Category Archives: Nightowl

The Nightowl is a 2015 BMW K1600GTL. Six cylinders of smooth effortless power coupled with all the electronic safety and comfort features you could want on a mile-devouring sport-tourer. Yeah, baby!

Newfoundland Day 11 – Riding the Shore and Isles

We ride the “Road to the Shore” and the “Road to the Isles” (Newfoundland loves naming their roads creatively).

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Newfoundland Day 10 – Bonavista and the Discovery Trail

Today we ride most of another named loop around another peninsula. It sounds repetitious, but it’s not.

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Newfoundland Day 9 – Baccalieu Trail

Leaving St. John’s, we explore the first northern-facing peninsula to the west.

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Newfoundland Day 8 – The Avalon Peninsula

Today we ride the Irish Loop, which traverses the coastline of the Avalon Peninsula in southeastern Newfoundland.

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Newfoundland Day 7 – Ride to St. Johns

Disembark the ferry and ride to St. Johns, with possible side trips to Cape Spear and Cape St. Francis.

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Newfoundland Day 6 – Get to the Ferry

Yes, it’s going to be blustery and rainy, but we have ferry tickets to Newfoundland, so we’re committed today.

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Newfoundland Day 4 – Visiting Halifax

We’re not traveling today, but we can still ride into nearby Halifax for lunch and a museum visit.

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Newfoundland Day 3 – Nova Scotia Arrival

We had almost 500 miles and a border crossing between us and a few days staying with friends in Nova Scotia. Can we make it?

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Newfoundland Day 2 – Crossing New England

Today we leave the interstate highways and venture across up-state New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and into Maine.

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Newfoundland Day 1 – Start of an epic ride

After about 15 years of thinking about it, I’m finally going to ride across Newfoundland, with my best riding buddy, but first we have to get there.

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