Based in the Thompson / Okanagan region of beautiful British Columbia

Associated with:

MOACharter CLUB #186

Club pictures
John, Diane and Lori rode out with me to the Red Rock Garage in Beaverdell. Doug was one of the early arrivals greeting us.
A great turnout. Dan & Lisa have really worked at setting up the Red Rock Garage and surrounding properties. It's an excellent venue for a barbe...
The barbecue was catered. Here's Dan checking out the food lineup.
They put on a truly awesome spread. Excellent food.
A steady lineup for the fixins.
L-R: Siggi, Wayne, Gerry, John & Diane.
CW from front: John, Diane, Estelle, Martin, Siggi, Wayne, Gerry and Lori.
They had live entertainment all afternoon.
John & Martin.
L-R: Rosemarie (with Beemer), Gerry, Grant and Dave.
Gary, Siggi, Glen, Hans & Carrie.
L-R: ____, Estelle, Terry, Gary, ____, Peter, Bernie and James.
Diane, Lori, John, Estelle and Dave.
Gerry & Peter.
Glen & Carrie.
More entertainment.
Adrian & Terry.
John & Estelle.
Hans, Glen, Carrie, Adrian, Terry & Gerry
Adrian & Dan
Back for a second set.
Dan had arranged camping at "Zack's on Fifth", a short walk from the barbecue. We wandered over to check it out.
Gerry was the only one of our group that camped. Too bad as it's an excellent setting, right by the river.
Gerry, Siggi and Estelle checking out the river.
Estelle and Terry by the stream.
There is a secondary camp area known as "Zack's Fantasy Island" accessible by a small walking bridge.
This is an very nice set up, possibly for a future camp weekend. The building in the middle has washrooms, showers and two small suites.
Club breakies

Mid - week breakies in Kamloops and Kelowna.
Held on Wednesday throughout the year.

Open to spouses, significant others and possible members also.
Kamloops: at 8 am
Mt. Paul Golf Course

Kelowna:  at 9am
EK`s Grill


Upcoming events

Winter Breakout / Potluck Lunch / AGM

On Sat, February 29, 2020
12:00 h - 16:00 h

March Breakfast Ride - Freddy's Brew Pub - Kelowna

On Sun, March 29, 2020
10:00 h - 12:00 h

April Breakfast Ride - Riverfront Pub & Grill …

On Sun, April 26, 2020
10:00 h - 12:00 h

May Breakfast Ride - Thomasina's - Princeton

On Sun, May 31, 2020
10:00 h - 12:00 h

Red Rock Garage / VBMWR Summer Party

On Sun, June 7, 2020
12:00 h - 16:00 h

Mikes travel blog - Going south along the coast 2019

My this years trip along the Atlantik coast to the Normandy, France.
Read and (hopefully) enjoy ….

Mikes travel blog - Blackforest 2018

My actually 4th trip in that Region of south-west Germany.
Nice and winding roads, great food and last but not least, great people.

Read and (hopefully) enjoy…….

Mikes travel blog - Going north 2018

Here´s the "diary" about our trip to Denmark, Sweden and Norway.
"Our" means the friends Denise, Normand and me.

Read and (hopefully) enjoy……..

Touring New Zealand


New Zealand Exposure… 


Most of us have undertaken a tour of some sort on a motorbike whether it’s a couple of days with your mates somewhere for the weekend, or a couple of weeks around the country.  For motorcyclists more often than not its the journey which is more interesting than the destination. 

My first ride

Sunlight shimmered on her lithe frame, lust grew as my heartbeat pounded in my neck.  With her warm
vibrant purr humming through my fingers I gently eased her into a slow rhythmic strain as she shivered to

Touring Checklist

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