Avoiding Chicago on I 90

Discussion in 'Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States' started by Augie, May 21, 2004.

  1. Misery Goat

    Misery Goat Positating the negative Super Moderator

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    how far west are u going?

    from the badlands, i did red lodge by way of deadwood, (awesome campground) and did beartooth..totally worth the time..
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  2. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    ouray
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  3. topes

    topes Banned

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    If you happen to get to Chicago late at night it's hardly worth avoiding.
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  4. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    well the plans have changed. I'll be blasting thru chicago and not staying over night. so much for beers or breakfast. maybe lunch? where's a good place to eat out near Aurora??
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    The Cracker Barrel at IL59 and I-88 is fine. Just give us a time to be there.

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    Rider Spectacularly Correct

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    Cool pic, MG. :thumb
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  7. bvkamp

    bvkamp agent provocateur

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    Why not the Blackberry Inn? :wink:
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  8. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    :thumb
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  9. jdiaz

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    Because if you guys get too close to my house, you might expect ME to cook breakfast. DUH! :evil

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  10. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    the closer this thing gets and the more I look at maps, the less I want to go through Chicago. So, put the breakfast/lunch plans on hold for a little while.
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  11. jdiaz

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    Ah, screw you. We'll have a breakfast meeting anyway. :lol3

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  12. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    :lol2 next time, I wade into the BS traffic
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  13. motojoe

    motojoe Arrest Cheney and Bush

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    Living a bit north of the city I have to go through it to go south or east. I find taking a nap after work and leaving at ten or eleven p.m. saves me time and aggravation. Also as a bonus there is no need to avoid downtown and even living here my whole life down town is beautiful at night. for a refreshing ride if you do go through at night take the jackson or monroe exit east to lake shore drive and go north to north avenue. Exit north avenue and take north avenue west to I-90/94. No traffic at night and really a cool ride. probably only add about ten minutes, but watch your speed on lake shore drive.
    This way you see downtown

    joe
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  14. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    the more I look at it, the more this route is going to be the one.
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  15. jdiaz

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    Wow! Very imaginative! :huh

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  16. freaking RT

    freaking RT will golf for food

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    :lol2 the last big city will be Louisville KY :dunno



    damn I hate clicking the wrong damn button. :rolleyes
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  17. Misery Goat

    Misery Goat Positating the negative Super Moderator

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    what happened to the badlands? man you'll be sick of it before you get to KS and then you'll have to do KS..
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