Archive | August, 2007

Long Way Round – Part 6

07/29/07 Origin: New Meadows, Idaho (Last Chance Campground) Destination: West Yellowstone, Montana Mileage: 480 I woke up early to the sounds of the forest. I repacked all my gear and plotted the course for the day. I wanted to reach … Continue reading

My Long Way Round – Part 5

07/28/07 Origin: Couer D’Alene, Idaho Destination: New Meadows, Idaho (Last Chance Campground) Mileage: 271 I had about a day and a half off the saddle and I was anxious to get back on. I headed south to wrap around the … Continue reading

My Long Way Round – Part 4

07/27/07 Origin: Couer D’Alene, Idaho Destination: Couer D’Alene, Idaho Mileage: 0 I slept in until 11. It felt good to wake up and not worry about re-packing my gear, re-securing my luggage and re-routing for the new day’s travel. This … Continue reading

My Long Way Round – Part 3

07/26/07 Origin: Medicine Hat, Alberta Destination: Couer D’Alene, Idaho Mileage: 500 It was day four of my trip and I already had to change plans. Due to the delays I encountered the previous day, along with the my chain that … Continue reading

My Long Way Round – Part 2

07/25/07 Origin: Winnipeg, Manitoba Destination: Medicine Hat, Alberta Mileage: 650 I didn’t wake up as early as I wanted to. I was on the road around 9am, but I imagined myself starting off at sunset. Snooze button wins again. It … Continue reading