Monthly Archives: August 2012

Day 56: Eureka, MT – Libby, MT

Today’s riding companion: Lake Koocanusa! I left Eureka a bit on the late side given how “climby” I knew today’s ride was slated to be, not to mention the distance was getting towards long. I met another cyclist last night, … Continue reading

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Day 55: Whitefish, MT – Eureka, MT

Riding alone this morning was a bit sad, but while I wished for the company of my friends I couldn’t help but enjoy the ride. There were very few towns today, mostly just Flavie/Guffy and the logging trucks. And this: … Continue reading

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Day 54: Glacier Meadow RV Park – Whitefish, MT

Amazing amazing day with a bittersweet note. Today was my last day riding with my two good friends Ryan and Matthew. When I first met them, I was riding with my buddy Jakob (Aloha Jakob!). We were getting ready to … Continue reading

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Day 53: Cut Bank, MT – 5.8 miles West of Marias Pass

From endless flats to beautiful evergreen forests in the blink of an eye! Today the transition finally arrived. We left Cut Bank under drizzly skies but they soon turned into a hazy sort of clear that smelled of smoke. Wildfires … Continue reading

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Day 52: Gallata, MT – Cut Bank, MT

Today I’m headed for Glacier!!! More about Cut Bank at next Internet access… 🙂 Cut Bank was wonderful. Only one sad blip in the day: somewhere along the road, I lost my dear orange sweatshirt! I had it clipped to … Continue reading

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Day 51: Havre, MT – Galata, MT

First sighting of the Rockies!!! Rolling into Gallata I could see the big mountains off in the distance. I’m so excited for a big change in scenery. Montana is a huuuuuge state! Although Ryan looks like he’s on the telephone, … Continue reading

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Day 50: Rest Day in Havre!

The morning started off really well, with a conversation with two Australian motorcyclists from the Longriders club. They are on a great adventure across the country and reminded me particularly of Glen, both in temperament and excitement about Harley’s. Glenster, … Continue reading

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