Where Has Bob Pyle Been?

As Bob Pyle travels throughout North America in search of butterflies, we will be tracking his journey on the map below. This map will be updated approximately every two weeks, when Bob Pyle sends his notes from the road.

(note: thinner dashed lines represent travel by air)

Bob Pyle’s route so far has been:

Gray’s River, WA – San Francisco Bay – Santa Cruz – Monterey Bay – Big Sur coast – Santa Barbara – Santa Clarita – Yucca Valley – Palm Springs – Borrego Springs – El Centro – Calexico – Jacamba – Campo – San Diego – San Juan Capistrano – Riverside – Long Beach – Santa Monica – Malibu – across mountains to 1000 Oaks – 101 to Campbell – Berkeley – Gray’s River, WA

Gray’s River, WA – Eugene – Ashland – Lodi, CA – Buttonwillow – Tehachapi – Olancha – Death Valley – Pahrump – Las Vegas, NV – Kingman, AZ – Tucson – Dragoon – Lordsburg – Hachita – Columbus, NM – El Paso, TX – Toyahvale – Ozona – Sonora – Kerrville – San Antonio – Columbus – Freeport – Galveston – Port Arthur – Holly Beach, LA – Lake Charles – Lafayette – Baton Rouge – Abita Springs – Biloxi, MS – Mobile, AL – Pensacola, FL – Wakalla/ St. Marks – Perry – Clearwater – Sarasota – Fort Myers – Sanibel – Ochopee – Homestead – Flamingo (Everglades NP) – Coral Gables – Sanibel

Palmdale, FL – Lorida – Kissimmee Prairie SP – Okeechobee – Palm Beach – Boca Raton – Jupiter Beach – St. Cloud – Apopka – Eustis – Ocala NF – Gainesville – San Felasco Hammock SF – Willison – Cedar Key – Gainesville – Starke – Hilliard – Simmons SF – Jacksonville – Ameilia Island – American Beach – Fernadina Beach – Kingsland, GA – Woodbine – Folkston – Okefenokee Swamp NWR – St. George – Macclenny, FL – Starke – Gainesville – Williston – Yankeetown – Ocala – Gainesville – Lake City – Suwanee Springs – Madison – Quitman, GA- Thomasville – Camilla – Fort Gaines – Chattahoochee River, AL – Walter F. George Dam – Fort Gaines, GA – Georgetown – Eufaula NWR, AL – Phenix City – Columbus, GA – Atlanta – Calhoun – Dalton – Chatsworth – Chattahoochie NF – Fort Mountain – Blue Ridge – Blairsville – Suches – Ellijay – La Fayette – Chattanooga, TN – Kimball – New Hope – Tennessee River – Stevenson, AL – Sewanee, TN – Fayetteville – Lawrenceburg – Savannah – Bolivar – Memphis – Graceland – Great River Road, MS – Tunica – Lula – Helena, AR – Rosedale, MS – Greenville – Chatham – Glen Allen – Panther Burn – Nitta Yuma – Rolling Fork – Delta NF – Holly Bluff – Satartia – Vicksburg – Mississippi River – Tallulah, LA – Monroe – Ruston – Quitman – Mount Olive – Liberty Hill – Driskill Mountain – Arcadia – Shreveport – Longview, TX – Dallas – Denton – LBJ National Grassland

Graham, TX – Old Glory – Lubbock – Whiteface – Hobbs, NM – Carlsbad – Guadalupe Mountains – Hope – Mayhill – Cloudcraft – Alamogorda – Carrizozo – Socorro – Magdalena (and Magadalena Mountains) – Socorro – Albuquerque – Gallup – Navajo, AZ – Winslow – Flagstaff – Kingman – Havasu National Wildlife Refuge – Needles, CA – Mojave National Preserve – Barstow – Victorville – Long Beach – Catalina Island (Avalon) – Santa Barbara – Lompoc – Paso Robles – San Jose – San Francisco – Marin Headlands – Sebastopol – Mt. Tamalpais – Point Reyes – Petaluma – Napa – Clearlake – Leesville – Williams – Woodburn, OR – Canby Ferry – Portland – Longview, WA – Gray’s River – Seattle – Maytown – Elma – Cloquallum – Matlock – Montesano – South Bend – Gray’s River

Gray’s River, WA – Portland, OR – Flight to Phoenix, AZ – Flight to Philadelphia, PA – Flight to New Haven, CT – New York City, NY- Philadelphia, PA – Egg Harbor City, NJ – Chatsworth – Cape May – Woodbine – Philadelphia, PA – Flight to Minneapolis, MN – Flight to Portland, OR – Gray’s River, WA – Vancouver – Maryhill/Biggs (via the Columbia Gorge)- Goldendale – Toppenish – Yakima – Wenas – Ellensburg – Vantage – Ellensburg – Yakima Canyon – Goldendale – Klickitat – Appleton – Lyle – Vancouver – Gray’s River

