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Forum: Canada 05-17-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 453
Posted By Mercenary
Something to consider is our forest fire...

Something to consider is our forest fire situation up here. Right now we have a couple of big fires burning fairly close to your route. Bear that in mind as back woods access might be restricted...
Forum: Canada 05-05-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By Mercenary
The sheer number of cage drivers that look right...

The sheer number of cage drivers that look right AT you and still miss seeing you is what gets me. It's a good thing that bikes are nimble because a lot more of us would be roadkill.....
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 109,500
Views: 22,012,799
Posted By Mercenary
Holy heck. I like that bike!

Holy heck. I like that bike!
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 109,500
Views: 22,012,799
Posted By Mercenary
That is one sexy beast!

That is one sexy beast!
Forum: Canada 04-29-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,158
Posted By Mercenary
I can't help but think just how stupid people...

I can't help but think just how stupid people really are these days in regards to tickets being issued for no seat belts, cell phones, or impaired driving. I mean it's simple....don't want a...
Forum: Canada 04-28-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,158
Posted By Mercenary
You know....I lived for three years over in...

You know....I lived for three years over in Alberta and I found it to be quite expensive. More so than BC in quite a few aspects.....

I guess people see what they want but everything seems to be...
Forum: Canada 04-28-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 350
Views: 18,136
Posted By Mercenary
If I could find steady employment in the Victoria...

If I could find steady employment in the Victoria area I'd move there in an instant. I love that town.
Forum: Canada 04-26-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,158
Posted By Mercenary
You're never going to convince me that granting...

You're never going to convince me that granting people the right to go faster on two lane rural roads is a good thing. Most of these routes were designed back in the 40s and 50s when speeds were much...
Forum: Canada 04-25-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,968
Posted By Mercenary
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Canada 04-23-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Mercenary
Right on. Thanks guys.

Right on. Thanks guys.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-23-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Mercenary
+1 more. Enhanced DL is just fine for crossing...

+1 more. Enhanced DL is just fine for crossing the Canada/US border.
Forum: Canada 04-23-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Mercenary
Santa Rosa trail, old Cascade highway.

Hey folks. Is this road passable from Rossland to Christina Lake? I'll be coming in from the Rossland side.
Forum: Canada 04-23-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 350
Views: 18,136
Posted By Mercenary
The plan would be to replace the bike with a Jeep...

The plan would be to replace the bike with a Jeep so I can still enjoy some of the freedom that motorcycles offer. Well....not replace the bike.....more like augment the bike....I can't see ever not...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-22-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,200
Posted By Mercenary
Yup. I like it. More would be great.

Yup. I like it. More would be great.
Forum: Canada 04-21-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 350
Views: 18,136
Posted By Mercenary
I can appreciate the stamina of the "older"...

I can appreciate the stamina of the "older" members here but work injuries have taken a toll on my back, shoulder, and ankle. The mind is willing but the body.....is weaker.....

It's all good. I...
Forum: Canada 04-21-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 350
Views: 18,136
Posted By Mercenary
Sadly, as I get older, my stamina for long bike...

Sadly, as I get older, my stamina for long bike trips is starting to wane and wane quickly. I have a feeling that most of my future exploration trips will be done on four wheels instead of two:cry
Forum: Canada 04-21-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 350
Views: 18,136
Posted By Mercenary
I love it down there Botany. Very nice area of...

I love it down there Botany. Very nice area of the province to be sure....
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 109,500
Views: 22,012,799
Posted By Mercenary
Well that escalated quickly.......

Well that escalated quickly.......
Forum: Canada 04-18-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 350
Views: 18,136
Posted By Mercenary
It's nice down south for sure but when it's time...

It's nice down south for sure but when it's time for me to retire I highly doubt that there will be anything affordable down there for us to move into. 4 or 5 hundred k for a house just isn't in the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-14-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 809
Posted By Mercenary
So what's past the gate?

So what's past the gate?
Forum: Canada 04-07-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,175
Posted By Mercenary
Meh. You can even have some of our women......

Meh. You can even have some of our women......
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-10-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 43,060
Posted By Mercenary
Bah. I liked the old one.

