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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.
First the weather report: I started off from St Ignace and it was a beautiful sunny day! The only problem was that it was 11.5C !!! COLD. By the time I got to Minnesota it was 23.5C and I was shedding clothes as fast as I could. I can't win.
My GPS this morning told me I would arrive at Itasca State Park (the source of the Mississippi) by 7pm tonight what it didn't tell ...
... 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 ...
... It was an interesting time as we got to see every bike that came in, including the 50cc Honda step through from Minneapolis that came in fully loaded with camping gear. Once I was relieved from duty at 1100, I came back to the campsite for lunch and to unwind, then headed to the Aerostich on-site store and to check out some of the seminars. I could not find any tire irons or any Mr. Happys at this store so ...
... as they have a complete P38 aircraft in the museum, as well as several other neat military vehicles from WW II. Google Ric********g for his complete story. He grew ups near here in WI. Got back to the rally to find that they are still coming in. Stopped for supplies on the way back and made dinner on site, it was nice to be self sufficient and not have to worry about running to town to eat or get something. This camping stuff could catch ...
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