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Forum: Equipment 06-22-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,736
Posted By Bern
I just got a Big Agnes mat and it works real good...

I just got a Big Agnes mat and it works real good is insulated and packs up very small.......got it from MEC
Forum: Canada 02-10-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,087
Posted By Bern
left here for Vancouver 2 years ago in late...

left here for Vancouver 2 years ago in late May......snow all the way to Mucho Lake and then rain all the way to Vancouver...........I would wait until early June before I took off...
Forum: Canada 02-04-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
No worries JimmieA, I didn't think you were :D...

No worries JimmieA, I didn't think you were :D .......The trip back is going to be a differnt route so that's all part of the adventure too. I'll definatly need tires by the time I get to that part...
Forum: Canada 02-04-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
How long did you take to do it?

How long did you take to do it?
Forum: Canada 02-04-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
I'm Acadian and the family fled Port Royal and...

I'm Acadian and the family fled Port Royal and hid on PEI (Isle St. John) during the first deportation then got rounded up in 1748 or so, transferred to Fortress Louisburg then shipped out with all...
Forum: Canada 02-04-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dc42JAHNPw ...

..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dc42JAHNPw

Very good!
Forum: Canada 02-04-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
I'm certainly no stranger to moose on the road...

I'm certainly no stranger to moose on the road considering where I live, however the caribou seem to be a bigger threat. Had a nasty get off due to those assholes back in 2006. That was when I...
Forum: Canada 02-03-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Google says 700 KM from L'anse Aux Meadows to...

Google says 700 KM from L'anse Aux Meadows to Port Aux Basques ferry...........can this actually be done in a day?
I have seen plenty of distances like this that take alot more than a days (my day)...
Forum: Canada 02-03-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Thanks guys!!! I love this place!

Thanks guys!!!
I love this place!
Forum: Canada 02-03-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
While I'm at it..... is anyone out there from St....

While I'm at it..... is anyone out there from St. Johns??
I'm looking for advise on a place that I can store my bike for a day or so while I venture over to Saint Pierre......would one of the local...
Forum: Canada 02-03-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
I'm just going to make the trip across this huge...

I'm just going to make the trip across this huge country complete and have a look see what's there........Ferry to St. Johns......flight to Saint Pierre and back, then up to the Viking village then...
Forum: Canada 02-03-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
I'll be 2 days to Saint Pierre as well so looks...

I'll be 2 days to Saint Pierre as well so looks to be a week there all told..........It looks like the four days would cover it and at a fairly leisurly pace too........beside ya gotta same something...
Forum: Canada 02-02-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Starting to pinpoint camping areas and some are...

Starting to pinpoint camping areas and some are sure expensive.......the KOA in Thunder Bay wants 45 bucks for a tent site......does someone tuck you in at night for that?
Does anyone know of a...
Forum: Canada 01-27-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Hmm, well thanks guys........I have looked at the...

Hmm, well thanks guys........I have looked at the north shore and it does look nice plus Tadoussac has always interested me. Maybe I will go this way there and south shore on the way back.
Forum: Canada 01-20-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 740
Posted By Bern
Just north of Watson Lake is the Northern Beaver...

Just north of Watson Lake is the Northern Beaver Post, great camping, nice people, good resturant and also little cabins if need be.
In downtown Whitehorse is Robert Service Campground......very...
Forum: Canada 01-17-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Thanks for the heads up.....Google maps made it...

Thanks for the heads up.....Google maps made it look pretty simple.......I'll have another look and check out the North shore again
Forum: Canada 01-15-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Right on thanks!!! I have a route picked out...

Right on thanks!!!
I have a route picked out that is very close to the one you suggest except I plan to cross over to the south shore at Trois-Rivieres and will for sure go the Gaspe' route....
Forum: Canada 01-12-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Thanks! My thoughts too.

Thanks! My thoughts too.
Forum: Canada 01-12-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Can anyone enlighten me about the Kenora bypass? ...

Can anyone enlighten me about the Kenora bypass?
What is the benefit of taking it over the other route?
Forum: Canada 01-12-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Thanks to all for the input!! My route is...

Thanks to all for the input!!
My route is picked and plugged in........looks to be 22 days to get to Newfoundland about 4 days on the rock and then 10 days home....and somewhere in the neighbourhood...
Forum: Canada 01-08-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Yeah, I'll be camping as much as...

