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2014-04-18Release the Cows!
2014-04-19Need A List
2014-04-20Million Dollar Water
2014-04-23Peoria IL
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2014-04-25I'm in a flat land
2014-04-26Ghetto in the Fields
2014-04-27The Katy Trail
2014-04-30Hermann MO
2014-05-01Hermann to Jefferson City
2014-05-02The Mushroom Hunters
2014-05-03Enter the Ozarks
2014-05-04Ha Ha Tonka
2014-05-09Bennett Springs State Park
2014-05-10Barbed Wire and Mansions
2014-05-11Hello Arkansas
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2014-05-17Muddy Roads
2014-05-21The Ouachita Trail...
2014-05-25Farm to Market to Paris
2014-05-29Caddo National Grasslands
2014-05-30Salt Palace and Alligators
2014-06-06Waco Mammoth Site
2014-06-0710 Liters
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2014-06-12High Fences
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2014-06-14Del Rio
2014-06-19Into the Desert
2014-06-20Cold and Wet
2014-06-21Bicycler Bottleneck
2014-06-22Chisos Mountains
2014-06-23Chisos Mountain Lodge
2014-06-27Friday Night Light
2014-06-28Dust Devils
2014-07-02Crops in the Desert
2014-07-03Armpit of America
2014-07-04City of Rocks
2014-07-05Silver City
2014-07-10Gila National Forest
2014-07-11Peanut Butter
2014-07-12Last of the Washboards
2014-07-17El Malpais
2014-07-18Last Desert Stretch
2014-07-24Colorful Colorado
2014-07-25Between a Rock and a High Place
2014-07-26Cinnamon Pass
2014-07-273250 Miles

A map of my latest trip!

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good morning PowderhornCebolla Creeksage brush countryBlue Mesa ReservoirHighway 50rainbow in Gunnisonpacking upgoinggoinggone3250 milesputting a new floor in our cabin

3250 Miles

Sunday, July 27, 2014

tl;dr: I peddled into Gunnison and there ends my 3250 miles of peddling for this Journey. Back to Wisconsin.

3250 Miles For anybody who reads this blog regularly (hahaha snort), yes it took me a month to post this last entry. I am that lazy sometimes.

From my campsite I traveled down hill most of the way to Gunnison. What was left of mountains gave way to valleys and then to sage country without a tree in sight. I arrived in Gunnison mid-enough morning on a Sunday that I had to wait in line with the other tourists to get breakfast. A little while later I checked into a hotel for the week.

The week lasted two days.

Though I had a route planned that I probably only completed one-third of, circumstances have once again conspired to end another journey. I rented a car, loaded in my bicycle, and drove eighteen hours straight through back to Wisconsin. There I rode for another five hours to northern Wisconsin where the next two days were spent putting a new floor in our cabin.

In the end I peddled about 3250 miles.

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