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Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 10:17 PM
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Posted By pdxbrit
Thanks for the info. I heard that Harrison is a...

Thanks for the info. I heard that Harrison is a good starting point so I'll be heading there tomorrow.
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Heading into the Ozark mountains tomorrow. If...

Heading into the Ozark mountains tomorrow. If anyone has any good suggestions of roads I should take let me know. I can't wait to see some corners again! :clap
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Escape From Chicago

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0719141459.jpg?w=640&h=480 (https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0719141459.jpg)For such a big city the traffic was actually ok.

...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Chicago Part Three

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0717141402.jpg?w=640&h=480 (https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0717141402.jpg)


Today the plumber was coming in to check...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Into the Concrete Jungle

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0717141214.jpg?w=640&h=480 (https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0717141214.jpg)Awesome view of DT Chicago from the shore.

The ...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Out of the Country, Into the City

Today was going to be pretty straight forward as far as riding went. I would be heading into Chicago to meet up with some people I met in Colorado. My last experience with a stranger offering to...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Wisconsin, WHere You'll Always Have a Friend

It was raining when I woke up so I rolled over and went back to sleep. I finally woke up around 9:30 which was later than I had wanted. But it wasn’t like I had a schedule to stick to other than...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2014, 07:44 AM
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Posted By pdxbrit
I've been on the road for almost 2 months now and...

I've been on the road for almost 2 months now and I find I'm always behind. It's kind of like my job!:eek1
Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Back In To Wisconsin

So with my plans changed I decided to head south towards Wisconsin. I had met some people who were visiting Colorado who told me to look them up if I was near Chicago and I was only 500 miles away...
Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Heading North (But Not as Far as I Thought)

So today I would be heading up in to Canada. I wasn’t really planning on going international but I was so close so I thought why not? The ride north wasn’t too exciting and was wet and cold in...
Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Move Along Now, Nothing to See Here

I still had quite a few miles to do before I cleared South Dakota. I ditched the idea of going through North Dakota in favor of seeing some family early. I started my day with a shower at the park,...
Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Back Hills, SD, Sturgis and Gettysburg (Not that one)

Starting my day with a shower is pretty nice I must say. Sure, it would be nice to shower everyday but what’s fun about this trip is getting away from the normal lifestyle. It’s so easy to stay in...
Forum: Ride reports 07-14-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Hey everyone, I got turned around at the Canadian...

Hey everyone, I got turned around at the Canadian border so I'll be heading to Chicago through Wisconsin instead. Anyone know of any good roads in the north I can take? I haven't seen a good road in...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
It was good seeing you Marty and thanks again for...

It was good seeing you Marty and thanks again for lunch! I did get really wet on the way out but it cleared out and by the end of the day I was dry. On to Canada tomorrow!
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Into the Midwest

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0706141635.jpg?w=640&h=480 (https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0706141635.jpg)
I didn’t sleep well at all. The bug bites were...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Mt Evans, the Highwest Highway in America & Goodbye Colorado

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0705141954.jpg?w=640&h=93 (https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0705141954.jpg)The sun going down in Wyoming.


I woke up to one...
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Pikes Peak and on to Denver

The sun was out when I woke up which was nice because it rained off and on during the night but now at least I could dry everything out before packing it on the bike. I wanted to get started early...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Silver Jack to Woodland Park

I liked my campsite so much I actually considered sticking around for another day but the road was calling so I headed out to towards Gunnison. The dirt road out of camp and towards the highway was...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
A Short Dirt Road Adventure to Silver Jack Resevoir

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0702141400a.jpg?w=640&h=480 (https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/0702141400a.jpg)
I woke up early but went back to sleep. I had no...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Tire change in Grand Junction and then back in to the mountains.

I woke up early to the heat of the sun. I wanted to be up earlier but I just didn’t sleep very well. Maybe the squishyness of my air mattress wasn’t just right, but I was tossing and turning all...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Thanks for your kind words! Any suggestions of...

