Day 8 : 0 mph 

Happy rest day!  We woke up early, went for coffee, and enjoyed the ‘cool’ weather (it’s currently 91).  Then, our besties, Jessie and Eddie came from Tucson to visit us in Prescott! We enjoyed tasting the delicious brews Prescott has to offer! ​​ Onward to Sedona tomorrow!

Day 6 : first flat!

Another long one, about 90 miles from Quartzsite to Wickenburg. It was basically all uphill with a headwind the entire way. We started around 5am and watched the sunrise again! The first 10 miles were on the freeway, which still sucked, but the remaining were on a pretty large shoulder with annoying bumps every 5… Continue reading Day 6 : first flat!

Background

An excerpt from Bicycling Across America by David Fenimore: April 16, 1986 Day 1 51.5 miles “We suited up and descended rolling terrain another ten miles, the last few in the dark, to Lake Henshaw, where we camped among the recreational vehicles. Our legs were so sore we could only walk sideways, like crabs, to… Continue reading Background