Yeah, I'll be camping as much as possible..........there'll be the odd hotel here and there but mostly pitching a tent every night.......I'm trying to avoid trans Canada as much as possible, at least...
Forum: Canada 01-08-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
I'm giving myself about 35 days for the round...

I'm giving myself about 35 days for the round trip (give or take a week) I have what looks to be a nice ride planned as far as Thunder Bay......Victoria - Lethbridge (crows nest Pass) Lethbridge -...
Forum: Canada 01-06-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
I'm working my way east and by the looks of it...

I'm working my way east and by the looks of it there will be many questions about that too
Forum: Canada 01-06-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Okay, thanks and that is what I thought......The...

Okay, thanks and that is what I thought......The Trans Canada website said signal Hill so that was to be my ultimate goal but if it's within eyesight I'll just head on over there too and get them...
Forum: Canada 01-06-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
OOps, maybe I should have posted this in trip...

OOps, maybe I should have posted this in trip planning.......if so can this be moved??
Forum: Canada 01-06-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,531
Posted By Bern
Doing a cross Canada trip this summer

I'll be starting at Mile Zero Vancouver Island and going to Signal Hill Newfoundland this summer. It's no longer a dream and about to become a reality, I'm just starting to get into seriously...
Forum: Americas 01-03-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,136
Posted By Bern
+1

+1
Forum: Trip Planning 01-03-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,885
Posted By Bern
Awesome tool!! Just used it to plan a trip...

Awesome tool!!
Just used it to plan a trip across Canada........the final numbers were shocking and just what I needed to see to make it real......now I really have to start saving if I want it to...
Forum: Americas 01-03-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,593
Posted By Bern
It would be interesting to try and figure out How...

It would be interesting to try and figure out How many calories a guy would burn doing 8-10 hours in the saddle traveling at more than 80 Kph.

I have struggled with weight gain over the last 12...
Forum: Americas 01-02-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,593
Posted By Bern
Took you six weeks? So my 28 day plan might be...

Took you six weeks?
So my 28 day plan might be a bit tight? Considering it's 3 days just to get to the starting point.
Did you have plenty of time for little side trips or did you motor straight...
Forum: Americas 01-02-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,593
Posted By Bern
I like this one too.......and hitting a grocery...

I like this one too.......and hitting a grocery store deli for dinner is a great idea too.
Thanks everyone!!
See ya down the highway!
Forum: Americas 12-31-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,593
Posted By Bern
That's what I was thinking too........what about...

That's what I was thinking too........what about breakfast.
Instant oatmeal maybe??
I will of course have my little cooker so that's doable
Forum: Americas 12-31-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,593
Posted By Bern
Don't want to end up a fat fuck

Retirement is right around the corner and I am going to take that long promised trip across Canada next June.
Going to leave here, drive to mile zero at Victoria then Head to Signal Hill...
Forum: Canada 06-17-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bern
Actually I'll be going down (the road that...

Actually I'll be going down (the road that is):lol3
We are looking at sometime around the end of July
Forum: Canada 06-17-2009, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By Bern
Good to know! Thanks a million

Good to know!
Thanks a million
Forum: Canada 06-16-2009, 12:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bern
I don't think you will have too much trouble with...

I don't think you will have too much trouble with an overnight campout. Staying in one spot for more than a night might attract some attention but the worst they could do would be to ask you to move...
Forum: Canada 06-15-2009, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By Bern
Highway 37 (aka) Cassiar Hwy

Hi, I am looking for a recent report on the condition of this road........anyone out there been on this one recently?
Forum: Hacks 09-16-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,043
Posted By Bern
J M CB Radios

I have looked at almost all of the options out there and I keep coming back to the bike mounted CB radio by J M .
I haven't made the purchase yet but I will soon as we are planning a trip across...
Forum: Canada 08-22-2008, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By Bern
I don't like being on these roads in a truck at...

I don't like being on these roads in a truck at this time of year never mind a bike!
In all the years I have been here, by Oct. 31 one can almost always expect a fair wack of snow and temp to around...
Forum: Canada 09-12-2007, 07:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 747
Posted By Bern
Hi Ronyx You have sure come to the right place...

Hi Ronyx
You have sure come to the right place to find some useful information and probably some not so useful.:D

My wife and I are planning a similar trip. We will leave the Yukon and drive to...
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