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Bonneville and Beyond

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September 19, 2008 / By / 1 Comment
After we spent a grueling day and a half waiting for the truck to get fixed we were finally heading out of UT but we couldn't leave without seeing the Bonneville Salt Flats! As we pulled up to the entrance the lady collecting money told us we were just in time, it was the first […]

We’re homeless…

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September 17, 2008 / By / 2 Comments
On our way to CA yesterday we stopped at a scenic view area, as we were walking back to the truck Mike noticed smoke coming out from under the hood… Two nice men stopped and took a look at the oil leaking under the truck with Mike. They all agreed we needed to get it […]

Fresh out of the Winds and onto Utah

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September 14, 2008 / By / 2 Comments
I can't tell you how wonderful it was to see mountains again! We drove into Wyoming on Monday morning and got up to the Wind River Range that evening. We spent most of the night trying to navigate our way through some very poorly marked dirt roads trying to find our way to Big Sandy. […]

Livin’ in the lap of luxury

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September 8, 2008 / By / 2 Comments
Yesterday we continued to drive through Iowa and into Nebraska. We stopped to see the the Centennial and Big Boy locomotives at the boarder of Nebraska and Iowa. Those were the biggest trains I've ever seen! We spent the night at a campground in Nebraska where we enjoyed some filet mignon wrapped in bacon, potatoes […]

Indiana, Illinois and Iowa… that’s a lotta i’s!

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September 6, 2008 / By / 1 Comment
We departed our service station in Indiana around 10 this morning, drove straight through Indi and into Illinois. We stopped at a Walmart Supercenter and picked up some goods. We continued to drive straight through IL and into Iowa. We just made a stop at the Iowa 80 truck stop, the LARGEST truck stop in […]