Skip to content

Mud, Mud & more Mud!

July 29, 2011

I made it to the Yukon river after riding 59 miles yesterday…..by the way, took me 13 hours!  I had to walk up 2 hills that took me 1 1/2 hours to walk up (each).    It was a grueling walk up both hills…..there was so much mud from it raining that even with the brakes on, the bike kept sliding back down the hill….ugh!     I hope to make it to the end of Dalton Highway by tonight.  Then, it’s about 100-120 miles to Fairbanks.

Advertisements

From → Uncategorized

2 Comments
  1. Peter Dunlap-Shohl permalink

    Excellent news, Doug. Now it’s just a hop skip and jump to Anchorage. Wishing you tailwinds and clear but cool skies,

    Peter

  2. Anonymous permalink

    keep plugging away Doug.
    I am follow your trip via the BLOG.
    What and brave and determined Man you are.

    Mark N.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: