• Banámichi, Sonora, Mexico

    This past November, a friend on mine wanted to ride down into Mexico. The timing was good, as there was a motorcycle meetup happening at Hotel Los Arcos, in Banámichi, Sonora. Banámichi is on the Ruta Rio Sonora, a real pretty road that runs from Cananea, Sonora down to Ures, Sonora. So we went. My bud, Woody, was on one of the newer Polaris Indians, I on the GS I got from OBX.
    We spent an uneventful night at the Motel 6 in Nogales, AZ, then crossed the border and took Hiway 15 south. First to K21 where we got our mexican paperwork sorted, then down to Imures, where we picked up Hiway 2 east bound to Cananea. Then south onto the Ruta Rio Sonora to Banámichi.


    Cananea is a mining town, and this is one of the smelter buckets.


    Hotel parking.




    Hotel inside dinning room. Used mostly for desyuno, breakfast.

    Our first meal at the hotel was carne asada tacos. These were made with Sonoran beef. If you ever get to Mexico,
    you gotta try sonoran beef. Sooooooooooooo much better than the commercial beef we get here in the US.
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Banámichi, Sonora, Mexico started by noshoes View original post
  • Recent Forum Posts

    Deerhead

    IBA EggSanity GOLD Ride Sat Sept 21, 2019 Memphis TN

    Hi all,

    I just can't get enough eggs! So I am again putting together one of the IBA's most unique Rides an EggSanity SS1000 GOLD. For reference http://www.ironbutt.com/eggsanity/

    The MTF is...

    Deerhead Today, 11:51 AM Go to last post
    atonic

    Crankshaft and I tested the route and lunch stop...

    Crankshaft and I tested the route and lunch stop Saturday. He had the brisket sammich and I had the Boondocker, a fancy pulled pork sammich. They were good.

    The ride was mostly great. One pita...

    atonic Yesterday, 11:13 PM Go to last post
    atonic

    Low power with the bike not running so you don’t...

    Low power with the bike not running so you don’t drain the battery if you leave the ignition on for 10 minutes.

    atonic Yesterday, 11:03 PM Go to last post
    Cinder

    I love the Dudeman stories! Had to read them all...

    I love the Dudeman stories! Had to read them all again!

    Cinder Yesterday, 11:20 AM Go to last post
    Trials

    https://www.partzilla.com/product/honda/90380-MGZ-...

    https://www.partzilla.com/product/honda/90380-MGZ-J00

    I came up with a M6 thread, 8mm short shoulder and 11mm long.
    Very common for connecting plastic panels directly to a frame support.

    If...

    Trials Yesterday, 10:51 AM Go to last post