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Old 10-20-2013, 11:59 AM   #1
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Hawaii Question

In April I will be headed to the big island..

Found place that rents motorcycles near where I will be staying .. they dont have any adventure type motorcycles..

anyone know any where on big island that rents more adventure bikes between kona and north we are going to be staying near Mauna Kea beach hotel.. below is map!4d-155.824365

any info would be great thanks

or has anyone used

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Old 10-22-2013, 04:59 PM   #2
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Never rented a bike in Hawaii, but I've been there plenty of times.

The only advice I have is to prepare to be the only guy wearing proper gear. Every time I'm there I shudder at the level of protection most riders I see have - sandals, shorts, tank tops, and MAYBE a skull cap helmet.
If you're an ATGATT rider, don't be lulled into a false sense of security by the locals....

They're called accidents, not on-purposes (as my mum used to say...)

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Old 10-23-2013, 06:26 AM   #3
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There is a Hawaii thread in the regional forum. There is some good info there.
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