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Edward Kilner
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Day 17 - July 17 Internet Access is Back!
People arrived in force last Wednesday and completely overwhelmed the WiFi nets provided by both the Fairpark and MOA. My Chairman had a private T-Mbile hotspot and it too was not reliable or fast. As a result, I have do catch up. which may take some days t...
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Day 12 - July 12 More Hot Days at the Rally
Last night was a pleasantly cool night. I used a sleeping bag liner without the sleeping bag for the first time. Very pleasant. I added a flag to the tent so my fellow Canadians can say hello if they pass by. These folks (to the right of my tent) arrived ye...
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Day 10 July 10 Rally Volunteer Work Begins
The BMW MOA rally in Salt Lake City won't officially begin until Wednesday. Yet, people arrived yesterday to set up their tents and begin doing volunteer labour to get things ready for their fellow members. It takes a lot of volunteers. Arriving early helps...
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Day 8 July 8 Arrived at Salt Lake City
From Grand Junction CO to SLC UT is some ride! The first bit is badlands. Then, there is more of that, with exits that say "no services". No gas, no place to pee, nothing. I had gassed up so no worries on my bike which is made for long rides and has a 500 k...
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Day 7 July 7 Grand Junction CO
Had a great ride today, let the GoPro run until the battery died and edited what was there for you: Looks like I may have gotten the order of the videos mixed up, but enjoy anyway. The tunnel is the Eisenhower tunnel, opened in 1973 and 1.5 miles in length....
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Day 5 - July 5 @Idaho Springs, CO
Warning Order of pictures totally screwed up. Trying to fix it but moving a picture up or down seems to be impossible. If there is no space between two pictures, it is hard to insert one. Have stumbled on how to do it, but might not be able to recall the ex...
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Day 5 - July 5 @Idaho Springs, CO
I am composing this post for the second time today. This morning I had one of those "the dog ate my homework" episodes. I was determined to master using the iPad app from Blogger that I paid for and it went somewhat ok until I tried to publish the draft. It...
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Day 4 - July 4 York NE to Brush CO
It was a long and hot ride today. I was on the road at 8am and rode until about 2:30. Really that waa 3:30 as I passed into Mountain Time. Mr Garmin detected that and told Mr BMW to adjust his clock, which I saw happen. 12:00 became 11:00. Maybe the 00's we...
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