Ganso de América del Sur (South American Goose)

Discussion in 'Ride Reports - Epic Rides' started by OtterChaos, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. Rubinski

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  2. Rubinski

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    Hey buddy how are you doing? Ruben here. I'm heading to Bahia de San Luis Gonzaga October 7th. Plan on camping by the sea for a few days. Would love to do Mexico (the Nayarit Coast) and hopefully to Panama this summer so let me know if you go, maybe we can ride together for a few days.
  3. OtterChaos

    OtterChaos Guzzi Sud!

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    Hiyas Ruben, good to hear from you. I've ridden past Gonzaga Bay a couple of times but didn't stop. I'd like to do that some day as well. If looking for a ride while there you could ride about 20 miles south on Mex5 to visit Coco Corner, the road turns to dirt right at the turn off for Gonzaga Bay.

    I don't know what the weather is like summertime on the Nayarit Coast but it could be interesting if not hot and raining.
  4. Rubinski

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    I think I'll do that ride while i'm in Gonzaga Bay. . Hope all goes well with your medical appointments.
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  5. mototrekkin

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    Hey Otter! Glad to hear that you are doing better and are back on the bike. I just got back from a 1 week ride from Cali to Washington, through Montana, Idaho, Nevada and back to Cali. I put about 2500 miles and was basically a long break in/test for the MG Stornello. Glad to report that the bike performed flawless. On Tuesday, I will cross over into Mexico and start my journey to Tierra Del Fuego. Honestly, these past couple days have been very hard even though it has been great to spend some time with my wife and dog, I can' help but feel the loneliness already. I know it will be tough, hoping that I can stay strong and enjoy the ride. I will start a ride report sometime next week after I cross over and start the ride and also once I get some pics.

    I wonder if you know any of my friends who were also navy boys and ended up in the nuke industry. I used to work for Curtiss Wright/Enertech in Brea CA, who sells valves and pumps to power plants. That would be pretty awesome if you did eh?!

    Cheers!

    Johnston
  6. OtterChaos

    OtterChaos Guzzi Sud!

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    Have a great trip!! I may know some of your friends if they went to work at Diablo Canyon where I worked for many years. Just tonight I was thinking of heading down to Mexico (Baja to start) soon once I get my appointments done next week. Need to put more time into traveling to get acclimated even more.
  7. mototrekkin

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    Awesome! hope you get out there soon and meet up with me. I will be crossing over tomorrow and probably spend about a week in Baja. Come on by and have a beer! Shoot me an email, if you find yourself down there in the next week. Cheers!