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2000 mile road trip

So around the 2nd week of may Im heading home from Colorado State University up in Fort Collins to Maryland. I think Im going to split it up into 4 easy days of driving and stop in Omaha, Chicago, and Ohio University in Athens. You guys have any good ideas for the trip? Fun places to stop? Im going to get my oil changed for sure and maybe a few other things before I head east. I have a friend from MD flying out to Denver to drive back with me and keep me company. It should be a fun road trip...

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WELL GET AHOLD OF ME WHEN YOU GET TO OMAHA I WILL BE AROUND WE CAN MAYBE CATCH SOMETHING TO EAT OR SOMETHING


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If you stop in Chicago and you have time spend the day checking out Shedds aquarium, the field museum, and the museum of science and industry they are well worth checking out

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WELL GET AHOLD OF ME WHEN YOU GET TO OMAHA I WILL BE AROUND WE CAN MAYBE CATCH SOMETHING TO EAT OR SOMETHING
Yea we will have to meet up or something. I was planning on stopping somewhere around omaha just because thats about 7 hours or so from Fort Collins. How far are you from there?

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Yea we will have to meet up or something. I was planning on stopping somewhere around omaha just because thats about 7 hours or so from Fort Collins. How far are you from there?
I AM LIVING IN MILFORD RIGHT NOW WHICH IS AN HOUR WEST ON THE INTERSTATE BUT MY G/F LIVES IN BELLEVUE WHICH IS A SUB OF OMAHA AND I AM UP THERE PRETTY MUCH EVERY WEEKEND SO YEA I AM AROUND THE AREA AND I THINK ITS ABOUT 8HRS FROM FT COLLINS CAUSE ITS ABOUT 6.5 FROM SCOTTSBLUFF AND FOCO IS FARTHER THAN THAT


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anyone else along that stretch of road?

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Good luck on your trip. I've been meaning to tell ya I saw your truck on campus yesterday and it was looking good.
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Good luck on your trip. I've been meaning to tell ya I saw your truck on campus yesterday and it was looking good.
thanks, I see your truck almost everyday on the way to class, its looking good as well. I like seeing more powerstrokes on campus.

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