Monthly Archives: August 2014

New Brunswick-Nova Scotia

I took this photo this morning at sunrise, looking out of the back of the motel I stayed in in Maine, over the water into Canada. About 7 a.m I rode across the water, presented my passport at the Saint … Continue reading

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NY-Calais, ME

Great news! At 10:57 a.m. Tuesday my Canadian insurance card arrived from Progressive, even though they explained very carefully that it would not arrive on Tuesday and could only arrive on Wednesday. Haha! I was able to depart on time … Continue reading

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Day 1:

Andrew set out very early from Queens sending me this photograph at 7am: By dinner time, he was checked in to this fine hospitality venue, 50 yards from the Canadian border crossing: That’s about 600 miles for the day, a … Continue reading

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Trip Prep

Once again I have loaded up the Giant Loop Great Basin, the Triumph top box, and my 20 year-old Chase Harper tank bag. I will be out 7 nights, 2 in a HoJo’s along the Maine highway as I head up … Continue reading

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Oh Canada

The Canadian Invasion has come! MajorDilemma called yesterday to see if next week was clear for the run that was blown last June when he forgot his passport. We went right over to a camping store to get the consumables … Continue reading

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