Super 8 Motel Kirksville
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... to Mt. Sterling, IL. I was really hoping we'd encounter a Starbucks or a Dunkin' Donuts in the very least, but it wasn't meant to be....an hour and fifteen minutes of cornfields later, we arrived in Mt. Sterling, population 1900, and settled into a McDonald's for their wi-fi. We're staying at the fairgrounds tonight and if they'll let us, we're going to stay there the whole weekend too.
... s camera, and I am not sure what. BUT!!!!! Wait until you see the pictures that I took inside Graceland. And these are basically the only ones that came out funky. For all you ghost followers, check out the wild colors and see if you can see a ghost!
I will be on the train tomorrow for 9 hours, and will post some New Orleans pictures.
... down to the Gulf. They had jetted to New York and rented a RV vehicle for their trip. One of man in the group had just come back from a Paris to Beijing motorcycle ride!
I also climbed up 244 steps to a lighthouse that was dedicated to Mark Twain and when I was about half way up I man told me not to bother there was nothing there to see and he was right!
But I was pleased I could climb the stairs without pausing.
Tomorrow it's off to St Louis to play.
The days are starting dwindle down!! 17 days until the big day!! Today I started organizing my stuff and slowly packing.... I am trying not to over pack! LOL I still have a few loose ends to finish up, and more packing and then I will be ...
... tomorrow. This trip is starting to go by quicker and quicker. I know we have a lot or riding left, but the progress we've made is undeniable.
Distance: 81.68 mi - 2,348.96 total
Time: 06:21:34 - 160:02:50 total
Elevation Gain: 2,913 - 78,271 total
Av. Speed: 12.8 mph - 14.7 overall
Av. HR: 110 bpm - 127 overall
Calories: 5,460 - 154,848 total
Flat Tire Count:
Scott - 8
Stephen - 3
Mark - 2