he rides a Dual SPORT bike :rofl
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 07-31-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3,878
Views: 822,812
Posted By naotweed
Glad Bolivia is over for you

:clap On to Braziiiiiil!
Forum: Americas 07-26-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 740
Posted By naotweed
Time of travel

I rode North to South, and enjoyed it very much.

I would base my decision on what time of year I was planning my trip for so that the climate matched up the best with my plans. The key areas for...
Forum: Canada 07-25-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,411
Posted By naotweed
Cry I wish I was home. Looks like a good time. Have...

I wish I was home. Looks like a good time. Have fun guys.
Forum: Canada 05-10-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,431
Posted By naotweed
Nice Route

Looks like a sweet ride. Thanks for putting this together Mike. We had a blast last year.
Forum: Canada 03-10-2014, 05:08 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
+1 We had a blast last year. I thought it...

+1

We had a blast last year. I thought it was a great time :clap
Forum: Canada 01-27-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
I second that, if you start a thread the info...

I second that, if you start a thread the info will come :wink:
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 12-07-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 414,280
Posted By naotweed
Hey Daryll We have some holidays coming up...

Hey Daryll

We have some holidays coming up soon in Peru... stay tuned :evil
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 11-24-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 414,280
Posted By naotweed
Thanks :D Alberto does 99% of the photography.

Thanks :D Alberto does 99% of the photography.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 11-20-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 414,280
Posted By naotweed
Bike Magazine Feature

Hi guys,

So proud to report that Bike Magazine (http://www.bikemagazine.co.uk/)chose to interview us for a feature published in their December 2013 magazine. "Adventure: from Canada, through the...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 10-01-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,083
Posted By naotweed
Those are some nice looking tires :evil

Those are some nice looking tires :evil
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 10-01-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,083
Posted By naotweed
Don't take a look at our photos from our ride to...

Don't take a look at our photos from our ride to SA, Alberto's bike was very porky in those days. :rofl
I agree that keeping the weight low is the best way to go, but even when I ride the F8GS naked...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 09-22-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,387
Posted By naotweed
I hope the clutch is holding up. Good old BMW...

I hope the clutch is holding up. Good old BMW Lima :evil
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-22-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 790
Posted By naotweed
Looks like fun. The Salt Spring gang is looking...

Looks like fun. The Salt Spring gang is looking forward to another fun weekend next year.

Thanks for the hard work Mike.
Forum: Canada 09-10-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
Glad to hear you made it home Bill. :clap

Glad to hear you made it home Bill. :clap
Forum: Canada 09-08-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
Chronicles of the "Wrong Day Gang" - Day 2

So we set out for Day 2, thinking that it would be shorter than Day 1 based on the feedback we got from everyone at the campground the previous night....

We were only able to complete 2 out of 4...
Forum: Canada 09-08-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
Chronicles of the "Wrong Day Gang"

So as it turns out Mike led everyone organized enough to make it to the Petro-Can on time on the Day 2 route since it was raining in the direction of Day 1. We however were oblivious to this fact and...
Forum: Canada 09-08-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
Yes thank you very much for a great weekend Mike....

Yes thank you very much for a great weekend Mike. :rayof

The whole wrong day gang had a great time despite the carnage from the true day 2 - stage 2. Things got very interesting. :evil

We...
Forum: Canada 09-08-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 30,449
Posted By naotweed
Hi Dennis Yes that was us (I'm Naomi). Glad...

Hi Dennis

Yes that was us (I'm Naomi). Glad we saw you there at the Petro-can. :clap
Thanks for joining us, I guess you were right about not seeing any tracks all day.
Forum: GPS Tracks - Rockies 09-03-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,828
Posted By naotweed
Thanks for the help

Thanks for the help
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 08-25-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,387
Posted By naotweed
I'm in. Nice to see you are riding again.

I'm in. Nice to see you are riding again.
Forum: GPS Tracks - Rockies 08-25-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,828
Posted By naotweed
time of year?

Question for the locals from a clueless Canadian: How late in the year, or how early in the year can I ride this route?
I don't mind camping in weather down to -10 degrees C

Thanks
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