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Oct 7, 2011 - 7 months and still going

Just like the energizer bunny we are still going strong as we celebrate our 7 month anniversary today of our great adventure. And it continued in grand style yesterday. The sun returned and we made the most of it. We headed back to the Oregon coast (65 miles) to see some stunning scenery. Our first stop was the Hecta Light House but before we could get there we needed to go through a tunnel in the mountain. The sign said at the edge of the tunnel the height was 11'6". Well we are 12' 8" so we stopped but no place to turn around. Upon...

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Oct 7, 2011 - New entry Statistics

Here are some 7 month statistics from our trip to all who are interested. Nights- 218 Miles- 20,664 Fuel- $6,871 PPG- $3.959 (ave) Hi $5.00 Canada, $4.299 NY, Low$3.669 Tennessee Gal- 1735.5 MPG- 11.91 (ave) Hi 14.3 Low 9.5 Lodging- $4060 Per Night- $18.62 Lodging Savings- $880.50 (Includes Passport America, Good Sam, and Golden Age. Cost of these to us $60) Net savings $840.50 Fun- $2480 Fun Savings- $439 (coupons, gift certificates, senior, etc) Notes: We have had 42 nights where there were no charges for lodging. The vast number of them...

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