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My "Round the West side trip" - Extended

Discussion in 'Canada' started by RAM_Eh, Jul 13, 2017.

  1. RAM_Eh

    RAM_Eh Member

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    Ok all planed and leaving one week from today:

    Highlights :

    Toronto to Denver
    Denver to Las Vegas
    Las Vegas to San Diego
    San Diego to LA
    LA to San Francisco
    San Francisco to Vancouver
    Vancouver to Calgary
    Calgary to Toronto

    Distance not including side trips: 11,600 KM

    Days: 30 or more

    Bucket list stuff: Long road trip in Tesla, Helicopter ride into Grand Canyon, California, Yosemite, Tesla factory, Redwood forest, earthquake maybe?, Yellowstone, Mount Rushmore.

    Results: Anticipated sore Ass, new tires at end, ..............
     
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  2. rypalmer

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    Awesome.

    What's the plan for accommodations? Camping along the way?
     
  3. RAM_Eh

    RAM_Eh Member

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    No mostly hotels and Air b&b. have the wife and kids with me. If it were just me I would sleep in the car a few nights.
     
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  4. Imafrog

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    What is your plan from Calgary to Toronto? Back to the USA or ???
     
  5. Hugh Mannity

    Hugh Mannity Mediocre Member

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    holy crap !! Wish I had the time to pull that off !! When are you in San Fran/Portland areas ? Fam and I are planning to be there from Jul 26th to Aug 4th ish
     
  6. RAM_Eh

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    Drive south into the USA and pick up the charger network.
     
  7. RAM_Eh

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    San Fran area around the 3rd to the 7th and then north up hwy 101. Factory tour on the 4th. Need to be in Calgary for a wedding on the 10th.
     
  8. Ugliest1

    Ugliest1 S85: "Sparky"

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    What!!!!!!! You don't want to drive in the morning for 3+ hours, have a nice loooooooooong relaxing lunch for 4-5 hours on a 100A Sun Country L2, and finish your day with a 3+ hour drive???? Where's the challenge in not doing that? :)

    (But I have to say, thank you thank you to Sun Country for at least making a cross Canada trip *possible*.)
     
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  9. Hugh Mannity

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    Nice we are doing the 101 run south and factory tour on the 27th, hopefully will catch a glimpse of some 3's being built.
     
  10. f-stop

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    sounds like a great trip! Have fun!

    of those legs, I've only done Vancouver to San Francisco (& Fremont tour) and back, last fall.
     
  11. Drone Flyer

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    I would never sleep in the car in the States unless I'm at a designated state park campground!
     

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