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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