The Peripatetic Traveler


Friday, August 7, was very near the end of the 75th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, and a lot of people were leaving by then. Jen, Paula and Tony would leave on Saturday, and given our late return to camp Thursday night, it really was no surprise that none of us wanted to do any serious riding on the 7th. Plus, both Tony and Paula decided to get their bikes’ oil changed before… Read More

Jen needed to do her laundry today, and I had to do mine no later than the next day, so I decided to get mine done today, too. Jen tried the machines at the campground, but the dryers didn’t work well so we ended up with her jeans hanging from the bunks. I thought I’d go find somewhere that had a little better facility, so I used MapQuest to find a laundromat… Read More

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