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  Date   Location   Notes Miles Average Speed MPG
          No Toad - MODE switch "ON"
Fuel = 875.5 Gal, Hours Driving = 152:48
7345
48.1
8.4
  6/22/08   Leave home - Villa Park CA          
                 
  6/22/08   Fueled at Flying J - Barstow CA     106 42.2 7.5
                 
  6/22/08   Circus Circus KOA RV Park     160 58 9.1
                 
  6/24/08   Elks Lodge - Richfield UT   Parking Lot - No H/U 292 53.1 8.3
  6/24/08   Fueled at Flying J Richfield UT          
                 
  6/25/08   Stayed at Walmart , Rifle CO   Good Parking 289 56.2 8.4
                 
  6/26/08   Elks Lodge - Silverthorne CO   Parking Lot - No H/U 119 50.5 7.2
                 
  6/29/08   Stayed at Walmart Loveland CO   Allows overnight Parking - Good Parking 127 49.9 10.0
                 
  6/30/08   A.B. RV Park -
Cheyenne WY
  WIFI - Fresh BBQ on Premise at night 51 41 7.3
                 
  7/2/08   Wyoming Pioneer Museum Douglas WY   Free - Very Nice Displays 136 49.3 10.0
                 
  7/2/08   The Koop Restaurant Douglas WY   Good Food & Large Curly Fries      
                 
  7/2/08   Devils Tower KOA   Nice Park right at the Entrance of Devils Tower,free wifi 174 52.7 8.5
                 
  7/4/08   Days of 76 RV Park Deadwood SD   Large open Park, no trees, no wifi, $25.night 97.3 35.4 6.8
                 
  7/5/08   Presidents Park   Features incredible likenesses of all of our Nations Presidents majestically standing 20 feet tall.      
                 
  7/5/08   Adams Museum   The oldest history museum in the Black Hills - No Photos Allowed      
                 
  7/6/08   Sturgis Motorcycle Museum   Large collection of Motorcycles.      
                 
  7/7/08   Days of 76 Museum   Located on Days of 76 Campground.      
                 
  7/8/08   Mt Rushmore KOA     50.2 27.1 7.0
                 
  7/9/08   Four Mile Old West Town Custer   50 Buildings      
                 
  7/9/08   National Presidential Wax Museum   Features incredible full size Wax likenesses of all of our Nations Presidents in individual Displays      
                 
  7/10/08   Elks Lodge - Rapid City   8 - 50 Amp Hook ups & Large Parking Lot, Large Dining Room & Golf Course 37.6 22.8 7.3
  7/10/08   Rapid City President Statues on Street Corners   39 Bronze President Statures on street corners. 4 new ones each year      
  7/11/08   Chapel on the Hill   Norwegian Church      
  7/11/08   Journey Museum   Large Museum, Well laid out      
                 
  7/12/08   Arrow campground Wall SD   Free Wifi 158 43.1 10.3
  7/12/08   Wall Drug   Large complex, over 500 seats in diner , $6,000,000 of western art      
  7/12/08   Badlands NP   Nice scenic drive      
  7/13/04   Wounded Knee Museum   Complete story of event & history of US broken treaties.      
  7/13/08   1880 Town   Props & location from Movie "Dances with Wolves"      
  7/13/08   Pioneer Car Museum   Large collections of cars, buildings,      
                 
  7/13/08   Happy Camper RV Chamberlain SD   Free Wifi 157.8 52.6 10.3
  7/15/08   Cabelas Sporting Goods   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
                 
  7/15/08   Walmart Super Center     65.4 56.9 11.4
                 
  7/15/08   Lake Mitchell Campground   City owned, Full hookups $20, No wifi 17.6 14.1 6.6
  7/16/08   Corn Palace Mitchell SD          
  7/17/08   Dakota Discovery Museum          
                 
  7/18/08   Sioux Falls KOA   Pull Thru, full Hook up, wifi, $43.50 per night minus 10% 72 48.1 8.0
  7/18/08   Flying J   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/19/08   Cracker Barrel   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/19/08   Walmart   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/19/08   Sams Club   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/19/08   Great Plains Zoo          
  7/19/08   Delbridge Museum of Natural History          
                 
  7/21/08   Demco Towing   Replaced Vacuum pump on Toad brakes at N/C 76 46.1 8.5
                 
  7/21/08   Scenic Park Campground in Sioux City NE   Pull Thru, full Hook up 61 36.7 8.2
  7/22/08   Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center          
                 
  7/22/08   Harrahs Casino in Council Bluffs   4 nights Dry Camping 98 52.7 8.7
  7/23/08   Walmart, Council Bluff IA   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/24/08   Sam's Club   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/24/08   Pilot Truck stop   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/24/08   Bass Pro Shop   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  7/24/08   Trails Museum   Lewis & Clark, Mormon, Oregon Trail Museum      
  7/25/08   Wildlife Safari - Omaha NE   Drive thru Animal Reserve      
                 
  7/26/08   John F. Kennedy Memorial Park   Pull Thru, full Hook up, no wifi. $17.00 per night 163 45.2 8.2
  7/27/08   Fort Dodge Iowa Museum          
                 
