Our most recent “update” post saw us to Michigan in late August. As I write, it’s late September and we are marking time near Manchester, New Hampshire. Let’s catch up. Michigan We blew through Michigan in 4 days, and it was a month ago so it’s a bit hazy. My main impressions are: Humidity! It wasn’t horribly hot, … More To the Sea. Almost.
Getting encouragement from strangers when we were creeping up a steep climb and my body was begging me to stop really buoyed our spirits. … More In Praise of Encouragement
In photos we always seem to be wearing the same clothes because we ARE always wearing the same clothes. … More What to Wear to a Cross-Country Bicycle Trip
We have decided to end our TransAm on 1 October 2016. We even know where and what time: Long Sands Beach in York, Maine, around 11a. … More Planning for Splashdown
Of the three (hills, heat and headwinds), headwinds are the most dastardly, wicked, and evil. We hate wind. … More Hell on Wheels: Hills, Heat and Headwinds
Even though we try to cycle within 50 feet of each other, that means that we spend a LOT of “alone time”. So, really, the question is, “How do we keep from being bored out of our minds as we cycle across the country?” … More Staying Sane in the Saddle