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Old 09-11-2012, 05:43 AM   #1
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NYC to California and Back

A day-by-day chronicle of my 23 day coast-to-coast trip on a 1988 BMW K75. 6975 miles total distance. Sort of the Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Mechanics approach. Getting it updated little by little...



Cross Country Eve:
Tomorrow I begin...

Day 1:
NYC to Trout Run, PA

Day 2:
Trout Run, PA to Pittsburgh, PA

Day 3:
Pittsburgh, PA to Chicago, IL

Day 4:
Chicago, IL to Lincoln, NE

Day 5:
Lincoln, NE to Boulder, CO

Day 6:
Boulder, CO

Day 7:
Boulder, CO to Telluride, CO

Day 8:
Telluride, CO to Las Vegas, NV

Day 9:
Las Vegas, NV

Day 10:
Las Vegas, NV to Santa Monica, CA

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Old 09-13-2012, 05:23 AM   #2
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Day 11
Details here: Santa Monica, CA to Marina, CA

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Old 09-18-2012, 07:30 AM   #3
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Details here: Cannery Row, Laguna Seca, Fisherman's Wharf

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Old 09-18-2012, 08:22 AM   #4
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Wonderfully written storythanks for taking me along.
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Old 09-18-2012, 08:40 AM   #5
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Wonderfully written storythanks for taking me along.
Thanks Lakota!
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Old 09-18-2012, 03:54 PM   #6
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very well written,i enjoted the trip
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Old 09-25-2012, 12:21 PM   #7
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Details here: Marina, CA to Tonopah, NV

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Old 09-25-2012, 01:25 PM   #8
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Going through it now, nice to see some K's do some long trips. Cool photos!
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Old 09-25-2012, 07:52 PM   #9
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Going through it now, nice to see some K's do some long trips. Cool photos!
Nice to see a K brother here!
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Old 09-25-2012, 07:52 PM   #10
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very well written,i enjoted the trip
Thanks Panhead! More updates coming. The writing takes longer than the riding and eating!!!
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Old 09-29-2012, 07:00 PM   #11
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Great story. Can't wait for the rest.

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Old 09-30-2012, 07:46 AM   #12
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Details here: Tonopah, NV to Green River, UT

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Old 10-24-2012, 07:27 AM   #13
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