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hnofer17

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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2010 1:55:16 AM

Here's an interesting game. I will start with a highway and the next person will name a city that the highway runs through. The following person will then name a highway that runs through that city. Then after that, another person will name another city that the highway runs through. Etcetera...

I'll do the first 3 to start off.
Atlanta, GA
I-20
Dallas, TX
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mightyace
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Montreal, QC
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hnofer17
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Autoroute 15


[Edited by: hnofer17 at 10/22/2014 8:29:09 AM EST]
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Candiac, QC, Canada
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hnofer17
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Autoroute 30
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Sorel-Tracy, QC, Canada
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 11:14:37 AM

Quebec Route 133

Thought it would be cold but right now 72 degrees and cloudy. We need to teach these people how to say "B". As it is, they finish every sentence with "A".
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hnofer17
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 10:19:01 AM

Saint-Armand, Quebec, Canada

We've crossed the border successfully! Haven't been to Canada in a while.

[Edited by: hnofer17 at 10/15/2014 10:19:18 AM EST]
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mightyace
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 12:51:42 AM

I-89
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2014 11:27:19 PM

Montpelier, Vermont

Why waste a good plane on him? I'd rather see them name a prison after Teddy.
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mightyace
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2014 12:25:49 AM

US 302

If they do name if after Ted Kennedy, will they dedicate it by driving a plane into Boston harbor?
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 3:38:44 PM

I'm sure we will find some good camping around the Ammonoosuc River in...

Twin Mountain NH...Heaven FORBID an airport should be named after Teddy, Mr. Chappaquiddick



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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 3:18:39 PM

Boston Logan:
Major General Edward Lawrence Logan led troops in the Spanish-American War and World War I. He was also a lawyer, judge, state lawmaker, and president of a number of charitable institutions.

Now there's a movement underway to rename it for Ted Kennedy.
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 3:07:17 PM

Since it all happened in one day, we must have flown.

The name changed from the Billings Municipal Airport to Billings Logan Field in 1957, after Dick Logan, the airport manager, died.

What's Boston's Logan claim to fame?

Let's look at the fall foliage on US-3.



[Edited by: ColoradoPapa at 10/13/2014 3:12:25 PM EST]
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mightyace
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 12:34:58 AM

I'll do a rare double post.

We'll go to Boston, MA and the more famous:
Boston Logan International Airport
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 12:33:15 AM

Billings is also the home of:
Billings Logan International Airport

Let's hop on I-90

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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 7:58:20 PM

Westward we go, to visit he Montana Audubon Conservation Center in...

Billings MT
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US-212
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Let's spend the night at the Prairie Vista Inn in...

Faith SD
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SD 73
The only other numbered highway that goes through town.
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2014 11:39:33 AM

Sounds good to me. We'll go out to my 1950 stomping grounds when I was working for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation near

Phillip, SD

Actually, Kadoka was our home base and we were surveying the White River.
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2014 9:05:50 AM

Madison is a bit too liberal for me, but wouldn't mind taking in a Badger game...heading west on ...

US 14
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2014 1:23:07 AM

I actually really like...

Madison, WI

Reminds me a lot of where I live actually, just much colder.
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2014 12:01:48 AM

I could keep you on the freeway to my birthplace in Minneapolis but instead let's try

US-18
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 7:18:00 PM

Milwaukee, WI

On trips to my grandparents when I was young, I remember being on the stretch of freeway that is both US 41 and I-94 between the Illinois line and the south side of Milwaukee.

(US 41 now stays on 94 much longer than it did then.)

Anyway, among other places, we can visit the Milwaukee County Zoo.
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 4:30:22 PM

Good to see you back posting here, Papa!!

Heading out on one of my favorite Highways as a child...from Chicago to Florida...and with a quick stop at Ruby Falls...

US 41
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hnofer17
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Chattanooga, TN

Home of the Chattanooga Choo Choo?
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 11:31:30 PM

US-50 comes through Colorado, less than 45 miles from me. A lot of accidents happen going up the route along the Arkansas River. Many end up in the river.

From this place, try US-27.
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Cincinnati, OH
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US 50
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Annapolis, MD
and the US Naval Acadamy
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We would have visited the Edisto Memorial Gardens, in Orangeburg, which displays past and current award winning roses from the All-American Rose Selections. Some 4,000 plants representing at least 75 labeled varieties of roses are always on display in the Gardens.

And then off we go on...

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Orangeburg, SC
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Not the right time of year, but, according to Wikipedia there are two notable horse races there a year. The Carolina Cup (steeplechase) and Colonial Cup (?).

Anyway, let's hop on
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Camden, SC
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Let's visit the NASCAR Hall of Fame in...

Charlotte NC
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Cleveland, OH
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OH 10
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North Ridgeville OH
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I-480
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Cleveland, OH
Home of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
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US - 422
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New Castle, PA
Home of the first theater for Warner Bros.

The location has been repurposed as Cascade Center which is an indoor/outdoor shopping, dining and entertainment complex.

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US-224
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Van Wert, OH

Home of the Central Mutual Antique Fire Equipment Museum.

As a kid, we'd pass through, or at least around, Van Wert on US 30 going between my Great Aunt and Uncle in Ada, OH and My grandparents in West Allis, WI. (Milwaukee area)
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Lansing, MI

Home of Michigan State University and also the general vicinity where I-69 changes from North-South to East-West.
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I-96
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Grand Rapids, MI
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