Day 17: Two Continental Divide crossings then limped into a bike shop in Helena, MT

We hit the road around 08:15 after a dehydrated oatmeal breakfast, of which we are becoming quite tired… We started climbing almost immediately- on a very rough road- and climbed without interruption for the next three hours or so until we crested Continental Divide crossing #3! We then had lots of ups and downs, into … Continue reading Day 17: Two Continental Divide crossings then limped into a bike shop in Helena, MT

Day 16: A very hard ~1/2 mile climb (Cont. Divide crossing #2) and a soft landing at the Llama farm!

After our usual large breakfast (when at a restaurant), picking up lunch at the grocery store (bagels, peanut butter & honey) and picking up our box of food at the PO, we hit the road around 09:30. It was an immediate climb and the upper 4.5 miles were really steep- we had to get off … Continue reading Day 16: A very hard ~1/2 mile climb (Cont. Divide crossing #2) and a soft landing at the Llama farm!