SEATTLE, MOUNT RAINIER and MOUNT ST. HELENS, Wash./COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, Ore.— Two dozen industry folks and friends who share a passion for motorcycling and boating gathered in Seattle during the weekend to launch a spectacular weeklong tour of the West Coast.
In 2012, my good pal of many years and marine industry colleague Jim Krueger and I had kicked back and were having a casual conversation over a motorcycle ride lunch when I dropped a hint about a boaters-and-bikers tour.
ON THE AMTRAK AUTO TRAIN FROM LORTON, VA., TO SANFORD, FLA. — My post last Friday from Gettysburg, Pa., covered a marvelous afternoon and evening with my former teacher and Civil War aficionado Richard Mancini for a personal tour of the historic battlegrounds.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. — If I started this blog by telling you we had thoroughly enjoyed a day of touring, you’d likely assume I was referring to the motorcycling kind, right?
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Day Six of The Freedom Ride can only be described as … awesome. Honestly, I did my very best to drum up another word, but nothing else sufficed. Also, it’s the one word I heard repeated and rolling off the tongues of our riders multiple times throughout the day. I uttered the…more
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — The Freedom Ride lived up to its name on Tuesday in more ways than one. It was one “hull of a ride!”
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. — Before sharing our Monday marathon, let me wrap up our Sunday Freedom Ride activities.
SAVANNAH, Ga. — We’ve traveled some great coastal roads and waterways since my post on Friday, when we thundered out of downtown Sarasota to start Hull of a Tour² The Freedom Ride.
SARASOTA, Fla. — These past few months have felt just like a lead-up to Christmas!
I love God.