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Doug Wilson
The Woodlands, TX
Ride Till You Can't
Interests: Travel, Photography, Motorcycles
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This year we celebrated at home. My parents came down from Philly, we saw a play, shot guns at our new gun club and had a huge Christmas dinner party. We served lamb, a whole lamb that we cooked in our La Caja China oven. Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2015 at Doug's Blog
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Since we missed out on any decent hotel room in Terlingua / Big Bend this year, we decided to go to San Francisco for some city sight seeing and a trip to Napa. We hit all the highlights from Pier 39 to China Town to a Cable Car ride and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2015 at Doug's Blog
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We made it to Machu Picchu and had a great trip. We had lots of travel to get there, but worth it. Just below is a link to lots images... Peru 2015 Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2015 at Doug's Blog
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Sad to say but we lost Greg Russell this past Friday. He was a young 65 and will be missed by all. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2015 at Doug's Blog
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We went to PA and NY for Christmas this year. We missed all the snow and ice thank goodness. We were able to visit the 911 Memorial Museum and it was absolutely amazing. Very somber, but very well done. Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Doug's Blog
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I have been slacking on updating activities and images. Below are some pictures from our motorcycle trip to Big Bend in November. Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Doug's Blog
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For Amber's Birthday we went to Ashville, NC and stayed in the grand Grove Park Inn. This famous hotel was completed in 1913 and still has much of it's old world charm. We rented motorcycles and toured the Blue Ridge Parkway, tamed the Dragon at Deals Gap and also climbed... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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There were plenty of birds to shoot during our October SD Pheasant Hunt. Dad took me pheasant hunting again and we ended up with 64 of 60 birds. Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Another trip across the pond for work. This time the highlights were more time in Stamford and Stonehenge. I also got to see where Samuel Smiths lambic are brewed as well as another visit to Borough Market. Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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I got to try a razor at Pismo State Park in California this past week. A ton of fun!!!!!!!! Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Doug's Blog
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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This Summer was a trip to the lake and then Quebec City. Lots of fun and some nice R&R. For all the images, click here Canada 2014 Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Recently on a business trip to Kansas City, I had time to tour the Harley Davidson plant. Here they make the Sportster, V-Rod and all Dyna bikes. This is where Brewser was born in January of 2014. This plant is unique to Harley as they fabricate the tanks, fenders, weld... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Our first bike trip on the Harley's was to Shiner, TX. Here they brew the famous namesake TX beer. Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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So some say we have gone to the Dark Side... Maybe true since Amber & I both recently bought new Harley's. She got the Heritage Softail and I got the Dyna Fat Bob. The riding style now is slow, relaxed and cruzin. Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Amber had the crazy idea of running in the Spartan Race near Austin last weekend. I was the support crew, SAG Wagon, camp cook and quartermaster. She finished, a little beat up, but finished. Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Last weekend we went to Austin so that Amber could run in the Spartan race and also to camp with the Tear Drop Camper and use our newly built Chuck Box. Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Last week I was in Berlin for Business. I was meeting with our affiliates from Spain and Italy, David was there from London as well. We managed to see the Brandenburg Gate, Holocaust Museum, Check Point Charlie, Berlin Wall, Reichstag Bldg and even took a river cruise one night to... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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A few weekends ago we rode out to Burton, TX to see the Cotton Gin Festival. There they have a car show, crafts, tractor pull competition, small engine collection and of course the oldest continuing Cotton Gin West of the Mississippi. The Engine in the video below powers the entire... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2014 at Doug's Blog
Wall of Death in Austin, TX Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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This April was MotoGP in Austin. Not only did we see the MotoGP, but we saw the sights of Austin as well as the Handbuilt Motocycle Show. Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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While at MotoGP this year in Austin, TX, we visited the Handbulit motorcycle show. It was a 5-star presentation of the best the bike builder community had to offer. It was sponsored by COTA and had lots of steller bikes on display. We found an artist to make us a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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I was back in the UK this March for more customer visits and office meetings. Although we were busy, we managed to fit in some free time at the MotorSports Museum in South Hampton. Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2014 at Doug's Blog
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Last week we went dirt biking in Big Bend Nat'l Park with some friends. Amber and I had fun on our DRZ's in the dirt. Be sure to watch Amber's video below. Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2014 at Doug's Blog