Africa Twin - Feature

Cross-Canada Trip 2019 – Gear Test – Lone Rider Minibags & Adventure Tent

Last summer, I was able to be an early adopter for a new luggage system made by Lone Rider – Motobags. I was given the option to try the bags at a large discount and return them after a trial period at no cost to me. I figured it was worth a try and if…




2019 Ride Planning – Cross-Canada – Again….

Starting the initial planning for the 2019 riding season. Really looking forward to seeing other parts of Canada on this second cross-Canada trek.

This time I’ll be going through Labrador, Newfoundland and trying to incorporate elements of the TCAT (Trans-Canada Adventure Trail). Like the last time I rode across Canada in 2017, there is a…




Pirelli MT21 Feature

Pirelli MT21 Tire Review – 2,000 and going….

After trying a 80/20 tire in the Mitas E-12, I thought I’d give a similar tire a try in the Pirelli MT21. It also is a 80/20 or possibly 90/10 offroad to road bias and comes with great reviews. There are two aspects that riders tend to focus on with this tire – grip and…




Forestry Trunk Road – Calgary -> Highwood House -> Blairmore/Coleman

Had a chance to ride with an old VFR riding buddy – Paul. We both toured together a few times on our VFRs and have since switched to the same type of bike again – the Africa Twin.

We had a day ride to head to Blairmore/Coleman along the Forestry Trunk Road. Great late season weather….




2018 Chilcotin Adventure - Fraser Valley

2018 Chilcotin Adventure

The summer trip was a success. We had an unbelievable experience exploring some of the remote areas of central and north-central British Columbia. Spending most of the trip away from humanity, traffic and stress. It was certainly an area that I’d go back to do more rides in as the terrain and scenery were amazing.

With…