Bah. I liked the old one.
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-19-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,518
Posted By Mercenary
Got a new job in PG. Going to be relocating...

Got a new job in PG. Going to be relocating there. Its a whole new chapter :clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-14-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 48,049
Posted By Mercenary
Wow...words can't describe the feelings. I just...

Wow...words can't describe the feelings. I just started reading her great RR just the other day.

So sorry for your loss.
Forum: Canada 12-03-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 888
Posted By Mercenary
I don't, sorry. It should be fairly well marked...

I don't, sorry. It should be fairly well marked and easy to find. I believe the FSR you'd want to take would be the Mcleod-Tsilco...or something like that.

Mt Mackinnon also has an old fire...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-28-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,518
Posted By Mercenary
Sooooo...lemme get this straight. You wander all...

Sooooo...lemme get this straight. You wander all the way up to Willie's Puddle and can't come a MERE 5 hours further north to visit your ol buddy Mercenary?

You're a real piece of work Ben...
Forum: Canada 11-26-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 888
Posted By Mercenary
Ft St James to McLeod Lake can be a fun trip. ...

Ft St James to McLeod Lake can be a fun trip. Mainly FSR type riding until you have to go up and over Mt Mackinnon. The road through Carp Lake park is kinda brushy but shouldn't be all that hard...
Forum: Canada 06-21-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 846
Posted By Mercenary
It's too bad you need pavement. The area around...

It's too bad you need pavement. The area around there has some excellent dual sport roads such as the Nickleplate and the KVR.

Mind you, highway 3 is pretty good for scoots too:D
Forum: Canada 06-11-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,979
Posted By Mercenary
I'm in the "move there in a minute if I could...

I'm in the "move there in a minute if I could find decent work" camp. I love the island and Victoria in particular. My wife and I have lots of relatives down there and while she could easily find...
Forum: Canada 06-02-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,113
Posted By Mercenary
I know where that is! Been there.....TWICE! I'd...

I know where that is! Been there.....TWICE! I'd move to Gabe in a heart beat!
Forum: Canada 05-03-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,527
Posted By Mercenary
Mackenzie, BC was 1.43.9 the other day :cry

Mackenzie, BC was 1.43.9 the other day :cry
Forum: Canada 05-03-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 684
Posted By Mercenary
Which way are you headed from Prince George? ...

Which way are you headed from Prince George? North to the Alcan or west to the Stewart/Cassiar highway? I'm not terribly familiar with the highway west....but I pretty well have the northern route...
Forum: Canada 04-16-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 871
Posted By Mercenary
Highway 99 is very cool on a bike. I hope you...

Highway 99 is very cool on a bike. I hope you enjoy it.
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 109,500
Views: 22,012,799
Posted By Mercenary
My carb is near new. I bought it last year and...

My carb is near new. I bought it last year and installed it in June. Would the float get saturated by simply sitting over the winter?
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 109,500
Views: 22,012,799
Posted By Mercenary
Quick question: Whats wrong when fuel pours out...

Quick question: Whats wrong when fuel pours out of the overflow hose on the bottom of the carb when the petcock is on "prime"?

Put the bike away last winter. Tank was full and I ran fuel...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 109,500
Views: 22,012,799
Posted By Mercenary
Have you tried running it with the cap off?

Have you tried running it with the cap off?
Forum: Canada 04-07-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,874
Posted By Mercenary
I say giv'r. The weather won't be that bad.....

I say giv'r. The weather won't be that bad.....
Forum: Canada 04-07-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,804
Posted By Mercenary
Whats with the kilt? You some kind of Viking?

Whats with the kilt? You some kind of Viking?
Forum: Canada 04-03-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,004
Posted By Mercenary
Heh. My DR's suspension is built for bigger...

Heh. My DR's suspension is built for bigger riders. Ask me. I know. I'm bigger than you and my bike's suspension is sprung just fine ;)

Pics coming your way tomorrow.
Forum: Face plant 03-30-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 337
Views: 114,394
Posted By Mercenary
Wow. What a great recovery! Wishing you nothing...

Wow. What a great recovery! Wishing you nothing but the best!
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