View Full Version : This Falls Harley Road Trip

12-15-2010, 03:51 PM
I was not going to bore anyone with our holiday pics but several people asked after seeing the bike getting ready on the newbie run pics. We road over 9000K in 14 days and had the trip of a lifetime. Heather (my wife ) took over 1500 pics so I pared this down by a lot. (Still a million)
We road through the interior of Washington, Idaho,Nevada and into Arizona.
Most of this time the temp was hovering at 110f. We only traveled back roads and tried to see as much as we could of the countryside. Our destination was the Grand Canyon but we had no idea as to the route we wanted to take. We traveled on route 66 and missed all of the tourist traps
We rode over 100k of gravel road in the Nevada desert,flash floods,washouts and dust devils. I even hit a great horned owl in the dark. It was huge. I punched it just as it hit me in the face, it cartwheeled over me and almost took out Heather on the way by!
After a few days exploring the grand canyon we headed to monument valley and in to Moab. (dam no jeep this trip) Played in the area for a day or two and then headed for Colorado and back into northern Utah. Yellow stone park was a blast with all the animals and geysers. Wyoming and Montana turned cold,very cold, but we had fun no matter.

All in all it was a great time!!!
Not a bad run for a couple of old farts.

12-15-2010, 03:57 PM
Holly hell :eek:

i enjoyed every pic.

thats just aweshum

thanks for posting [cheers]

12-15-2010, 04:01 PM
Thanks [cheers]

old codger
12-15-2010, 04:14 PM
GREAT BUNCH OF PICS!!! The wife & I Have seen most of these places, but we did it over a number of years, starting in Saskatchewan in 1963, with a brand new 1964 Plymouth, You've got a lot of memories in there, Thanks for SHAREING.

12-15-2010, 04:34 PM
Wow looks like ur right about the trip of a lifetime great pics, looks like u had some good weather for a lot of it too thanks for sharing[cheers]

12-15-2010, 04:39 PM
great pics, thanks for sharing.

12-15-2010, 04:47 PM
looks like a kileer trip[36]

would love to do that some day

Cheese eyes
12-15-2010, 05:45 PM
well thats looks like fun !!!!! thanks for sharing !![cheers]

12-15-2010, 05:46 PM
awesome pics. thanx for sharing. looks like you guys had a great time and good weather.

12-15-2010, 05:47 PM
one word WOW!!!

thanks for posting! looks like one of lifes highlight trips

12-15-2010, 05:54 PM
Looks like you outlaws had an awesome trip [36]

12-15-2010, 06:25 PM
Boooooooooooooring .................well one pic was the others were great

12-15-2010, 06:29 PM
awesome pics thanks so much for posting them. We love pics like this post as many as you like.


12-15-2010, 08:32 PM
Wow Killar trip man...Those are some awsome shots ypu got there Thanks for Sharing.

Lieutenant Johnson
12-15-2010, 09:24 PM
Amazing pics ! Thanks for posting the trip

12-15-2010, 09:35 PM
wow reat pics that would have been a great trip on a bike some beautiful landscape there to shoukd put more pics up if u got them :D :D

12-15-2010, 10:14 PM
wow!.. thats all i have to say. oh yeah

12-16-2010, 09:06 AM
wow very cool trip,

must hav ebeen nice to be i nthe warm weather [5]

12-16-2010, 10:05 AM
Truly Epic!!!

12-16-2010, 10:40 AM
Awesome pics, Looks like a trip you will never forget!!!

12-16-2010, 02:23 PM
wow, awesome pics, looks like it was a great trip!

12-16-2010, 11:32 PM
Saw a lot of those places as a kid, sure brings back memorys. Thanks for shareing :)

12-17-2010, 09:04 AM
wow amazing scenery, great pics thank for posting [cheers]

12-17-2010, 04:53 PM
Thanks to all for the kind responses. I was worried that the large amount of pics would overload you. We had a great time and loved sharing it with all.

12-17-2010, 07:07 PM
Wicked pics dude,

12-18-2010, 12:25 PM
great shots thanks for sharin one day I to would like to do a trip like this

12-18-2010, 12:48 PM
looks like a trip of a lifetime

12-19-2010, 06:14 PM
pics are gerrrr8

12-20-2010, 11:40 AM
again soooo awesome buddy!!!!!!!!

just great shots....
and an awesome trip!

once im done the basement(very soon)ill be allowed to play in my truck again!!!! and then i can hit some trails with ya again!!!

12-20-2010, 06:21 PM
Looks like a great trip.

Wonderful pictures.

I really liked the antler arch.

12-20-2010, 07:09 PM
excellent pics guy's it seems like its been forever since i did that trip. thanks for bringing back the memories.

12-20-2010, 10:07 PM
holly hell man. looks like a hell of a time. l hope you had good weather

12-22-2010, 11:17 AM
Awesome pics, Looks like a good trip [cheers]

matt spew
12-23-2010, 09:19 PM
look like a awesome trip