Originally Posted by NJ-Brett
In the days of cell phones and gps, it does not seem like much of an adventure...
I would tend to agree, the one day I did not get a weather report on a long ride was the day I got my butt handed to me.
Yes, via a smartphone, a whole world of info is available. But even without it, most of us are already riding in America. Re-supply and or rescue is pretty close in most circumstances. But any day away from the daily grind is a bit of an adventure to be savored.