September 09, 2006 GMT
Getting Ready for Part 3

Not much new to report. I have been putting in more hours than usual at the Harley dealer but it is going to come in handy (especially on that Polynesian cruise). I have been regliously reading the travelers stories and watching the HUBB on the Horizons Unlimited web site (if you can't find it, you have a problem) :=), making lists, and pouring over my maps getting ready for leg 3 and 4 of the Prudhoe Bay to Tierra del Fuego ride.

Posted by Rick McDermed at 12:00 AM GMT
September 30, 2006 GMT
On the Road Again, Goin' South

Time to get back on the road for the second half of the Prudhoe Bay to Tierra Del Fuego adventure. Saturday, Sept 30th is the day.

As you can see I drew in the road line for the Prudhoe Bay/USA part of the trip and now the challenge is to get to Tierra Del Fuego so I can draw in that line. I am looking forward to seeing a LOT of different sights and visiting some more of those places I mentioned. I plan to leave Oxnard and ride to Yuma then cross the border into Mexico at San Luis Rio Colorado. I have used this border crossing before and know the routine so it should be easy. It will be east on Mexico 2 then south on Mexico 15. I will probably stop for a couple of days in Mazatlan since I know where a nice inexpensive hotel right on the beach is located and also the BEST taco stand in the world (and where the coldest Tecate is)! :=) I will post as time (and internet cafe's permit).
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Down the Road Rick!

Posted by Rick McDermed at 12:00 AM GMT

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