Gray’s River, WA – Portland, OR – Flight to San Diego, CA – Otay Mesa – San Diego – El Cajon – Alpine – Laguna Mountains – Julian – Mount Palomar – San Pedro – Santa Barbara – Flight to Portland, OR – Gray’s River, WA

Portland, OR – Flight to Fairbanks, AK – Bonanza Creek – Murphy Dome – Fox – Steese Hwy to Eagle Summit – Central – Circle – Dalton Hwy to Yukon River Camp – Coldfoot – Atigun Pass – Galbraith Lake – Wickersham Dome – Fox – Fairbanks – Flight to Portland, OR

Gray’s River, WA – Portland, OR – Flight to Chicago, IL – Rockford – Peoria – Grenview – Menard County – Havana – Iroquois County – Grundy County – South Beloit – Chicago – Flight to Portland, OR – Gray’s River, WA – Portland, OR – Roseburg – Diamond and Crater Lakes Ashland – Mount Ashland – Green Springs – Klamath Falls – Alturas, CA

Alturas, CA – Susanville – Reno, NV – Mono Lake, CA – Tioga Pass – Yosemite National Park – Manteca – Mount Shasta – Bartle – Mount Shasta – Gray’s River, WA – Portland, OR – Flight to Denver, CO – Kenosha Pass – South Park – Fairplay – Buena Vista – Monarch Pass – Gunnison – Lake City – Red Cloud Mountain – Lake City – Gunnison – Crested Butte – Gothic – Crested Butte – Cottonwood Pass – Buena Vista – Denver – Flight to Boulder – Jamestown – Boulder – Castle Rock – Boulder – Idaho Springs – Loveland Pass – Nederland – Boulder – Denver – Flight to Seattle, WA – Steilacomb – Gray’s River

Gray’s River, WA – Aberdeen – Forks – Port Angeles – Hurricane Ridge in Olymipic National Park – Port Townsend – Ferry to Whidbey Island – Deception Pass – Blaine – Lynden – Mount Vernon – Seattle – Cle Elum – Swank Pass – Chumstick Mountains – Loop North above Peshastin – Steven’s Pass – Seattle – Everett – Arlington – Darrington – Mazama – Hart’s Pass – Winthrop – Twisp – Loup Loup Pass – Twisp – Pateros – Wenatchee – Cle Elum – Gray’s River

Gray’s River, WA – Vancouver – Columbia Gorge – Umatilla – Pasco – Kahlotus – Washtucna – Hooper – Dusty – Colfax – Pullman – Moscow, ID – Orofino – Lochsa Road – Lolo, MT – Missoula – Garrison – MacDonald Pass – Helena – Three Forks – Belgrade – Big Sky – West Yellowstone, WY – Targhee Pass – Ashton, ID – Driggs – Rock Springs – Dutch John, UT – Vernal – Jensen – Dinosaur National Monument – Dinosaur, CO – Maybell – Craig – Steamboat Springs – Phippsburg – Yampa – Wolcott – Georgetown – Golden – Boulder – Denver – Flight to Atlanta, GA – Flight to Portland, ME – Bangor – Orono – Lincoln – Orono – Bangor – Bucksport – Blue Hill – Sedgewick – Bangor – Flight to Atlanta, GA – Flight to St. Louis, MO – Cape Girardeau – Thebes, IL – Olive Branch – Cairo – Mayfield, KY – Murray – Hopkinsville – Russellville – Bowling Green – Glasgow – Somerset – Pine Knot – Hollyhill – Williamsburg – Cumberland – Benham – Lynch – Black Mountain – Appalachia, VA – Norton – Pound – Clintwood – Haysi – Hurley – Stopover, KY – Majestic – Edgarton, WV – Matewan – Williamson – Kermit – Warfield – Beauty – Lovely – Tomahawk – Boons Camp – Falcon – Sayersville – Mountain Parkway to Lexington – Blue Grass Parkway to Elizabethtown – Western Kentucky Parkway to Central City – Fulton – Cayce – Hickman – Sassafrass Ridge – Phillippy, TN – Tiptonville – Ridgely – Heloise – Caruthersville, MO – Hayti – Cape Girardeau – Bloomsdale – French Village – Bonne Terre – De Soto – St. Louis – Amtrak to Jefferson City – Sedalia – Kansas City – Lawrence, KS – Hutchinson – Dodge City – Garden City – Lamar, CO – La Junta – Rocky Ford – Punkin Center – Colorado Springs – Woodland Park – Tarryall – Jefferson – Grant – Bailey – Buffalo Creek – Deckers – South Platte – Conifer – Lakewood – Golden – Boulder – Lyons – Loveland – Fort Collins – Virginia Dale – Laramie, WY – Rawlins – Lander – Dubois – Togwotee Pass – Moran Junction – Grand Teton National Park – Yellowstone National Park – Lake Village – Mammoth – Gardiner, MT – Livingston – Bozeman – Butte – Missoula – Lookout Pass – Kellogg, ID – Coeur d’Alene – Spokane, WA – Davenport – Creston – Wilbur – Coulee City – Dry Falls – Waterville – Orondo – Wenatchee – Leavenworth – Startup – Snohomish – Mukilteo – Edmonds – Kingston – Chimacum – Port Townsend – Quilcene – Shelton – McCleary – Montesano – Raymond – Naselle – Gray’s River

