I was immediately thankful for the electric jacket and electric
grips I got about two weeks ago. As I headed out into the country
side before sunrise it felt like the temperatures were in the upper
|The route was chosen to go from Palatine, IL to our cottage
in Northern Wisconsin. The plan was for my wife to drive up and
I would take the "scenic route" around and meet her there.
I had ridden the Road King from Palatine to the cottage once
before, but that time was a straight shot, which is about 280
Starting time was scheduled for 4:30AM. I ended up
leaving the garage at 4:45, and getting the gas receipt for
4:50. I need to thank my (very understanding) wife
for getting up at 4:30 to sign my witness form and take this
Starting odometer was:
Although there was bridge construction around Janesville, there was no
delay. An easy drive later I arrived at Portage, WI for the first gas
stop. 150 miles done.