Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 19

Day 19 of my motorcycle road trip, and it was another scorcher. I got off to an early start hoping to minimize riding in the mid-day heat. I decided to take the direct route to Niagara Falls through southern Ontario, rather than riding south of Lake Erie to Niagara Falls, NY. Lots of thunderstorms … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 18

Day 18 of my motorcycle road trip, and I'm back on Highway 28 heading east from Marquette, Michigan. I knew it would be another hot day, with temperatures nearing the 100 degrees F. Lots of thunderstorm activity in the area, as well. The first stretch of Highway 28 followed the south shore of … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 17

Day 17 of my motorcycle road trip, and I was on the road early. I was expecting another really hot day, and wanted to get on the road before the temperature heated up. One of the dangers of riding just after dawn is deer on the road. I hadn't seen a deer on the road since riding at dusk on the first … [Read more...]