Trans America Trail 04 – Virginia to North Carolina

          We started our journey in West Virginia, barely over the Virginia border in Marlinton, West Virginia. After a few miles you cross into Virginia and leave the pavement for the back roads through the Appalachian mountains. The roads are almost all gravel and...

Trans America Trail 03 – How we navigated the TAT

Redundancy We ended becoming a big fan of redundancy. Having multiple methods of navigation became pretty helpful and downright necessary in some cases. I'll list out what we used for navigation then take up the advantages and disadvantage of each: 1. Roll...

TransAmerica Trail – 02 – Shakedown #2

This shakedown was extremely valuable in the second phase (2nd for me) of gear testing. Particularly for Greg and I who are still gear testing. Tim is basically 100% set up exactly how he wants to be for the TAT. But Greg and I are still doing gear...

Trans America Trail – 01 – Shakedown #1

OUR FIRST SHAKEDOWN: Was a one night stay at a new campsite called Colt Creek State Park located at: 28°18'08.2"N 82°03'13.1"W We clocked about 200 miles on the odometers, which is about what we're going to need to be clocking each day on the Transamerica trail,...

Peter’s Point Beachfront Park

30°35'56.3"N 81°26'33.4"W 904-310-6163 3331 South Fletcher Avenue Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034 Hours of Operation: Monday thru Thursday 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Friday thru Sunday 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Accepts cash, credit or debit cards.   904-548-4660 76347...

Ocala National Forest

There are TONS of places to go camping. You can stick to the designated camp grounds, or you can camp off the grid. When I went camping with some fellow Overland Bound members (learn about Overland Bound), we opted to camp off the grid. Many of the members and their...

Slovakia

Country: Slovakia Location: Košice Temp: 70º 48.720992, 21.257729 Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer Kosice, Slovakia (pronounced Koh-shitz-uh) So this was a very interesting trip for me and quite unique. This trip was for business as the manufacturer of one of...

London

Country: England Location: London 51.505332, -0.079104 Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer London, England I was very excited to hop over the pond and go to this country. My grandmother is from Wales and I was very excited to see some of the things that she told...

Grand Canyon

Country: USA Location: Grand Canyon, AZ 34º 36.060751, -112.107079 Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer The Grand Canyon This has been the most awesome place I’ve been on the planet. And I am using the word awesome to the fullest extent of it’s formal...

Aruba

Location: Aruba N 12° 35' 43.599'' W 70° 2' 16.23'' Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer Aruba This trip was totally spontaneous and I was not prepared for it. I had no idea where to go, so I just explored. I rented a 200 cc Yamaha motorcycle and rode (almost)...

!!!  Trans America Trail  !!!

Departure Date: 28 June

On the 28th of June Greg, Tim and myself leave Florida to adventure across the United States of America on dirt bikes! Following what is known as the Trans America Trail, we will be on about 95% dirt roads riding through some of America’s most beautiful scenery!

Ocala National Forest

There are TONS of places to go camping. You can stick to the designated camp grounds, or you can camp off the grid. When I went camping with some fellow Overland Bound members (learn about Overland Bound), we opted to camp off the grid. Many of the members and their...

Slovakia

Country: Slovakia Location: Košice Temp: 70º 48.720992, 21.257729 Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer Kosice, Slovakia (pronounced Koh-shitz-uh) So this was a very interesting trip for me and quite unique. This trip was for business as the manufacturer of one of...

London

Country: England Location: London 51.505332, -0.079104 Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer London, England I was very excited to hop over the pond and go to this country. My grandmother is from Wales and I was very excited to see some of the things that she told...

Grand Canyon

Country: USA Location: Grand Canyon, AZ 34º 36.060751, -112.107079 Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer The Grand Canyon This has been the most awesome place I’ve been on the planet. And I am using the word awesome to the fullest extent of it’s formal...

Aruba

Location: Aruba N 12° 35' 43.599'' W 70° 2' 16.23'' Danan Coleman Self Proclaimed Adventurer Aruba This trip was totally spontaneous and I was not prepared for it. I had no idea where to go, so I just explored. I rented a 200 cc Yamaha motorcycle and rode (almost)...