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Old 26 Jul 2002
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Bike swap - In California for ???

I’m located in Northern California, 1 hours ride from San Francisco, the Napa Valley Wine country, Pacific Ocean and 1 ½ hours from Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Mountains. Great starting point for a Pacific Northwest tour. I currently have four bikes and would love to hear from anyone interested in a swap in Europe or possible other destinations. I’ve been riding for over 25 yrs and am Motorcycle Safety Foundation Instructor (very safe rider). Please drop me an e-mail and we can discuss the possibility.
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Old 11 Jul 2010
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I'd be interested to know if you found anyone???
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Talking Super Tenere in Capetown

We have an XTZ750 Yamaha Super Tenere we will leave in Capetown, South Africa if we cant sell it.
We are keen to go to Canada and USA this June. Do you still want to do a bike swap?
What sort of bike do you have? Do you have access to a motorhome or a car that you would swap?
Check out our bike on www.horizonsunlimited.com/tstories/peck

Let us know what works for you!

We are semi retired and very flexible.

We will leave the bike with a Horizons member near Capetown.

Looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Cheers, Patrick and Belinda Peck and Miss Adventure II
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Swap near London Heathrow

Hi, I have a BMW 1150 GSA near London Heathrow ready to storm Europe. I need a bike to tour US with wife as pillion in November of this year (maybe earlier)

Do you want to swap?
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Hi Nigel

I may have a Triumph Tiger available if you are interested it is in Michigan would like to see it finish up in California just north of San Francisco near Petaluma

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Then I could be looking for a bike to ride to Australia but that might be to much to ask unless you wanted to ride it back ??

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Original post was in 2002, and by his profile, he was last here early 2010 so I'm guessing you are not going to get much from him.


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