Alan and his Roadster September 6, 2012


Entering Montana – Smooth Sailing. The evening of September 10th 2012


Spectacular scenery! Great cruising country in Montana!

Entering Idaho with fellow cruisers

Orcas Island, San Juan Straights, north of Seattle, for son Erik’s 40th birthday

Cut Bank, Montana. Apparently Lewis & Clark did not see the “No Parking’ sign!

Washington is a great road trip state. Beautiful forests, mountains and farmland!

Columbia River. Lewis & Clark were stormed in here for 2 weeks – I moved out quickly! Sept 24.

Enjoying the rugged Oregon coast! Sept 25.

Cruising in the Redwoods Sept. 27

Paul Bunyan… Giant Redwood Logger! Sept. 27

Classic tourist picture in the Redwoods. The Roadster & I are doing fine. Sept. 28

Sept 30: Entering San Fran after a beautiful drive down Rt 1. Sept.29

Sept 30: Cruzin San Fran on Saturday evening

Sept, 30: Onward through the fog…I just could not resist the cliche.

Sept 30: We Floridians should be thankful we do not pay San fran pump prices

Oct.1 : Lombard St then SouthHwy 1 …a beautiful drive



Oct 2: Lone tree Point, 17 Mile Drive, Pebble Beach, Big Sur Coast… Great Weather

Oct 3: A drive thru CA would not be complete without a pullover by the CHP

Oct 4: Monica Pier, Rt66, Hollywood and Vine…starting across the mother road

Oct 5: Rt66 near Barstow, CA…Calico Ghost Town, Gustos Barmaid…coldest beer on Rt66

Oct, 5: At Peterson Auto Mues in LA… for Callan and Robert Grey… Cars Display

Oct, 5: Opps, forgot to include the Gustos Barmaid

Oct, 6: Breakfast at Bagdad Cafe, Needles, CA, entering AZ. Donkeys roaming Oatman, Cool Springs relic gas station.

Oct, 7: What do u expect for 15 bucks a nite? Sharon joins up and meets her first Rt66 roadie

Oct, 8: Rt66 Williams, AZ. Petes namesake relic gas station. Grand Canyon is spectacular… on to Monument Valley

Oct, 8: Entering Utah, Monument Valley, Elephants Feet formation Dinosaur tracks…a great day!

Oct, 10:  More great Southwest scenery in Sedona, AZ and lodging in a real hotel

Oct 10: Rt66 Twin Arrows Trading Post. Standing on the corner in Windslow Arizona…riding in my flatbed Ford…its all here! Lodging at the Wigman Motel…from 1950. Very 50’s and unique.

Oct, 11: Wigwam Motel and a 1950 Studebaker, visiting Petrified Forest and Rt66 Cont Divide, then into New Mexico.

Oct, 13: Tumbleweed hitch hiker picked up on on New Mex Rt66, old 66 lodging near Alb…NM, dancing with the the stars at Alb Rt66 50s Diner

Oct, 13: Alb Balloon Fest Morning Glow, Mass Ascension, Rt66 Diner for lunch… with a great Chocolate Malt.

Oct, 15: Ballon Fest Spyder Pig, Neuk Mus, Tavern in Madrid, NM. In Los Almos tonight.

Oct, 16: Visiting Los Almos where the atomic bomb was created, posing with Dr. Oppenheimer and Gen Groves

Oct, 17: Rt66 Tucumcari NM, a dicey underbridge on 66 then entering Texas

Oct, 17: Cadilac Ranch, Texas Steak for lunch. Rt66 Conoco Gas Station in Shamrock, TX.

Oct, 19: Roger Miller King of the Road Muse. in Erick, OK…original Portland CementRt66 Road Surface from 1931… Harleys 66 Roadhouse… a treasure of Party House also in Erick.

Oct, 19: Hello to All, Tr66 Yellow Deuce mural Round Barn… toro proof. Like the Blue Whale in Catoosa, OK?

Oct, 21: Original RT66 with curb…head to head the buffalo in Chandler, OK. How about these gas prices in OK oil country!

Oct, 21: Rt66 OK Route sign, tallest oil drilling rig in the world at 176ft in Elk City, OK. Modern Art 66 statue along the road… havingfun talking to the roadies.

Oct, 22: Neck and Neck with Buz Lightyear

October 24: Last look at southwestern gas prices. Swung by New Orleans, Bourbon St. for lunch… then back on the road for home. Wrap up tomorrow.

Oct 24: Drove Rt 19 S. thru old Florida, encountered a swarm of dragonflies. Arrived home last night after 10016 miles… life is Good! Hope you enjoyed the ride… I did! It was good to have you along

I must be addicted to texting pics late at night…cruzin with good highschool friend Jim H in Seattle. New Mex scenery, Sharon with yellow flowers in AZ… best part of my trip. All out of phone pics. BYE!


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