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by ANDYD
Mon Nov 04, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 802

Re: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019

A few photos posted here while we wait for out Gallery upgrade to be completed...
by ANDYD
Mon Nov 04, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 802

Re: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019

Excellent End of Season run, a dozen Land Rovers enjoyed one the best November weather weekends for a long time!

A BIG shout out to Shawn (the worlds Most Interesting Man) who put together a wonderful Mexican feast for everyone out in the wilderness.
by ANDYD
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 802

Re: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019

Hi John

Yes we are definately meeting in Squamish, at the first Tim's (at Progress & Industrial), address as above.

Looking like we have a "Dirty Dozen" of Land Rovers signed up, see you all for coffee at Timmies,

-Andy
by ANDYD
Tue Oct 29, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 802

Re: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019

Hey Colin,

It's about 160 kms off-road, round trip, from Squamish, back to Squamish,...

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 802

End of Season Camp Out - Nov 2nd-3rd 2019

OK, looks likes it's a go for next weekend, Rover-Landers End of Season run, Dinner and Camp out. This year we are staying looow in the valley due to the event being a little later than normal. Our Chef Shawn will be once again putting on a tasty Saturday night dinner, so make sure you let us know i...
by ANDYD
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: End of season run - 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 245

Re: End of season run - 2019

Hey Guys, Shawn had penciled in the first weekend in November (he needed a few weeks to recover from the NWC Sasquatch feast!). Although, at this time of year we need to weather watch a little, so short answer is "yes" there will be an end of season, final camp out. (don't put your camping gear away...
by ANDYD
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: B.C Company Land Rover - Logo's
Replies: 17
Views: 588

Re: Canadian Company Land Rovers - Logo's

Apparently the Darien Gap Series truck came from Canada (Toronto), its logo is not far off your circle logo .... wouldn't that be a nice find! :wink:
by ANDYD
Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Rover & Sasquatch?
Replies: 1
Views: 150

Rover & Sasquatch?

This photo snapped last weekend..... could this be the real Sasquatch?
by ANDYD
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

All the photos will all eventually be put up in the NWC 2019 folder in the Gallery (best viewed on a big screen :shock: ) Here is the NWC photo gallery link - https://roverlanders.bc.ca/gallery/index.php/NWC The site Gallery doesn't support videos yet so we will be putting the videos up onto the Rov...
by ANDYD
Tue Oct 08, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hey Neil,

That 101 sure made a great cargo hauler to Base Camp! Thanks again for all your help.

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Mon Oct 07, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Its great to hear everyone had fun and enjoyed the NWC 2019 Sasquatch Hunt. We focused on the fun side for this years event and everyone who participated and volunteered did an amazing job in making this one a year to remember. Congrats to Andrew and Richard, the Alberta / British Columbia team that...
by ANDYD
Thu Oct 03, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts
Replies: 23
Views: 729

Re: Series 1 parts

Hi Tony,

Do you know what years (age) they are?

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hi Don, We will be getting the volunteers to take photos as they will be staged at the check points, plus Pamela will be taking the photos at Base Camp. These photos will be shared after the event. The Challenge this year is not Spectator friendly as locations would be difficult to access and specta...
by ANDYD
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hi All,
Just for an update, we now have enough volunteers, thank you to all those that signed up.

We also have one more Driver who is in need of a Co-driver, let me know asap if you are interested in joining the challenge and being a co-driver,

cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Royal Yacht Britannia - 1948 S1
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Royal Yacht Britannia - 1948 S1

While a lot of big yachts have "garages" with Jet Skis, Motorcycles, quads etc ... what would you expect the Royal Yacht Britannia to have on board? A Royal Blue Series 1 of course .... The Royal Yacht, now decommissioned is on display in the UK including the 1948 Royal Blue Series 1, it apparently ...
by ANDYD
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hi Andrew & Richard,

Great to see we have another team! Which one of you is completing the Registration form? As its getting close to the deadline can you take a photo or scan the form and send it to us
roverlanders@shaw.ca

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hey Don, Pieter

Nice video, that looks like Hut Lake! Good to finally see the Orange Machine getting some action.
by ANDYD
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hi Bryan, yes there is room at the Base Camp for your tent. Yes, some wood would be a great idea (is there any restrictions at the border?).

