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Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Sorry, not been on for a while. There's a...

Sorry, not been on for a while.

There's a link a couple of posts back fella.

Cheers. :)

Just found this site which will give some great places to add to any potential routes....
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2010, 12:17 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
You definitely have a fantastic standard of...

You definitely have a fantastic standard of living, but I guess that comes at a cost.
Stilling your own seems to be the way ahead. :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 05-28-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
Not at those prices you wont!:D Take a bottle...

Not at those prices you wont!:D
Take a bottle or three of spirits with ya. :freaky
Forum: Ride reports 03-13-2010, 05:42 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,419
Posted By AdamAbel
Some great pics guys. :clap Not got as much...

Some great pics guys. :clap

Not got as much BIG country over here, but here's my contributions....
Wales:
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v603/Abelrider/WalesSept2008/DSCF1065.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
You can download the route here: ...

You can download the route here:
http://www.therevcounter.com/trcvault-foreign-rideout-routes-non-uk-5/
You may have to register tho.
Forum: Ride reports 01-26-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
Or certain lesser ride reports....:wink:

Or certain lesser ride reports....:wink:
Forum: Ride reports 01-25-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
Just what Dad's are for. Good man. :D ...

Just what Dad's are for. Good man. :D

Better luck next time GS. Nice write up.




And yeah, lofoten, what the hell are you waiting for man? Old age doesn't help these kind of trips ya know?...
Forum: Ride reports 01-24-2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Unfortunately for some reason the upload of these...

Unfortunately for some reason the upload of these as an attachment fails despite being .gpx files and within the size limits.
If anyone wants them PM me an email address and I will send them to you.
Forum: Ride reports 01-16-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1,688
Views: 1,999,628
Posted By AdamAbel
Great report. Makes my efforts look pitiful. One...

Great report. Makes my efforts look pitiful. One day I hope to have the time, money and gumption to get somewhere near it...




Must make for an interesting approach to the runway for the...
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
He has a lot of fans in the UK too. Top fella....

He has a lot of fans in the UK too. Top fella. Great to see him doing so well.
Here's hoping he can hold it to the line. :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2010, 01:25 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
http://www.gulesider.no/kart/?spraak=en#lat%3D9620...

http://www.gulesider.no/kart/?spraak=en#lat%3D9620239.41675%26lon%3D1416935.22435%26zoom%3D4%26layers%3D0B000%26tab%3Daddress

Just zoom right in, it's amazing what you can find.:evil
Have fun.
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
The future is a little unclear at the moment tbh....

The future is a little unclear at the moment tbh.
I am supposed to be going off radar for 6 months this summer in a not so friendly country 700miles NE of you, but due to a little incident doing...
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2010, 04:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Pah! If you want scary near that spot.... ...

Pah! If you want scary near that spot....
<object width="640" height="385"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/PCS2VeeQzo8&hl=en_US&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen"...
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
<object width="640" height="505"><param...

<object width="640" height="505"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/kYKqhoX7TqI&hl=en_US&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param...
Forum: Ride reports 01-09-2010, 08:32 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Hey, you can hardly see the Africa twin and CBR6...

Hey, you can hardly see the Africa twin and CBR6 behind our beautiful bikes, and it was only two pics.:D
http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i125/Funners/NORWAY/Norway2009280.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
LOL, get to it slacker.:D

LOL, get to it slacker.:D
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Some bonus pics off Guy's iPhone: ...

Some bonus pics off Guy's iPhone:
http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i125/Funners/NORWAY/Norway2009739.jpg
http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i125/Funners/NORWAY/Norway2009740.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2010, 02:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
We pretty much blasted back on the motorway when...

We pretty much blasted back on the motorway when we got back to Blighty.
We said our farewells outside Colchester as we reached the A12 and set off our separate ways.

I assume this is Guy's final...
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
It really was an appreciated night in a Hotel to...

It really was an appreciated night in a Hotel to be honest. Friday had been a LOOOOOOOOOONG day. But a surprisingly enjoyable one. The extra pressure added a certain something....
So Saturday saw us...
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2010, 01:40 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
One of my finer photos I think you will agree?...

