Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 45

Day 45 of my motorcycle road trip, and it was another very fun day. I left Sturgis not sure whether to take Highway 14 or 16 over the Bighorn Mountains to Cody, Wyoming. The first part of the trip along Highway 90 was typical high speed interstate. It is amazing how quickly you can put on miles when … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Day 44

Day 44 of my motorcycle road trip, and I got off to an early start. I knew it was going to be a long day. Lots of sightseeing side trips. I flew along Highway 90 toward the Badlands of South Dakota. With a 75 mph speed limit, you can really cover miles, fast.  I reached Highway 240, and exited … [Read more...]

Motorcycle Road Trip 2011 – Days 39 to 41

Day 38 of my motorcycle road trip, and today was potentially looking very ugly. I'd planned to ride west on Highway 2 to New Hampshire, then Highway 16 and 112 through the White Mountains. After that, continue west to Highway 100, and then south through the Green Mountains. However, massive … [Read more...]

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...]