Saturday, 09 August 2014 by

How do you describe Sturgis? By the ever present rumble of Harley Davidsons and the half a million plus riders that visit for a week in August to attend the largest motorcycle rally in the world? The glorious riding through the Black Hills of South Dakota including Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial, the Needles Highway

Wow! what a wonderful four days!

Friday, 08 August 2014 by

Our first stop in Idaho was at Twin Falls in the alpine desert here the temperature reached 100 degrees. Yes, it really did reach 100 degrees A visit to Twin Falls had to include a visit to the waterfalls plus the Evil Knievel canyon jump site and memorial which had been on our bucket list

Goodbye Reno, Hello Desert

Friday, 01 August 2014 by

Goodbye Reno, three days of riding east then north then east again in increasing heat. Towns came and went, Fernley, Lovelock, Winnemucca, Battle Mountain, and Elko. Turning north off Interstate 80 at Wells the road went from dual carriage way to single. Mel and I had psyched ourselves up for this part of our trip,