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my first big adventure ,help!

As many of you seem to have done the top of canada down to the south of the usa can any of you please suggest some points of interest and a rough route guide please. Im hopefully setting of from vancouver mid april 06,on a dual sport .thanks for your help .rob
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Hi rc,
My "first adventure" started in Eastern Canada, and led me west and north to the Arctic Ocean, Deadhorse, Prudhoe Bay, then south to San Diego and all the way down to Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego. Once on the go, I couldn't stop. You can read all about it in my first (of four) motorcycle travel books, listed in the "Books" section of this website. (8 Around the Americas on a Motorcycle). Get inspired!
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If i had a choice, and having travelled many different highways along the western states, i would sugest following the breath-taking coastline. Following highway #1 from SanDiego to SanFrancisco, taking your time and film along the fabulous coastal range. Continue North along the coast to the great California Redwood Forrest. Be sure to find directions to the Usal Rd while in Ft. Bragg, 18 miles north of town. This is the back-road to the stunning Lost Coast!
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...Oops!, I just read your post again, guess your going the other way,LOL! Must say, i prefer that direction.
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