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Pacific Coast Highway|Northern California Motorcycle Ride

Point Arena Lighthouse | Cliffs of Point Arena

A father, son and daughter-in-law motorcycle ride through Northern California. The route takes us up dirt roads to the Pinnacles National Monument, through San Francisco, along the northern portion of the Pacific Coast Highway and Avenue of the Giants.

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Pacific Coast Highway from Pismo Beach to Hearst Castle with a Landslide and New Military Recruits

A father, son and wife trip along the Pacific Coast Highway of California. The trio rented bikes from MotoQuest and spent a week exploring the Pacific Ocean coast from Long Beach, California to Seattle, WA. This article covers the central California portion of the trip. The full article series covers the entire trip.

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Pacific Coast Highway Motorcycle Adventure – Long Beach to Pismo Beach

A motorcycle adventure with father, son and wife along the Pacific Coast Highway with BMW R1200GS motorcycles from MotoQuest motorcycle rentals.

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An Old Story to Start a New Adventure

Imagine for a second the power of Mother Nature. The outside temperatures were cold to the point of brittle metal. The stock trailer was open to the wind and weather. Traveling at Interstate Highway speeds likely dropped the temps to nearly -100° F. Yes, 100-degrees below zero, 132° F below freezing. Very cold conditions to withstand for hours on end.

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Olympic Peninsula – Port Angeles and Hurricane Ridge

The next morning we head back to Hwy 101 via NP2880. This road offers great views down the steep cliffs above the Dungeness River. We dismount in Sequim to find treats and coffee. We find both within a short stroll. The

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