Redefining Failure

It has been quite some time since my last post (besides the videos) and it feels a little weird to be back in this space after so long. Where do I begin? Literally a stones throw from the Mexican border we found out that our beloved travel companion, Fitzroy, had the beginning stages of heart … More Redefining Failure

California Magic

For the last month Alvin and I have been talking with other touring cyclists, travelers, locals, and each other about Big Sur. If you haven’t kept up with California weather news, earlier this year massive landslides took out a bridge and various stretches of road. One, that some people are calling the mother of all … More California Magic

California Love

After taking a day to clean up and rest in Fort Bragg we set off in the fog. The air was heavy and slightly misting. Our first encounter with subpar weather, I guess I can’t really complain. The weather continued to deteriorate and poured rain that night. To top it off a raccoon opened the … More California Love

The Lost Coast

Riding through the Redwoods was spectacular. We pedaled through massive trees in old growth forests and saw many animals, including this impressive buck. It was extremely windy leaving Arcata, pushing us 35 miles to Ferndale. The tiny historic town is the perfect entry into the lost coast. Fitzroy had an ear infection so we stayed another … More The Lost Coast

Oregon Coastline 

After two weeks on the Doss Farm, Alvin and I were feeling ready to hit the road and continue our long journey. Christie and Josh were nice enough to drive us to the coast. After a late lunch and a beer in Pacific City, they dropped us off at a county park campground full of … More Oregon Coastline 

Island Adventures

Thankful to be on the road again and eager to see Alvin and tell him of my good luck in Whitehorse, I drove most of the way down the Cassiar. Even though we had no communication about his location, I had a feeling where he might be. Just before the intersection for Stewart, I passed … More Island Adventures