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Forum: Canada 05-12-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 607
Posted By Rocer10
Check out the Wolf Den Bunkhouse at the West side...

Check out the Wolf Den Bunkhouse at the West side of the park. They're bike friendly! You can pick up the Old Nippissing Road/Trail which is part of the Trans Canada Adventure Trail (TCAT) near...
Forum: Canada 05-06-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Austin, just curious, do they drain the fuel from...

Austin, just curious, do they drain the fuel from the bike when they pack it and then at the other end fuel is added before delivery? What part of the day do you arrive in Montreal and do you still...
Forum: Canada 04-24-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Having read your travel history I fully expected...

Having read your travel history I fully expected that you would have had experience getting caught short with accommodations on long weekends/holidays ergo mentioning our holiday dates. Without...
Forum: Canada 04-23-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Sounds like a pot luck welcome barbie in the...

Sounds like a pot luck welcome barbie in the makin's! :wink:

Austin, I related your experience in Botswana to my daughter (our reason to be in Bots). You'll get a kick out of her reply and it...
Forum: Canada 04-23-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Austin, the more I follow this thread on your...

Austin, the more I follow this thread on your pending loop ride of our continent the more I chuckle at our attempts to forewarn you of the potential 'perils' that lay ahead, like long weekend...
Forum: Canada 04-19-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Austin, as you leave Montreal you'll be riding...

Austin, as you leave Montreal you'll be riding along the St. Lawrence basin but you'll see quite a change in topography as you approach Brockville. This is the Canadian Shield. You'll be riding...
Forum: Canada 04-19-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
"I am sure as we get into the trip the natural...

"I am sure as we get into the trip the natural segments will evolve. What I will NOT be doing is planning a day by day itinerary. I can guarantee it would be broken by about day 3. Instead we give...
Forum: Canada 03-23-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Austin, I thought after posting that your time...

Austin, I thought after posting that your time frame may allow you to experience a unique opportunity that even many Canadians haven't taken advantage of. Our native communities, and for that matter...
Forum: Canada 03-22-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rocer10
Hey Austin & Anne Sounds like a great trip...

Hey Austin & Anne

Sounds like a great trip ahead for you. That's a pretty impressive ride history you've had. We have spent some time in Botswana and South Africa but by cage. I hope your ride...
Forum: Canada 03-01-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 11,413
Posted By Rocer10
Hey Pelvis, I think I've seen posts from you...

Hey Pelvis, I think I've seen posts from you riding through our neck of the woods but let me invite you to ride over (we're neighbours just 3 or 4 hours away and live lakeside in the Haliburton...
Forum: Canada 10-11-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3,382
Views: 703,190
Posted By Rocer10
Brian? Keith? Thanks to your use of SPOT and...

Brian? Keith? Thanks to your use of SPOT and cross checking on Google Maps/Satellite I was able to track your progress on TCAT after work each day as you worked your way across the country. You may ...
Forum: Ride reports 10-05-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,859
Posted By Rocer10
:lurk Subscribed! Sorry to read about...

:lurk

Subscribed!

Sorry to read about Andy but you seemed to sort things out in stride. I'll take some credit in that :rofl
Forum: Canada 09-16-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,275
Posted By Rocer10
My bad Dilligaf (actually I think my spellcheck...

My bad Dilligaf (actually I think my spellcheck made an attempt at a correction and I missed it). That's what I get for not wearing my glasses when I'm at the keyboard. Next time you're Haliburton...
Forum: Canada 09-15-2013, 05:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,275
Posted By Rocer10
I'm conflicted with Dillifat's recommendations...

I'm conflicted with Dillifat's recommendations 'cause I really like the Calabogie area but I might suggest short circuiting access to hwy 60 at Huntsville or whatever route you are taking to get to...
Forum: Canada 08-26-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3,382
Views: 703,190
Posted By Rocer10
I just received an email from Jack one of the WI...

I just received an email from Jack one of the WI riders. He and Erich are home safely and will post a ride report w/pics once they've settled back in. :clap
Forum: Canada 08-06-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3,382
Views: 703,190
Posted By Rocer10
OUTSTANDING!!!! :clap :clap :clap Well done...

OUTSTANDING!!!! :clap :clap :clap

Well done Kiwis. We were pleased to be able to follow you on SPOT everyday and of course always appreciative of your ride reports. We're grateful to have had you...
Forum: Canada 07-14-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3,382
Views: 703,190
Posted By Rocer10
Deer 1/Bryan 0

Well, that's disturbing news. Bryan, glad to hear that your "incident" wasn't worse. Heal well and heal fast. If riding further gets too problematic there are lots of us who would welcome you into...
Forum: Canada 07-13-2013, 04:56 AM
Replies: 3,382
Views: 703,190
Posted By Rocer10
Kiwi's have some 'splainin' to do

SPOT tracking and posts from our Kiwi friends as we follow their progress crossing Canada on TCAT is fascinating. I notice in yesterday's SPOT map that a lot of backtracking was done before they...
Forum: Canada 07-01-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3,382
Views: 703,190
Posted By Rocer10
Kiwi's

I was attending Canada Day celebrations w/family in Minden today and knowing that our Kiwi friends would be riding through I kept an eye out for them. Just after noon hour I saw helmets passing above...
Forum: Canada 11-03-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,250
Posted By Rocer10
jackd, just to further the point I was making...

jackd, just to further the point I was making (and thanks to Sunday Rider for the link to the APA reports) CR rated the Yokohama Geoland i/T G072 tire as better than average in both dry and wet road...
Forum: Canada 11-03-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,250
Posted By Rocer10
jacd, seeing as your thread has drifted from...

jacd, seeing as your thread has drifted from where to buy to what to buy may I suggest that you check with your local library to see if they have a copy of Consumer Reports annual buying guide...
Forum: Canada 10-12-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,891
Posted By Rocer10
I may have my jurisdictions confused but my...

