Monthly Archives: June 2011

Missoula

Okay, so first things first: I finally put together a Links page! You can click on the thing that says “Links,” or you can go here. Missoula, as it turns out, is pretty awesome. And not just because I surprised … Continue reading

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Our first thousand miles

Okay, so more about Wallace, Idaho: I really wish we’d known how cool of a little town it was, we might have planned a rest day there. But I’m going to stick with three things: 1. Like most western towns, … Continue reading

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One moose, a dozen turtles, and way too many bugs

After we left Spokane we spent a night in the home of another Warmshowers host just a few miles from the border to Idaho. Then we took the Centennial rail trail out as far as we could. On the trail … Continue reading

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Spokane!

This is our third day in Spokane, Washington. It’s a bigger city than I thought! We’ve been staying with John and Leah, who have also cycle toured (in Australia and New Zealand!) and have been really welcoming. They even picked … Continue reading

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Republic, Washington

Tonight Shawn and I are in the little town of Republic, Washington, staying in a yurt in the yard of Paul and Janine. Shawn and I have been finding hosts through Warm Showers, and this is one of the many … Continue reading

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Pictures!

Shawn took a bunch of pictures with a real camera, and they’re posted to his shiny new flickr account! Evidence that I managed to ride up to a mile-high mountain pass. Hells yes. As a reminder, if you’d like to … Continue reading

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First mountain passes

Oh man. There is no way I’m going to remember all the things I wanted to say. I have a feeling this is going to be a theme of the trip, and I really should get a little notebook and … Continue reading

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In Vancouver!

Yup! As of late last night, Shawn and I have arrived in Vancouver B.C., just in time for some absolutely gorgeous weather. It’s warm and sunny and just wonderful. Oh man, I wish I could remember all the things I … Continue reading

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