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      06-01-2009, 10:12 PM   #23
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Nice IL is on the list too but I thought she was baron with nothing to look at. Thanks guys.
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You didn't say IL, but I recommend Galena.

Get to Rockford as fast as you can via 90 or 20 and past Rockford, get off the main road and go up to Nora/Warren where you can pick up the Stagecoach Trail and take that into Galena. Then when you leave Galena head south on BlackJack Road and pickup 84 south along the Mississippi to Savanna and then head east from there to home. It ends up being an all day adventure but you can do some people watching and Lunch in Galena in between driving (and more importantly, it make the wife happy!)

My wife and I did this last fall to enjoy the leaves. We caught the end of the season, but had a blast. There are some special moments on Stagecoach trail. Not a ton of great curves, but some nice rollercoaster hills and curves.

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Hmmmmm? Sounds alot like a stint of my route?
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A couple of suggestions....

We do this route annually but it takes a few days...I highly recommend checking out HWY 108 in Mindoro, WI

Saturday Route – 410 miles
From Starks BP ay 47 and 20, take 20 W towards Iowa
West on 20 towards Freeport
stay R on 20 W
R on the I-39 S/US-20 W/US-51 S ramp
Towards Bloomington/Freeport
stay L on 20 W
gas in Stockton on R Stockton Station
20 W
R on Elizabeth Mounds Rd.
L on Stagecoach Rd.
L on Back Street
L on CR-3
R on US 20
In East Dubuque at the jct 35 N
stay L on US 20 W
cross bridge in to Iowa
Cont. 20 W though Dubuque
R 32 NW (also Arterial St)
L on Asbury
lunch @ Culver’s Arterial (32) and Asbury NW L
Cont. W on Asbury Rd.
R on Hales Mills Rd.
L on Burtons Furnace Rd.
L on US 52
R on Durango Rd.
L on Cr-C97 / Sherrill Rd.
Cont. C9Y (Great River Rd.) to Millville
R 52 W to Guttenberg
gas Guttenberg R Casey's General Store
Cont. 52 W
R Hayden St.
L next road 5th
L Kosciusko St. (turns to Bluff St & X56 N)
Stay X56 N (Great River Rd.) through McGregor
follow signs 76 N
R X52 N
in Lansing L 9 W (also Main St.)
gas Lansing L 9 W (also Main St.) Kwik Trip
Continued on next strip …
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cuban the route we jsut drove on may 30th is what u need and its in michigan. pm me for the exact route
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