2012 Western US Moto Adventure: Trip Stats

2012 Western US Moto Adventure: 07/04/2012 – 08/15/2012

2012 Western US Moto Adv trip map


43 Days (6 weeks, 1 day)

9961 miles.

18 States – NC, VA, TN, KY, MO, KS, CO, UT, NV, CA, OR, WA, ID, MT, WY, IL, IN, WV

39 days of riding.

Average miles per riding day: 255 mi

Most miles in a day: 549

Camped (tent camping): 28 nights
Hotel/Cabin: 8 nights
Stayed with friends: 6 nights

Average Cost per day: $131.50

Food: $31.50/day
Fuel: $37.22/day
Lodging: $31.78/day
(average cost to camp per night: $20.50)
(average cost per hotel/cabin: $76.63)
Other: $31/day (includes cost of moto maintenance required because of the trip,
cost of new tires and labor, as well as entry fees, tickets, tolls, other
entertainment expenses, etc.)

For all the posts and pics from our epic 2012 cross country western US moto trip, go here.
Picture gallery here: 2012 Western US Moto Adventure Gallery

This entry was posted in 2012 Cross Country, 2012 Ducati Monster 696, Moto Ride Reports, Motorcycles. Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to 2012 Western US Moto Adventure: Trip Stats

  1. Uncle Bill says:

    Welcome home — I enjoyed your adventure — Uncle Bill

  2. nick says:

    thank you for posting about this… you are the only person i have found that has posted about taking trips of this magnitude on a monster. In two months I plan on riding the 4000 miles from austin tx to Fairbanks Alaska to see a buddy… if yall are gona be here for motogp and need a place to stay and people to ride w while around town feel free to holler at me. my place is small, but i got a couch.

  3. nick says:

    oh… ill be doing it on a 2002 monster s4…

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