Cross-USA Bike Tour

*** Follow links below to content from our tour across the US in 2015***


Map and description of our route:

Route & Stats


Daily posts, sorted by state:

MAINE
And So It Begins (1) Second Day, Second State (2)
NEW HAMPSHIRE
Third Day, Third State (3)
VERMONT
The Heart of the Green Mountains (4) Burlington, VT (5) The Lost Chaco (6)
NEW YORK
Adirondack Adventures (7) Ralph (8) Race to the lake (9)
Family Time (10) Night in the Silo B&B (11) Horses and Pigeons (12)
Erie Canalway Path (13)/td> Niagara Falls (14) Rainy Day in Buffalo (15)
Lake Erie (16) Vineyards on Vineyards on Lake Erie (17)
PENNSYLVANIA
Llamas and Detours (18) Yes, We Do Ride on Highways (19) Urban Escape (20)
Country Road (21)[/expand]
WEST VIRGINIA
The Heart of West Virginia (22) Rain or Shine (23)
White Water Rafting (25) Camp Creek (26) On the Up and Up (27)
VIRGINIA
 The Road to Damascus (28)  Switchbacks and Snallygasters (29)  Bleeding Blue (30)
KENTUCKY
 Keep on Pedalling (31)  One Month Review (32)  Longhorns and Warm Showers (33)
 Butting Heads in Kentucky (34)  Going Under (35)  Domes and Dripstones (36)
 Cooling Off in the Fire Station (37)  Heat and Bugs (38)
ILLINOIS
 Extremes (39)  Air Time (40)  Bye Bye Popeye! (41)
MISSOURI
 Into the Ozarks (42)  Free Food (43)  Powered by Donuts & Coffee (44)
 The Sunflower State (45)
KANSAS
 Miles for Breakfast (46)  The Bike Shop (47)  The Grass Desert (48)
 Happy 4th of July! (49)  Hot and Windy (50)  Kicking Asphalt (51)
COLORADO
 Head for the Hills (52)  Burning Both Ends (53)  Take a Breather (54)
 Seeing the Rockies (55)   The End of the Alphabet (56)  Looking down upon the MHC (57)
Gateway to Good Fortune (58)  Reaching New Heights (59)  Beware: Llama on Guard (60)
 Pause for a 14er (61)  “Rest Day” (62)  Red Mountain Pass (63)
 Chasing the Iron Horse (64)  Eggs (65)  The Coyote Cabin (66)
 On the Road Again (67)  Into the Desert (68)
UTAH
 The Dirty Devil (69)  No Fruit for You (70)  Searching for Hoodoos (71)
 Thor’s Hammer (72)  Almost to Zion (73)  Walter’s Wiggles (74)
 Nocturnal (75)  Sin City (76)
NEVADA
 Back to Flag (77)  The Hoover Dam (78)  Going Californie Way (79)
 16th State (80)
CALIFORNIA
 The Land of Fruit and Nuts (81)  No Walkers (82)  The Sierras (83)
 When the Tree Gives You Lemons (84)  General Sherman (85)  A Lot of Climbing for a Downhill Day (86)
 Fish Camp (87)  Lounging in Yosemite (88)  Crossing High Sierra (89)
Monitor Pass (90)  Celebrating at Tahoe (91)  Getting Our Feet Wet (92)
 Vikingsholm (93)  The Gilded Hills (94)  El Perro Negro (96)
 Finish Line (97)
OTHER
 The Proposal  XC Tour Follow Up

Packing lists:

 Bikes & Bags  Bikes & Bags  Campsite & Miscellaneous
 Cooking, Food & Drink  Tools & Spare Parts  Clothes & Toiletries
 Electronics

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