ME: Summary

Start: West Richland, WA
Turn Around: Fort Kent, ME
End: Home

  • Bike: 1996 HD FLSTF – Stage 2
  • 24 days, 8k+ Miles
  • 245 Gallons = 58 tanks burned
  • 29 State traveled
  • 10 New states
  • 48 Cumulative states
  • 4th corner of lower 48 states @ Madawaska, ME: 4 Total corners of CONUS: Cape Flattery, WA; PT. Loma, San Diego, CA; Keywest, FL
Points of Interest
  • SLC, UT: Snowbird Lodge & Wasatch Mountains
  • Gothenburg, Nebraska: Pony Express Station
  • Anamosa, IA: The National Motorcycle Museum
  • Blue Ridge Parkway
  • Shenandoah NP
  • Owls Head Transportation Museum
  • HD Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Low Points
  • Cheyenne, WY: Heavy rain and wind then temporarily lost my wedding ring
  • Anamosa, IA: Bike trouble
High Points
  • Visit with Michael and Jatuporn in Boise, ID
  • The Zion Alps in Salt Lake City, UT
  • Breakfast with Rashita, Art & family at KOA in Gretna, IA
  • Anamosa, IA: Wapsipinicon Golf Club
  • JC’s & Portillo’s in Naperville, IL
  • America Inn waitress on US-52, southern Ohio
  • Gertie’s Café in Vesuvius, VA
  • Visit with Nate in Easton, MD
  • Visit with Holly and Jeff in Milwaukee, WI
  • Visit with
  • Humorous Points
    • Jatu’s BBQ fire in Boise
    • Vic in Zion just being Vic
    Learned & Reinforced Traveling Tips
    • If something is loose, take care of it right away
    • When troubleshooting, look for the simplest solution (twice)
    • Know your bike
    • Carry tools

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