Jeff and Joel 2011: The BBQ Road Trip

Day 8: July 16, 2011

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Destination: Memphis, TN End of day Odometer Reading: 216,795km After spending most of the morning in at the truck stop working on the blog/reading/watching TV, we headed into downtown Memphis to hit up Rendezvous for some BBQ for lunch. Rendezvous is well known for their charcoal ribs, which are not cooked low and slow like […]

Jeff and Joel 2011: The BBQ Road Trip

Day 5: July 13, 2011

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Destination: Kansas City, MO End of day Odometer Reading: 215,545km Woke up this morning at the Flying J truck stop again, we’ve spent the last couple of nights here, and will be here tonight as well. Headed over to the Harley Davidson factory to take the tour, unfortunately it is currently during the model-year changeover […]

Jeff and Joel 2011: The BBQ Road Trip

Day 3: July 11, 2011

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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 […]

Jeff and Joel 2011: The BBQ Road Trip

Day 2: July 10, 2011

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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 […]

Jeff and Joel 2011: The BBQ Road Trip

Day 1: July 9, 2011

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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 […]