Day 13 – Easy Rider Movie Location Tour – New Orleans Louisiana.

I woke up and felt like George  Hanson in a jail cell.     When I looked in the mirror, I saw Keith Richards was staring at me.     It’d been a  long trip.      Burbon Street is an interesting place. I was to meet Graham in the lobby,  but I was 10 […]

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Day 10: Easy Rider Movie Location Tour – Abilene Texas to Austin Texas.

Met at the bikes, sunscreened up, swapped stories and headed out of Abilene. I’d slept good the night before, and was ready to head out.     On to Austin.    We were out of the Pan Handle, and Texas got even more interesting.     We hit Comanche Texas, about 80 miles away.   […]

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Day 9: Easy Rider Movie Location Tour – Amarillo to Abilene

We woke up and had breakfast.   Eaglerider says that the Ambassador Hotel is one of their favorite hotels, and I can see why.    Very nice place.     I’ll admit it, I was a tad hung over from the night before.   A little wind therapy would fix that. Peter fonda had said […]

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Day 6: Easy Rider Tour – Monument Valley to Farmington NM

After breakfast in Kayenta, we loaded up and headed out.     Today would be a short day, but not short on scenery.     Monument Valley was a few miles away.      The wind had died down, the feral dogs were behind us, and we rode on in.     I never get […]

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EagleRider’s Easy Rider Movie Inaugural Motorcycle Tour – Riding the Route from the Movie Easy Rider

  Day 0:   EagleRider Offices, El Segundo CA Flew into LA a couple of days before, and the next day headed over to EagleRider for a meeting about the trip.   Met the EagleRider crew, and talked about the route. I’ll admit, I had no idea what to expect.   I just saw a […]

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The Easy Rider Inaugural Tour with EagleRider

Exactly one week ago, about this time, I was sitting in the Court of Two Sisters, a   Restaurant in the French Quarter of New Orleans, wondering where the last 2 weeks went. After 2 weeks of riding, I was pretty beat.   We’d ridden half way across the country,  But I really didn’t want […]

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Easy Rider’s Dennis Hopper Dies

(Reuters) – Hollywood actor Dennis Hopper, best known for directing and starring in the 1969 cult classic “Easy Rider,” died on Saturday from complications of prostate cancer, a friend of the actor said. Hopper was 74. The hard-living screen star died at his home in the coastal Los Angeles suburb of Venice at 8:15 a.m. […]

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Ballarat California, Easy Rider

Ballarat, California, 1969.   Theres some history there for a lot of things.    It’s one of those spots that maybe I need to head out this weekend and visit again. Here’s some pictures of Easy Rider, from Ballarat California I’m riding out there saturday night If I can pull it off to go see […]

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Pine Breeze Inn From Easy Rider

The Pine Breeze Inn is the first famous Icon from the movie Easy Rider. This is where after leaving Ballarat California, Wyatt and Billy Rode till dark, almost to flagstaff where they asked for room at the pine breeze, and the proprietor immediately walked back in and turned on the no vacancy sign. They left, […]

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