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Forum: Ride reports 05-17-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,278
Posted By coug66
Wait till he trys to get another discount

He gets a discounted rate based on putting a trip report together that Wild Riders can use, then he publishes the rate to the community and then doesn't deliver. This couldn't have been much worse? ...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
Puke raw video

it gives you an idea what the riding is like.

boring but if your interested..

video 1 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AVXRja_Fbo)

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Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,278
Posted By coug66
That looks like fun, I think travelling is more...

That looks like fun, I think travelling is more fun when you meet people.

Thanks for the picture!

Ian
Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,278
Posted By coug66
How are the travellers in Costa rica?

My brother was down there last summer an he said the backpacking scene was mostly woman.

How is the tourista population down there?

the hostel picture looked empty except for a little...
Forum: Ride reports 04-18-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,278
Posted By coug66
looking forward to this!

The fishing is really good in Costa Rica, we brought so much fish to the restuarant we had to tell the gal "no mas por favor" as we were all stuffed. Any more would have just plain hurt.

...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-28-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,180
Posted By coug66
Aprilia Futura

I love the Aprilia Futura! Yours is my favorite color. Awesome pictures of the bike!

Those roads, the colors, amazing.

I never understood why that bike wasn't more popular, perhaps it was...
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
visit Costa Rica

18 month bump

My brother went to Costa Rica and visited Boca Del Tores Panama this year,

said there was 8 woman to every 1 guy. Back packer crowd

The roles were reversed and the woman...
Forum: Ride reports 03-07-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
went fishing this time

Just came back from another trip. Same locations Mal Pais, Samara and Gioness.

This rivers were a trickle compared with this trip. We were able to take a pretty direct route from Mal Pais to...
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
Had a great time!

Went all over had a great time.
we had a great time. Stayed longer at the tree house Samara. Met the owner this time will stay there even longer next time we go.

Found some amazing restuarants...
Forum: Latin America 07-23-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,124
Posted By coug66
Buy a machine off craigs list!

I did take the tests and bought the cpap. Insurance covered a large portion but I still was out of pocket about $500?

A lower cost option might be to buy the setup on Craigs list. Set the machine...
Forum: Ride reports 07-18-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
Going back to the same locations in August!

I am heading back this August with the wife for a Anniversary trip!


Thorsten is taking care of me ( very reasonable rental of a Terios)
Casa Romantica ( reasonable rate )
Playa Carmen Beach...
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,963
Posted By coug66
I just bought two of these. Don't know if...

I just bought two of these.

Don't know if they are any good but once the arrive I will review for the rest of you.

...
Forum: Ride reports 03-22-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 20,595
Posted By coug66
The chase vehicle was the same price as the...

The chase vehicle was the same price as the bikes, it was finding the volunteer driver that was tough. We took the total rental and divided by 6.

We originally had plans to take a day or two...
Forum: Ride reports 03-21-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 20,595
Posted By coug66
Love the trip report!

I am enjoying your report, at some point can you review the Aprilia's?

I am curious how they compare to the KLR?

I have not seen that model before.

Thanks,

Ian
Forum: Ride reports 01-25-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 892
Views: 192,660
Posted By coug66
http://lh5.ggpht.com/_T-UVTaEy1wQ/S1vHYRGUyxI/AAAA...

http://lh5.ggpht.com/_T-UVTaEy1wQ/S1vHYRGUyxI/AAAAAAAANhA/F1FeiYvMgQI/s800/IMG_6307.JPG


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I can't get over all the cranes on those buildings? There are cranes everywhere:huh WOW!
...
Forum: Ride reports 01-13-2010, 06:32 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 192,660
Posted By coug66
retirement plan, own a camp site in...

retirement plan, own a camp site in Montezuma!:wink:


the owner didn't sleep the whole night or day and when I saw him he was pouring shots for himself.:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 12-30-2009, 07:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,141
Posted By coug66
Glad to enjoy the trip with you, just curious...

Glad to enjoy the trip with you, just curious what happened to all the pretty girls?

Not one picture of a local gal? :huh


still not too late to post :D

What larger bikes did they...
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2009, 09:47 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 21,272
Posted By coug66
Awesome report! Brought back many fond...

Awesome report!

Brought back many fond memories. I thoroughly enjoyed your report. :D

The food, beaches, and wild life, its all beautiful!


What was going on below? I never saw a...
Forum: Ride reports 12-13-2009, 04:18 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 21,272
Posted By coug66
Loved the report so far! Great memory to...

Loved the report so far! Great memory to celebrate your 25th!

Keep the pictures coming, I live for Costa Rica reports.

The hotel Cacts hasn't changed a bit.

Your report has me there...
Forum: Ride reports 11-28-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,146
Posted By coug66
Don't tease us and walk away, more please more!!!!

Don't tease us and walk away, more please more!!!!
Forum: Ride reports 11-24-2009, 07:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
River crossing the Bongo

The Costa Rica bike trip not going down in 2010. Still doing the 20th with the wife but no bikes, maybee a quad rental in Mal Pais.