I may have my jurisdictions confused but my understanding is that you can retrieve the seized item( perhaps after the optioned trial date if you go that route). Phone the OPP station and make an...
Forum: Canada 10-12-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 10,428
Posted By Rocer10
Laugh I guess my hint went unheeded. :wink:

I guess my hint went unheeded. :wink:
Forum: Canada 10-01-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 21,815
Posted By Rocer10
todiscdn, Are the series of pictures you...

todiscdn,

Are the series of pictures you posted from "Old wagon" to the "Troutspawn Lk" sign all taken on the Old Wagon Rd? If you have any others I'd appreciate seeing them and any other...
Forum: Canada 09-29-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 10,428
Posted By Rocer10
Thanks Mike. The description of the property...

Thanks Mike. The description of the property adjacent to the barn picture sure made it a place we'd like to see on one of our rides East.
Forum: Canada 09-29-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 10,428
Posted By Rocer10
As a frequent lurker of this game can I...

As a frequent lurker of this game can I respectfully request that places be named once identified. As mentioned in a previous post I'm about 1 1/2 hrs ride from the western border of the limits and...
Forum: Canada 09-26-2012, 03:49 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 21,815
Posted By Rocer10
Rather than 118 West from Carnarvon take Pine...

Rather than 118 West from Carnarvon take Pine Springs Forest Access Rd off Hwy 35 abt. 20km S. (as the crow flies) of Dwight. Apart from some loose scuff on the curves from ATV traffic you should...
Forum: Canada 09-09-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By Rocer10
PM'd you.

PM'd you.
Forum: Canada 08-12-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,844
Posted By Rocer10
You can find details at OFTR.ca

You can find details at OFTR.ca
Forum: Canada 08-10-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 643
Posted By Rocer10
Not sure if you're starting in the GTA but...

Not sure if you're starting in the GTA but assuming so. Here is a long days ride starting at Newmarket and leaving off at Severn Bridge on HWY 11 where you can beetle it on HWY 11 South or take HWY...
Forum: Canada 07-27-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,405
Posted By Rocer10
Make Mazinaw your base where you'll be in situ to...

Make Mazinaw your base where you'll be in situ to ride the best bike roads in Ontario. The distances aren't great. Watch for a tourist office when you cross the border and get an Ontario map as a...
Forum: Canada 06-21-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,280
Posted By Rocer10
Interesting stop at Tatlock. There are only...

Interesting stop at Tatlock.

There are only 3 Talc mine operations in Canada. One in Quebec and two in Ontario the second being near Marmora. It closed down I think in 2010. It appears that the...
Forum: Canada 06-19-2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 699
Views: 53,618
Posted By Rocer10
Twice the support vehicle is piloted by someone...

Twice the support vehicle is piloted by someone from the Coast Guard. Just how much of the route is water? Was that really a ferry boat in the pics or was it a buoy tender? :rofl

Keep the videos...
Forum: Americas 06-03-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,254
Posted By Rocer10
Well, where to start. First, the riders should...

Well, where to start. First, the riders should have a great time at any of their destinations. As previously mentioned, if possible stay off the 400 series highways as they are multi-lane and usually...
Forum: Canada 05-23-2012, 05:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,262
Posted By Rocer10
Tengai, there's a couple of weekend things...

Tengai, there's a couple of weekend things happening in the Peterborough area. EOAR is based at Elmhirst Resort near Keene. One of the attendees just posted on the EOAR thread that they have an...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-18-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,636
Posted By Rocer10
radioworld.ca has some great prices on gps units...

radioworld.ca has some great prices on gps units but tend to be pricey on accessories like ram mounts.
Forum: Canada 05-15-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,262
Posted By Rocer10
I inquired about staying at the radio observatory...

I inquired about staying at the radio observatory last summer (rooms, tour, meals available - reservation required) to post on another board. The lady I talked to in the observatory's Toronto office...
Forum: Canada 04-28-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,445
Posted By Rocer10
Bmw gs

I don't care who you are, that there's funny! :jack
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-07-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 48,553
Views: 3,043,733
Posted By Rocer10
There's a Fly Patrol w/ pants listed on the...

There's a Fly Patrol w/ pants listed on the Canada flea market page.
Forum: Canada 03-30-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,402
Posted By Rocer10
QC maps

You won't have any issues re: fuel on the Eastern portion of your trip - Gracefield, Maniwaki. You'll be on pavement at least until you head South again off the TransCanada highway. Scale your map...
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