Potential motorcycle adventures for summer 2020

Three Potential Summer Trips 2020:

  1. East to Tour the Olympic Peninsula – 4 days  (June 12-14)

Friday

7am Brekkie and then leave at 8:15am

I-405 to I-5 to Smokey Point Rest stop            30 miles

I-5 to 530 to Arlington to Rockport                   70 miles

SR 20 to Marblemount (fuel)                               15 miles

SR 20 to Winthrop, Twisp, (fuel, lunch)          100 miles

SR 20 to 153 to 97 to US 2                                   73 miles                    288 miles

Waterville Hotel  102 E Park St   (509) 745 – 8695

Saturday

South to Cashmere, East to 97 South (Blewitt Pass)

82 South to Yakima

West on 410 to Mt. Rainier

South on 410 and West on 12 to Chehalis

West on 6 to Raymond

Sunday

North on 101 to Sappho

113 and 112 to Neah Bay

Monday

East to Hurricane Ridge and then home

  • Return to Elk City     –   4 days  (July 10th – 13th)

Friday:

Leave from Brekkie

South on 405 and then East on I-90 to Vantage (fuel)

Right and then left to Washtucna  (lunch at Sonny’s)

South on SR 261 and LEFT (still SR 261) to Starbuck (fuel)

Through Starbuck to US 12-  LEFT on US 12 (East) to Lewiston

Saturday Lewiston to Elk City to Lewiston 

6am brekkie – leave 7am?

Right to 12

US-12 E.                                                                    72.3 miles

Right on ID 13

Pause for fuel. 

RIGHT on ID 13                                                       15.1 miles

LIGHT LEFT onto ID-14.                                       49.6 miles

End at Elk City, ID  (fuel)                                                 

Return on ID-14.                                                                 41.0 miles

Slight LEFT on MT IDAHO GRADE ROAD                  9.6 miles      

LEFT at STOP on Main Street

Grangeville, ID  Bishop’s Bistro  (food / fuel)            51.41 miles

Through Grangeville to  US-95 N.                                 37.2 miles or so

LEFT at “Winchester” sign –  gas station also                      (fuel)              

Continue WINCHESTER GRADE

LEFT at STOP (T) on US 95

LEFT at US 12

Return to Lewiston

Sunday

South from SR 129 through Anatone

Pause at Bogan’s Run for ice cream

Into Oregon on Oregon 3

RIGHT on 82 at ENTERPRISE  (fuel)

LEFT on I 84 at LA GRANDE

RIGHT on 7 at BAKER CITY

RIGHT on 26 at BATES

LEFT on 126 at PRINEVILLE

LEFT on 97 at REDMOND

RIGHT to Sisters

Monday

West on Highway 126, McKenzie Highway. 

RIGHT on 22

DETROIT – right on BREITENBUSH ROAD

become NFS 46 – becomes 224

224 to Estacada

to I-205 to I-5 to home

Best 4 Day Ride Ever II       4 days   (August 21-24)

Friday

7am Brekkie and then leave at 8:15am

I-405 to I-5 to Smokey Point Rest stop            30 miles

I-5 to 530 to Arlington to Rockport                   70 miles

SR 20 to Marblemount (fuel)                               15 miles

SR 20 to Winthrop, Twisp, (fuel, lunch)          100 miles

20 to Okanogan. 97 to Oroville

Saturday

North to Canada

East on 3, North on 33 to Kelowna

North on 97 to Kelowna

East and South on 6 to Naksup

Sunday

Reverse Saturday or…

South on 3 to 3A

West on 3A to 3

West to Osoyoos

South to Oroville

Monday

Reverse Friday to home

Others to be added.  The dates have been selected with respect to the schedules of those who go on these often, and are very tentative.

About david

I am a 69 year old motorsports nut who lives in Bothell, Washington. After a 31 year career as an English teacher, I segued into a self-created job in the motorsports business. Now retired, I was involved in customer relations for Ride West BMW in Seattle, after almost 10 years of similar work for the Cycle Barn MotorSports Group. I have been married forever and have two grown children. I own, at the current time, a Triumph Bonneville T 120 , a Triumph Thruxton, a Fiat 500S and a VW Tiguan. What else would you like to know?
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