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 249
Views: 25433

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

Its great to see another old Series Truck saved from the scrap yard, sooooooo much work but the results are priceless. Well done!

:1tonpull: wont be long until you'll be pulling Bjorn's Toyota out of the water holes on the Whipsaw :wink:
by ANDYD
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Yes, sorry according to the rules all teams must consist of a Driver and Co-Driver. Maybe post up that your looking for a co-driver, there has been others asking the same question.

Sam, Neil, sounds good, let us know when you know!

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Bulkhead back from paint
Replies: 33
Views: 1084

Re: Bulkhead back from paint

Hi Troy.

Looking like new! Almost there! It will be ready for the first snow!

Andy
by ANDYD
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hi Sam, Yes, those NWC tabs just went down last week for some strange reason, we are working on getting them back up soon. Basically this is what the tabs read; Vehicle requirements all Land Rovers have to be a Mechanical Sound, Road Legal & insured. Any soft top vehicle does require a Roll Cage. A ...
by ANDYD
Thu Sep 12, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Andrew Goh is having a few issues in Skagway
Replies: 4
Views: 194

Re: Andrew Goh is having a few issues in Skagway

Anyone heard from Andrew? Did he continue or turn back?
by ANDYD
Thu Sep 12, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: Can almost smell it....
Replies: 7
Views: 377

Re: Can almost smell it....

It will never be the "original" but it has some glimmers of heritage. I remember in the 80's in the UK when the Defender came out the all the old Series guys hated it :shock:
I will hold my final decision until after the test drive! :arrow:
by ANDYD
Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

A few updates added to the top post .....
by ANDYD
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept

Day #2 Nahatlatch to Cabin Lake
by ANDYD
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept

Yes, another wonderful adventure, a great group, "lucky eleven" started from Harrison Lake on day 1 and emerged near Princeton 4 days later :shock: Really enjoyed this rugged journey through the beautiful wilderness of British Columbia, thanks to all those that came along and shared the journey. Che...
by ANDYD
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

Hi Glen, So not to give the teams entering any local knowledge advantage, we keep the actual location somewhat secret. It will be in the Upper Fraser Valley (Harrison area) If you email me at roverlanders@shaw.ca I can pass on more volunteer info. Cheers -Andy PS We typically have Drivers looking fo...
by ANDYD
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

More information added to the first post ....

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Wed Sep 04, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept

No worries Richard, thanks for the update.

For all those who are coming along, a reminder it will get quite cold at mountain elevation at night, pack that extra sleeping bag!
by ANDYD
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept

Ok, weather is looking good 8) ... possibility of light rain on Sunday So eight of us will all be meeting at Whatcom Road A&W Thursday 9.30am for breakfast (keep in mind this is a weekday commute so your drive out to the Valley may take a bit longer!) Bill & Chris will be meeting us in Boston Bar ar...
by ANDYD
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: ROW Diesel Fuel Filler Neck/Extension Tube
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Re: ROW Diesel Fuel Filler Neck/Extension Tube

Hey Mark, if you don't have any luck finding a used one then give Jeremy a call, he will likely have them in stock.

