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05/31/2018
by Saari Hamilton

Thetis Island E-bike Tour

09/15/2018
by Saari Hamilton
Thetis Island, A Quiet Gem. E-bike touring on Thetis Island, BC. We want to show you the beauty of Vancouver Island and the surrounding gulf islands done E-bike Style. We will be highlighting some of our favorite spots to e-bike cruise and take in the spectacular scenery, picnic, and relax. Thetis Island is a little known gem accessed off of the East Coast of Vancouver Island and one of our favouite cycle spots. Very little vechicle traffic and beautiful scenery make of a peaceful...

Surface604 Boar Hunter E-bike

09/15/2018
by Saari Hamilton
Hunting or Fishing E-bike The Surface604 Boar Hunter Fat Tire e-bike was designed by Hunters for Hunters. Tailored to fit the needs your needs, these fat tire bikes are made for all terrain conditions, and have a large 750 watt motor to tow a trailer or carry 100 lbs of gear on the racks. These e-bikes allow you to travel greater distances in search of wild life, and make packing out a breeze. They are smaller than a Quad or 4 x 4 allowing you to access areas, that could not be previously...

Beach Riding is Spectacular

09/15/2018
by Saari Hamilton
No more slogging down the beach. Now you can flow along the shoreline, wind in your hair, letting worries and cares fall way behind. For a Sandbike, a hubmotor with its sealed casing is an ideal choice for motor. Hub motors have been run underwater in tests for days without failure. Regardless of what your bike is made of, or what your components are made of it is a good idea to hose down your e-bike with fresh water after every ride.

Denman Island E-bike Tour

09/14/2018
by Saari Hamilton
Denman Days! My mission to ride an electric bike on as many of the Gulf Island as possible, has lead me to the often overlooked Denman Island. It does't have the sandy beaches of it's famous partner island of Hornby, but make no mistake, Denman Island has a lot to offer, with a lot less traffic. "Denmand island is 19 km long and 5 km wide, and marked by a rolling ridge on the eastern side that rises 60 to 100 metres toward the western side of the island. There are sandy beaches,...

Ebike Cleaning and Care

06/14/2018
by Saari Hamilton
You should always read the owner’s manual supplied with your electric ebike, but here's some extra tips we've picked up while working with ebikes. How do I keep my battery in tip top shape? Only use the charger that was supplied with your ebike to charge your battery. Store ebike, batteries, and charger in a dry place, out of the weather. Only operate the charger in a dry place. Shock, vibration, high heat, sub freezing temperatures, water, high humidity, crushing,...

Electric bikes and the the RV lifestyle are a seamless fit

05/31/2018
by Saari Hamilton
Electric bikes and the the RV lifestyle are a seamless fit. Whether you’re a weekend camper or a RV road warrior, the ebike is an eco-friendly, affordable and lighweight way to take your travel experience to the next level. Wind in your hair and a smile on your face. The first reason the ebike is the answer, your electric bike will give you the freedom to visit the closest town, or get to the store without having to break camp or unhook your truck. With ranges up to 60 km, an...