Photo Shoot: Northern Cascades

In my opinion, bicycle travel is truly the best way to experience the world. On July 6th, I climbed 5477 feet above sea level over the course of 60 miles. It was the hardest day I’ve ever ridden, but every second was worth it. What follows is a taste of my Northern Cascades experience. I’ve…

Becoming a Solo Woman Rider in Oregon

Anne woke up early and heated water for tea. She scurried around the church’s common room where I slept, getting her things together for her early morning bus ride. I leisurely awoke, knowing that today would be my first day of riding alone. Knowing that when she left, I would suddenly go from being part…

One and Done: California Coast

When I set out on this adventure, I had no idea how long California would take. I left on April 23rd, but only reached the end of this state after 6 weeks. I have ridden over 1300 miles. I have had a day or two where I’ve climbed over 3500 feet in a single day.…