Thanks for your kind words! Any suggestions of anywhere I should check out? I'm making this whole trip up as I go along so I'm always open to suggestions.
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Hey Sledhead I'm still alive, thanks for your...

Hey Sledhead I'm still alive, thanks for your concern! Sorry for getting behind, I'm staying with family in Minneapolis right now and I got sidetracked.

I'll get the RR updated right away!

Meow
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 1,672
Views: 432,414
Posted By pdxbrit
I'm not that far from you. I'm in Gunnison, Co...

I'm not that far from you. I'm in Gunnison, Co having my own adventure. Beautiful country out here! :clap
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
On to Grand Junction via The Million Dollar Highway

I slept good. Not long enough but it was good. I spent most of the night catching up with people back home. Being out on this adventure on my own is fun but it doesn’t mean that I don’t miss my...
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Thanks Dogmoon, I think it's the coolest bike in...

Thanks Dogmoon, I think it's the coolest bike in the world too. Ha ha!
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
It was good meeting you and Bill. Although I wish...

It was good meeting you and Bill. Although I wish it was during a better situation but that's the way it goes. I figured I was in the area where Forest Gump was filmed. Is the picture above supposed...
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
One More Time in to the Blast Furnace and on to Colorado

I woke up to the heat of the sun and was already sweating. I was looking forward to getting out of this area and into somewhere with some green trees and shade. The heat was making me miserable. I...
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
To the Grand Canyon and on to the Navajo Nation

As with all best laid plans mine got screwed up. I really should have figured out that planning things is overrated. That and national parks are usually bigger and take longer to see than the...
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Amazing Zion National Park

The run over from Bryce to Zion was short and uneventful but I was looking forward to seeing Zion national park. I still cant believe how lucky I am to be able to see 5 national parks already....
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Bryce Canyon. The National Park from Another Planet

I woke up to the sound of cows walking past my tent. They must have figured it was a good time to start eating too. I made some coffee and put away camp and just enjoyed the morning before heading...
Forum: Ride reports 07-01-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Moab to Bryce Canyon

I bumped into Neil at the gas station in the morning. Obviously I wasn’t the only traveler who’s morning routine included hanging out at a gas station. We would be going in different directions...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
The Moab Adventure

I woke up with the intention of heading over to Bryce national park and stopping through Arches national park on the way out seeing as it was close to Moab. But when I got to the gas station I was...
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
The pig turned 40!

She’s passed 40,000 miles and still looks great! Here she is in all her filthy glory.
https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/wpid-0626141111.jpg?w=640...
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
She's doing just fine. I've been riding her in...

She's doing just fine. I've been riding her in the 100 degree heat for 5 days at highway speeds and I'm surprised at how well she is doing. I have the stock seat and no it's not comfortable. Ha ha!
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
I finally made it out the desert and into Durango...

I finally made it out the desert and into Durango Colorado! Holed up in a motel because I'm filthy and have no more clean clothes. I've had quite the adventure over the last week. Even got stuck in...
Forum: Ride reports 06-28-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
To Moab!

***Sorry for the lack of updates recently. Resources have been limited and it's hard riding out here because of the heat. I’ll try to get everything up to date as soon as possible.***




The ...
Forum: Ride reports 06-22-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Jackson to Rock Springs through the middle of...

Jackson to Rock Springs through the middle of nowhere (https://whereisgarynow.wordpress.com/2014/06/23/347/)

https://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/0622140602.jpg?w=650...
Forum: Ride reports 06-22-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Wicked Well, it can get lonely on the road.

Well, it can get lonely on the road.
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Red Lodge and Bear Tooth Pass

http://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/0619141113a.jpg?w=650 (http://whereisgarynow.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/0619141113a.jpg)
So I woke up and was a little unsure which direction I...
Forum: Ride reports 06-19-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,092
Posted By pdxbrit
Thanks!

Thanks!
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