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Aug 16, 2006 - Into Canada

It was cold and pouring hard with a thick mist cutting visibility to about 50 feet. It didn't let up for 3 days so we were not able to tour Glacier National Park. 12 miles north was the border crossing into Canada. This took all of 3 minutes, one of the great advantages of using back roads. Ominous black clouds greeted us and about 15 minutes later we hit rain so heavy that I had to reduce my speed to 15 mph. Fortunately the drive through the storm was short and we exited the curtain of rain into clear weather. Driving through grain fields...

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