Days 80-90: Olympic Peninsula and metaphorical freight train to Portland

Days 81-2: Crescent lake We woke up in our hammocks in our less than legal camping spot on the Adventure route of the Olympic Discovery Trail.  We had been in contact with our good friend Lily the day before and knew we could take our time before meeting her in the more populated area of … Continue reading Days 80-90: Olympic Peninsula and metaphorical freight train to Portland

Days 75-80: CANADA: International Bike Trip WOOOOOO!

Day 76: Orcas Island rest day We woke up in the hiker/biker site on Orca's Island with some new friends.  After The Gabianelli's departed the night before we were hanging around camp when some new bikers rolled into the campground.  We knew that all the sites were taken, but we also know the pain of … Continue reading Days 75-80: CANADA: International Bike Trip WOOOOOO!

Days 67-75: The beginning of the end

Days 67-68: Washington pass (and Rainy Pass!) Our last passes of the Cascades were a double header.  The tallest and most formidable of range was Washington pass.  At 5453 ft it was the tallest thing we'd been to since Sherman but the climb was much longer.  We were also not so blessed in terms of … Continue reading Days 67-75: The beginning of the end