Westbound & Eastbound - Ed's Adventure

User: BMWTriumphant
Dates: 24 May 2012 - 24 Jun 2012
Duration: 1 month
URL: http://triumphantsblog.blogspot.ca/

A lifetime dream - ride a motorcycle from ON to BC, and back!

Sunday 24 Jun 2012 16:50

Got home about 12:15

Posted: June 24, 2012, 8:50 p.m.

Sunday 24 Jun 2012 11:00

Coffee break

Posted: June 24, 2012, 3 p.m.

Sunday 24 Jun 2012 9:03

Parry Sound for breakfast and warmup from rain

Posted: June 24, 2012, 1:03 p.m.

Saturday 23 Jun 2012 17:11

Sudbury. 717 km day

Posted: June 23, 2012, 9:11 p.m.

Saturday 23 Jun 2012 13:00

Sault St Marie

Posted: June 23, 2012, 5 p.m.

Friday 22 Jun 2012 17:51

In Marathon. Feels like I ran one too.

Posted: June 22, 2012, 9:51 p.m.

Friday 22 Jun 2012 12:09

Thunder Bay!

Posted: June 22, 2012, 5:09 p.m.

Thursday 21 Jun 2012 18:07

At last. 845.6 km

Posted: June 21, 2012, 11:07 p.m.

Thursday 21 Jun 2012 12:47

In Winnipeg

Posted: June 21, 2012, 5:47 p.m.

Wednesday 20 Jun 2012 19:29

Excellent long distance day. 782.6 km

Posted: June 21, 2012, 1:29 a.m.

Wednesday 20 Jun 2012 10:53

Cloudy again. North Battleford. Poor city.

Posted: June 20, 2012, 4:53 p.m.

Wednesday 20 Jun 2012 8:28

Nice sunny day. Divided highway.

Posted: June 20, 2012, 2:28 p.m.

Tuesday 19 Jun 2012 16:58

East of Edmonton now

Posted: June 19, 2012, 10:58 p.m.

Tuesday 19 Jun 2012 10:27

Coffee stop, warmup

Posted: June 19, 2012, 4:27 p.m.

Tuesday 19 Jun 2012 9:11

In rain again

Posted: June 19, 2012, 3:11 p.m.

Monday 18 Jun 2012 21:42

In Jasper, at Best Western. Hotel is recommended.

Posted: June 19, 2012, 3:42 a.m.

Monday 18 Jun 2012 9:31

At Kamloops, BC

Posted: June 18, 2012, 4:31 p.m.

Sunday 17 Jun 2012 16:45

At old, small motel in Lillooet, BC

Posted: June 17, 2012, 11:45 p.m.

Sunday 17 Jun 2012 9:21

Now on ferry, now Eastbound.

Posted: June 17, 2012, 4:21 p.m.

Saturday 9 Jun 2012 23:43

Yea! Western destination. I've been here for a day. Good to see my friends.

Posted: June 10, 2012, 6:43 a.m.

Friday 8 Jun 2012 10:49

After getting off the ferry, I rode two hours to the final ferry of my westward trip. Beautiful countryside, but a cool 12.5 C ride.

Posted: June 8, 2012, 5:49 p.m.

Friday 8 Jun 2012 8:12

Took Seattle ferry, now heading to Victoria ferry. Will cross at 12:45 sailing.

Posted: June 8, 2012, 3:12 p.m.

Thursday 7 Jun 2012 13:12

Mountain pass. Rain. Cold. Trucks. Heavy trucks. Heavy truck traffic. Safe on Seattle side.

Posted: June 7, 2012, 8:12 p.m.

Thursday 7 Jun 2012 8:28

Off and running towards Seattle. 8C, but gorgeous dy so far. Rain may be ahead - wet coast, you know.

Posted: June 7, 2012, 3:28 p.m.

Wednesday 6 Jun 2012 18:48

Now at Spokane!

Posted: June 7, 2012, 1:48 a.m.

Wednesday 6 Jun 2012 16:27

Came over the pass from Montana to Idaho. Wet, cold. Coffee good.

Posted: June 6, 2012, 10:27 p.m.

Wednesday 6 Jun 2012 13:18

Lunch in Missoula.

Posted: June 6, 2012, 7:18 p.m.

Wednesday 6 Jun 2012 10:20

Cold in the mountains. Snow at the roadside, but road is dry.

Posted: June 6, 2012, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday 5 Jun 2012 16:42

Wind gusts, lightning, rain - we stopped for the night. In the room at 4:45pm.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 10:42 p.m.

Tuesday 5 Jun 2012 13:11

Montana is BIG! We saw a range of snow capped, but low, mountains hours ago and have been through twisty valleys ever since.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 7:11 p.m.

Tuesday 5 Jun 2012 9:34

9:30 Mountain time at McD's for coffee.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 3:34 p.m.

Monday 4 Jun 2012 20:21

A very long day, very rewarding. Wanted to see these places, now want to sleep. 11 hours on the bike, that is tiring.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 2:21 a.m.

Monday 4 Jun 2012 20:19

Devil's Tower was spectacular.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 2:19 a.m.

Monday 4 Jun 2012 20:15

crazy Horse monument is a work in progress, not worth the money, IMHO

Posted: June 5, 2012, 2:15 a.m.

Monday 4 Jun 2012 20:12

Mt Rushmore was quite awesome; roads around were great bike roads; Black Hills is a good description of the very dark green pines.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 2:12 a.m.

Monday 4 Jun 2012 20:07

Gassed up here; on the way to Mt Rushmore

Posted: June 5, 2012, 2:07 a.m.

Monday 4 Jun 2012 20:05

Badlands vistas were worth the admission price of $10 for a motorcycle.

Posted: June 5, 2012, 2:05 a.m.

Sunday 3 Jun 2012 16:12

Kadoka, SD is a tiny little town, closed up solid on Sunday. Rodeway Inn has a restaurant next door and BEER! It's 85F, so we need some. Great ride today, 436.8 miles, and off the road by 4pm. We are at the gateway to Badlands, Mt Rushmore, and more! On schedule, too!

Posted: June 3, 2012, 10:12 p.m.

Saturday 2 Jun 2012 16:45

I, from Mississauga, crossed the Mississippi today!

Posted: June 2, 2012, 9:45 p.m.

Saturday 2 Jun 2012 12:19

Lunch stop

Posted: June 2, 2012, 5:19 p.m.

Friday 1 Jun 2012 21:40

466.6 mi, mostly in rain

Posted: June 2, 2012, 2:40 a.m.

Thursday 24 May 2012 21:38

Starting point

Posted: May 25, 2012, 1:38 a.m.

Westbound & Eastbound - Ed's Adventure

User: BMWTriumphant
Dates: 24 May 2012 - 24 Jun 2012
Duration: 1 month
URL: http://triumphantsblog.blogspot.ca/

A lifetime dream - ride a motorcycle from ON to BC, and back!

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