Lake Superior Loop

  Trip: Lake Superior Loop Date: Summer 2017 Distance: 1,999 miles Time on bike: ~43 hours Per day: ~330 miles and 8 hours Map: Lake Superior Loop Border Crossing Conditions Day 1 Mileage: 271 miles Trip: Grand Rapids to St. Ignace, MI Lodging: Driftwood Motel Making the usual trip up M37 through Traverse City, Tunnel of Trees and across the bridge. … More Lake Superior Loop

Lake Michigan Loop

Trip: Lake Michigan Loop Date: Memorial Weekend 2017 Distance: 1058 miles Time on bike: ~20 hours Map: Lake Michigan Loop Day 1 Mileage: 303 miles Trip: Grand Rapids to Port Washington, WI Lodging: Hotel Most likely I will not be able to go through Chicago with all the holiday weekend traffic. But if it doesn’t look bad driving up through … More Lake Michigan Loop

Owensboro, KY

Trip: Grand Rapids, MI to Owensboro, KY Date: November 4,-7, 2016 Distance: 1,000 miles Time on bike: 20 hours With the weather forecast nearing 70°F, I had to put together a last minute trip. I had just gotten my new bike a few weeks earlier and wanted to spend a weekend getting to know it. At least for me, … More Owensboro, KY