The trip to Montezuma would be fun on a quad. Plus the wife can...
Forum: Ride reports 11-20-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,146
Posted By coug66
How do you like those raised bars? I...

How do you like those raised bars?

I helped my brother install his and it seemed to make the bike much more comfortable.

Nice ride!

Ian
Forum: Ride reports 11-19-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,146
Posted By coug66
How Did It Turn Out????

:ear Are you OK? did you forget or are you not back yet?

plleeeaaasse post some pics for us Costa Rica addicts.

thanks,

Ian
Forum: Ride reports 11-16-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,058
Posted By coug66
Last day, Pete and I

The next day the weather was perfect, it was a Friday and we a nice little route planned starting in Sumas and then hugging HWY 9 till we got to Arlington.

The other guys were racing back on I-5....
Forum: Ride reports 11-15-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,058
Posted By coug66
Day 5 and three a ferry boat day

Today was going to be good but would start with troubles.

Toms KLR was having problems starting?

Michaels V Strom had only driven a short distance on his dead battery, hardly giving it much...
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,649
Posted By coug66
I am so excited to be going back next year. :clap...

I am so excited to be going back next year. :clap


I appreciate you posting the pictures its like heroin to my Costa Rica addiction!!!!!


Ian
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2009, 11:12 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 30,949
Posted By coug66
I would spend the time in Costa Rica!

I would haul ass down to Costa Rica and spend 5 weeks there.

Ian
Forum: Ride reports 11-12-2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,058
Posted By coug66
Alert Bay to Comox

In the morning we were served a fantastic breakfast of fresh berry pancakes and a home made muselix mix. We also had time to look at some of the available maps of the area. The people running the...
Forum: Ride reports 11-10-2009, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,058
Posted By coug66
http://home.comcast.net/~ianlindner/pwpimages/IMG_...

http://home.comcast.net/~ianlindner/pwpimages/IMG_1439.jpgDay 3

We got up early we were going to check out Ucluelet on our way out.

Nice little town we drove to the end of the road. Not much...
Forum: Ride reports 11-06-2009, 09:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,058
Posted By coug66
Day 2 Victoria to Tofino

The previous day was the assembly process for the Freedom tour. We were all together in Victoria.
We had a good opening night food and drinks and now were heading off on a riding adventure.
We had...
Forum: Ride reports 11-05-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,058
Posted By coug66
Freedom Tour 2009 - Vancouver Island

This was a tough decision, we were on such a high from 2008's Freedom Tour Costa Rica (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=376909).
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We thought about Eastern Oregon but most...
Forum: Ride reports 10-22-2009, 09:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
Wife and I are going to celebrate our 20th in CR,...

Wife and I are going to celebrate our 20th in CR, looking to build another bike trip before my wife fly's down.

Spend a 5 days or so riding and then pick the wife up from the airport :clap
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2009, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By coug66
I have had 2 Bestems and they worked fine. I...

I have had 2 Bestems and they worked fine. I installed one on my GS1150 ( sold) and one currently on my Vstrom. I particulalry liked the Led brake lights in the trunk lid. I also just bought the bag...
Forum: Ride reports 12-19-2008, 09:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
cost of this trip

10 day trip all inclusive eating and drinking everything I wanted. traveling on a DR650 with support vehicle. Staying in very nice hotels.



Airfare $630 Continental SEA to...
Forum: Ride reports 12-10-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,085
Posted By coug66
I think this is the Bongo river. see the...

I think this is the Bongo river. see the difference in the water level when it was raining in August.

http://gagnaou.smugmug.com/photos/426425097_AiCmD-XL.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 12-09-2008, 07:38 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,085
Posted By coug66
When I tried it it didn't work and what was worse...

When I tried it it didn't work and what was worse it locked up your thread. I have figured how to do it and updated my threads video's but will leave them in my thread. I couldn't even delete my post...
Forum: Ride reports 12-07-2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,085
Posted By coug66
Great post lots of pictures!

Great post lots of pictures.:clap I would like to know how to post the video like you did without having to go to another site.

Bummer about the rain and fog. Looks like it only added to the...
Forum: Old's Cool 10-25-2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 152,298
Posted By coug66
I love the GS1100EZ I have had since 1985. I...

I love the GS1100EZ I have had since 1985. I purchased the bike new for $3000 from a dealer that had two sitting.

Many great memories and this is one of the reasons why I think motorcycles are...
Forum: Ride reports 09-22-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
right now Puntaranus would be just fine with me.

After being away for a month or so I sure miss Costa Rica. I suppose its the stress of work and life compared to the carefree atmosphere of CR.

I sure miss my time there.


MY ribs: I think...
Forum: Ride reports 09-13-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,817
Posted By coug66
This is short video with motorcycle action helmet...

This is short video with motorcycle action helmet camera.

GoPro video cam. my brother took the DVD (he did for the group) and condensed it to a shorter version.
:clap
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