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Old 10-22-2010, 04:27 PM   #34
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Originally Posted by orbiker
I did the Loneliest Hwy in America and distance to the next town (station) became an issue.
I rode Hwy 50 in 2008, carried a 1 gal container and had no trouble.
In 2010 I rode to Alaska and had way more cause to be nervous - especially through the Yukon Territories.

Originally Posted by orbiker
I think if the town is listed on a mileage sign it should have fuel.
often not the case
I came across many service stations that were abandoned, out of fuel, closed because it was after 6pm and/or because it was a Sunday. I learned that just because there's an indicator on the highway sign or AAA map does not mean there's fuel available.

I agree with ROUK that there's better/more accurate information available here.

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