Rocky Mountain Products, North Vancouver, BC – Tel. 604 913 7910
by ANDYD
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

Re: North West Challenge in BC for October 5th & 6th 2019

Yes, the approx location will be fairly close to the Harrison Lake area, Sasquatch country! There no doubt will be some Sasquatch hunting involved !!
by ANDYD
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: Lake2Lake Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th September

Sam oh Sam, starting to think you are avoiding us! (just saying!) Richard, sorry to hear you cant make it! We will miss our No1 Tail Gunner! Neil, thanks for sharing you trip story, sounds like you had quite the adventure, I'm looking forward to seeing the 101 with its new shoes on! Gord, we have mo...
by ANDYD
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Series/Disco Hybrid Build
Replies: 11
Views: 402

Re: Series/Disco Hybrid Build

Good steps forward, for sure a fun project.....
by ANDYD
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1932

North West Challenge in BC for October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019

North West Challenge 2019 - October 4th, 5th & 6th 2019 Hello Rover Enthusiasts; Yes, its that time again. Every 3 years BC gets to host the North West Challenge and in October we will be at it again. Put the dates in your calendar (coming up fast) and it will be great to see some teams (Driver plus...
by ANDYD
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Lake2Lake 4-Day Off-Road Adventure 5th-8th Sept

Its time for another epic 4 day off-road adventure into the wilderness of BC (Summer will soon be gone before we know it!). This is the rough outline (below), so book the days off with the "Boss", tune up those Land Rovers and get that adventurous smile on! Thursday 5th - Day #1 Meeting in at the Wh...
by ANDYD
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Peak2Peak 4-Day Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July
Replies: 39
Views: 1081

Re: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July

Hi Bjorn,

You were brave getting in front of Gord's P38 in that video clip above :shock:
The guys at the back of the convoy said you did a good job of spotting them down the V gulch!
Welcome aboard. Colin must have a spare Land Rover you can borrow :wink:

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Sun Aug 11, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Peak2Peak 4-Day Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July
Replies: 39
Views: 1081

Re: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July

Hi All,

Our Video Man Ricardo has put out the Movie Trailer to give us a taste of the movie, coming soon.
The Movie Trailer is here;
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LIIVlaGryg&t=1s

More Peak2Peak video clips can be found here;
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCFeU1 ... tRFp8MKllg

Enjoy
Andy
by ANDYD
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Labour day trip?
Replies: 3
Views: 228

Re: Labour day trip?

Hey Mark, Yes, I've been thinking about that too. Trouble with the Labour Day Weekend everywhere is sooo busy and coming home on the Monday afternoon is just a traffic nightmare in the Lower Mainland. Maybe a better option is to extend the following weekend but I know not everyone can get the time o...
by ANDYD
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Rover Spotting
Topic: 110 Loading on yacht
Replies: 1
Views: 175

110 Loading on yacht

Spotted the loading of Stuarts Defender 110 onto his new yacht at the RVYC today .... :wink:
by ANDYD
Fri Aug 09, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Bulkhead back from paint
Replies: 33
Views: 1084

Re: Bulkhead back from paint

She's a beauty! Like brand new again! (maybe better than brand new!)
by ANDYD
Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Peak2Peak 4-Day Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July
Replies: 39
Views: 1081

Re: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July

For those interested, I have posted lots more photos in the Gallery ...

http://roverlanders.bc.ca/gallery/index ... k2Peak2019

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Peak2Peak 4-Day Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July
Replies: 39
Views: 1081

Re: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July

Hi Richard,

I had a text from Craig, he said he was "ok" ....

Cheers
Andy
by ANDYD
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: Peak2Peak 4-Day Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July
Replies: 39
Views: 1081

Re: 4 Day Peak to Peak Off-Road Adventure - 27-30 July

A dozen Land Rovers set off from Squamish to explore the beautiful British Columbia wilderness, 3 nights, 4 days on the Peak 2 Peak off-road adventure. The journey took us to 3 amazing peaks that were each over 6500ft in elevation. Pavilion Mountain, China Head Mountain and Poison Mountain. In betwe...
by ANDYD
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 249
Views: 25433

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

Looking great Colin .... so close ... so close ....
by ANDYD
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: roamerdrive
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Re: roamerdrive

Hi Ian,

Give Ray a call at Roamer drive, he is always very helpful ...
Global Roamer Corporation
North Vancouver, BC
Website: www.roamerdrive.com
Work phone: 604.925.1260

Cheers, Andy