Category Archives: USA Trip – 2014

Road trip across the U.S.A. in May-June 2014.

Two Day Midwestern Journey

{Click on pictures to see a larger copy, use back button to return} Days 9 and 10: Leaving Minneapolis, we traveled through Wisconsin and into Chicago on day nine. It was beautiful country and next to the Mauston, Wisconsin supercharger, … Continue reading

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Minneapolis – the City and It’s People

{Click on pictures to see a larger copy, use back button to return} Day 8 – 27 May: We stayed at America’s Best Value Inn in Albert Lea, MN and the people there had never seen a Tesla, much less … Continue reading

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Long Day’s Drive – South Dakota

{Click on pictures to see a larger copy, use back button to return} This morning I went to the Rapid City supercharger and it seems they do it differently in this part of the country. Again the line painters apparently … Continue reading

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A Monumental Day…

…and to think it all started with a ‘No Guns’ sign in the Frontier Mall in Cheyenne. Wyoming neighbors may be friendly, but they also be ‘packin’. We met Sue, a woman who works in Olive Garden, and she advised … Continue reading

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Over the Continental Divide

Day 5 – 24 May: Not a lot to say today. It was a long day, with four superchargers visited and 390 miles driven. We crossed the Continental in a long tunnel just before dropping down into Denver. In Grand … Continue reading

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Redo! San Raphael Swell

Day 4 – 23 May: Yesterday I promised to do better in the picture department, when in a spectacular photo environment. We are on a vacation, doing what we want, so when Patty suggested we have a do-over and retrace … Continue reading

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Grand Vistas and Empty Space

Day 3 – 22 May: Mark picked me up at our hotel Thursday morning and took me back to his house, where the Tesla had recharged over night. I snapped a picture of him standing between the Tesla and his … Continue reading

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