Author Archives: Andrew Pain

The Faded Glory of the River – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Seven


We checked out after cool showers and just before our late check out time. The sun was bright and hot as we got our gear on and headed out of Hannibal, north. The Great River Road wandered a little, but … Continue reading

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Twain Everywhere – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Six


Heading for Hannibal meant leaving Route 66 and turning more north through Missouri. Since it was Missouri and I was headed North East, I headed for the Ozarks. I guess I should have known, but was still surprised by the … Continue reading

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Continuing East – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Five


Once I reached Oklahoma staying on Route 66 became more important. My route now followed I-44, the toll road, and where I’d broken down on the way west. I didn’t want anything to do with that highway, and anyway I … Continue reading

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Breaking back in – Overland Expo West 2016 Part Four


I hate saying goodbye to everyone, and lingered Monday while others left. Finally it was time for me to go as well, and I hoped on Rabbit and rode away. I had a new engine, which meant I had to … Continue reading

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