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last chance

last chance

the border


moi

moi

at the regent hotel/casino in winnipeg, manitoba.


whoooooooooooo!

whoooooooooooo!

ok i'll buy hotels on park place and boardwalk. and with these red bills, i'll take 2 houses each on mediterranean and baltic ave.

the best part about this was that the dealers wouldn't even accept a tip for the tournament! apparently they split their tips with like 80 dealers, so two different guys refused payment! canada rules!


vinegar

vinegar

that's right, for those mcdonald's fries baby!


Boom

Boom

speed limit is usually 100. granted that's supposed to be km/hr but i haven't seen very many cops. so, 160 km/hr is in order!


Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

packed to the gills and ready to leave. i had to take down the bikes to get it out of the parking structure of the spa/hotel.


Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

This is like 5 minutes outside of Moose Jaw. It goes from civilization to "the sticks" real fast.


Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

There are a lot of trains in Canada. I've seen a ton of them, most with Hyundai containers. I've only seen 2 Soo Line cars.


Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

I think this is a salt processing field / plant.


Calgary

Calgary

mmmmm


Calgary

Calgary

how lucky!


Calgary

Calgary

Casino


alberta

alberta


banff

banff


banff

banff


british columbia

british columbia


british columbia

british columbia

mountain climbs


british columbia

british columbia

nice view to wake up to, no?


british columbia

british columbia


british columbia

british columbia


british columbia

british columbia


hegyi

hegyi

i guess we found out where he ended up!


british columbia

british columbia

driving through clouds


british columbia

british columbia

this was just like one of those hallmark cards you get from your over-religious friends.