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Tour Bikers Guide for Filthy Casuals: Route Planning and Improvization

One of the biggest questions we got throughout the trip and after was how we chose which roads to go on.  The easy answer is that we had a lot of help and we got pretty lucky.   2,641 more words

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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #302 - Aug 10, 2016


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At the border that divides us: Friendship Park

“So near and yet so far,” sang the divine Ella Fitzgerald in her vibrant rendition of Cole Porter’s song.

“My condition is only so-so, ‘Cause whenever I feel you’re close, oh, You turn out to be, oh, so, Far.” 758 more words

Days 63-66; the Cascade Passes part 1

Day 63: Sherman pass, end mile 2604
We woke up at the Barnaby Creek Campground on the shores of Lake Roosevelt. The rolling hills the day before had really done Joey in. 2,794 more words

Days 51-62 Goodbye Montana, hello Spokane and back into the woods

I heard an interview with an author by the name of McPhee while listening to Oregon Public Broadcasting from the app on my phone the other day.   1,243 more words

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Days 49-50: GLACIER

Days 49 and 50: Glacier chillin
We stayed in Glacier for three nights. The hiker/biker site at Sprague Creek was so inviting and the lake so wonderful, I saw fit to stay in that vicinity the entire time. 2,275 more words

Days 33-34: countdown to Yellowstone 

I have neglected the blog in the last week. Here is a little summary of the days before Yellowstone!
Day 33 1375-1456
Busted out of the KOA not as early as we wanted. 520 more words

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