Fairfield Inn Duluth
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We had this *really* ambitious goal today...cover 426 miles and visit three National Park sites in one day...no hill for a climber, huh?
Well...turns out that we spent some extra time exploring the Keweenaw peninsula, so it became obvious that we weren't going to make the Apostle Islands this time (another orphan in the map that we'll need …
On our way into Superior Wisconsin, that is the across the river from Duluth MN, we saw a billboard advertising 20 year, 200,000 mile warranties on new Ford Cars. We couldn't believe our eyes. Closer to the bridge, we saw lake freighters in drydock, and others unloading or loading from grain elevators.
... for winter. I commiserated with him but didn't tell him about my bike trip.
The motel I am staying at has a whirlpool and a sauna guess who partook of both tonight. Feel so much better. Today I rode 700 kms starting at 9:30am and finishing at 7pm so a good day. Tomorrow I have 3 hrs to go to the Itasca State Park and I'll explore around there for the rest of the day.
... be amazed by them. 1 pm found me at the registration tent to work Gate Security for the afternoon with my sidekick, Mr. Happy. We spent a good four hours directing people to who knows where. We also took this opportunity to sign up Tim Puckett, the newest RAMs member for the "Shoulda, Coulda, Woulda" award for the personified who should have come to the rally but didn't . Tim did mange to squeeze out second place for the RAMS so it was worth doing. You ...
The first day of The Very Boring Rally started out as the Very Cool Rally as the temps were in the lower 50's and it was damp. As soon as the sun came up the temps warmed up a little and the Jet Boil was soon singing its song. After breakfast I wandered down to my assigned duty as the Morning Security Staff, looking at people's wrist to see if the have their armband on, and direct them to Registration if they ...
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