Monthly Archives: May 2014

The East Coast – At Last!

{Click on pictures to see a larger copy, use back button to return} Day 11 – 30 May: Today we slept in, sort of, then started off for our first stop in Cranberry, PA. It was the middle of the … Continue reading

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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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Las Vegas to St. George, UT – The Desert Gets Spectacular

Day 2 – 21 May: After visiting Nora and her assistant Sunshine in their offices in Las Vegas, we set off toward unknown destinations. The relatively short trip took us through the Virgin River Gorge in northwest Arizona. This was … Continue reading

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Getting Started – Finally

Day 1 – 20 May: The inertia of getting started is finally over with. We have loaded the car, the dog, and left our home. We picked a destination we have driven to several times – Las Vegas – and … Continue reading

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