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1362-Bell 2, BC

The road to the Yukon is very long so I decided to split it up. Eight hours one day, seven hours the next. I saw a little blip on the map and an ad for a lodge. I called made [...]

June 20, 2016 Alaska Ride, Canada, Motorcycle Trips

Follow Along – Tok, AK

Making the final 330 mile push into Anchorage, tomorrow. Today was one of the most challenging of riding days. The road from Destruction Bay to the border was extremely rough and there was over 30 miles of loose gravel, dust, mud, [...]

June 17, 2016 Alaska Ride, Canada, Motorcycle Trips

1361-North to Alaska

I’ve been looking of this sign for two weeks. This is the 450 mile long Cassiar Highway that goes to the Yukon and should be one of the most beautiful stretches of road on this trip.Enough of this British Columbia. [...]

June 17, 2016 Alaska Ride, Canada, Motorcycle Trips

1358-Smithers, BC

Did almost 1,000 kilometers in the last two days and have ended up in Smithers, BC. It’s at the base of the mountains that are headed for the west coast and very cold. No tap beer in this town. Had [...]

June 14, 2016 Canada, Motorcycle Trips

1357-Quesnel, BC

Rode from Pemberton to Quesnel which is really close to Prince George. Tomorrow I make the left turn and god towards the west coast and Alaska. The first two hours were on a two-lane very narrow twisty turny road with [...]

June 13, 2016 Alaska Ride, Canada, Motorcycle Trips

1356-Butchart Gardens – Victoria, BC

The Butchart Gardens 20 miles outside Victoria, BC are one of the most beautiful gardens and landscaping I have seen. The peacefulness of many of the settings are worth the journey to experience. I spent the afternoon slowly walking the [...]

June 13, 2016 Alaska Ride, Canada, Motorcycle Trips

1355-Pemberton, BC

Left Victoria this AM and rode two hours to Nanaimo where I caught the ferry to North Vancouver and the Trans-Canadian Highway north. This was an easy ferry ride compared to the one from Port Angeles to Victoria. This ride, [...]

June 12, 2016 Alaska Ride, Canada, Motorcycle Trips

1354-Victoria, BC

Victoria, BC is a beautiful and fun city in which to explore. I returned from the Butchart Gardens visit and landed at the inner harbor in downtown. I strolled around checking out the waterfront and wondered into one of my [...]

June 12, 2016 Canada, Motorcycle Trips

938-Project Kaisei

Janine and I sailed on the tall ship Kaisei out of Vancouver, BC to investigate the trash that was floating towards the United States from the Fukushima disaster in Japan. Janine organized the project and crewed the ship. I came [...]

May 11, 2013 Canada

937-Active Pass

Active Pass was one of the most interesting spots we experienced on our short voyage. The tides are quite fierce in this area of the world and as you can see from the maps below, this narrow channel is one [...]

May 10, 2013 Canada