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Les 5 points d’observation du ruissellement printanier pour les balades en moto

Les 5 points d’observation du ruissellement printanier pour les balades en moto

View in English Le temps paraît interminable depuis que vous aviez niché votre moto pour l’hiver. Laissant votre compagnon à deux roues couvert dans le coin du garage, pour ne vous entrevoir que temps à autre, à l’aller-retour du travail. Vous avez passé de nombreuses heures à regarder des vidéos d’excursion en moto, à attendre le moment où vous pourriez enfin vous réunir et prendre la route. Eh bien mon

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Ride the Highlands’ Most Memorable Roads – Part 1

Ride the Highlands’ Most Memorable Roads – Part 1

Voir en français Long before saddlebags were a thing, the road builders of Ontario’s Highlands created roads that carve through the land showcasing endless vistas and charming small towns. Today, these roads make a motorcyclist’s paradise; they make us want to ride through this unique part of Ontario and tune into their stories. Ride the Highlands is home to thousands of kilometres of uncrowded country roads and multiple preplanned single

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InstaMeet 2017 – 6 Riders and a Whole Lot of Likes

InstaMeet 2017 – 6 Riders and a Whole Lot of Likes

The roads of the Highlands have some serious horsepower behind them. They were crafted to hug the terrain and bring pure bliss as you carve each curve. The Ride the Highlands team loves our roads so much that we have to share them…literally. The Ride the Highlands team steered six social media gurus through Ontario’s Highlands at the beginning of August 2017. During this InstaMeet, these moto enthusiasts felt the

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Mmmmmm motocyclettes et microbrasseries – 6 microbrasseries et cidreries qui valent le coup

Mmmmmm motocyclettes et microbrasseries – 6 microbrasseries et cidreries qui valent le coup

View in English Imaginez donner des coups de pioche à longueur de journée pendant des mois d’affilée sachant qu’à un moment donné, des gens sur deux roues en seront ravis. Les constructeurs de routes étaient de véritables artisans qui ont taillé les délicieux rubans sinueux dont raffolent les motocyclistes d’aujourd’hui. Or, un autre type d’artisan fait désormais ressentir sa présence dans les hautes-terres de l’Ontario et propose des délices d’une

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Mmmmmm Motorcycles & Microbrews – 6 Microbreweries & Cideries Worth Riding To

Mmmmmm Motorcycles & Microbrews – 6 Microbreweries & Cideries Worth Riding To

Voir en français Imagine swinging a pickaxe, everyday, for months on end, knowing that at some point people on two wheels will really appreciate it. The road builders were true craftsmen who carved out the ribbons of the delicious twistiness that are enjoyed by all riders today. Another type of craftsman has emerged in Ontario’s Highlands and is delivering a different type of deliciousness… that of craft beer and cider.

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Ride the Highlands Locals You Need to Meet – Part 2

Ride the Highlands Locals You Need to Meet – Part 2

Ride the Highlands would not be what it is without the locals who make up our communities’ very colourful personality. If you can’t tell, we love our locals and how welcoming they are to you, our two-wheeled guests. It’s not rare for riders to meet a local who is keen to strike up a conversation, tell you about the area and give you insider tips. To show how awesome our

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Ride the Highlands Locals You Need to Meet – Part 1

Ride the Highlands Locals You Need to Meet – Part 1

We’ve all heard, “The greatest part of the journey is the people you meet along the way.” This rings true for anyone who’s had the opportunity to Ride the Highlands. Yes, Ontario’s Highlands’ topography is a rider’s dream but it’s the people that truly make this place so special. A location of early settlement, Ontario’s Highlands was once populated by an eclectic mix of ‘salt of the earth’ folks, who

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