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Next year's ride to places

Someone mentioned to me that perhaps I should go by Milwaukee on my trip...
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Someone mentioned to me that perhaps I should go by Milwaukee on my trip...
Give us a little lead time.

One of us upper Midwest Doofs could probably put together something for a day or two of thrills and amusement.

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Old 08-23-2016, 10:19 AM
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I'll keep it updated, on when and which way I'm going.
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So lookin' like three (500 - 600 mi) and a half (300 +/-mi) days to outside of Milwaukee.

Just dreaming it out here so far.

Never know what the future holds, but so far...


Start on I 80 and around Rawlins WY will swing up towards I 90 then points further East.
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So lookin' like three (500 - 600 mi) and a half (300 +/-mi) days to outside of Milwaukee.

Just dreaming it out here so far.

Never know what the future holds, but so far...


Start on I 80 and around Rawlins WY will swing up towards I 90 then points further East.
Shoot for La Crosse, WI. One or more of us could meet you there to escort you toward MKE.

Welch Motel is on the south side of town, on the Mississippi River, WI 35. It's a real real nice Mom and Pop. d j, Tonya and I stayed there the night she passed through that area on her Grand Adventure.

From there we could take you to the Mindoro Cut and tool around SW Wisconnie road goodness to get you to MKE. We could kill a day just playing around between LSE and MKE, easy 250 mile day ride. Find some fresh cheese curds along the way. Visit New Glarus. Plenty to see out that way.

I live 45-ish miles due south of MKE and could probably put you up for a night or two. Visit the H-D Museum on the second day, have lunch at the Safe House downtown MKE, whatever you wanna do. Three H-D dealers within 25 miles of my house in case your bike needs some attention, plus three in greater MKE in case stuff arises sooner. Summerfest is on MKE's lakefront the beginning of July for like 10 days and is a good time if you like food, beer and tons of live music.

Depending on your plans, you could bypass Chicagoland's hellish x-ways by taking the Lake Express across Lake Michigan from MKE to Muskegon, MI and head to points east and/or south from there. I rode the Lake Express across Lake Michigan a couple of summers ago, Muskegon to MKE, last boat out. It was a nice ride.

Food for thought.

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Well I could extend my second day to make Rapid City and then slab blast to La Crosse from there.

Making three 600 plus days.


This ride is on the way to next years pokey...
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Shoot for La Crosse, WI. One or more of us could meet you there to escort you toward MKE.

Welch Motel is on the south side of town, on the Mississippi River, WI 35. It's a real real nice Mom and Pop. d j, Tonya and I stayed there the night she passed through that area on her Grand Adventure.

From there we could take you to the Mindoro Cut and tool around SW Wisconnie road goodness to get you to MKE. We could kill a day just playing around between LSE and MKE, easy 250 mile day ride. Find some fresh cheese curds along the way. Visit New Glarus. Plenty to see out that way.

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Depending on your plans, you could bypass Chicagoland's hellish x-ways by taking the Lake Express across Lake Michigan from MKE to Muskegon, MI and head to points east and/or south from there. I rode the Lake Express across Lake Michigan a couple of summers ago, Muskegon to MKE, last boat out. It was a nice ride.

Food for thought.
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You haven't mentioned one of the Hill Country rides.

Purely an oversight, I'm sure.
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Maybe following year?
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The ferry ride across the lake looks kind of intriguing.
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The ferry ride across the lake looks kind of intriguing.
Ha!

We could take the ferry on WI 113, too, on the way to MKE.

Cross the mighty Wisconsin River. High water crossing.

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