One of my finer photos I think you will agree? :wink:
Forum: Ride reports 01-07-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Friday morning saw me rise early, and after...

Friday morning saw me rise early, and after realising my helmet camera had gone flat for the run over the snow road, I left Funners to pack up his tent and had a quick blast back over the Aurland and...
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
I just remembered I had put this one up as a...

I just remembered I had put this one up as a separate clip.
It's another I need to reload as YT squashed the picture, but you get the idea:
<object width="480" height="385"><param name="movie"...
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Well, it's more that we didn't know (or...

Well, it's more that we didn't know (or particularly care:D ) than thinking it probably was illegal. There was no barriers or obvious signs that I recall....:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
I got bored.:augie

I got bored.:augie
Forum: Ride reports 01-06-2010, 02:49 PM
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Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
The next morning we rose early once more dropped...

The next morning we rose early once more dropped down the valley a little to arrive at the Hotel Videster, with it's 57 rooms that we didn't even know was just out of sight down the hill.:D ...
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
It's an easy place to rave about.:D Not sure I...

It's an easy place to rave about.:D
Not sure I will ever tire of the place tbh....
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
I'm afraid I am going to have to take a small...

I'm afraid I am going to have to take a small break from this for a while as I am doing an Open University course and my next assignment is due in 10 days so I'd better target my efforts towards that...
Forum: Ride reports 01-05-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Its got just enough setting to mean it isn't...

Its got just enough setting to mean it isn't totally point and shoot if you don't want it to be, but it "iA" setting seems to take care of most situations. Best thing is tho not only does it have a...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Did I say 20 mins? I meant 4 mins.:augie Guy's...

Did I say 20 mins? I meant 4 mins.:augie
Guy's footage, once it's processed:
<object width="640" height="385"><param name="movie"...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
We didn't tbh. There were hundred mile stretches...

We didn't tbh. There were hundred mile stretches where I was just enjoying it too much to stop. :evil
The helmet cam came in handy for me then. Guy took lots of the pics on the fly.
The places...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
Shhh. Don't tell everyone and they will never...

Shhh. Don't tell everyone and they will never know. :wink:


I have just posted the day we rode it.
Whilst I wouldn't call it bad by any means, it certainly left me somewhat underwhelmed.
That...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
This was a day I was REALLY looking forward to....

This was a day I was REALLY looking forward to. The Atlantic Road, Trollstigen Pass, Geiranger and wild camping. What more could anyone want?:D

It took us a while to get going in the morning....
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
We left the Hytte bright and breezy after a good...

We left the Hytte bright and breezy after a good night's kip in beds.
http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i125/Funners/NORWAY/Norway2009175.jpg

There was lots of gravel roads today, and more high...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Aye, Muzzy would have hated it.:D

Aye, Muzzy would have hated it.:D
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
I kept my tent/bivvy in the bag and my doss bag...

I kept my tent/bivvy in the bag and my doss bag in a pannier.
The lids came off no worries with the bag in place still, unless I wanted FULL access but after an initial reorg there wasn't much call...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Yeah You Tube has wrecked the proportions of the...

Yeah You Tube has wrecked the proportions of the vid. I need to upload them again as they have sorted that issue out now but ones already uploaded won't change.

Some of them are bloody narrow in...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Glad you are enjoying it guys. I will add some...

Glad you are enjoying it guys. I will add some more later hopefully...

Aye end of June beginning of July. Sailed from Harwich on the 26th June.
My camera (the slightly larger pics for the most...
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2010, 02:24 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
Getting ready to leave the picnic site on Monday...

Getting ready to leave the picnic site on Monday morning.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v603/Abelrider/Norway%202009/P1000444.jpg
We took the back road to the next ferry which took in some more...
Forum: Ride reports 01-03-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 85,478
Posted By AdamAbel
Since you asked so nicely I have made a start....

Since you asked so nicely I have made a start. :wink:
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=538532
Forum: Ride reports 01-03-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,632
Posted By AdamAbel
They are Guys. I think he has sacked them to be...

They are Guys. I think he has sacked them to be honest.
They are useful if you are two up as they leave the pillion free, but I could fit bigger items (tent, kip mat etc) in my Ortlieb bag.
I think...
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