Skip to content

Daily Summary for 6/24/2024

Change of Plans

Big Rig Steve officially done at 14:53 CDT safely parked near OshKosh, Wisconsin to wait for our live load appointment tomorrow.

Big Rig Travels broadcast day began at Peotone, Illinois at 10:46 CDT.  Starting a new trip to a shipper near Weyanwega, WI.  There was an issue with previously planned trip.  

BRS pointed out at 12:30 CDT, “By the way, Welcome to Wisconsin” near Pleasant Prairie.

The weigh mass station as we crossed into WI was closed.

Stopped at the Love’s near Oak Creek, WI at 12:58 CDT for fresh Love’s coffee and a barrel of sweet iced tea.

Navigation guided us back onto I-41 north due to some issues on I-43, so we rolled through downtown Milwaukee while BigRIgSteve discussed the bobblehead museum that our bobblehead was donated to.

Numbers:  41 miles 66 km to shipper.  We covered 223 miles 359 km rolling out of Illinois and into Wisconsin.   8 day summary: 2087 miles 3359 km “Not bad”

Clocks: 6:38 hours on 11 hr,  8:09 hours on 14 hr,  18:28 hours on 70 hr.  Gain back 7:48 hours tomorrow morning. 

Snowman camera will be on.  Projected broadcast between 7:30 or 8:00 CDT.  Choose the BRT YouTube channel alarm bell to receive notifications for the start of our broadcast. Check out Bigrigtravels Road Crew facebook page to see pictures captured from other road crew.

Welcome to the constantly growing Big Rig Travels family. Big Rig Steve is glad to have you as part of the family.

Another good day for Big Rig Travels.

Welcome to Wisconsin.

Please post comments anything of importance or interest of today’s trip that was not included or feedback for Steve about todays broadcast. 

Yes, if you have missed today you can replay some or all of today’s trip. Choose the YouTube channel icon at the bottom of the page on Bigrigtravels website and while you’re at the website check out the BRT store for BRT merchandise. 

Comments are closed for this article!