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Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2014, 09:13 AM
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Views: 3,129
Posted By Miltonkid
Awesome pictures!!

Awesome pictures!!
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2014, 10:26 AM
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Views: 14,000
Posted By Miltonkid
Great camp sites!

Great camp sites!
Forum: Ride reports 08-27-2014, 08:27 AM
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Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Thanks Road Hound! I got at...

Thanks Road Hound!




I got at least 200 miles per tank sometimes as much as 250 and I wouldn't stop in between unless I was grabbing something to eat or snapping a picture. I move around...
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
👍👍

👍👍
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2014, 05:36 AM
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Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Thanks Brent

Thanks Brent
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Thanks from a fellow NH rider!

Thanks from a fellow NH rider!
Forum: Ride reports 08-26-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
I was planning on doing that but with my long...

I was planning on doing that but with my long days I was ready for bed after just uploading pics from my cameras and planning my next day route. But that would have came in handy on the last 4-5...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Thanks man!! Nope no issues the bike ran strong...

Thanks man!! Nope no issues the bike ran strong from sea level to 11k feet, in poring rain and in the 95+ degree heat. No recognizable oil was used and I was 90 mph (85 mph on GPS) with the...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 18 and 19

Not much to say about the last 2 days as they were all highway. I left Nashville after taking a quick ride downtown.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 17

During the ride to Dallas I pondered my next move and went back and forth with riding down to New Orleans or just across to Shreveport LA. When I woke up in the morning and head out the door the...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 16

I woke the next day from my pizza coma and grabbed the free waffle breakfast at the hotel and mounted up. I decided on the day before riding from Estes Park to Pueblo about where I would go next and...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 15

After polishing off the rest of my Jack Daniels the night before plus arguing with my wife on the phone who apparently had enough dealing our kids (14 year old girl and 9 year old boy) for 2 weeks by...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Hey thanks for checking it out! One of the few 😁

Hey thanks for checking it out! One of the few 😁
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 14 cont.

Pulled out of the 4 Corners Monument and headed into Colorado. My original plan was to camp at at Mesa Verde NP outside of Cortez CO but like most of my trip it was early so kept riding. I headed...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 14

I packed up and left the campground and headed SB planning on hitting 4 corners.

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Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 10:26 AM
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Posted By Miltonkid
Day 13 cont.

Arches!

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Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 13

Woke up and after a quick blast down US 15 I was off to Zion NP and Bryce Canyon NP.

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Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 12

I left Lake Tahoe and never really captured any good shots of the lake as it was very hazy/smokey from wildfires.

This is probably the best one.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 11

Left the Klamath Falls KOA and heading south OR39 and then CA139 to CA395 into Nevada and Reno. I had a couple of stops there then took NV431 to North Lake Tahoe. I rode around the west side of...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Thanks for reading!

Thanks for reading!
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 11:42 AM
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Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 10

Halfway point of my trip. It was another early morning as my goals for the day were to hit Mt Rainier NP and Crater Lake NP. Grabbed the luggage dolly and loaded up. The shortest way to hit both...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,811
Posted By Miltonkid
What I found useful during my cross country trip...

What I found useful during my cross country trip is to rework the route each night. I had places I wanted to see and roads I wanted to ride and fine tuned the next days ride before bed. It's a good...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 9

Woke up early, packed up and grabbed the free breakfast at the campground. I wanted to be at the dealership no later that 0830 so I could be first in line. I arrived at 0815 and was the first one...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
For cameras I was using my iPhone 5s, GoPro and a...

For cameras I was using my iPhone 5s, GoPro and a little WiFi Samsung camera.

Apps I used:

CoPilot HD- works great and you can change the route as you go very handy. Works without a cell...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 8

I slept great that night with no bears to worry about and the ear plugs helped. I love Montana and their 70 mph out side of the city limits on rural 2 lane highways, you can make great time. I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 7

After thawing out by way of my heated jacket liner on max for about an hour I was feeling pretty good! I headed out and finished out the Beartooth Highway and picked up Chief Joseph Highway back to...
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 6

As much as I wanted to stay in Sturgis another night I wanted to see other things more!

I packed up and left the Buffalo Chip and headed out with a first stop of the day being Devils Tower.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-20-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 5

Stayed the night camping at the KOA in Hill City SD so I could hit all the good Black Hills riding early before it became crowded. It was a good plan.

Iron Mountain Road
Needles Highway...
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
I'm not quite in your league but it's a start!

I'm not quite in your league but it's a start!
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 4

Day 4 was an interstate day as I wanted to hit the Black Hills.

First stop if the day!

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Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 3

I ended up grabbing another hotel the night of day 2 as it looked like it was going to pour according to the radar but it skirted around me.

Day 3 I grabbed the hotel breakfast and was off. I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-17-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 2

Woke up, loaded up and grabbed breakfast!

http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc173/noseworthyk/ECD2DCE3-E976-4191-93D0-ACA4B7A1ACCF.jpg

After all that interstate yesterday I opted to stay off...
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
Day 1

When I bought my 14 Street Glide Special back in March I decided I would take a trip of a lifetime on it. I mean why not if I could fine the time off and get support for my wife with our 2 kids, a...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,074
Posted By Miltonkid
19 days, 33 states and 10,045 miles on a...

http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc173/noseworthyk/ff297e8e223291c0862efb69a1ad022c.jpg

Still interested in a ride report?
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-23-2014, 07:08 PM
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Views: 731,424
Posted By Miltonkid
http://youtu.be/biYEnSq5eWA

http://youtu.be/biYEnSq5eWA
Forum: Americas 07-20-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By Miltonkid
Wow that's dry!!

Wow that's dry!!
Forum: Americas 07-20-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By Miltonkid
Thanks for the tips! I'll definitely have to...

Thanks for the tips! I'll definitely have to look at the route from Glacier NP. More closely.
Forum: Americas 07-19-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By Miltonkid
Good advice on the camel back. I have a 2 liter...

Good advice on the camel back. I have a 2 liter one and it works great! I guess I'll watch the weather and see what happens.
Forum: Americas 07-17-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,527
Posted By Miltonkid
Yellowstone-Glacier-Mt Ranier

Leaving in 2 weeks...

Original plan or guide if you will was to leave NH and head to The Badlands, Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Sturgis, Devils Tower then over to Beartooth Highway and into Yellowstone...
Forum: Ride reports 07-16-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 824
Posted By Miltonkid
Rode up to Mount Mitchell but it was raining so...

Rode up to Mount Mitchell but it was raining so we didn't see much. The vegetation did remind me of some of the higher mountains around here.

I'd love the better balance as the riding season...
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