  7/29/08   Hawkeye Buffalo Ranch   150 year family owned working Buffalo Ranch, We fed the Buffalo ears of corn & bought steaks & jerky to take with us. 156 42.1 8.0
  7/29/08   Fueled at Loves Truck Stop, Albert Lea MN     103 57.4 9.2
                 
  7/29/08   Lebanon Hills Campground   Full Hook up - No wifi ,$28.00 per night & $7 Reservation Fee 85 56.3 10.7
                 
  8/1/08   Knife Island Campground     155.9 52 9.1
                 
  8/4/08   Indian Point Campground     15.5 31 8.3
  8/5/08   Richard Bong WW 2 Museum          
                 
  8/7/08   Ojibwa Casino - Marquette   Free Full Hookup RV Overnight Parking 270.4 46.2 8.7
                 
  8/8/08   Anne-Osborn RV Park     159.2 44.8 9.2
      Elks Lodge #552 in Sault Ste Marie, MI   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
                 
  8/10/08   Mackinaw Mill Creek Campground   Very nice Campground with a view of the lake 64.4 40.2 9.7
  8/11/08   Mackinac Island   Took the ferry over to the island and spent the day. Lots to do including touring the Fort.      
                 
      Fueled at Flying J in Saginaw, MI   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  8/12/08   Walmart Supercenter #3487   Drove by - Allows overnight Parking      
  8/12/08   Algonac State Park   We met Bill & Deanna Brown for the 1st time and went to dinner at the Knife River Restaurant. 311.4 52.8 9.6
                 
  8/13/08   Walmart in Shelby MI     31.1 34.6 8.0
  8/13/08   Elks Lodge in Dearborn MI   We stayed here for 3 days as we could not find anywhere else to park in this area. Large Parking lot. Had Bar b q dinner there. $10. a night. 52.2 25.5 7.1
  8/14/08   Henry Ford Greenfield Village   This will take another day all by itself.      
  8/15/08   Henry Ford Museum   Huge Museum that will take a day all by itself to see. Well worth seeing it . It is Incredible.      
                 
  8/16/08   Elkhart Campground   Located next to Total RV, a Foretravel authorized repair dealer. 191.4 56.3 9.1
  8/17/08   Met up with Roger Berke - Aquahot Guru.   He was just leaving but we had a chance to talk for awhile. He got my intermittent Aquahot working in Quartzsite AZ last year.      
  8/18/08   Motorhome/RV Hall of Fame          
  8/19/08   Elks Lodge in Elkhart IN   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
                 
  8/20/08   Had new Cooling unit installed on Refrigerator at Hobsons RV   This is a father & son company with dad having 40 years experience. They let me watch & photograph the whole replacement & answered all my questions about how everything works.      
  8/21/08   Hudson Auto Museum   This is a pristine showroom with some incredibly beautiful cars.      
                 
  8/22/08   Empress Casino RV Park in Joliet, IL   I could not find much in the way of parking in the greater Chicago area so we stayed here. The Elec power was not working well on many sites. 176.8 35. 7.4
  8/26/08   Zip Dee Awning in Elk Grove, IL   Got a window awning installed under my Girard awning that I ordered 3 weeks ago. 43.5 30. 7.3
                 
  8/27/08   Fueled at Flying J in Davenport IA     174.9 53. 9.2
  8/27/08   HWH in Moscow ,Iowa   Have my system checked out & get a little education. 26.9 59.8 10.2
                 
  8/28/08   Innovative Coach Works , Goddard, KS   Met with Ron Hawkins Diagnosed broken shock mounts & Refrigerator issues. 555 61.8 7.8
                 
      Walmart Supercenter 1800 S.Wood Dr., Okmulgee OK   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  8/29/08   Elks Lodge #533 in McAlester, OK   Stayed for 1 night 301.1 54.8 8.5
                 
      Elks Lodge #2433 in Paris TX   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
      Walmart Superctr in Paris TX   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  8/30/08   Horseshoe Casino in Shreveport, LA     266.8 52.3 8.0
                 
  8/31/08   Fueled at TA in Greenwood LA     15.1 27.5 6.7
  8/31/08   Foretravel Nocogdoches, TX     84 55.7 8.0
                 
  9/12/08   Elks Lodge #1105 in Wichita Falls TX   Finished up the repairs in NAC & headed home as hurricane IKE is coming in. 329.6 47.1 8.0
                 
  9/13/08   Fueled at Flying J in Amarillo TX     218.4 57.5 7.5
  9/13/08   Sandia Casino in Albuquerque NM   Spent the night - Allows overnight Parking 301 62.1 8.6
                 
  9/14/08   Walmart Supercenter in Amarillo TX   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking      
  9/14/08   Cracker Barrel I-40 Exit 72A   Stopped by - Allows overnight Parking but very small      
  9/14/08   Fueled at Flying j in Winslow AZ     273 60. 9.1
  9/14/08   Fenner Rest Area I-40 WB mm106   Spent the night - Allows overnight Parking 305 64.2 8.6
                 
  9/15/08   Fueled at Flying J - Barstow CA     112 57.4 8.2
  9/15/08   Home     101.5 58 9.3
                 
               
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