Randy and Kerry's 2002 Trip to British Columbia

In May 2002, brothers Randy and Kerry Burton rode a pair of Suzuki GS500E motorcycles to British Columbia. They left Kerry's home in Orem, Utah on the 22nd and traveled 3,111 miles before returning on the 30th.

Here is a map of their trip, as rendered by Microsoft Streets and Trips 2002:

Click on the following links for maps, narrative, and pictures of each day of the trip. The text is taken directly from Kerry's daily journal entries. Additions and corrections are surrounded by square brackets [like this].

Arrival: May 19 - Randy's Flight and Salt Lake Tour

Preparations: May 20,21 - Fabricating Luggage Racks and Packing

Day 1: May 22 - From Home to Ely, NEVADA

Day 2: May 23 - The Loneliest Highway in America

Day 3: May 24 - From Reno, NEVADA to Eureka, CALIFORNIA

Day 4: May 25 - From the WEST COAST to Bend, OREGON

Day 5: May 26 - Madras -- The Dalles -- Yakima River -- Ellensburg, WASHINGTON

Day 6: May 27 - Wenatchee -- Omak -- Osoyoos, BRITISH COLUMBIA

Day 7: May 28 - Highway 3 -- Back to the USA -- Coeur D'Alene, IDAHO

Day 8: May 29 - Missoula, MONTANA -- Lewis & Clark -- Salmon, IDAHO

Day 9: May 30 - Idaho Falls -- Salt Lake City, UTAH -- HOME

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