Cycle Touring

What I have learned while cycle touring.

Blog: New Zealand, North Island – Northland

Auckland, Helensville, Dargaville, Whangarei, Russell, Doubtless Bay, Kaitaia - 569km (Total 6119km cycled) Highlights: Back in New Zealand, cycling with friends, Boysenberry ice cream, beautiful...

Blog: Olympic National Park, Seattle and the San Juan islands

Seattle - Aberdeen (via San Juan islands) - 1046Km (Total 5550km cycled) Highlights: Beautiful weather, beautiful views, beautiful orcas and beautiful sunsets. A reminder of...

Blog: Two steps forward and one step back

Santa Barbara - Santa Fe - 65Km (Total 4570km cycled) Highlights : Train ride, great warmshowers hosts, Wiggos Gold in the Olympics, New Mexico green...

Blog: Pacific Coast of California – Part II

The Bay Area - Santa Barbara - 671Km (Total 4506km cycled) Highlights : 4 July picnic, yacf pootle, more cake, finishing our Pacific Coast adventure,...

Blog: Pacific Coast of California – Part I

Crescent City – San Francisco – 809Km (Total 3835km cycled) Highlights: Redwoods, bbq, sunshine, California Coast, Golden Gate Bridge and friends. Day 155 - June...

Blog: Pacific Coast Oregon

Portland - Astoria - Brookings - 778Km (Total 3026km cycled) Highlights: Rain, cheese, orca whales and, most importantly, being on the road again! Day 141...

Blog: “Is this the end of the beginning?”

Buenos Aries -135Km (Total 2119km cycled) Highlights: Warmshowers, America Embassy, Masa Criteria. Day 111-127 – April 28 - May 14 : Changing plans The last few weeks...

Blog: “Ruta de los Siete Lagos”

San Carlos de Bariloche, Villa Traful, San Martin de los Andes -205Km (Total 1984km cycled) Highlights: Chocolate, Crema de Mani ice cream, Le Tandem, lakes,...

Blog: “Dry? No dry?”

Coyhaique, Villa Manihuales, Puerto Puyuhuapi, La Junta, Villa Saint Lucia, Chaiten, Puerto Montt – 263km (Total 1734km cycled) Highlights: Very cold rain, well-deserved tarmac, long...

Blog: “Down that dusty road”

Cochrane, Puerto Tranquilo, Villa Cerro Castillo, Coyhaique - 220km (Total 1343Km cycled Highlights: Very rough 'corrugated' ripio, great weather, tailwinds, beautiful long climb and descent,...