Destination: Kansas City, MO End of day Odometer Reading: 215,330km Having determined that the muffler (which had only been holding on with some almost rusted-through piping) had broken off of the exhaust pipe on Day 3, we decided to stop in at an Autozone and buy some sort of repair kit. After buying a kit that included some aluminized metal, […]
Destination: Kansas City, MO End of day Odometer Reading: 215,189km Waking up at the truck stop outside of Denver, we decided that it wasn’t really worth the extra time to head back into Denver to eat at Steuben’s, so we had breakfast at the truck stop restaurant instead. Despite horrid service, the food was quite well made. Joel […]
Destination: Tomahawk Truck Stop just east of Denver, CO End of day Odometer Reading: 214,200km After getting a relatively early start on the road, we headed southeast towards Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. The drive to Yellowstone was quite beautiful, as was the drive afterwards, however we found Yellowstone itself to be relatively boring. The areas surrounding it are much […]
End Destination: Somewhere between Butte, MT and Bozeman, MT End of day Odometer Reading: 212,772km Left Calgary after work, started heading south towards the Coutts border crossing into Montana. We stopped at a McDonald’s in Lethbridge for a bite to eat. Joel decided to try the McGangBang Deluxe, which is of course a McChicken sandwich between the two patties of […]
Well the hour is upon us, the Tercel is ready. The roof rack is installed, the cargo box is loosely tied to it; the tools are in the trunk, the spare tire is pumped up. This machine is ready to go. All aboard the Spruce Moose!