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post #1 of 18 (permalink) Old 07-18-2008, 07:31 AM Thread Starter
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On the road to Miller!

We are on our way out for our annual pilgrimage to Miller Motorsports in Utah yet once again. It never ceases to amaze me how beautiful this country is as we cut across it on I-80. We have a caravan going here of the Larson's rig with my trailer, and Jason Brehmer and the NESBA trailer. I'll list who is with us when everyone wakes up... but I think it is Tom & Carol, Brent & Cigi, Scotty, jason, Jamie, Steve, Dave (Cole), Eric, and Tina and myself.

Hope to get some pictures out the window here so that I can show my family how open and impressive the landscapes are. I'll see if I can get some today and post them up. For now, here is the first couple. At this time of the morning, ground fog obscures much of the view.

We are about 15 hours into the trip and are starting to get into more rolling scenery.





It is going to be a beautiful drive today, with a great track at the other end of the rainbow. When WSBK was there a feew weeks ago, the general rider feeling was that Miller was either THE best track in the world or the second best. I wonder which one they thought might be better....

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Have fun guys, I sure wish I was going as well.

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Maybe next year I will be able to find the time and money to make it out to Miller.
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We have another trip out in in Chicago and will be taking two trailer loads of bikes. I think we can carry 19-20 bikes total

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Drive safe man and have fun. I'm way jealous you get to go to Miller. I'll see you at MAM in a couple weeks.

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See ya at MAM, and feel free to leave your bike at MAM and we can take it to Miller for you for the Aug trip.

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See ya at MAM, and feel free to leave your bike at MAM and we can take it to Miller for you for the Aug trip.
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Utah/Wyoming Border - 2 hours to Miller or less....







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Wow great pics Wink. So there is a August trip planned also??? The 3 tracks im really trying to do are Barber--Ohio--Miller but do to gas prices this year its been hard but this way would make one of them possible.Great way to get everyone involved and save some cash to Nesba.

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There is another trip to Miller in August 23-24, We have room left for a couple of more riders in our trailers. And of course, TONS of room for more riders. This is the largest, fastest, safest track in the country and built to MotoGP standards. It is WELL worth the trip.

Looking forward to coming back here soon, having a TOTAL blast. I'll post up more pics when I get a chance. Rode with Shane Turpin yesterday... ummmm.... can I way FASSTTT?!

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Wow great pics Wink. So there is a August trip planned also??? The 3 tracks im really trying to do are Barber--Ohio--Miller but do to gas prices this year its been hard but this way would make one of them possible.Great way to get everyone involved and save some cash to Nesba.
If you want to do Barber next month look here....was a helluva lot of fun last year

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