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Old 02-19-2016, 05:50 PM   #31
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If my plans come together, I'll be driving non-stop from Pennsylvania to Chilliwack,BC. There will be 3 drivers, rotating 8 hour shifts, leaving on a Friday night and arriving on a Sunday night. Mapquest states 2900 miles and 46 hours.
Return trip will be more leisurely and take about 5 days.
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Old 02-19-2016, 06:02 PM   #32
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If my plans come together, I'll be driving non-stop from Pennsylvania to Chilliwack,BC. There will be 3 drivers, rotating 8 hour shifts, leaving on a Friday night and arriving on a Sunday night. Mapquest states 2900 miles and 46 hours.
Return trip will be more leisurely and take about 5 days.
Makes my bottom hurt to even think about spending 24 hours sitting. I wouldn't be able to walk once I got to the destination.
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Old 02-19-2016, 06:39 PM   #33
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Makes my bottom hurt to even think about spending 24 hours sitting. I wouldn't be able to walk once I got to the destination.
I'm Bumsprung just thinking about it! I'll keep my fingers crossed that Jim's plans don't come together and he's forced to go slower both ways.....
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Old 02-19-2016, 07:05 PM   #34
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Makes my bottom hurt to even think about spending 24 hours sitting. I wouldn't be able to walk once I got to the destination.
My thoughts exactly. I used to do those kind of trips in my college days, but no way I could do it anymore.
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Old 02-19-2016, 07:58 PM   #35
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If my plans come together, I'll be driving non-stop from Pennsylvania to Chilliwack,BC. There will be 3 drivers, rotating 8 hour shifts, leaving on a Friday night and arriving on a Sunday night. Mapquest states 2900 miles and 46 hours.
Return trip will be more leisurely and take about 5 days.
If you really want to do that I would suggest you do it in rotating 4 hour shifts. 8 hours is too long, to easy for fatigue to set in.
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If you really want to do that I would suggest you do it in rotating 4 hour shifts. 8 hours is too long, to easy for fatigue to set in.
Also Jim not good for your legs . Hope you stop and get out every 3 hours and move around .Pat
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Old 02-19-2016, 08:15 PM   #37
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We will have to stop every 3 hours anyway for gas so a 6 hour rotation will work. I'll set up a bed in the backseat so someone can sleep for 6, someone else drives and 3rd will help navigate and watch the driver. Should work.
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Old 02-20-2016, 08:37 AM   #39
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