I need some help for my first real trip

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I need some help for my first real trip

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I'm trying to start my planning for my trip and I am looking for help from veteran Gold Wing Riders.

I am hoping to ride my Gold Wing from Hastings, Michigan to Noxapater Mississippi and then from there to my ancestral origins to a place called Nanih Waiya.

I've researched some about how highway numbering works at that was all new to me and is good learning.

I will be by myself and the wife will stay home as I think that will allow me to cover more miles quicker.

If you have any information that may help please help.

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Can you be more specific about what kind of information you would like?
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Post by Rednaxs60 »

Pick up a SENA communicator - or similar unit, and connect your cell phone. This way the wife can contact you while on the road. I did this this past June when I rode from Ontario to Victoria BC Canada. Sonya would call me whenever and look at my progress, make suggestions for routing, and such. Made her feel like she was a contributor, and there is less worry on her side. I really liked the call, broke up the monotony of the ride, especially on the prairies. Good luck. Cheers
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