Day 1 (Oct 27):  Joliet, IL > St. Louis, MO

Estimated: 350 miles

Overnight: Sleep Inn O’Fallon, 140 Venita Dr, O’Fallon IL

Day 2 (Oct 28):  St. Louis, MO > Tulsa, OK

Estimated: 400 miles

Overnight: Red Roof Inn Tulsa Airport, 35 N Sheridan Rd, Tulsa OK

Day 3 (Oct 29):  Tulsa, OK > Amarillo, TX

Estimated: 375 miles

Overnight: La Kiva Hotel, 2501 I-40 East, Amarillo TX

Day 4 (Oct 30):  Amarillo, TX > Gallup, NM

Estimated: 450 miles

Overnight: El Capitan Motel, 1300 East Rt 66, Gallup NM

Day 5 (Oct 31):  Gallup, NM > Las Vegas, NV

Estimated: 450 miles

Overnight: Golden Gate Hotel Casino, 1 Fremont St, Las Vegas NV

Day 6 (Nov 1):  Las Vegas, NV > Desert Camping, CA

Estimated: 300 miles

Overnight: Desert camping (or crappy Barstow-area motel of your choice)

Day 7 (Nov 2):  Desert Camping, CA > Sta Monica, CA

Estimated: 200 miles