New Orleans to Nova Scotia 2017-Day 2

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 30, 2017/ BMW R1200RT, New Orleans to Nova Scotia 2017, Touring/ 0 comments

Departure Location: Cherokee, NC Time: 0800 Weather Conditions: 72, fog, mist and rain Daily High Temperature: 87 (low of 61) Destination: Boone, NC Daily Miles Logged: 209 Arrival Time: 1745 States Visited: North Carolina   Our on time departure set the stage for what we had hoped would be a fantastic day of scenic riding.  One simply cannot ask for a more

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New Orleans to Nova Scotia 2017-Day 1

Steve Kinchen, Sr/ June 29, 2017/ BMW R1200RT, New Orleans to Nova Scotia 2017, Touring/ 1 comments

Departure Location: River Ridge, LA Time: 0530 Weather Conditions: Pissin rain Daily High Temperature: 89 Destination: Cherokee, NC Daily Miles Logged: 651 Arrival Time: 19:15 States Visited: Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina What can be said about a day that starts at 0300 prepping for an 0530 departure in the rain?   I’ll tell you what…”it’s a better

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