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The trip of 2017 wasn’t quite the same as the Montana trip but being on the road is always good. The plan was…no plan. No hotel reservations, no predetermined route. Just head north, preferably along the coast. There were a couple of things that I was looking forward to. Crossing the Golden Gate bridge, the Redwoods and going all the way to Oregon. First stop of the day was Solvang for lunch. This is officially the best place to get a Monte Cristo. If you are ever in Solvang, give it a try. We made it to the coast that day and ended up in Morro Bay. Great little hotel. Seaside Inn. You can get pizza delivered here I rode the Golden Gate Bridge! Well, crawled the Golden Gate Bridge. Typical California traffic ruins all great experiences. Mystery of the Trees.  There was this great trail that started behind the hotel and…

Well, as promised, here is our trip from last year. It’s a long post, but afterall, it was eleven days, 7 states and 3,200 miles.This started out with us attending a wedding in Montana. Who doesn’t love Montana? And our first thought was, bike trip! This started out with us attending a wedding in Montana. Who doesn’t love Montana? And our first thought was, bike trip! We were packed, excited and ready to go. The first leg of our trip would take us just outside of Salt Lake City. We figured we would be pulling in about 7:00 pm. Well after a day of heavy rain coming out of Baker, traffic in Las Vegas and our stops being way longer than we planned, we pulled into our first hotel at 10:00 pm. Yep, that was a 19 hour day.   Late morning stop, still fresh and ready to ride one. Only…