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Tok - Day 23

After much thought I have decided to leave Mike and I's tour. Between the large amount of weight I have lost, loss of appetite and not wanting to ride my bike I made the tough decision to go home. I told Mike while planning the trip if it's…

Porcupine Creek to Tok - Day 22

07.22.12 Day 22 Porcupine Creek to Tok 62.21 miles, 1175.63 trip miles 13.3 avg mph, 29.1 max 4:40:04 ride time All pavement Sunny and a few sprinkles. 60-70's Days of rain: 9 I slept well last night even though it sounded like thunder…

Gakano Lodge to Porcupine Creek - Day 21

07.21.12 Day 21 Gakano Lodge to Porcupine Creek State Recreation Site 62.15 miles, 1175.63 trip miles 11.8 avg mph, 45.3 max 5:15:01 ride time All pavement Sunny. 70-80's Days of rain: 8 We woke to rain on the fly of the tent and spokie…

Sand Pit on Rt. 4 to Gakano Lodge - Day 20

07.20.12 Day 20 Sand Pit on Rt. 4 to Gakano Lodge 63.49 miles, 1113.49 trip miles 13 avg mph, 34.9 max 4:50:59 ride time All pavement Sunny. 70′s Days of rain: 7 So last night I appeared to be feeling better and slept okay. I actually…

Valdez to Sand Pit on Rt. 4 - Day 19

07.19.12 Day 19 Valdez to Sand Pit on Rt. 4 79.45 miles, 1049.99 trip miles 11.1 avg mph, 40.2 max 7:06:25 ride time All pavement Sunny. 80′s Days of rain: 7 Another horrible night of sleep and more stomach issues. The stomach was an issue…

Big Bear CG to Valdez - Day 18

07.18.12 Day 18 Big Bear CG to Valdez 8.07 miles, 970.54 trip miles 7.8 avg mph, 15.8 max 1:01:31 ride time All pavement Mostly sunny. 70′s Days of rain: 7 I slept well last night for sure. Though I did wish I had more sleep. My stomach was…

Anchorage to Big Bear CG -Day 17

07.17.12 Day 17 Anchorage to Big Bear CG 71.17 miles, 962.47 trip miles 12.8 avg mph, ? max 5:32:29 ride time All pavement Mostly sunny. 70's Days of rain: 7 As I mentioned I didn't sleep well last night. My stomach and tired legs reminded me…

Big Bear RV'S Park to Anchorage - Day 16

07.16.12 Day 16 Big Bear RV'S Park to Anchorage 42.84miles, 891.3 trip miles 12.3 avg mph, ? max 3:28:54 ride time All pavement Clouds and some sun. 60's Days of rain: 7 It was another damp morning today. My poor tent got put away wet once more…

Trapper Creek Inn & RV Park to Big - Day 15

07.15.12 Day 15 Trapper Creek Inn & RV Park to Big Bear RV'S Park 80 miles, 848.46 trip miles 13.9 avg mph, 29 max 5:44:13 ride time All pavement Clouds and Rain. 50-60's Days of rain: 7 It rained all night and most of the morning. I don't think…

East Fork Chulitna to Trapper Creek Inn & RV Park - Day 14

07.15.12 Day 15 East Fork Chulitna to Trapper Creek Inn & RV Park 72.55 miles, 768.46 trip miles 13.2 mph, 31.9 max 5:29:08 ride time All pavement Clouds and Rain. 40-60's Days of rain: 6 Well last night I slept through multiple rain showers.…