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Europe N to S: Walking the Nordkapp Tunnel (7/4/16)

A few miles past the tunnel – July 4, 2016

Today’s Miles: 13.9

Total Miles: 234.4

The tunnel opens like the curved mouth of some giant worm, a thick metal gate for the teeth, orange-yellow lights glowing along its spine and dropping away in the darkness. 359 more words


Europe N to S: Kinnarodden, Knivskjelodden, and Nordkapp (7/3/16)

Waiting near the Nordkapp tunnel – July 3, 2016

Today’s Miles: 16
Total Miles: 220.5

There are three places that claim to be Europe’s northernmost point: Kinnarodden, Knivskjelodden, and Nordkapp. 454 more words


Europe N to S: Sharing the Road (7/2/16)

​A few miles from Nordkapp – July 2, 2016

Today’s Miles: 16.1

Total Miles: 204.5

The green van rolled to a stop, the woman driving smiled at me with her rainbow tinted glasses as she leaned over to open the door and clear some space. 469 more words


Under the sea

Exactly a month after flying to Vilnius I woke up early in my soggy spot and was on the bike by 7:30. The big tunnel was only 12 kms away and I wanted to beat RV traffic. 265 more words

Bike Touring

Brown cheese by the Barents Sea 

After waking up at 4 from the sun and some rain at 6 I got up early and was on the bike by 8. There wasn’t any wind yet so I wanted to take advantage of that. 344 more words

Bike Touring

Anyone up for a road trip?

6,400 miles. 14 countries. 20+ days.

I’ve always wanted to go on a proper road trip. I’ve done small trips from Scotland to England but that’s been for work. 640 more words