25 Photos - Jul 8, 2013
Photo: Wyoming landscapePhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: Tom with Merlin the Owl Creek RV manager. At the age of 18 Merlin was a drill instructor. He lives at the RV park, has a Harley with over 100,000 miles and pulls a tear drop trailer behind the Harley, that Merlin designed and built himself.Photo: Dantery 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: DQ stop before entering RV parkPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: country on the way to RivertonPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: water breakPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Ranchers moving cattle in WyomingPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Cattle do not want to cooperatePhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing:Photo: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Finally got them across while we stop trafficPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: The dog would nip at the hoofs of any cow that wanted to strayPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Ranchers would get them across street, then one or two would get away and go back onto the streetPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: The view from Dubois to RivertonPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Time for lunchPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Tom - another wardrobe changePhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Most of the roads in Idaho and Wyoming have these dug out sections separating the lane from the shoulder. sometimes they provided a margin of safety, other times, when the  shoulder narrowed, it would be a hazard.Photo: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: I think this zinc oxide could be a new fashion statementPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Getting close to RivertonPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Got tents up and sudden weather front moves through with 45 mph gusts of windPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Sudden wind storm disrupts camp sitePhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton WY 79 miles 1410' climbing: Tents taking 45 mph gustsPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: Before leaving for Casper, Jim asks Merlin to Pray for us. From Left Doreen, MerlinPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: Merlin with his tear drop trailerPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: Merlin's tear drop trailer interiorPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: Merlin, rear view of tear drop trailer and his HarleyPhoto: Day 19 Dubois to Riverton 79 miles 1410' climbing: Dave, cooking spaghetti for dinner