3,500 Miles Live – UT, ID, MT, BC, AB, WA, OR, CA, NV

Steve, Scott and Mike on the Ferry

Steve, Scott and Mike on the Ferry

3,500 Miles Live – Mancation Motorcycle Trip

Quick stats:

  • 9 days @ 3500 miles = 389 per day
  • Moving Time = 64 HRS 27 MINS
  • 2 Countries = USA, CAN
  • 2 Provinces = British Columbia, Alberta
  • 7 States = UT, ID, MT, WA, OR, CA, NV
  • 1 Island = Vancouver Island

Couple pix from last night. Pocatello and Idaho Falls

Flathead Lake, MT

The Canadian Border

Mike at the Canadian Border

Mike at the Canadian Border

Eating lunch in Banff. Some photos from the ride. Amazing scenery!

Scott G. Nelson riding in Banff National Park Canada

Scott G. Nelson riding in Banff National Park Canada

Made it to Jasper tonight. Amazing scenery. Epic mountains that go on for miles and ALL kinds of wildlife.

Elk in Banff National Park

Elk in Banff National Park

Kamloops, BC tonight. Headed down to Vancouver tomorrow, then a ferry ride and over to Victoria. That’s after we get Mike a tire. He’s been running on the core for 250 miles…whoops!!

Scott G. Nelson in Vavenby, BC

Scott G. Nelson in Vavenby, BC

Mike got a tire and we rolled on the 97 and 99 into Vancouver. We are now waiting for the 7:15 PM ferry to Vancouver Island. We will be rolling along the coast toward Victoria in the morning.

Riding on the ferry to Vancouver Island

Riding on the ferry to Vancouver Island

Made it over…

Riding on the ferry to Vancouver Island

Riding on the ferry to Vancouver Island

Eating breakfast in Cowichan Bay here on Vancouver Island.

More coastline today and down to Victoria. Now on the ferry for Port Angeles, WA

Victoria, Vancouver Island

Victoria, Vancouver Island

Port Angeles, WA

Crescent Lake in Olympic National Park, WA

Washington Coast

We rode the rest of the way through Olympia National Park and down the Washington coast and into Oregon.

We are staying in Tillamook, OR tonight. Our plan tomorrow is to continue down through Oregon and into California on the 101 until we hit the redwoods.

Sweet!

Steve riding the Oregon Coast

Steve riding the Oregon Coast

We rolled down the rest of the Oregon coast and into Kalifornistan today. We just finished exploring the Redwoods and are crashing in Arcata, CA tonight.

Scott G. Nelson riding the California Coast

Scott G. Nelson riding the California Coast

Eating lunch in Red Bluff, CA. Just finished 160 miles of twisties!

Blasting across Nevada…home tomorrow afternoon.

Eating in Wendover…home soon.

This has been the saving grace for my riding partners…

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  • Ken

    Nice trip!