Gray’s River, WA – Vancouver – White Salmon – Hodd River, OR – Mt. Hood – Madras – Prineville – Millican – Brothers – Burns – Frenchglen – Fields – Denio, NV – Winnemucca – Battle Mountain – Austin – Tonapah – Goldfield – Scotty’s Junction – Beatty – Amargosa – Las Vegas – Blue Diamond – Red Rock Canyon NCA – Mountain Springs – Boulder City – Searchlight – Needles, CA – Lake Havasu City, AZ – Bill Williams NWR – Parker – Bouse – Vicksburg – Tonapah – Phoenix – Mesa – Superior – Globe – Winkelman – Oracle – Tucson – Madera Canyon – Nogales – Patagonia – Sierra Vista – Garden Canyon – Huachuca Mountains – Palominas – San Pedro River NCA – Bisbee – Douglas – Guadalupe Canyon – Apache – Portal – Chiricahua Mountains – Rodeo, NM

Lordsburg, NM – Deming – Las Cruces – El Paso, TX – Sierra Blanca – Wild Horse – Kent – Fort Davis – Alpine – Study Butte – Big Bend National Park – Rio Grande Village – Marathon – Longfellow – Sanderson – Stockton Plateau – Dryden – Del Rio – Eagle Pass – Laredo – Roma – McAllen – Weslaco – Harlingen – Brownsville – South Padre Island

McAllen, TX – Flight to Houston – Flight to Atlanta, GA – Flight to Gainsville, FL – Jacksonville – Haines City – Melbourne – Boca Raton – Miami – Everglades National Park – Jupiter – Del Ray Beach – Amtrak to Raleigh, NC – Amtrak to Jacksonville, FL – Gainesville – Flight to Atlanta, GA – Flight to Houston, TX – Flight to McAllen – Weslaco – Mission – Santa Rosa – Kingsville – San Antonio – New Branfels – Canyon Lake – Henly – Dripping Springs – Bee Cave – Austin – San Antonio – Alice – Falfurrias – Edinburgh – Weslaco

Harlingen, TX – Flight to Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – Menomonie, WI – Black River Falls – Baraboo – Port Washington – Fond du Lac – Oshkosh – Plover – Wisconsin Rapids – Humbird – Eau Claire – St. Paul, MN – Bethel – St. Paul – Fargo, ND – Minot – Havre, MT – Shelby – Glacier National Park – Whitefish – Libby – Sandpoint, ID – Spokane, WA – Pasco – Wishram – Bingen – Vancouver – Portland, OR – Kelso, WA – Portland, OR – Flight to Houston, TX – Flight to Harlingen, TX

Weslaco – Mission – Rio Grande City – Zapata – Laredo – Carrizo Springs – Eagle Pass – Del Rio – Langtry – Sanderson – Fort Stockton – El Paso – Tucson, AZ – Yuma – El Centro, CA – Descanso – Laguna Mountains – San Diego – Los Angeles – Castaic – Fresno – Sacramento – Mount Ashland – Eugene, OR – Portland – Gray’s River, WA

Gray’s River, WA – Portland, OR – Flight to Honolulu, HI – Kailua – Flight to Luhue – Kaua’i – Kapa’a – Kilauea- Koloa – Kalaheo – Hanalei – He’ena – Lihue – Kalaheo – Waimea – Koke’e – Lihue – Flight to Honolulu – Kailua – Waimanalo – Waikiki – Flight to Portland, OR

Portland, OR – Flight to Chicago, IL – Flight to Philadelphia, PA – Flight to Fort Lauderdale, FL – Boca Raton – Homestead – Everglades National Park – Key Largo – Lignum Vitae Key – Marathon – Big Pine Key – Key West – Fort Lauderdale – Flight to Houston, TX – Flight to Portland, OR – HOME!

Map last updated February 5, 2009